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NIGHTWISH Live! – Anaheim, CA

With only a few months to go before the Summer Tour season kicks off, The Grove of Anaheim seemingly put that vibe out this past Saturday, March 12th with Delain, Sonata Arctica and Finnish headliners Nightwish. The stage was set for a night of Symphony and Heavy Metal, no better pairing since Cabernet and chocolate. Dutch… Read more »


Photos – NIGHTWISH Live! – Anaheim, CA

Photos – NIGHTWISH Live! – Anaheim, CA 3/12/16 CLICK HERE to read a review of the show.


SONATA ARCTICA – DIRECT SUPPORT FOR NIGHTWISH 2016 NORTH AMERICAN TOUR!

Finnish melodic metal heroes SONATA ARCTICA have announced their highly-anticipated 26-date North American tour for 2016 with headliners NIGHTWISH! The trek launches in Sayreville, New Jersey on February 19th, hitting six Canadian cities plus Pittsburgh, Anaheim, and New Orleans, then closing out in Tampa, Florida on March 23rd.  Opening for the tour will be Dutch… Read more »


Nightwish Announce 2016 North American Tour

Finland-based symphonic metal storytellers NIGHTWISH are pleased to announce their 26-date headlining tour of North America for 2016, launching in Sayreville, New Jersey on February 19th, hitting six Canadian cities plus Pittsburgh, Anaheim, and New Orleans, then closing out in Tampa, Florida on March 23rd.  Opening for the tour will be Dutch symphonic metallers DELAIN…. Read more »


Nightwish Hit Billboard U.S. Top 100 Chart

Finland-based symphonic metal masters NIGHTWISH sold 18,342 copies of Endless Forms Most Beautiful in its first week of sales in the United States. The record hit #34 on Billboard U.S. Top 200, making it the third time that NIGHTWISH made the coveted chart. Their last full-length release in 2011 Imaginaerum, sold just under 12,600 copies… Read more »


Nightwish: New Track “Shudder Before The Beautiful” Now Available For Streaming

“Shudder Before The Beautiful,” the opening track off the upcoming eighth studio album by Finland-based symphonic metal storytellers NIGHTWISH, is available for streaming in its entirety on the Nuclear Blast YouTube channel: Evolutionary biologist, writer, and atheist Richard Dawkins narrates the introduction to the album’s opener. Endless Forms Most Beautiful will be released in North… Read more »


Nightwish Launch “ELÁN” Cover Contest

Finland-based symphonic metal storytellers NIGHTWISH have announced a worldwide video contest to showcase the talents of their own fans. Sign language speakers/interpreters, jazz flutists, cellists, ukulele & theremin players, expert whistlers, vocalists, guitarists, bassists, drummers, and keyboard players alike: You are all invited to create a video for your very own cover version of the NIGHTWISH… Read more »


Nightwish Release 12th “Making Of” Trailer For Endless Forms Most Beautiful

Finland-based symphonic metal storytellers NIGHTWISH have released the twelfth episode in their on-going series of new album trailers, where founding member, composer, and keyboard player Tuomas Holopainen addresses recurring themes in the songwriting process and the poetic, scientific approach taken to create new music. Hear his insights on the Nuclear Blast YouTube channel:  “Natural science and… Read more »


Nightwish Release Official Music Video For “ELÁN”

Finland-based symphonic metal storytellers NIGHTWISH have just released the official music video for “Elán,” the single off their eighth studio album, Endless Forms Most Beautiful (whose title comes from the writings of English naturalist Charles Darwin), out in North America on March 31st. Shot in various locations throughout Finland last fall and directed by Ville Lipiäinen,… Read more »


Nightwish: New Album Title & Artwork Revealed

For those just returning from their holiday break eager for some positive news to begin 2015, here’s the latest from the NIGHTWISH camp. The title of the Finland-based symphonic metal storytellers‘ eighth studio album will be Endless Forms Most Beautiful, an inspirational excerpt from a quote by English naturalist Charles Darwin, best known for his… Read more »