Author: Pauliina Åkerlund

Founded in Kitee, Finland in 1996, Symphonic Metal band Nightwish has become one of the most celebrated acts in the genre over the years. Initially formed by main composer and keyboardist Tuomas Holopainen, vocalist Tarja Turunen, guitarist Erno "Emppu" Vuorinen and drummer Jukka Nevalainen, after releasing their...

Providing an intriguing collaboration for rock fans' ears, former Nightwish vocalist Tarja Turunen and Rage drummer Mike Terrana released a double live album back on May 30th, 2014 via earMUSIC.  Entitled Beauty & the Beat, it features an interesting mix of different music styles.  No strangers...