…..just landed at eil.com are these superb rarities from the Finnish power metal act ‘Nightwish’, a symphonic metal band from Kitee, Finland. The band was formed in 1996 by lead songwriter and keyboardist Tuomas Holopainen, guitarist Emppu Vuorinen, and lead singer Tarja Turunen. They are the third-best-selling band and musical entity in Finland with certified sales of nearly 900,000 certified copies. The group is also the most successful Finnish band worldwide, selling more than 8 million records and receiving more than 60 gold and platinum awards, having released five Number 1 albums and thirteen Number 1 singles.
From rockerteeshirts.com ALBUM SALES IN THE U.S. HAVE NOW TOPPED $3 BILLION Who’s buying all the vinyl? It’s not just aging hippies nostalgic for the days when they rolled joints on the back of album covers. Somewhat surprisingly, the millennials, people who weren’t born until vinyl was considered passé, are […]
From Rolling Stone: Smashing Pumpkins have unveiled new song “Solara,” founding members Billy Corgan, James Iha and Jimmy Chamberlin’s first new track together in 18 years. On the Rick Rubin-produced song, which also features longtime guitarist Jeff Schroeder, Corgan sings over churning melodies and skittering beats, “I’m nothing but a body […]
The latest edition of Classic Pop celebrates the 30th anniversary of the platinum selling album ‘In Visible Silence’. What a clever, complex and influential album it is… Now, Anne Dudley ‘Plays The Art Of Noise’, out now and available from Amazon here eil.com grew up on a diet of ZTT […]