19 November 2013
Devin Townsend: unboxes The Retinal Circus deluxe fan box
At the end of September, Devin Townsend Project released 'The Retinal Circus', an epic recording of his sold-out career spanning show at the Roundhouse in London in 2012. A very special diehard deluxe fan box was created, and Devin himself has put together a video showing you just what treasures can be found inside this unique release.
You can watch that vide here:
A clip of the track 'Kingdom' taken from the live film was also recently revealed, and you can see that clip here: www.youtube.com
You can find some of the media reactions to The Retinal Circus below:
'Yes, The Retinal Circus is Devin's finest hour.' - Kerrang
'This set is pretty much infinite in the amount of joy it's destined to bring.' - Metal Hammer
'genius, incongruous glory.' - Total Guitar
The Retinal Circus comes on several different formats, including the Diehard Deluxe fan box pictured and below, and the following configurations:
--standard 2-disc DVD
--standard 1-disc Blu-Ray
--standard 2-CD audio
--special edition 2-DVD/1-Blu Ray/2-CD box set
--diehard deluxe fan box incl. 2-DVD/1-Blu Ray/2-CD (pictured below)
You can order all formats here:
Filmed in October 2012, the Retinal Circus takes place at London's historic Roundhouse venue and includes a three hour plus performance that spans Devin Townsend's entire career. With a full choir and theatrical cast, visual and aural enhancements unlike any show Devin has done to date, several special guests, circus performances and more, this CD/DVD set is a must-have for any Hevy Devy fan!
From February 18th-22nd, the DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT will join "Progressive Nation At Sea 2014", the premier Prog cruise featuring TRANSATLANTIC, PORTNOY SHEEHAN MACALPINE SHERINIAN, KING'S X, PAIN OF SALVATION, ANIMALS AS LEADERS, THE SAFETY FIRE, BIGELF, and many more. Heading from Miami to Great Stirrup Cay and Freeport, Bahamas, this 4-day event is set in the beautiful Caribbean and on the luxurious Norwegian Pearl cruise ship where fans are encouraged to enjoy music from morning 'til night. With over 40 shows on multiple stages, plus activities, Q&A's, panels, and workshops from your favourite artists, "Progressive Nation At Sea 2014" is the ultimate progressive music festival! Visit www.progressivenationatsea.com today to register for the pre-sale.
DEVIN TOWNSEND online: