Seven years after leaving Nightwish, Tarja Turunen now releases her first solo live DVD. The label calls her “the brightest star of the Finnish rock scene” so I am very curious to see what she does today. The DVD is a mixture of two concerts, filmed in an opera house in the Argentinean city of Rosario. The old building with its high ... more/mehr
Beauty and the Beat
“The Beauty And The Beat” should have been a one-time thing only. But the response was so positive, or was it the money that the unique project was taken on a world tour and recorded for a DVD. Tarja Turunen (former Nightwish) and Mike Terrana (former Axel Rudi Pell, Rage and a lot of others) know each other for a long time and at ... more/mehr
Live In London DVD
That there would be a corresponding offering in audio and vision to their reunion tour was as clear as a value-added tax increase. But what the heck! In any case, this DVD is not only fun for nostalgics. It´s a sheer delight to see exceptional guitarist Alex Skolnick play again outside of the jazz sector. The setlist is, of course, ... more/mehr
The Big 4
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The DVD consists of the live performances of the four line-ups in the Sonisphere festival in Sofia, Bulgaria in 2010. I recommend the 2-disc DVD to anyone, who is or ever was a fan of the living legends.
The first on the DVD is Anthrax, which was musically the best. The set list is enough to make almost any fan drool; “Got ... more/mehr
Live at the Bowl ´68
The Live at the Bowl `68 is seen as a landmark for the The Doors and just about every fan has heard of it. As far as “dead” bands go, the general disappointment of not being able to see them live is compensated by these live DVDs.
So, thus the live DVD is out and all the fans are amazed. The non-fans not so much. This DVD ... more/mehr
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