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  • Once
  • July 2018
  • 11 Songs

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Storytime
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I Want My Tears Back
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Imaginaerum
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Slow, Love, Slow
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Sleeping Sun

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Nightwish

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Following in the footsteps of the Gathering and Lacuna Coil (goth-influenced "symphonic" metal bands with female vocalists), Nightwish were formed in Kitee, Finland, in 1997 by keyboardist Tuomas Holopainen. Initially attempting to create acoustic music, he recruited trained opera vocalist Tarja Turunen, but soon added full metal band instrumentation in the persons of guitarist Emppo Vuorinen, bassist Sami Vänskä, and drummer Jukka Nevalainen. Nightwish's demos landed them a con... Read more

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