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Nightwish have announced their rescheduled European Tour dates for late 2021. The tour opens in Dublin, 17 November 2021, rolling into Berlin for the last date just before Christmas. Previously purchased tickets will remain valid for all rescheduled dates. Finnish Metal legends Amorphis will be special guests on this tour, with …
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With todays news that Marko Hietala, the vocalist, bassist and songwriter from the Symphonic Heavy Metal titans Nightwish, has announced his resignation from the band and his withdrawal from public life, Imperial Age’s Aor spoke about his feelings on the matter. Imperial Age have previously told MetalTalk how they are …
Nightwish, who have announced a partnership with World Land Trust

In a statement released this morning, Marko Hietala, the vocalist, bassist and songwriter from the Symphonic Heavy Metal titans Nightwish, has announced his resignation from the band and his withdrawal from public life. His statement reads: “Dear people. I am leaving Nightwish and my public life. “For a quite a …
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The Nightwish song ‘Last Ride Of The Day’, from their current album ‘Imaginaerum’ has been chosen as the official anthem for the upcoming hockey world championships which will take place May 4th-20th in Helsinki, Finland and Stockholm, Sweden. “When I heard that we might be involved with the event, I …
Nightwish, who have announced a partnership with World Land Trust

The Finnish symphonic Metal titans pick up from where 2015’s ‘Endless Forms Most Beautiful’ left off and prove there is more to them than a lush arrangement and a top drawer vocalist. Words: Robert Adams Floor Jansen has definitely proved the doubters wrong. Who thought no-one could replace Tarja Turunen …
Nightwish Album Endless Forms Most Beautiful

Symphonic Metal is in itself a melodramatic kind of Metal which thrives on bombast and contrasts and tries to carry it’s audience away with dramatic sweeping grandeur. With over eight million album sales to their credit Finnish Metallers Nightwish are at the very top of the genre despite over the …
Nightwish, who have announced a partnership with World Land Trust

Nightwish, who recently announced the release of their ninth album ‘HUMAN. :II: NATURE.’, have today announced a partnership with the international conservation charity organisation World Land Trust. The World Land Trust pioneered the ‘Buy An Acre’ land concept in 1989 and since then have been instrumental in the purchase and protection of more than …
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Cello-rockers Apocalyptica have released their brand-new music video, ‘Live Or Die’, featuring Joakim Brodén from Sabaton. One of the most dynamic liaisons in the History of Heavy Metal finds the spellbinding music of Apocalyptica joining with the iconic vocals of Brodén. In support of their current studio album release, the all-instrumental ‘Cell-0’, …
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The news that NIGHTWISH have announced a new album means that something special is on the horizon. The band’s ninth record ‘HUMAN. :II: NATURE.’ will be released on 10th April 2020 and will be a double album containing nine tracks on the main CD and one long track, divided into …

Symphonic Metal legends Nightwish seem to have entered a second golden age in recent years.Tonight the Finnish Metallers return to what is becoming their second home at Wembley Arena. Now touring their recent ‘Decades’ best of release, they are treating fans to a very special set including some rarely played classics. Words: Kahmel Farahani …