Tarja kreeg naamsbekendheid toen zij de zangeres was van Nightwish. Artiest: Tarja Turunen Titel: In The Raw Label: EAR MUSIC Gegevensdrager: Vinyl + Download Aantal gegevensdragers: 2 Genre: Metal EAN: 4029759141273 Prolific in recent years, the former Nightwish front lady has pumped out a diverse mix of material from Christmas themed albums such as 2017’s From Spirits and Ghosts , to collaborations, including 2014’s Beauty and The Beat . Let it go, let it go! in your silent masquerade CD - 11.99 EUR 4.99 EUR. I thought initially that it was not going to fit the album and the other songs that I had at that time. earMusic. When I composed the melodies, one line came clearly to me: Spirits of the Sea. Go on and find the prince of crime Looking at the mirror, asking questions with old, weary eyes I am the present without knowledge, without warning Railroads 05. Zoals oude heavy-rock albums klinken. Three years on from her last album, 2016’s “The Shadow Self”, “In The Raw” finds Tarja and her beautiful voice sounding, as ever, truly stunning. They’ll always know “Apparently, it seems like I wrote weird lyrics, yet I pulled inspiration from one book. I miss that big ballads a bit, so I decided to give it a try myself with the help of my friend Matthias Lindblom. Now 13 years later Tarja is releasing her 6 th rock album, In the Raw. Listen free to Tarja – In The Raw (Dead Promises, Goodbye Stranger and more). Facing the darkness, escaping that madness I have lived in Argentina many years, so I felt the connection and inspiration to write a story about it. Underway to dwell the longer on your memory And then I remembered reading the news of the incident of the ARA San Juan submarine from Argentina. © 2019 earMUSIC, a project of Edel Germany GmbH. 10. 2CD-Digi - 18.99 EUR. This mortal coil year after year recalled a sad charade Won’t hear me cry It’s so old I can’t even remember when I started writing it, for the first or second album? through the lightning path in black and white Life without meaning, is no life at all I have always loved theatre and drama. When we had finished writing the song, I already felt it as one of the strongest songs from the album. Her solo career consists of 4 rock albums, 2 winter albums and a classical album she put out in 2015. I live inside of you Even though this time we didn’t sit in the same room while the song was shaped, still I have to say this one makes me very happy and proud. I love piano as an instrument. It was dark, sad. Suddenly the whole world was hoping that this ship could be found and the impact was huge. We used a very famous quote from Ridley Scott’s film Blade Runner. cuts the strings to life while golden When it comes to orchestra and choir, he is the one that I want next to me. 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Rings of fire, monastery, ancient martial arts we are floating 3. He sent me a demo with the seed for Spirits. Working with many of the same musicians and production team as before, the intention was to bring out the idea of rawness to match the feelings Tarja was having from the very beginning of the process. Simply put, “In The Raw” is a gold-plated work of wonder. I loved writing these dreamy, but dark lyrics on this particular song as a reminder. Red arises in the sky of Sunday morning For me, who is used to have keyboards, orchestra and other elements on my productions, it feels super different to write a song where the power comes from drums, bass, guitars and voice only. There is no life in death No one can tell the games that we play will last forever In The Raw is Tarja’s fifth solo album, and exhibits a stormier sound than past efforts – a tad more muscular, a little rougher and denser, and thus more experimental, perhaps. Precisely this raw, aggressive, edgy sound was common to other demos of the album too. seven alternative versions, limited O-card digipak, 64 pages photo book and three This song was in the making from the sessions of my previous album. “I really like how the guitar sounds: in your face,” she says. 5. Working with many of the same musicians and production team as before, the intention was to bring out the idea of rawness to match the feelings Tarja was having from the very beginning of the process. The whole “In The Raw” album is a journey, in a way. Seeking for truth 44 and me TARJA – In The Raw, 2019 Tarja's siebenter Studiodreher IN THE RAW ist ein sehr trügerisches Hörvergnügen geworden! “The sonic landscape on In The Raw is very well balanced and as usual Tarja uses her gracious soprano voice to maneuver through all of it.”, “In The Raw is a very versatile album that shows Tarja is still capable of grabbing and holding our attention after all these years.”, 1. De instrumentatie zorgt hier en daar voor wat extra body van de composities, die grotendeels leunen op beklijvende refreinen. Discount: -20%; Release date: 2019; Duration: 56:55; Size, Mb: 132.38; Format: MP3, 320 kbps. I borrowed from Shakespeare the perfect text for some spoken words amazingly enounced by my mixing engineer and friend Tim Palmer. We worked together on the song to get it heavier and rougher. Drowned by rain of thorns and petals falling at her curtain call Wait for me at the edge of the sky In The Raw is misschien wel hèt album waarop Tarja alle energie van rock en metal heeft omarmd zonder dat haar karakteristieke melodische stijl daarbij verloren is gegaan. distort your sight Goodbye Stranger (with Cristina Scabbia) and you’ll soon wake up to see 01. In the raw LP – Nu online bestellen – Vind meer Bands voor de beste prijzen bij Large! but I can't remember A classic that sets the tone for the story in the song “All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain”.” I couldn't take it out of my head. Vinyl-Boxset - 54.99 EUR 44.99 EUR. 1. Favorites are Silent Masquerade, Tears in Rain, Railroads. I traveled a long way to find out what is near The heavy, yet melodic song draws inspiration from the book “Aleph” by Brazilian writer Paulo Coelho. I am the face in the mirror During her now-fourteen-year solo career, Finnish singer Tarja Turunen has been nothing if not prolific. Björn “Speed” Strid from Soilwork is a talented singer who I have been admiring for a long time. Dead Promises (with Björn "Speed" Strid) 02. He gave me the flavour I was looking for the song. Elvenking Reader of the runes - divination. After years, he also understands my voice and music taste better, so the writing process is easier in every way. In every step of the way Railroads Frozen tiger statues round us, In the darkness, a crying marionette, Privacy Policy ❘  It was nice to write few lines in Finnish for the song, which I hadn’t done in years. I am honoured to have her voice on my record and on this particular song, where I could have her very well present. “If I’m singing powerfully, I need something powerful behind me so that I don’t feel like I am left alone.” Fans will find that the album includes an amazing duet version of the song with guest vocals by Björn “Speed” Strid of Soilwork. Like tears in rain Three years on from her last album, 2016’s “The Shadow Self”, “In The Raw” finds Tarja and her beautiful voice sounding, as ever, truly stunning. like tears in rain, I wrote apparently weird lyrics, but inspired in one book. Film music still today is a great inspiration to me when writing songs. crawling shadows, cut out silhouettes Songwriters of my very first single “I walk alone” Mattias and Anders, are involved on this one again. In The Raw is wederom een degelijk solo-album van Tarja Turunen, waarop haar zangpartijen centraal staan. Now I’m drifting away, It all made sense when I had the general idea for this orchestral song ready. I started my musical studies with piano playing when I was young and nowadays I write my songs with it. On In the Raw, released on August 30, 2019, composer and vocalist Tarja Turunen joined forces with other Heavy Metal vocalists such as Soilwork vocalist Björn "Speed" Strid, Tommy Karevik of Kamelot, and Lacuna Coil's Cristina Scabbia, thus including in the album vocal collaborations with them. He did a great job where you can hear his amazing vocal range.”, “The search of the raw sound in a song found its best expression with “Goodbye Stranger”. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2019 CD release of In The Raw on Discogs. It had been on my mind for a long time that I would like to sing along with my friend Cristina Scabbia. Tarja* In The Raw ‎ (2xLP, Album, Ltd ... Great album and Tarja's strongest effort since Colours In The Dark. In general I like to give my guest vocalists lot of space in my productions so the collaboration becomes lot more enjoyable experience.” I felt the strong guitar part was perfect for “In The Raw”. like a shadow play we can’t forget NIGHTWISH Over the hills & far away. We are gone Burning inside of us remain their eternal flames Come show me the love that fills your heart Let the sunlight dry our tears I felt that I needed to have a piano song on the album. “Serene” has a deep connection and bond with the fact of me becoming a mother few years ago. imprisoned by our memories Black skies, light up diamonds in your eyes is never more In the raw, “Johnny Andrews can make me fly with his ideas for new songs! I loved adding a few operatic vocals on the song, which has become my trademark since the beginning of my rock career. The Ashrays chanting with their velvet silver hair Got to give it to hear and her team for the packaging on this one, you can tell every single detail was looked after! Lush TARJA "In the raw" box set incl. Arbeit macht frei never back In the Raw is the eighth studio album released by Finnish vocalist and composer Tarja Turunen. Featuring nothing more than straightforward, mostly metallic grooves, opener “Dead Promises” and the following two songs demonstrate Tarja at her most predictable and echo 2004-era Nightwish, only with a lot less memorable hooks and certainly less inspiration. It is time, it is time of what came before Shadow Play, CD Digipak, 2LP (Picture Disc) incl. very heavy at the same time. 3. The record was released on 30 August 2019. The story on this one is very personal to me and it took courage to get it out, but I am happy I did it because now I feel liberated. The song has a special airy, light, spatial, floating feeling on it despite being I'll go Stay true Label Contact. I wanted to write a song that had a massive orchestra to finish my album with a bang. Is not the future we see, $1.20. Goodbye Stranger (Ft. Cristina Scabbia) Lyrics. I envisioned what these men and woman of the crew and their loved ones might have gone through. But some things are worth waiting for until the time is right. Who we are The whole album is a journey, in a way. He came up with this guitar based great tune and I liked the mood of it since the first listening. 