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 »]
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 »]
Picture that you’re the front lady of one of the most popular female fronted bands on the planet. You’ve turned kitsch into greatness. You’re riding on a wave of success. Then, bam, things happen away [Read »]
Ask someone to make a top 10 of Female fronted symphonic metal bands and you get a list with bands based in Finland, the Netherlands, Germany and other European countries. Strangely enough there are not a lot [Read »]
– sell out London’s prestigious Wembley Arena; European tour kicked off Finland-based symphonic metal mastersNIGHTWISH have sold out their biggest UK show to date. They will headline the 12,000 capacity sold-out Wembley Arena on the [Read »]
Right before the European leg of the»Endless Forms Most Beautiful« tour kicks off, NIGHTWISH announce the release of a strictly limited (no re-prints!), special tour edition of their current record, coming with a bonus DVD, [Read »]