The most expected event of the future autumn
Participants of group « Apocalyptica » began with execution on violoncellos of hits of the substitutes — groups Metallica. In 1996 musicians have written down an album « Plays Metallica by Four Cellos » about a cover - versions of compositions Metallica also have sent a material to authors of hits. Well-known American rokery were delighted with unusual treatment of the songs and have the same year invited a quartet for participation in concerts Metallica in Helsinki.
In the second album « Inquisition Symphony » musicians have written down covers not only the substitutes, but also Sepultura, Pantera and Faith No More, and also some own compositions. To Finland the disk has got to ten leaders on sales, and the group has gone on tour on the countries of Europe, and all tickets for concerts « Apocalyptica » were bought up immediately by admirers of the unusual Finnish project.
in the Summer of 1999 30 thousand spectators applauded musicians on metal - festival Dynamo Open Air in Holland, and the next year concerts « Apocalyptica » for the first time have taken place in Russia.
In 2000 there was an album « Cult » which became critical in group creativity. On change a cover - to versions own compositions have come, and in record 80 violoncellos have been used. In two years on a disk « Reflections » pianos, violins, a pipe and shock already sounded. And as the drummer Dejv Lombardo from « has been invited; Slayer » and one of songs was executed by legendary Nina Hagen. From now on at concerts « Apocalyptica » acts with drummer Mikko Sirennom, and in such structure the group has appeared in Moscow at festival « the Maxidrome - 2003 ». In two subsequent albums there were vocal compositions which have executed Lauri Ilonen (The Rasmus), Ville Valo (HIM), Adam Gonter (Three Days Grace), Til Lindemann (Rammstein) and other known vocalists.
release of a new album is planned For summer of 2011 « 7th Symphony » which becomes the seventh studio disk of the Finnish command.
the Forthcoming concert in Ekaterinburg will pass in frameworks of support of a new album and will present to public fresh compositions of masters simfonik - metal, and also all best compositions of group for 15 years.
Unusual arrangements, and also mad power which proceeds from hot Finnish guys with bows in hands, became pledge of fast-growing popularity of musicians. For today, later 15 years after the basis, « Apocalyptica » Continues to remain one of the most successful and well-known European groups, and its unusual format does not cease to surprise investigators worldwide. Musicians have won back more than 500 grandiose entertainment shows - concerts in 60 countries of the world, and everywhere their concerts passed with notices. The group has let out five albums which have dispersed on the world in the general circulation in 3 million copies and has got own repertoire, their compositions take the first places in conducting a hit - world parades.
Each concert « Apocalyptica » transforms into the present show filled with the most improbable emotions, powerful power and beautiful performances which transfer each visitor to the new, real world full of fun and pleasure. Each performance of group « Apocalyptica » differs interesting dramatic art, a powerful drive and unique sound atmosphere which is inherent in collective. Masterly execution of modern metal compositions on violoncellos does not leave indifferent any investigator. Skill and the present knowledge of the business gives the chance to group is thin to combine in the compositions the academic music and intensive enough brutalnost heavy metal.
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