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Nightwish - Announce European Tour

Finns Nightwish continue with their confirmations of dates for "Decades: World Tour 2018". After kicking off with 34 concerts in North America in March/April, the journey will continue with dozens of European festival and headline shows. On this tour, Nightwish will also be presenting a special set list, featuring rare material from the early years of their career. All dates, scheduled for November/December, can be found below.

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Posted: 28.11.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (2)


Nightwish - Confirmed For Wacken Open Air 2018, Bloodstock And More

Nightwish have been confirmed for a bunch of festivals next summer, including Norway Rock Festival, Wacken Open Air 2018, U.K.'s Bloodstock festival and Leyendas del Rock 2018 in Spain. These shows will be part of the "Decades: World Tour 2018". The setlist on this tour will include rarities from previous eras with some new twists and will only be performed on this world tour.

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Posted: 14.08.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Nightwish - To Start New Tour In North America

Nightwish are taking a year off but they will return with a new tour next year. In March 2018, the symphonic metal legends will begin their 9-month-long "Decades: World Tour 2018" starting with 34 shows in North America. The band will have a very special setlist for the tour, featuring rarely heard material from the earlier era, and they will revisit the old songs with some new twists. To accompany the tour, Nuclear Blast will release a 2CD compilation entitled Decades on the 9th of March 2018.

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Posted: 09.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (8)


Nightwish - Share Another Live Clip, Promise Something Special In 2018

By now, you know about the upcoming DVD from Nightwish, entitled Vehicle Of Spirit, due out on December 16th. So far, the band has released live clips from the show at Wembley. Now it's time to see the first video from the Tampere, Finland show. It's the performance of the Oceanborn song "Stargazers".

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Posted: 26.11.2016 by Bad English | Comments (16)


Nightwish - Reveal 'Alpenglow' Live Clip

On December 9th, the symphonic metal visionaries Nightwish are set to release their new live output on DVD and Blu-ray, Vehicle Of Spirit, featuring not only two full concerts, but also plenty of bonus material. Today, they have unveiled a second appetizer with their live track "Alpenglow" (from the Endless Forms Most Beautiful album). Watch the clip from their show at Wembley Arena below.

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Posted: 10.11.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (7)


Nightwish - Share Clip From Upcoming DVD

Symphonic metal heavyweights Nightwish have unveiled the first clip from their new live milestone, Vehicle Of Spirit, due out on December 9th, featuring not only two full concerts, but also plenty of bonus material. Today, the band presents the first live video clip and it's the opening track "Shudder Before The Beautiful" off of Endless Forms Most Beautiful, recorded at the Wembley Show in London.

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Posted: 14.10.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (14)


Nightwish - Releasing New Live DVD

Showtime, Storytime was Nightwish's last DVD released three years ago after vocalist Floor Jansen joined the band. Now, after touring for a year and a half throughout almost every corner of the world, the time has come for Nightwish to immortalize their Endless Forms Most Beautiful tour on DVD. The symphonic metal visionaries are set to release their new live milestone Vehicle Of Spirit on November 4th, featuring not only two full concerts, but also plenty of bonus material.

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Posted: 29.07.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (8)


Nightwish - Band's Song In Olympic Games

A Nightwish song will be heard on the upcoming Olympic Games. The symphonic metallers seem to be everywhere - even in sports! The Australian national team of synchronized swimmers now announced that they will be using their song "Last Ride Of The Day" off Nightwish's Imaginaerum from 2012 for their competition at the Olympics. The track will be played in an orchestral version during the swim performance of the team in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Posted: 15.07.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (14)


Nightwish - Announce New European Shows

Symphonic metal giants Nightwish are returning to Europe for more shows. After their successful European headlining tour with Arch Enemy and Amorphis last winter, a North American run as well as trips to Down Under and Asia, the band return to the local stages with shows in Portugal, Spain and Bulgaria. Find all dates below!

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Posted: 15.05.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Nightwish - New Live Video Unveiled

Nightwish released a strictly limited special tour edition of their most recent album, Endless Forms Most Beautiful, on October 30th via Nuclear Blast. The set comes with a bonus DVD containing all 21 making-of episode for the CD as well as two new, unreleased performance clips for "Yours Is An Empty Hope" and "Stargazers", along with five special clips. The symphonic outfit has now also shared the live video of "Yours Is An Empty Hope" that you find on the DVD. Enjoy it below!

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Posted: 04.11.2015 by Bad English | Comments (13)


Nightwish - Win 'Metal Anthem Of The Year' Award

Nightwish have announced that their song "Shudder Before The Beautiful" was awarded "The Metal Anthem Of The Year" award at Metal Hammer Awards 2015 that were held in Berlin, Germany recently. Nightwish's Troy Donockley and fill-in drummer Kai Hahto took the award on behalf of the entire band. The Finns released the song as a promotional move for their 2015 album Endless Forms Most Beautiful.

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Posted: 20.09.2015 by Kais | Comments (29)


Nightwish - To Release Album Tour Edition, Launch Jewelry Collection

Nightwish have a few things to share today. First, before the European leg of the Endless Forms Most Beautiful tour kicks off, the band announces the release of a strictly limited (no re-prints), special tour edition of their current record, coming with a bonus DVD, out on October 30th via Nuclear Blast. Moreover, Kalevala Koru (Jewelry), in collaboration with Nightwish, is launching a new jewelry collection called Evolution Series by Nightwish.

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Posted: 22.08.2015 by BloodTears | Comments (23)


Sonata Arctica - To Tour North America With Nightwish

Terrific news come from the Finnish power metallers Sonata Arctica today, as the band announced their 2016 North American tour, headlined by fellow Finns Nightwish and also featuring Dutch symphonic outfit Delain. The announcement also carries news from the awaited ninth full-length studio album, which the band will work on in the spring of 2016.

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Posted: 22.06.2015 by Kais | Comments (5)


Nightwish - 2016 N. American Tour Announced

Nightwish just finished a North American tour recently in support of Endless Forms Most Beautiful but there are already plans to come back! The symphonic metallers have announced a 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.

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Posted: 17.05.2015 by Bad English | Comments (9)


Nightwish - Release New Single, Video Revealed

Nightwish have put on a new music video for the title track of their newest album Endless Forms Most Beautiful. This is their 2nd single off the album after "Élan" and is available as a limited edition MCD, 10" vinyl and as a download. You can grab it at this location. Make sure you watch the new video of the band below for "Endless Forms Most Beautiful".

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Posted: 08.05.2015 by Kains | Comments (14)