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Over the Hills and Far Away

Nightwish

Type:
EP
Release date:
June 25th, 2001
Catalog ID:
N/A
Label:
Spinefarm Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
8 reviews (avg. 89%)
1. Over the Hills and Far Away (Gary Moore cover) 05:03   Show lyrics
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2. 10th Man Down 05:24   Show lyrics
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3. Away 04:34   Show lyrics
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4. Astral Romance (Remake 2001) 05:18   Show lyrics
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Band members
Tarja Turunen Vocals
Tuomas Holopainen Keyboards, Vocals (backing) on 1
Emppu Vuorinen Guitars
Sami Vänskä Bass
Jukka Nevalainen Drums
Guest/Session
Tapio Wilska Vocals on track 2
Tony Kakko Vocals on track 4, Vocals (backing) on track 1
Miscellaneous staff
Mikko Karmila Engineering, Mixing
Mika Jussila Mastering
Tuomas Holopainen Mixing
Sami Vänskä Cover art
Tero Kinnunen Engineering, Mixing, Producer
Tarja Turunen Vocals
Tuomas Holopainen Keyboards, Vocals (backing) on 1
Emppu Vuorinen Guitars
Sami Vänskä Bass
Jukka Nevalainen Drums
Tapio Wilska Vocals on track 2
Tony Kakko Vocals on track 4, Vocals (backing) on track 1
Mikko Karmila Engineering, Mixing
Mika Jussila Mastering
Tuomas Holopainen Mixing
Sami Vänskä Cover art
Tero Kinnunen Engineering, Mixing, Producer
Read Not impressive, but still... 72% CardOfDoom January 1st, 2014
Read Here's to the good old days. 90% hells_unicorn May 4th, 2013
Read The Most Perfect of... 94% h_clairvoyant April 12th, 2010
Read Every dream's a journey... 90% TommyA March 20th, 2007
Read a representation of... 96% loinclarm June 9th, 2004
Read Buy it for the title track... 83% Wez October 31st, 2003
Read Perhaps the best recorded... 95% PowerMetalGuardian February 17th, 2003
Read Drakkar Import is worth buying 90% Symphony_Of_Terror February 15th, 2003

Video was made for 'Over the Hills and Far Away'.

The Drakkar version also contains live tracks of the following songs, recorded live in Tampere on 29.12.2000:
5. The Kinslayer (4:12)
6. She Is My Sin (4:45)
7. Sacrament of Wilderness (5:01)
8. Walking in the Air (5:08)
9. Wishmaster (4:44)
10. Deep Silent Complete (4:38)
Drakkar also released this CD as a limited edition digipack DVD+ which contains the six live recordings as audio and DVD video tracks, which comes with an other cover art.

Japanese Release of the "Over the Hills and Far Away" EP contains the following live bonus tracks:

5. The Kinslayer (4:12)
6. She Is My Sin (4:49)
7. Sacrament of Wilderness (5:06)
8. Walking in the Air (5:11)
9. Beauty and The Beast (6:41)
10. Wishmaster (5:03)
11. The Pharaoh Sails to Orion (6:40)
12. Come Cover Me (4:45)
13. Wanderlust (4:34)
14. Elvenpath (4:51)
15. Fantasmic, Pt. 3 (3:25)

The 2001 Scarecrow licensed digipak, released in parts of North America, comes with a small poster and has the following live bonus tracks:

5. The Kinslayer (4:12)
6. She Is My Sin (4:49)
7. Deep Silent Complete (4:25)
8. The Pharaoh Sails to Orion (6:40)
9. Fantasmic, Part 3 (3:25)
10. Dead Boys Poem (6:53)
11. Sacrament of Wilderness (5:06)
12. Walking in the Air (5:11)
13. Beauty & the Beast (6:41)
14. Wishmaster (5:03)


The 2004 digipack CD re-release by Spinefarm Records omits "Deep Silent Complete" (live) and includes "Beauty And The Beast" (live) (6:40) instead.

Over The Hills And Far Away: Also released as a limited edition double vinyl picture disc by Back On Black (BOBV007DPD) in 2004, under lisence from Spinefarm. The disc set has the following tracklist:
1. Over The Hills
2. 10th Man Down
3. Away
4. Astral Romance
5. The Kinslayer (Live)
6. She Is My Sin (Live)
7. Sacrament Of Wilderness (Live)
8. Walking In The Air (Live)
9. Beauty & The Beast (Live)
10. Wishmaster (Live)

Bonus tracks on Spinefarm 2007 re-release:
5. The Kinslayer [live] (4:12)
6. She Is My Sin [live] (4:44)
7. Sacrament of Wilderness [live] (5:01)
8. Walking in the Air [live] (5:10)
9. Beauty and the Beast [live] (6:40)
10. Wishmaster [live] (5:03)
11. 10th Man Down [live] (5:29)
12. Over the Hills and Far Away [live] (6:01)
13. Over the Hills and Far Away [video] (3:56)

Recording information:

Recorded by Tero Kinnunen at Caverock and Mikko Karmila at Finnvox, February - March 2001
Mixed by Mikko Karmila with Tero Kinnunen & Tuomas Holopainen at Finnvox, March 2001

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