NIGHTWISH - Oceanborn 12" Vinyl Picture Disc

This is the Picture Disc version of "Oceanborn " is the 1998 album by the Finnish Symphonic Power Metal band "NIGHTWISH". Lead-singer on this album was Tarja Turunen.

 

Record Format:  200 Gram 12" Picture Disc LP 
Album weight: 240 gram   

Music Genre:

Finish Symphonic Gothic Power Metal 
Country  Made in UK  
Track Listing of: Nightwish Oceanborn 12" Picture Disc

The Song/tracks on "Nightwish Oceanborn 12" Picture Disc " are

    Side One:
  • Stargazers
  • Gethsemane
  • Devil & The Deep Dark Ocean
    Side Two:
  • Sacrament of Wilderness
  • Passion & The Opera
  • Swanheart
Album photos of : Nightwish Oceanborn 12" Picture Disc
Album photos of : Nightwish Oceanborn 12" Picture Disc
Photo of Nightwish Picture Disc Back Side
Photo of Nightwish Picture Disc Back Side  
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Band Description:

  Nightwish is a Finnish symphonic metal band that was formed in 1996. The band has gone through several changes in its lineup, but it has always remained true to its unique sound, which combines elements of metal, classical music, and folk music. Nightwish is known for its powerful vocals, intricate instrumentals, and poetic lyrics.

The original lineup of Nightwish consisted of keyboardist Tuomas Holopainen, guitarist Emppu Vuorinen, and vocalist Tarja Turunen. The band's early music was heavily influenced by classical music, and they quickly gained a following in their native Finland.

Nightwish's breakthrough album was their 2000 release, "Wishmaster," which included the hit single "Dead Boy's Poem." The album was a critical and commercial success, and it helped to establish Nightwish as a major force in the symphonic metal scene.

In 2005, Tarja Turunen was dismissed from the band, and she was replaced by Anette Olzon. Olzon's first album with the band, "Dark Passion Play," was released in 2007 and was another commercial success. However, Olzon left the band in 2012, and she was replaced by Floor Jansen, who remains the band's lead vocalist to this day.

Nightwish's music is characterized by its complex arrangements and powerful melodies. The band's use of orchestral elements, such as strings and choirs, gives their music a grandiose and epic feel. The lyrics of Nightwish's songs often deal with themes of fantasy and mythology, as well as more personal and emotional topics.

In addition to their music, Nightwish is also known for their elaborate stage shows. The band's concerts often feature theatrical elements, such as costumes, pyrotechnics, and other special effects.

Nightwish has released several critically acclaimed albums over the years, including "Once," "Endless Forms Most Beautiful," and "Human. :II: Nature." The band has also won numerous awards, including several Finnish Emma Awards and a Metal Hammer Golden God award.

Nightwish has had a significant impact on the symphonic metal genre, and they have inspired countless other bands with their unique sound and style. Despite the changes in their lineup over the years, Nightwish has remained a consistent and innovative force in the metal scene, and they continue to attract new fans with each new release.

Who is Floor Jansen:

  Floor Jansen Floor Jansen is a Dutch singer-songwriter and vocal coach who is best known as the current lead vocalist of the Finnish symphonic metal band Nightwish. She was born in 1981, in Goirle, Netherlands.

Jansen began her music career in the late 1990s as the lead vocalist of the Dutch symphonic metal band After Forever. After releasing several successful albums with After Forever, Jansen also appeared as a guest vocalist on numerous other projects, including Ayreon, Devin Townsend Project, and Star One.

In 2012, Jansen was asked to join Nightwish as their lead vocalist, after the departure of their previous vocalist Anette Olzon. Since then, Jansen has become an integral part of Nightwish's sound and has contributed to the band's continued success.

In addition to her work with Nightwish, Jansen has also released several solo albums and has performed with other projects, including her own band, Northward. She is known for her powerful and versatile vocals, which can range from operatic to rock and everything in between.

Jansen is widely regarded as one of the most talented and dynamic vocalists in the metal scene today. Her contributions to Nightwish have helped to elevate the band's sound to new heights, and she continues to inspire and impress fans around the world with her incredible talent and dedication to her craft.

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