Just in time to celebrate its 40th anniversary, Meat Loaf’s famed 1977 rock opera Bat Out of Hell is being made into a musical scripted by Jim Steinman, the man who wrote all the songs on the best
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THE MEAT LOAF ROCK OPERA WHERE ROCK AND ROLL DREAMS COME TRUE. Meat Loaf meets the WEST END in this Hellish Rock Opera that is bringing audiences all across the country to their feet.
Buy This Track. It was released as a single in 1979, and again in 1993. The lead vocals were performed by Meat Loaf. This song is about a man riding his motorbike at speed and crashing. Many of the musicians who performed on the track were members of Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band and Todd Rundgren’s Utopia.
Meat Loaf Biography. Meat Loaf is a multi-platinum musician, made famous for his rock opera, Bat Out of Hell. He’s also acted in cult-hit films like Rocky Horror Picture Show and Fight Club.
Meat Loaf, just by looking at the guy, seems almost too unassuming to be anything even remotely resembling a quintessential “rock god.” Big heavy-set dude in a leather jacket with huge Fabio hair. Then he opens his mouth to sing.
Meat Loaf was born in Dallas, Texas. The product of a family of gospel singers, he moved to Los Angeles in 1967 and formed a group known as both Meat Loaf Soul and Popcorn Blizzard.
Striking up an Elton John/Bernie Taupin-esque relationship with pianist/composer Jim Steinman, Meat Loaf became a ’70s 8-track staple with the release of the teen rock opera Bat Out of Hell, which spawned the hits “Paradise by the Dashboard Light,” “Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad,” and its title track.
Bat Out of Hell is the debut studio album by American rock singer Meat Loaf, as well as his first collaboration with composer Jim Steinman and producer Todd Rundgren. The album was released in September 1977 on Cleveland International/Epic Records.
Rock opera is an opera in rock music. It fills the gap between a concept album , released by single band, and a musical , which is a theatrical play featuring songs. Rock opera may be composed and instrumented by a single rock band, or by musicians from the different bands.