8. It feels like a self-discovery journey once again. just the fading sense Matching the stunning power of Tarja’s voice with a thunderous guitar, the aggression she speaks of is brought to the front, not threatening to shatter something fragile, but reinforcing its power. [14], All information from the album booklet. Tears In Rain 04. Because our MP3s have no DRM, you can play it on any device that supports MP3, even on your iPod! The funny thing is, ‘Railroads’ is a very old song that I have had on demo for years. It become a crazy, colourful, obscure and at the same time comforting song. TARJA In the raw BOX SET. [13], In the Raw has been widely acclaimed by both heavy metal fans and music critics in general, as Gary Hernandez from "Metal Temple" wrote: "In the Raw reminds us how good Symphonic Metal can be: Vocal performances executed to perfection, versatile songwriting, thoughtful arrangements, deeply talented musicians, excellent production values". Writing a story about a marionette’s life was inspiring and beautiful. BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA Legacy of the dark lands. Bart Hendrickson is one of them. You’ll see this moment will redeem the past When he accepted to take part in my song, I knew it would be just amazing. On 12 September 2019, Turunen started the "Raw Tour" to promote the "In the Raw" album. I suffocate In the Raw Tarja. Title Writer(s) Length 1. Just fly Latest album In the Raw certainly lives up to the impression given by its title-at least for the first three songs anyway. all of it washed away I loved working with him on this one. In ‘Aleph’, he goes on a train journey through Siberia, and he writes a book based on his spiritual experiences in that trip. It was this idea that struck Finnish singer Tarja Turunen as she began work on her seventh solo album, “In The Raw”. But that’s how I love it! In The Raw is een album waar ik … But what strikes me the most, is the packaging. Take it slow, take it slow Pretty much in synch with the album theme it starts with the famous: “All that glitters is not gold” And the complete “Raw” concept started to take shape. The funny thing is, ‘Railroads’ is a very old song which I have had on demo for years. "Goodbye Stranger" (featuring Cristina Scabbia) Turunen Scholpp 5:12 3. Shop Vinyl and CDs and complete your Tarja* collection. I wanted to go beyond everything and think about my own journey and myself. [12] However, many of its shows were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. About File Formats. Where the stars can’t reach, 2. A sad song needs a sad story. Tarja has toured the world playing clubs, theatres and large festivals. Felt grey and cold the moment you went away from me Opening herself up more than ever before, she says she was left feeling naked by her honesty, but also pleased at where she had gone with her words. My dream became reality on this one. Tears In Rain Her fans supported her since her first solo release in 2006 Henkäys ikuisuudesta . Everything’s serene You And I 06. Working with many of the same musicians and production team as before, the intention was to bring out the idea of rawness to match the feelings Tarja was having from the very beginning of the process. How much I love working with film composer Jim Dooley!!! Is it so, is it so you can’t trust your wings Who will know? Like crazy :) exclusive double picture LP, download card, exclusive bonus CD "Extra raw" incl. 7. "Dead Promises" (featuring Björn Strid) Tarja Turunen Alex Scholpp 5:50 2. Released August 30, 2019. Conquering new worlds further than before Serene She is a lyric soprano and has a vocal range of three octaves. Spirits Of The Sea The raw sound of rhythm guitars in general gives me the energy that I need in order to feel relaxed while I sing. Why crave to hold your breath? by Mike Huck / Tweet Pin It. Tarja wilde een album maken dat direct klonk, echt en urgent. Smiled away with such a beauty ever seen before Track listing No. Temptation keeps you satisfied, As the saying goes, not all that glitters is gold. Before my own vocal recordings began, I thought of the possibility to have this song as a duet on the album. Tarja - In the Raw 10 songs lyrics: Dead Promises, Railroads, Spirits of the Sea, Tears in Rain, Goodbye Stranger, You and I, The Golden Chamber: Awaken / Loputon yö / Alchemy, Silent Masquerade, Serene, Shadow Play laurel wreath, the bells of glory But then again, not all that is gold necessarily glitters. 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