Nagykanizsa is a medium-sized town in Zala County in southwestern Hungary. It is not far from Lake Balaton at the meeting point for five routes. The city name is pronounced differently in different languages.
Nagykanizsa (Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈnɒckɒniʒɒ], or just Kanizsa; Croatian: Velika Kaniža/Velika Kanjiža, or just Kaniža/Kanjiža; German: Großkirchen, Groß-Kanizsa; Italian: Canissa; Slovene: Velika Kaniža; Turkish: Kanije) is a medium-sized city in Zala County in southwestern Hungary.
The band Tales Of Evening is from Nagykanizsa and is much less complicated as they easily and simply play a fine symphonic melodic metal. Their upcoming new record A New Dawn Awaits with a fresh lyric video and new song called Miracle Of Mine.
The new disc drops early November with 14 tracks re-recorderd and re-arranged with English lyrics, each selected from their previously released 3 Hungarian language albums. The album was mastered by Sebastian Seeb Levermann (Orden Ogan) and the music was transformed into image on the cover art and the layout design by Alex Mihályfi-Tóth (Redart Illustrations).
Lead songwriter/lyricist and keyboardist Attila Ádám commented about the album,
«Seeking new possibilities and more ways to reach people with our music and message, we’ve realized it’s important to record an album in English. We’d like to perform in as many different countries as possible». The track Flowers Of Frosts
All songs are completely re-recorded and re-arranged, Tales of Evening now sound bigger and more powerful than ever as the recording and mixing process was again taken over by keyboardist Attila Ádám. The album have energetic guitars and Ádám’s monumental keyboard melodies are towering over the record, naturally entwining with the ravishing voice of Ivett Dudás. Although foundations of their music is undeniably feeding from the Nightwish / Within Temptation school, Tales of Evening fall short on clichés surrounding female fronted metal bands and pay respect to the pioneers of the genre without copying and rehashing the well-known trademarks of the style, creating a very nice and enchanting atmosphere of their own. The track Shelterless Soul,
Tales Of Evening is set to begin in early 2011. The idea comes from the band’s keyboardist. The peculiar name of the band playing the melodic metal comes from the fact that the slightly abstract, sometimes fabulous lyrics have something to say for everyone, but for everyone to find. Just like a fairy tale…