WITH the release of Tarja’s upcoming studio album “The Shadow Self” only being six weeks away, the queen of heavy rock released the official music video for her new single “Innocence” last week. (See below)
Directed by Argentinean movie director Mariano Cattaneo and filmed in
Buenos Aires, the video has a movie like optic and a corresponding,
“Innocence” captures the essence of Tarja: her unique way
of melting heavy rock and classical music.
Adding a melancholic piano etude
inspired by Chopin, a driven beat and a striking chorus, the first single from “The
Shadow Self” leads the way to even more inspiring music of Tarja.
The song is available as iTunes Instant Grat with immediate effect as part of
the preorder of “The Shadow Self”: smarturl.it/Tarja_TSS_iTunes
The single and video versions of “Innocence” will also be available as part of
the limited box set of “The Shadow Self” in an exclusive
“The Shadow Self” is to be released on August 5th, 2016 in
various formats, including 1CD Standard Edition, Special Edition
Digipak CD+DVD, Limited Box Set (CD+DVD “The Shadow Self”, 7”vinyl+CD
“Innocence”, 7”vinyl+CD “No Bitter End”, picture frame, 3 postcards, poster,
t-shirt in size L), 2LP+Download and Digital.
You can read Andy Gillen's review of the prequel album, 'The Brightest Void' here.