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Second single “Jingle Bells” from Tarja’s upcoming album “Dark Christmas” OUT NOW!
ALBUM TO BE RELEASED ON NOVEMBER 10th, 2023 ON earMUSIC
EXCLUSIVE ALBUM PRE-LISTENING EVENTS ANNOUNCED
Shortly after having announced her upcoming new Christmas album “Dark Christmas” and the first single “Frosty The Snowman”, Tarja takes us further on the journey to explore a more mysterious side of the season with the second single “Jingle Bells”.
When Tarja Turunen lends her enchanting voice to this timeless holiday classic, the result is nothing short of magical. With her operatic prowess and ethereal vocal delivery, Tarja transforms this normally cheerful tune into a dark and mystical winter wonderland.
LISTEN TO “JINGLE BELLS” HERE
THE VIDEO FOR “JINGLE BELLS” IS AVAILABLE HERE
“Dark Christmas” will be presented in selected DOLBY ATMOS theaters all over the world. An exclusive opportunity to get ready to experience a festive season like never before. With Dolby Atmos, every music note will come to life in a way that will leave you spellbound. The 12 album songs are made available with an immersive DOLBY ATMOS audio mix specially conceived for the ultimate album listening in selected cinemas prepared for that extent.
GET TICKETS FOR PARTICIPATING COUNTRIES HERE
With enchanting and captivating renditions of well-known Christmas carols, such as Wham!’s “Last Christmas”, Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You”, Paul McCartney’s “Wonderful Christmastime”, classics such as “Jingle Bells”, “Frosty The Snowman” and “Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer”, as well as Tarja’s brand new original song “Dark Christmas”, it’s the perfect album for those who want to embrace the holiday spirit while exploring a more mysterious side of the season.
“It was fascinating to dive into this new world. You will appreciate these Christmas songs with our spooky arrangements truly sound in a way they never did before. It was my pleasure to team up once again with Jim Dooley and Tim Palmer. I hope you will dig in our take of a Dark Christmas spirit.” – Tarja
The release is accompanied by 12 music videos – a video for each album song as well as a full-length music feature film made available with DOLBY ATMOS immersive audio mix on all supporting platforms.
PRE-ORDER “DARK CHRISTMAS” HERE
“Dark Christmas” will be released on 1CD Digipak, 2LP (Gatefold, 180g, black), Ltd. Christmas Green Splatter 2LP (Gatefold, 180g), and on Digital.
EXCLUSIVE CINEMA SCREENINGS
Mexico (November 8th, time TBC):
Mexico City – CINEMEX SANTA FE
Mexico City – CINEMEX PLAZA ORIENTE
Mexico City – CINEMEX UNIVERSIDAD
Mexico City – CINEMEX REFORMA 222
Mexico City – CINEMEX ARAGÓN
Estado de México – CINEMEX MUNDO E
Lomas Verdes – CINEMEX
Guadalajara – CINEMEX PLAZA SANIA
León de los Aldama – CINEMEX MARKET PLAZA MAYOR
Monterrey – CINEMEX FIESTA ANÁHUAC
Puebla – CINEMEX PUEBLA
Querétaro – CINEMEX PLAZA BOULEVARES
Finland (November 6th, time 6pm):
Helsinki - TENNISPALASTI
Tampere - PLEVA
Turku – KINOPALASTI
Germany (November 6th, time 8pm):
Berlin - UCI LUXE MERCEDESPLATZ
Bochum - UCI RUHR PARK
Dresden – UCI ELBE PARK
Duisburg - UCI BUISBURG
Hamburg - UCI MUNDSBURG
Argentina (November 6th, time 7pm):
Buenos Aires - CINEPOLIS RECOLETA
Buenos Aires - CINEPOLIS PILAR
Buenos Aires - CINEMA LA PLATA
Buenos Aires - CINEMACENTER BAHIA BLANCA
Neuquen - CINEPOLIS NEUQUEN
TARJA ON DARK CHRISTMAS TOUR IN 2023
Dec 3 – Sofia, BG (NDK)
Dec 4 – Bucharest, RO (Arenele Romane)
Dec 5 – Cluj-Napoca, RO (Form Space)
Dec 7 – Berlin, DE (Passionskirche)
Dec 8 – Bochum, DE (Christuskirche)
Dec 10 – Kerimäki, FI (Kerimäen Puukirkko)
Dec 11 – Salo, FI (Uskelan Kirkko)
Dec 13 – Kouvola, FI (Kuusankosken Kirkko)
Dec 14 – Tampere, FI (Tuomiokirkko)
Dec 17 – Desden, DE (Alter Schlachthof)
Dec 19 – Olomouc, CZ (Flora)
Dec 20 – Brno, CZ (Sono Centrum Brno)
Dec 21 – Ostrava, CZ (Gong)
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