Nightwish


Line-up

1996-  Jukka Nevalainen - drums, percussion
1996-1997  Tuomas Holopainen - keyboards, synths, vocals
› 1998-  -//- keyboards
1996-1997  Erno "Emppu" Vuorinen - bass, guitars
› 1998-  -//- guitars
2002-  Marco Hietala - vocals, bass, acoustic guitars
2013-  Troy Donockley - uilleann pipes, low whistles, vocals
2013-  Floor Jansen - vocals
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1996-2005  Tarja Turunen - vocals
1998-2001  Sami Vänskä - bass
2007-2012  Anette Olzon - vocals
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2015  Kai Hahto - drums
1996  Samppa Hirvonen - bass
1998-1999  Marjaana Pellinen - backing vocals
2001  Tony Kakko - vocals
› 2015  -//-
2012  Alissa White-Gluz - vocals
2012  Elize Ryd - vocals
2012-2013  Troy Donockley - uillean pipes, tin whistle, backing vocals
2012-2013  Floor Jansen - vocals
2015-  Kai Hahto - drums
1998  Plamen Dimov - violin
1998  Kaisli J. Kaivola - violin
1998  Markku Palola - viola
1998  Erkki Hirvikangas - cello
1998  Esa Lehtinen - flute
› 2000  -//-
1998-2001  Ari Tapio Wilska - vocals
2000  Ike Vil - vocals
2000  Anssi Honkanen - bass
2000  Riku Salminen - bass
2000  Kimmo Kallio - barritone
2000  Matias Kaila - tenor
2000  Ville Laaksonen - tenor
2000-2002  Sam Hardwick - voice
2001  Tony Kakko - vocals
2003-2004  Sami Yli-Sirniö - sitar
2003-2004  Marc Brueland - voice
2003-2004  Olli Halonen - guitars
2004  Jouni Hynynen - vocals
2004-2005  John Two-Hawks - vocals, flutes
2007  Johanna Salomaa - vocals
2007-2009  Troy Donockley - bodhran, uilleann pipes, low whistle, tin whistle
› 2011  -//- uillean pipes, tin whistle, vocals
2011  Kai Hahto - additional percussion
2011  Pekka Kuusisto - violin
2015  Richard Dawkins - voice

Discography

1996 Nightwish [Demo] 7.5
1997 The Carpenter [Split] [Single] 7.3
1998 Sacrament Of Wilderness [Split] [Single] 7.6
1998 Passion And The Opera [Single] 7.7
1999 Walking In The Air [Single] 7.6
1999 Sleeping Sun [Single] 8.2
2000 Deep Silent Complete [Single] 7.8
2001 From Wishes To Eternity [Live] 8.6
2001 From Wishes To Eternity [DVD] 8.8
2002 Ever Dream [Single] 8.4
2002 Bless The Child [Single] 7.9
2003 End Of Innocence [DVD] 8
2003 Boxset [Boxset] 9
2004 Nemo [Single] 8
2004 Wish I Had An Angel [Single] 8.3
2004 Tales From The Elvenpath [Compilation] 7.6
2004 Kuolema Tekee Taiteilijan [Single] 7
2005 Wishsides [Compilation] 7.3
2005 Bestwishes [Compilation] 8
2005 The Siren [Single] 7.8
2005 Highest Hopes - The Best Of Nightwish [Compilation] 8.3
2005 Sleeping Sun 2005 [Single] 8.3
2006 End Of An Era [DVD] 9.3
2006 End Of An Era [Live] 9
2006 Ballads Of The Eclipse [Single] 8
2007 Eva [Single] 5.7
2007 Amaranth [Single] 7
2007 In The Name Of The King (O.S.T.) [VA] 7.7
2007 Erämaan Viimeinen [Single] 6.9
2008 Bye Bye Beautiful [Single] 6.5
2008 The Islander [Single] 7.5
2011 Walking In The Air - The Greatest Ballads [Compilation] 8.2
2011 Storytime [Single] 7.6
2012 The Crow, The Owl And The Dove [Single] 7.6
2013 Showtime, Storytime [DVD] 9.1
2013 Showtime, Storytime [Live] 9
2015 Élan [Single] 6.9
2015 Endless Forms Most Beautiful [Single] 7.1
2016 Vehicle Of Spirit [DVD] 8.8

Latest reviews

Short answer: Yeah, it's really great.

Long answer:   Review by Susan ››
Seventh album Imaginaerum is the band's second with new singer Anette, and comes with the added twist of an accompanying feature-length film next year. Nightwish who have always been at the forefront of symphonic metal, provide this latest addition...   Review by Baz Anderson ››

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Concerts

09.03.2018 USA, Atlanta, GA
10.03.2018 USA, Charlotte, NC
12.03.2018 USA, Norfolk, VA
13.03.2018 USA, Baltimore, MD
14.03.2018 USA, New York, NY
16.03.2018 USA, Philadelphia, PA
17.03.2018 USA, Worcester, MA
18.03.2018 USA, Albany, NY
20.03.2018 CAN, Montreal, QC
21.03.2018 CAN, Toronto, ON (1)
23.03.2018 USA, Niagara Falls, NY
24.03.2018 USA, Cleveland, OH
25.03.2018 USA, Pittsburgh, PA
26.03.2018 USA, Covington, KY
28.03.2018 USA, Kalamazoo, MI
29.03.2018 USA, St. Louis, MO
30.03.2018 USA, Minneapolis, MN
31.03.2018 USA, Chicago, IL
02.04.2018 USA, Omaha, NE
03.04.2018 USA, Denver, CO
05.04.2018 CAN, Edmonton, AB
06.04.2018 USA, Spokane, WA
07.04.2018 CAN, Vancouver, BC (1)
08.04.2018 USA, Portland, OR
10.04.2018 USA, Las Vegas, NV
12.04.2018 USA, Ventura, CA
13.04.2018 USA, San Jose, CA
14.04.2018 USA, Anaheim, CA
15.04.2018 USA, Tempe, AZ
17.04.2018 USA, Dallas, TX
18.04.2018 USA, Memphis, TN
19.04.2018 USA, Mobile, AL
21.04.2018 USA, St. Petersburg, FL
22.04.2018 USA, Miami, FL
01.06.2018 CZE, Pilsen - Metalfest Open Air 2018
02.06.2018 NED, Nijmegen - Fortarock 2018 (1)
21.06.2018 DEN, Copenhagen - Copenhell 2018
22.06.2018 FRA, Clisson - Hellfest 2018 (3)
06.07.2018 NOR, Kvinesdal - Norway Rock Festival 2018
02.08.2018 GER, Wacken - Wacken Open Air 2018 (6)
08.08.2018 ESP, Villena, Alicante - Leyendas Del Rock 2018 (1)
02.11.2018 SWE, Gothenburg
05.11.2018 GER, Berlin
06.11.2018 GER, Hamburg
07.11.2018 BEL, Antwerp (1)
09.11.2018 GER, Oberhausen
10.11.2018 FRA, Paris
11.11.2018 SUI, Genf
13.11.2018 SVK, Bratislava
14.11.2018 GER, Munich
16.11.2018 GER, Leipzig
17.11.2018 POL, Krakow
20.11.2018 HUN, Budapest (4)
22.11.2018 SUI, Zurich
23.11.2018 GER, Nürnberg
24.11.2018 GER, Stuttgart
27.11.2018 GER, Saarbrücken
04.12.2018 ITA, Milan
05.12.2018 GER, Frankfurt

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