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Peter Hollens Hits High Notes with LOTR’s ‘In Dreams’

Peter Hollens Hits High Notes with LOTR’s ‘In Dreams’

When a cappella singer Peter Hollens first teased his newest Lord of the Rings single, I was so excited that he was still finding songs from the films to cover. After all, when he released […]

April Fools: Peter Jackson Slated to Direct ‘The Silmarillion’ for HBO!

April Fools: Peter Jackson Slated to Direct ‘The Silmarillion’ for HBO!

In an exclusive interview with Middle-earth News, Kiwi director Sir Peter Jackson revealed that he will be returning to Middle-earth as early as 2016 as production begins on Tolkien’s timeless epic, The Silmarillion. HBO has […]

EXCLUSIVE Interview: Jed Brophy, Part 3

EXCLUSIVE Interview: Jed Brophy, Part 3

Middle-earth News reporters Amanda Capley and Valdis Longbeard had the honor of interviewing fan favorite Jed Brophy during Dragon Con 2014. We shared the first two parts of that interview over the last two weeks […]

Celebrating Friendship for Tolkien Reading Day

Celebrating Friendship for Tolkien Reading Day

Today is Tolkien Reading Day! The Tolkien Society started the tradition of Tolkien Reading Day in 2003, encouraging fans to celebrate Tolkien’s life and work by reading their favorite passages from Tolkien’s books. The date […]

Roads Go Ever On: Middle-earth News in the Next Age

Roads Go Ever On: Middle-earth News in the Next Age

A full season has already passed – winter or summer, depending on your hemisphere of residence – since The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies opened for most of the world. In that time, […]

T-shirt Giveaway for Tolkien Reading Day!

T-shirt Giveaway for Tolkien Reading Day!

Tolkien Reading Day is celebrated on March 25 each year. Organized by the Tolkien Society in 2003, Tolkien Reading Day is an opportunity for fans to promote the life and works of J. R. R. […]

TheOneRing.net Throws ‘One Last Party’

TheOneRing.net Throws ‘One Last Party’

Tolkien and Peter Jackson fans from all over the world gathered in Hollywood, California on February 21, 2015, for a gala celebration of all six Peter Jackson Middle-earth films. Our good friends at TheOneRIng.net organized […]

Middle-earth Beer and Music Festival Comes to Lancashire

Middle-earth Beer and Music Festival Comes to Lancashire

This year marks the seventh anniversary of The Middle Earth Beer & Music Festival in Lancashire, England. Each year, the festivities are held in the village of Hurst Green, which is famous for its connections with […]

Join Tolkien Fans Everywhere to Toast ‘The Professor!’

Join Tolkien Fans Everywhere to Toast ‘The Professor!’

Tolkien fans throughout the world will join in the tradition of the annual Tolkien Birthday Toast on January 3, in honor of J. R. R. Tolkien’s birthday. The beloved author of The Hobbit and The […]

Chris Pierson, Lead Worldbuilder for The Lord of the Rings Online, to be Special Guest at Mythmoot III Conference

Chris Pierson, Lead Worldbuilder for The Lord of the Rings Online, to be Special Guest at Mythmoot III Conference

Press release: With a main agenda focus on Worldbuilding, Mythmoot III, the Mythgard Institute’s fantasy/science fiction academic/fan conference, is hosting Senior Worldbuilder Chris Pierson of The Lord of the Rings Online (LOTRO), a popular massive […]