Nightwish, Enmore Theatre, Sydney Australia

 Review and photos by  Brat with special comments from Aussie Metalchild (bassist of LORD) "I love you Anette!" rang out from a young female fan in the first few rows of Sydney’s Nightwish show. "I love you too," came the wide-smiled and warm reply from Nightwish’s new singer, Anette Olzon,…

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Nightwish : Helsinki Finland

                                        The 1st of January 2008 The Old Ice Hall Helsinki Finland Pics by Marko Syrjälä and Arto Lehtinen Article by Arto Lehtinen Nightwish definitely creates emotional  feelings amongst fans all around the world. The band’s pompous and symphonic hymns create a unique musical experience and journey into…

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Nightwish – Tuomas Holopainen

Nightwish – Tuomas Holopainen Written by Simon LukicTranscription by Mike ‘Fucking Hostile’ Holmes One of Metal’s biggest headlines was the “open letter” served to Tarja Turunen by Nightwish band leader Tuomas Holopainen. It not only bought an end to one of the genre’s greatest pairings, it also would cause a great…

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Wacken Open Air 2005

Wacken Open Air 2005Review By BratGood photos by Metaltix ( so good ones by BratOther photos acknowledged as they appear What a line-up this year! W:O:A 2005 was to be my biggest and best Wacken festival since my virgin outing in 2002, when I was forced to watch so many…

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Angels & Demons Descend DownUnder

Angels & Demons Descend DownUnder During Holy Week 2005Nightwish and Angra Tours Review and photos by Brat Angels and devils was the musical theme of holy week in Australia with the arrival of NIGHTWISH and ANGRA from their combined tour in Japan to separate tours here.