Tuomas Holopainen – the keyboardist and main songwriter of NIGHTWISH – spent most of 2013 writing and producing his solo album. The whole album will be based on a graphic novel called The Life And Times Of Scrooge McDuck, written and illustrated by Don Rosa.
The Life And Times Of Scrooge album and the first single, ‘A Lifetime Of Adventure’, can now be pre-ordered via Mad Supply here.
‘A Lifetime Of Adventure’ features vocals by Johanna Kurkela and will be released on the February 7th. Exclusive signed copies are available.
The Life And Times Of Scrooge album will be released on April 11th and features the cover and booklet as designed by the one and only Don Rosa.
The tracklist is as follows.
‘Into The West’
‘Duel & Cloudscapes’
‘Cold Heart Of The Klondie’
‘The Last Sled’
‘To Be Rich’
‘A Lifetime Of Adventure’
‘Go Slowly Now, Sands Of Time’