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Sami Hinkka


2004- Ensiferum - bass, backing vocals  
2004-2006 Rapture - bass  
2011- October Falls - bass  
2017- Metal De Facto - bass  

Guest musician

2011 Chthonic - vocals  
2012 Wintersun - choirs  


02.05.2013 Ensiferum

Personal information

Born on: 27.04.1978


Sami Hinkka, born 1978 in Finland, is a heavy metal bass player, presently with Ensiferum. He joined his current band in 2004 as a replacement for Jukka-Pekka Miettinen after playing for some years in the melodic death/doom metal band Rapture. He left his role with Rapture in 2006 and now plays only in Ensiferum.

In addition to bass guitar duties, Sami also performs in the role of dual backing/choir vocalist with guitarist Markus Toivonen. According to Toivonen, Sami will also be taking over as the band's main lyricist.