||Nightwish have launched an official video-blog page that will allow fans to watch the band during their rehearsals this summer. Go to http://fanblog.nightwish.com to check it out.
Nightwish have also opened up a Nightmail forum that allows fans to ask the band questions, the replies for which are posted online at the end of every month. This is just a reminder that Nightwish keyboardist/founder Tuomas Holopainen will be tackling the mailbag for June. Send your questions to him at this location.
To read the previous two Nightmail installments click the following links:
May 2006 - Emppu Vuorinen (guitars)
April 2006 - Jukka Nevalainen (drums)
The band's new DVD/CD, End Of An Era, went gold in Finland only one day after its official release. The DVD sold over 9,000 copies and the live 2 CD set over 15,000 copies.
Nuclear Blast Germany released End Of An Era on June 2nd in Europe. The DVD/CD was filmed/recorded live in the band's hometown of Helsinki, Finland at the Hartwell Arena on October 21st. It was the final show featuring singer Tarja Turunen, as she was ousted from the band shortly after the event. It will be issued in three formats: DVD, 2CD and a Limited Edition box featuring a 2CD digipack, the DVD and a concert ticket.