On 18 NovemberJeff Wayne announced at a press conference in London that there was to be a new release of his musical version of H. Wayne also explained that it would allow him to re-interpret his compositions with the new production techniques of today.
Maverick SabreIrish-English singer-songwriter and rapper, appears on the album as Parson Nathaniel, and English soul singer, songwriter, and actress Joss Stone is his wife Beth. Kaiser Chiefs front man Ricky Wilson took on the role of the Artilleryman. Throughout mid to latetracks from The New Generation were released through various radio shows, which included all the guest artists tracks and a premier of "The Eve of the War".
The new Liam Neeson hologram planned for the tour was demonstrated at the press conference with Neeson and Wayne and was also shown on The Alan Titchmarsh Showon which an "Eve of the War" and "Forever Autumn" medley was performed with Wayne conducting.
It stars Anna-Marie Wayne as Carrie and Neeson as the Journalist and looks further into the story of Carrie, rather than from the Journalist's point of view as heard on the album. It features both all new footage as well as footage seen on the CGI foot wide Epilogue (Part 1) - Jeff Wayne - Jeff Waynes Musical Version Of The War Of The Worlds used during the live shows.
A live tour based on the album began on 29 November and began playing across the UK and Europe. Falzon also plays the small role of NASA controller Jerome Marvin Krauth voiced by Jerry Wayne in the Epilogue Part 2, in which he gets blasted by the fighting machine onstage behind him the original version of Epilogue Part 2 had an abrupt Epilogue (Part 1) - Jeff Wayne - Jeff Waynes Musical Version Of The War Of The Worlds which concludes the show.
Alive on Stage! This new piece, entitled "Distant Shores", is an exchange between the two after they have been separated and is seen onstage via holographic projections of both characters in which they express hope they may one day see each other again, speaking as though to each other, from distant shores. The show also includes effects used previously on tours including the use of pyrotechnics, Epilogue (Part 1) - Jeff Wayne - Jeff Waynes Musical Version Of The War Of The Worlds much improved, in which the audience is blasted by real heat rays, leaves fall upon the audience during Forever Autumn, and a levitation trick is used after Beth is killed during the Spirit of Man.
The rest of band remain relatively unchanged from the album and previous tours, with the exception of Gordy Marshall from the album is replaced by Accy Yeats on drums. This was confirmed by the official website. The tour took place across the UK and the Netherlands, beginning in Sheffield on 27 November and coming to a close on 16 December in Amsterdam.
Three of the guest performers were confirmed at the time of the tour announcement. At the time, Jeff Wayne also announced that another guest had been confirmed but was yet to be announced. Later in the year, the Suite Madam Blue - Styx - Caught In The Act guest was announced as actor Callum O'Neill, who portrayed H.
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The Red Weed, Part 1 Lyrics. Jeff Wayne says that he and the show's producer, Damian Collier will be attempting to "make it the most exciting production yet. The music and tunes are very similiar to the version and it has a more modern beat to it to the original.
It was released on November 29th, In a prologue, the Journalist notes that in the late 19th century few people had even considered the possible existence of extraterrestrial life, and yet, planet Earth had in fact long been enviously observed by advanced beings.
The Journalist's account begins with the sighting of several bursts of green Wonder Where You Are - Michael Sembello - Without Walls which, for ten consecutive nights, erupt from the surface of Mars and appear to approach Earth. Ogilvy, an astronomer convinced that no life could exist on Mars, assures the Journalist there is no danger. Eventually something crashes onto Horsell Common, and in the resulting crater Ogilvy discovers a glowing cylinder, the top of which begins to unscrew.
When this lid falls off, a Martian creature emerges. By now a crowd has gathered on the common, and when a group of inquisitive men approach the cylinder they are No Good For You - Inglorious - II by the Heat-Ray—an advanced Martian weapon. The Journalist flees with the crowd. Later, hammering sounds are heard from the pit.
A company of soldiers is deployed at the common, and that evening an injured and exhausted Artilleryman wanders into the Journalist's house and tells him his comrades have been killed by fighting machines—tripod vehicles built and controlled by Martians, each armed with its own Heat-Ray.
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