When you hear the name Tuomas Holopainen, those of us who haven’t closed our eyes and ears the past 15 years automatically think ’Nightwish’. Holopainen wants to be more than just the Nightwish guy, which [Read »]
Auri is a collaboration between Nightwish main man Tuomas Holopainen, singer Johanna Kurkela and multi-instrumentalist Troy Donockley.
The Metal Mayor – Tsonko Tsonev, former Mayor of Kavarna, who has brought so many rock and metal icons like Dio, Slayer, Twisted Sister, Motorhead, ManOwaR, Helloween, Accept, Deep Purple, Doro, Sabaton, Gotthard, Europe, Krokus, [Read »]
Photo by Tim Martindale Echoes of another world resound from the depths of the legendary rabbit hole. Music diffused with moments of silence and escapist dream sequences, freed from time and earthly presence. AURI begun its [Read »]
In March 2018, symphonic metal legends NIGHTWISH will begin their 9-month-long ‘DECADES: WORLD TOUR 2018’ starting with 34 shows in North America.The band will have a very special setlist for the tour, featuring rarely heard material [Read »]
The latest studio album of symphonic metal titans NIGHTWISH titled »Endless Forms Most Beautiful«, was released on March 27th, 2015 through Nuclear Blast. The band was touring around the globe steadily to present the featured [Read »]
Photo by Jukka Salmela Conservation biologist Jukka Salmela of Metsähallitus Parks & Wildlife Finland recently discovered a new insect species in his home country and while remembering Tuomas Holopainen’s love for nature, he decided to [Read »]
Almost two months ago, the Finnish soprano come heavy rock diva Tarja Turunen released a warm up album for her ‘real’ 2016 album, ‘The Shadow Self’. ‘The Brightest Void’ was a mixed pleasure, missing a [Read »]