|Limited Edition 3rd album from German Prog band based on Stephen King’s The Dark Tower
Format: CD / Cat No: PPRCD076 / Released: 10/12/2019
Track Listing: CD 1: 1. A Tower In The Clouds (4:50) / 2. The Last Living Member (11:55) - I. A Mystical Structure / II. Roland Of Gilead / III. Maerlyn's Rainbow / 3. Jake's Destiny (14:06) - I. The Painted Pictures / II. Relentless Pursuit / III. 1919 Midworld / 4. The Sorcerer (17:37) - I. Evil Forces Of The Dark Side / II. Distracting Illusions / III. Arra / 5. The Final Attempt (9:31) / 6. The Gunslinger's Creed (15:20) - I. Roland's Revenge / II. The Sorcerer - Reign Of Darkness / III. The Secret Place Of No Return / IV. Our Savior
CD 2: Bonus disc including full instrumental version
More information: Rock Opera by M. Mau & M. Schnella based on the novel "The Dark Tower" by Stephen King. Catchy yet intricate progressive rock, with great musicianship.
Line-up: Melanie Mau - lead & harmony vocals / Martin Schnella - guitars (6- & 12-string acoustic, 6-,7- & 8-string electric, Classical, baritone), bass, lead & harmony vocals, composer, mixing / Marek Arnold - piano, organ, Mellotron, synth, Strings, soprano, alto & tenor saxophones, string arrangements (1) / Niklas Kahl - drums
Guests: Ossy Pfeiffer - lead vocals (5) / Mathias Ruck - lead vocals (2-6) / Glynn Morgan - lead vocals (2-6) / Alexander Weyland - lead vocals (2-4,6) / Johan Hallgren - lead vocals (2-4,6) / Siobhán Kennedy - lead vocals (4), spoken word (1,6) / Gary Wehrkamp - vocals (1,5) / Leo Margarit - vocals (1,5,6) / David Anderson - spoken words (4,5) / Anish Jewel Mau - spoken words (4,5) / Jens Kommnick - whistles (1-4,6), Uilleann Pipes (3,4,6), cello (1,3,5), violin (1), mandolin (3,6) / Eric Brenton - violin & viola (1-4,6) / Nathan Brenton (Neal Morse) - cello & string arrangements (1-4,6) / Lars Lehmann - fretted (2-4) & fretless (3,4) basses / Dave Meros - bass (5,6), bass synth (5) / Jimmy Keegan - drums (1,3,4,6), cajon (3), vocals (1) / José Pepe Jimenez - Latino percussion (3) / Fabian Gödecke - marching toms (6)