…..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.
……sick of Noddy Holder, Shakin’ Stevens, Wham and the rest of ’em? Well, here is the result of (quite literally) minutes of office debate/research, as to the very best vinyl records with a festive flavour currently in stock, not a turkey in sight…..
……in November EMI are finally getting round to giving a legitimate release for Queen’s much-bootlegged 1975 Hammersmith Odeon performance, giving us at Eil Towers the perfect opportunity to show off our carefully chosen Top 5 Queen rarities. Be warned, there are some incredibly rare items here, and with Queen remaining […]
Metallica are only a quarter of the way into making their new album, according to guitarist Kirk Hammett. The metal giants are currently in the early stages of what will be the follow-up to 2008’s ‘Death Magnetic’. Speaking in a new interview with Billboard, Hammett said that while the band […]