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Apocalyptica

Country of origin:
Finland
Location:
Helsinki
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1993
Genre:
Symphonic Heavy Metal
Lyrical themes:
Mostly Instrumental
Current label:
Sony Music Entertainment
Years active:
1993-present
Originally known for their numerous cello-only Metallica covers, they evolved to composing original songs and adding some percussion and vocals to their songs.

Antero Manninen left the band after the 2nd album. However, after Max Lilja had left the band, he rejoined them as live member.

Apocalyptica in their entirety have made a few guest appearances on albums by other bands, including ...
Current
Paavo Lötjönen Cello (1993-present)
Eicca Toppinen Cello (1993-present)
See also: ex-Eicca Toppinen, Cherry & The Vipers
Perttu Kivilaakso Cello (1999-present)
Mikko Siren Drums (2005-present)
See also: Elias Viljanen, ex-Eicca Toppinen
Past
Antero Manninen Cello (1993-1999)
See also: Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Max Lilja Cello (1993-2002)
See also: Tarja, Eilera (live), ex-Hevein
Sami Kuoppamäki Drums (2003-2006)
See also: ex-Kingston Wall, ex-Zook
Current (Live)
Tipe Johnson Vocals (2009-present)
See also: ex-Leningrad Cowboys
Past (Live)
Perttu Kivilaakso Cello (1996-1999)
Antero Manninen Cello (2002-2009)
See also: Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Mikko Siren Drums (2003-2005)
See also: Elias Viljanen, ex-Eicca Toppinen
Johnny Andrews Vocals (2008)
Cristina Scabbia Vocals (2008)
See also: Lacuna Coil, ex-Ethereal, ex-L'Aura (live)
Toryn Green Vocals (2008)
See also: ex-Fuel
Tony Kakko Vocals (Finland & Japan) (2008)
See also: Sonata Arctica, ex-Tricky Means, Northern Kings
Adam Gontier Vocals (New York & Toronto) (2008)
See also: Adam Gointer, ex-Groundswell, ex-The Big Dirty Band, ex-Three Days Grace
Kyo Vocals (2010 tour) (2010-?)
See also: Dir En Grey, Sukekiyo, ex-Gesshouku, ex-Haijin Kurobara Zoku, ex-La:Sadie's, ex-Masquerade, ex-Tsuki Shyoku, ex-Visun
Paavo Lötjönen Cello (1993-present)
Eicca Toppinen Cello (1993-present)
See also: ex-Eicca Toppinen, Cherry & The Vipers
Perttu Kivilaakso Cello (1999-present)
Mikko Siren Drums (2005-present)
See also: Elias Viljanen, ex-Eicca Toppinen
Antero Manninen Cello (1993-1999)
See also: Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Max Lilja Cello (1993-2002)
See also: Tarja, Eilera (live), ex-Hevein
Sami Kuoppamäki Drums (2003-2006)
See also: ex-Kingston Wall, ex-Zook
Current
Tipe Johnson Vocals (2009-present)
See also: ex-Leningrad Cowboys
Past
Perttu Kivilaakso Cello (1996-1999)
Antero Manninen Cello (2002-2009)
See also: Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Mikko Siren Drums (2003-2005)
See also: Elias Viljanen, ex-Eicca Toppinen
Johnny Andrews Vocals (2008)
Cristina Scabbia Vocals (2008)
See also: Lacuna Coil, ex-Ethereal, ex-L'Aura (live)
Toryn Green Vocals (2008)
See also: ex-Fuel
Tony Kakko Vocals (Finland & Japan) (2008)
See also: Sonata Arctica, ex-Tricky Means, Northern Kings
Adam Gontier Vocals (New York & Toronto) (2008)
See also: Adam Gointer, ex-Groundswell, ex-The Big Dirty Band, ex-Three Days Grace
Kyo Vocals (2010 tour) (2010-?)
See also: Dir En Grey, Sukekiyo, ex-Gesshouku, ex-Haijin Kurobara Zoku, ex-La:Sadie's, ex-Masquerade, ex-Tsuki Shyoku, ex-Visun
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Added on: 2002-08-21 06:40:09 Last modified on: 2014-09-02 15:13:22
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