Interview with Tarja August 15th, 2022


Ryan Murray | Co-Owner | Chief Editor | Contributor r.m.music84@gmail.com Tarja, one of the most influential and iconic women in the symphonic metal/metal scene, has been quite busy! After having released her first book “Singing In My Blood” in November of 2021, and catching up on the Raw tours with live music back in full … Continue reading Interview with Tarja August 15th, 2022

Review of Outlanders’ ”Land of Sea And Sun”


Ryan Murray | Co-Owner | Chief Editor | Contributor r.m.music84@gmail.com It’s that time again! Outlanders, the musical project that has been in the process for many years now is finally coming to fruition! Tarja Turunen (ex-Nightwish) and Torsten Stenzel have ingeniously forged alliances, forged from a friendship spanning many years. Outlander’s latest release entitled “Land … Continue reading Review of Outlanders’ ”Land of Sea And Sun”

Review of Outlander’s “The Sleeping Indian”


Ryan Murray | Co-Owner | Chief Editor | Contributor r.m.music84@gmail.com Outlanders, the musical project birthed out of an idea from Tarja Turunen and Torsten Stenzel, released their fourth single, “The Sleeping Indian”! Featuring guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani and Antiguan local rapper Nkoye Zifah, this track sets itself apart from the rest of the album! “The … Continue reading Review of Outlander’s “The Sleeping Indian”

Review of ‘World in My Eyes’ by Outlanders


Ryan Murray | Co-Owner | Chief Editor | Contributorr.m.music84@gmail.com Once again, Outlanders has done it again! Tarja and Torsten released another offering from their project, this time with a familiar song. “World in My Eyes” (Depeche Mode), feat. Vernon Reid. (Living Colour)  Vernon Reid is insanely talented, and his work on this song doesn’t disappoint! … Continue reading Review of ‘World in My Eyes’ by Outlanders

Review of ‘The Cruellest Goodbye’ by Outlanders


Review by Ryan Murray | February 26, 2022 Outlanders is so far exceeding all expectations I ever had about this project! “The Cruellest Goodbye”, the second offering from Outlanders (Tarja Turunen and Torsten Stenzel), featuring the amazing Al Di Meola, has successfully blended, in such a beautiful way, different genres of music and should be … Continue reading Review of ‘The Cruellest Goodbye’ by Outlanders

Review of ’Closer to the Sky’ by Outlanders


Ryan Murray | Chief Editor | November 26, 2021 THE TIME FOR OUTLANDERS IS FINALLY HERE!  Tarja has had this project in mind for quite some time, and in 2010 the work began. She then approached a longtime friend, Torsten Stenzel because of his lifelong knowledge and work with electronic music for many years. This … Continue reading Review of ’Closer to the Sky’ by Outlanders