Summarized in one convenient CD at last, the song set proves that Nightwish were nothing if not consistent -- both in terms of quality and overall style -- throughout the five and a half studio albums recorded during that period. Yes, enduring early numbers like the Tolkien-esque "Elvenpath," the somewhat preposterous, narration-embellished "The Kinslayer," and the neoclassical metal-by-numbers of "Stargazers" eventually gave way to slightly more refined and restrained pop-metal singles like "Ever Dream," "Wish I Had an Angel," and "Nemo" which, one presumes, was about the submarine captain, not the fishbut the relatively seamless transition between them all is made abundantly clear by the non-chronological order in which they are presented here.
Likewise, with the exception of their still tentative and therefore, on this collection, mostly ignored first album, Nightwish showed equal mastery at composing potent power Free at Last - Various - The Carolina Opry Volume Two "Sacrament of Wilderness," "Wishmaster," "Dead to the World" and tear-jerking ballads "Walking in the Air," "Dead Boy's Poem," "Sleeping Sun" in all phases of their career.
They even took Gary Moore 's generally forgotten '80s nugget "Over the Hills and Far Away" for their own, recording a debatably definitive version that is wisely included in this disc, alongside a brand new recording of Pink Floyd 's "High Hopes.
Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes.
All versions feature a new recording of the song "Sleeping Sun" and a live version of Pink Floyd's "High Hopes" from which this compilation takes its name. Today, it has sold more thancopies. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Main article: List of Highest Hopes editions. Retrieved Archived from the original on Over the Hills and Far Away. World Tour. Friday 27 September Saturday 28 September Sunday 29 September Monday 30 September Tuesday 1 October Wednesday 2 October Thursday 3 October Friday 4 October Saturday 5 October Sunday 6 October Monday 7 October Tuesday 8 October Every Time A Churchbell Rings (Demo) - Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine - The Good, The Bad, The A Wednesday 9 October Thursday 10 October Friday 11 October Saturday 12 October Sunday 13 October Monday 14 October Tuesday 15 October Wednesday 16 October Thursday 17 October The Kinslayer - Nightwish - Highest Hopes: The Best Of Nightwish Friday 18 October Saturday 19 October Sunday 20 October Monday 21 October Tuesday 22 October Wednesday 23 October Thursday 24 October Friday 25 October Saturday 26 October Sunday 27 October Monday 28 October Tuesday 29 October Wednesday 30 October Thursday 31 October Friday 1 November Saturday 2 November Sunday 3 November Monday 4 November Tuesday 5 November Wednesday 6 November Thursday The Kinslayer - Nightwish - Highest Hopes: The Best Of Nightwish November Friday 8 November Saturday 9 November Sunday 10 November Monday 11 November Tuesday 12 November Wednesday 13 November Thursday 14 November Friday 15 November Saturday 16 November Sunday 17 November Monday 18 November Tuesday 19 November Wednesday 20 November Thursday 21 November Friday 22 November Saturday 23 November Sunday 24 November Monday 25 November Tuesday 26 November Wednesday 27 November Thursday 28 November Friday 29 November Saturday 30 November Sunday 1 December Monday 2 December Tuesday 3 December Wednesday 4 December Thursday 5 December Friday 6 December Saturday 7 December Sunday 8 December Monday 9 December
Fever - Nature - Seasons Changed EP: Summer Edition, Sighs Of Life - Cyberchump - Flutter And Flow (File, Album), My Foolish Heart - The Idea Of North - Anthology, Rockin The Pad - Memphis Slim - Memphis Slim, Juliane Werding - Zeit Nach Avalon Zu Gehn, Ten Commandments Of Love - The Wailing Wailers* - The Wailing Wailers, A Who You - Michael Rose - Michael Rose, The Michael Schenker Group - The Michael Schenker Group, Desecration - Pathologist - Anatomically! Autopsically! Decompositionally! Eschatologically! Thanato, Smoky Joes Barbecue - Johnny Horton - North To Alaska And Other Great Hits