A totally sold-out show in Hartwall-Arena should have been a warning. Unfortunately getting there took a while longer, and I missed a part of Sonata Arctica's show... but I could still enjoy the birthday-serenade for keyboarder Henrik and their hits "Replika" or "Don't Say A Word". Shouter Tony Kakko, ... more/mehr
Nightwish: On A Dark Winter´s Night
Oberhausen + Salzburg
Two events, two opinions - Germany: People were excited before the first official live appearance of Nightwish and their new singer Annette Olzon. Moreover, with a new great album to present. How would the Finns cope with it? Would their new material inspire the audience as successfully as their old classics? How would Annette ... more/mehr
Nine Inch Nails | Ladytron
For Nine Inch Nails it was the last stop of their European tour, for me this show in Helsinki Icehall was one of the best shows I have seen in a long time! Trent Reznor and his band mates set indeed an example for quite many much younger bands...
But the whole story from the beginning.