From Metal Hammer.
Now, to celebrate Easter, the same talented carillionist, David Drambyan, has recorded his own take on Metallica‘s For Whom The Bell Tolls. Because Easter isn’t just about chocolate eggs and M&S’ increasingly gratuitous selection of hot cross buns. No, it’s about rocking out in front of some church bells with a couple of headbanging children.
But what is a carillion, we hear you ask? Well, we didn’t know either, so we Googled it. According to Wikipedia, a carillion is: “A musical instrument that is typically housed in the bell tower (belfry) of a church or municipal building. The instrument consists of at least 23 cast bronze, cup-shaped bells, which are played serially to produce a melody, or sounded together to play a chord. A traditional manual carillon is played by striking a keyboard – the stick-like keys of which are called batons – with the fists, and by pressing the keys of a pedal keyboard with the feet.”
So now you know.
History will be made for another reason on April 19, as Drambyan releases his album, BeerdigungsLäuten UnTot, where the carillion is featured as an instrument in a rock band for the very first time. Pre-order is available now.
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Metallica - An Interview With Lars Ulrich - UK - vinyl LP - £15.00, $18.30, €16.65 (New Item) (arrived 11-Sep-2019 09:49)
METALLICA An Interview With Lars Ulrich (Circa 1988 UK Limited Edition LP pressed on Red Vinyl, featuring an interview with Lars believed to be from around the Master Of Puppets tour, spoken in both English& Danish. The unique picture sleeve shows some ring wear yet the vinyl is Excellent with few signs of play PORK1)
Metallica - The $5.98 E.P. - Garage Days Re-Revisited - 1st - UK - 12" vinyl - £20.00, $24.40, €22.20 (New Item) (arrived 11-Sep-2019 09:47)
METALLICA The $5.98 E.P. - Garage Days Re-Revisited (1987 UK first issue 4-track 12" EP, the first recording made with Jason Newsted playing bass after the death of Cliff Burton, consisting entirely of covers of late '70s & early '80s hard rocksongs, including Helpless [Diamond Head], Crash Course In Brain Surgery [Budgie], The Small Hours [Holocaust] & Last Caress/Green Hell [The Misfits]. The sleeve shows only minor storage wear and the vinyl looks barely played METAL112)
Metallica - And Justice For All - Japanese - 2-LP vinyl set - £95.00, $115.90, €105.45 (New Item) (arrived 16-Aug-2019 10:51)
METALLICA ...And Justice For All (1988 Japanese limited edition 10-track double LP, including the classics, One, Harvester Of Sorrow plus the exclusive bonus track, The Prince, picture sleeve with fold-out illustrated Japanese/lyric inserts. Thesleeve displays minimal wear and the vinyl looks barely played 25AP-5178~9)
Metallica - Hardwired... To Self-Destruct - 180gram Vinyl - UK - 2-LP vinyl set - £18.00, $21.96, €19.98 (Back In Stock) (arrived 12-Aug-2019 11:09)
METALLICA Hardwired... To Self-Destruct (2016 UK & European limited edition 12-track double LP pressed on Heavyweight Vinyl including the singles Hardwired, Moth Into Flame, Atlas Rise!, Now That We're Dead and Spit Out The Bone, housedin the gatefold picture sleeve with two lyric sheets and a download code voucher. Both the sleeve and vinyl remain in near 'as new' condition!)
Metallica - Hardwired... To Self-Destruct - 180gram Vinyl - Sealed - UK - 2-LP vinyl set - £24.99, $30.49, €27.74 (New Item) (arrived 12-Aug-2019 11:01)
METALLICA Hardwired... To Self-Destruct (2016 UK & European limited edition 12-track double LP pressed on Heavyweight Vinyl including the singles Hardwired, Moth Into Flame, Atlas Rise!, Now That We're Dead and Spit Out The Bone, housedin the gatefold picture sleeve with two lyric sheets and a download code voucher and remains factory seaked from new in the hype stickered shrink)
Metallica - Metallica - UK - 2-LP vinyl set - £40.00, $48.80, €44.40 (New Item) (arrived 19-Jul-2019 14:05)
METALLICA Metallica (2008 UK 12-track double vinyl LP issue of their 1991 eponymously titled fifth studio album [also known as The Black Album], including the singles Enter Sandman, The Unforgiven, Nothing Else Matters, Wherever I May Roam and Sad but True. The spot-lacquered single pocket picture sleeve has light shelfwear to the edges but comes with the lyric insert and despite some light cosmetic paper surface scuffs, the vinyl appears in excellent condition with minimal signs of play)
Metallica - Death Magnetic - UK - vinyl box set - £65.00, $79.30, €72.15 (New Item) (arrived 15-Jul-2019 09:33)
METALLICA Death Magnetic (2008 UK issue limited edition 10-track 5-LP set pressed on 45RPM 180gram Audiophile Vinyl - produced by the legendary Rick Rubin, Metallica's 9th studio album 'Death Magnetic' was recorded in Sound City Studios[Nirvana] and is the first time they have recorded outside of the Bay Area since the making of 'The Black Album' at One-on-One Studios in '90 & '91. Each album is issued in a picture sleeve and all housed in a deluxe metallic-embossed picture box with lyric insert. The box has a few light storage marks and the vinyl appears barely played)
Metallica - And Justice For All + obi - Japanese - 2-LP vinyl set - £195.00, $237.90, €216.45 (New Item) (arrived 14-May-2019 10:40)
METALLICA ...And Justice For All (1988 Japanese limited edition 10-track double LP, including the classics, One, Harvester Of Sorrow plus the exclusive bonus track, The Prince, picture sleeve complete with fold-out illustrated Japanese/lyric inserts & 'New King Of Heavy Metal' obi-strip. The sleeve & obi both displays minimal wear or signs of age, whilst the vinyl looks barely played. An outstanding example and one of the best we have ever seen 25AP-5178~9)
Metallica - Interview Picture Disc Set - UK - 7" picture disc - £35.00, $42.70, €38.85 (New Item) (arrived 29-Apr-2019 11:12)
METALLICA Interview Picture Disc (Great set of FOUR 1987 UK limited edition 7" interview picture discs containing rare and spontaneous interviews with the stars. These interviews are exclusive to Baktabak records and have not been heard by anyone apart from the interviewer prior to release. Each disc features a picture of a band member from the '....And Justice From All' period as well as a group picture, displayed in a PVC hanging pack with heading card BAKPAK1015)
Metallica - Ride The Lightning - 45 RPM Series - Sealed - US - 2-LP vinyl set - £125.00, $152.50, €138.75 (New Item) (arrived 07-Mar-2019 14:07)
METALLICA Ride The Lightning (Sealed 2008 US limited edition 8-track double LP pressed on 45rpm 180gram Vinyl & Half Speed Mastered at Mobile Fidelity from the original analog master tapes, housed in a heavy duty gatefold picture sleevewith unique wraparound belly band stating 'Metallica Like You've Never Heard Them Before…'. This collector's copy is sealed & unopened in the original custom stickered tearbag. The vinyl is Mint)