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Nightwish Announces Select North American Tour Dates

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The Finnish Symphonic Metal sensation known as Nightwish has been in the news recently with their recently released single and video for the song “Noise” which is the first new music that we have gotten from the band in a few years. We discussed the clip in full HERE and encourage you to review our thoughts on it. Now, with a new record looming comes also the news of some touring. Check it out down below the amazing new band photograph that was taken by Ville Akseli Juurikkala.

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The Brief Statement:
In September we will play a select amount of dates in North America! General onsale starts on Friday @ 10AM

The Tour Dates:
September 8 – Canada – Toronto – Meridian Hall
September 11 – United States – Los Angeles – The Hollywood Palladium
September 12 – United States – Los Angeles – The Hollywood Palladium
September 15 – United States – New York- Terminal Five

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Official Website: http://www.nightwish.com

Nuclear Blast Presents: Nightwish “Noise” Official Video

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It was only a few short weeks ago that we helped share the news about the upcoming Nightwish studio album, “Human :||: Nature” and if you didn’t manage to see that announcement just click HERE to be up to speed. Just a short time ago, the world got the first peek at this new music with an official video for the track “Noise”. Let’s take a look and then I will return with some thoughts on it all.


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Finland’s Nightwish Announces New Studio Album: “Human :||: Nature”

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The Press Release:
When Finnish sextet NIGHTWISH announce a new studio album people tend to take notice. They know that something special is brewing. Band leader Tuomas Holopainen once said that whenever he creates a new record he has the intention of capturing something rare and unique, a monument and a true album experience. In 2020 he’s certain to achieve his objective once again. NIGHTWISH have completed the recordings for their 9th studio album and are proud to announce the title, artwork (above) and tracklisting. HUMAN. :II: NATURE. will be released on April 10, 2020. The long-awaited record, following 2015’s critically-acclaimed Endless Forms Most Beautiful, will be a double album containing 9 tracks on the main CD and one long track, divided into eight chapters on CD 2.

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Nuclear Blast Signs Marco Hietala (Nightwish); Announces Solo Album

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The Press Release:
Today, Finnish singer/ bassist Marko Hietala announces his signing with Nuclear Blast for his upcoming solo album Pyre Of The Black Heart, that is set to be released on January 24th. Hietala himself describes the style of the upcoming release as “Hard Prog”, but to give his fans a first impression of what the new album is going to be like, he also reveals the first single and video “‘Stones”.
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Nightwish Reveals 2020 European Tour Dates and More

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We are big fans of the Finnish sensation known as Nightwish here at the Metal Media Command HQ and I’ve just learned that a whole crop of South American and European dates were unveiled. The band has been in the press lately with news about their upcoming video release “Decades Live In Buenos Aires” and with a video clip reveal in “Devil and The Deep Dark Ocean” (reports which you can examine by clicking the highlighted text). Once you’re done you can take a look at those dates.

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The Statement:
We are happy to announce the first shows of the European leg of Nightwish’s World Tour 2020.
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