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The Latest Nightwish News, Video, Interviews and Features

The News Nightwish bassist/co-vocalist Marko Hietala leaves the band

Marko Hietala has quit both Nightwish and his public life”, blaming disillusionment with the music industry and chronic depression.

Features 20 rock and metal songs to welcome in winter

From Woods Of Ypres to Weezer, we present the perfect soundtrack for the darkest evenings of the year…

The News Nightwish Announce Rescheduled Tour For 2021

Finnish symphonic metallers Nightwish have postponed the UK/European leg of their Human :II: Nature tour.

Features 10 Animal Species Named After Bands

From giant worms to rainforest frogs, all of these animals have taken their names from real-life rock stars

The News A New Species Of Crab Has Been Named After Nightwish

Scientists have named a new species of coral reef crab after Finnish symphonic metallers Nightwish.

Features 10 rock stars with surprising hobbies

How do your favourite musicians unwind? Well it could be anything from rollercoasters to clowns to classic cars!

Features The 17 greatest songs based on books

Inspiration can come in a variety of forms, and for many rock bands, it comes from the pages of a good book…

Features 7 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Nightwish's Floor Jansen

Nightwish vocalist Floor Jansen chats about her love of recycling, pianos and big cars

Reviews Album Review: Nightwish – Hvman :||: Natvre

Finnish symphonic metallers Nightwish attempt the double on two-disc ninth album, Hvman :||: Natvre

Features 14 of the most uplifting metal songs ever

To keep the doldrums at bay, here are 14 metal tracks that’ll keep your spirits soaring.

Features 13 line-up changes that gave bands a new lease of life

No matter how successful the rock recipe, sometimes that one extra ingredient can take it to another level…

Features 11 bands who single-handedly launched genres

Here are 11 bands whose genre of music didn’t exist until they started playing it.