Tarja announces South American tour dates

Author Hernan Osuna - 1.6.2023

Finnish singer Tarja Turunen has announced some dates in South America as part of her “Living The Dream – The Hits Tour”.

The trek kicks off on Saturday, September 16 in Buenos Aires, Argentina at the Teatro de Flores, with stops in Santiago, Chile on September 20, Porto Alegre, Brazil (September 22), and Sao Paulo, Brazil (September 23) before wrapping up on Sunday, September 24 in Limeira, Brazil at the Mirage Eventos.

The tour will support her most recent album “Best Of: Living The Dream”, which was released December 2, 2022 via earMUSIC. The album reflects back on the past 15 years of the singer’s solo career, featuring Tarja’s most well-known tracks, as well as her personal favorites from all six studio albums – “My Winter Storm,’‘ “What Lies Beneath”, “Colours in the Dark”, “The Brightest Void”, “The Shadow Self” and “In the Raw”– as well as her new single “Eye Of The Storm”.

Furthermore, Tarja Turunen and EDM pioneer Torsten Stenzel will release their long-awaited album as part of their Outlanders joint project on June 23. They worked on the LP for over 10 years and had support from some of the most influential guitarists of our time. Each song features a special guitarist as a guest including Al Di Meola, Trevor Rabin, Joe Satriani, Jennifer Batten, Steve Rothery, Mike Oldfield, Walter Giardino, Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal, Vernon Reid and Marty Friedman. 7 tracks have already been pre-released digitally. Tarja and Stenzel have also unveiled a new video for the song “A Peaceful Place (Return to the Oasis)”. Watch it here.

Recently, Chaoszine sat down with Tarja and discussed her life as a rock/metal vocalist from the early days of her career to the present. You can check out the video below: