18-piece Italian prog ‘orchestra’ Ainur have launched a brand new video for Spirit Of Hearth. It is taken from the band’s upcoming album Battle Of The Jewels which will likely be launched by way of Rockshots Information on March 19.
As with all their earlier releases, Battle Of The Jewels is impressed by the works of fantasy writer J. R. R. Tolkien. Spirit Of Hearth options visitor appearances from Sons Of Apollo‘s Derek Sherinian, Labyrinth singer Roberto Tiranti and narrator Ted Nasmith. You’ll be able to watch the video under.
“After we realised that Roberto can be a visitor on this album, we had little question of which track he was excellent for,” say the band. “Spirit of Hearth is essentially the most iconic observe on the album, as a result of it offers with one of many best characters that Tolkien has ever invented: Fëanor, the mightiest of Elves. He has a spirit of fireplace and on this track, Luca (that’s the principal composer of this one) had the identical spirit. Large guitar riffs, chords, and progressions, but in addition choirs and melodies which can be one among Luca’s most attribute types. Roberto put the icing on the cake and made this track epic and unforgettable. We’re positive it would turn out to be an Ainur’s masterpiece within the subsequent years!
“Battle Of The Jewels is the eleventh quantity of The Historical past Of Center-Earth. In Tolkien’s mythology is the story of the massive wars that got here out after the creation of the Silmarils by Fëanor. The principle theme is the massive battles of Beleriand, apart from Nirnaeth Arnoediad that may have huge house in our subsequent album. The principle implied character is Fëanor, the mightiest of the Elves.
“Musically, it’s a thematic album as all our earlier and future ones and you’ll acknowledge musical themes that we already utilized in From Historical Instances, Kids Of Hùrin and Lay Of Leithian; nevertheless, the atmospheres are extra aggressive and mighty than up to now as a result of the subjects we have now put in Music this time wanted a extra highly effective musical assist.”
You’ll be able to see the Felipe Machado'[s (Blind Guardian) artwork and tracklisitng below.
Ainur: Battle Of The Jewels
1. Destiny Disclosed ft. Ted Nasmith
2. Wars Of Beleriand
3. Hell of Iron
4. Wars Start
5. Kinslaying (The First) ft. Ted Nasmith
6. Grinding Ice
7. Battle Below The Stars ft. Derek Sherinian
8. Spirit Of Hearth ft. Roberto Tiranti (Labyrinth) & Ted Nasmith
9. The Broidress
10. The Nice Battle (Or The Battle Of Wrath) ft. Ted Nasmith
12. Apocalypse (Acoustic Bonus Observe-digital solely)