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Kai Hahto

Kai Hahto

Real/full name:
Kai Juhani Hahto
50 (born Dec 31st, 1973)
Place of birth:
Finland (Vaasa, Pohjanmaa)


Hahto filled in on the drums during the 2007 Swallow the Sun US tour, because Pasi Pasanen had work-related issues. When the latter left the band in 2009, due to a lack of motivation, Hahto formally replaced him.

In 2009, he was a live drummer for Paul Di'Anno (Iron Maiden) during his Finnish tour from February 18 to 21.

In August 2014, Hahto began recording with Nightwish, as Jukka ...

Darkwoods My Betrothed

Drums (2024-present)


Drums (2019-present)

2019 Decades: Live in Buenos Aires (Live album) Drums
2019 Decades: Live in Buenos Aires (Video) Drums
2020 Human. :||: Nature. Drums, Percussion
2021 Music (Single) Drums
2021 Nemo (Virtual World Version) (Single) Drums
2021 How's the Heart? (Single) Drums
2022 Virtual Live Show from the Islanders Arms 2021 (Video) Drums
2023 The Phantom of the Opera (live) (Single) Drums
2024 Yesterwynde Percussion, Drums


Drums (2004-present)

2004 Wintersun Drums (as "Kai "the Grinder" Hahto")
2006 Live at Summer Breeze 2005 (Video) Drums
2012 Time I Drums
2017 Live at Tuska Festival 2013 (Live album) Drums
2017 Forest Package (Compilation) Drums (discs 3-6)
2024 Time II Drums


As Dr. K.H.:
Drums (2003-2006)


Drums (1991-1992)

1991 Encapsulated (Demo) Drums
1991 In Godly Flesh (Demo) Drums
1992 Ex Oblivione / The Fragile Concept of Affection (Split) Drums, Keyboards

Enochian Crescent

As Caer Hallam Generis:
Drums (1995-1999)

1996 Anno Bastardi (Demo) Drums
1997 Telocvovim Drums, Piano
1998 Babalon Patralx de Telocvovim (EP) Drums (as "Generis")
1998 The Blackened Rainbow (Split) Drums

Max on the Rox

Drums (1997-2016)



Rotten Sound

As K:
Drums (1994-2006)

1995 Psychotic Veterinarian (EP) Drums
1996 Loosin' Face (EP) Drums
1997 Splitted Alive (Split) Drums
1997 Live in Nummirock '999 (Video) Drums
1997 Under Pressure Drums
1999 Drain Drums (as "Kai")
2000 Still Psycho (EP) Drums
2001 8 Hours of Lobotomy / Wrath (Split) Drums (as "Kai")
2002 Murderworks Drums
2002 Seeds of Hate / Crap (Split) Drums
2003 Under Pressure / Drain (Compilation) Drums
2004 Murderlive (Video) Drums
2005 Exit Songwriting, Drums
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Swallow the Sun

Drums (2009-2015)

2009 New Moon (Single) Drums
2009 New Moon Drums
2012 Silent Towers (Single) Drums
2012 Emerald Forest and the Blackbird Drums

Trees of Eternity

Drums (2013-2016)

2016 Hour of the Nightingale Drums


Drums (2017)

2017 The Anniversary Song (Single) Drums


Drums (1995)

1995 A Leftover Drums


Drums (1994-1995)

1994 The Sun (Demo) Drums
1995 Diatribe Drums, Percussion, Keyboards


Drums (1999)


Drums (2014-2019)

Paul Di'Anno

Drums (Finnish tour) (2009)

Swallow the Sun

Drums (2007)


1999 Medieval Rites Drums (tracks 2, 5, 8, 11)
2002 The Spirit of Evil (EP) Drums (track 7)


2011 Imaginaerum Percussion (additional)
2012 Imaginaerum - The Score Percussion (additional)
2015 Élan (Single) Drums
2015 Endless Forms Most Beautiful Drums
2015 Endless Forms Most Beautiful (Single) Drums
2016 My Walden (Single) Drums
2016 Live at Wembley (Single) Drums
2016 Vehicle of Spirit (Video) Drums
2018 Decades (An Archive of Song 1996-2015) (Compilation) Drums (CD1 tracks 1-3)

Throes of Dawn

1997 Pakkasherra Percussion (track 7)


2015 Élan (Single) Arrangements

Swallow the Sun

2008 Plague of Butterflies (EP) Engineering (drums)

Throes of Dawn

1997 Pakkasherra Engineering


2012 Time I Producer (drums)
2024 Time II Producer (drums)
Added by: hepath Modified by: Renatoletra
Added on: 2011-04-09 04:58:35 Last modified on: 2024-07-08 18:58:14
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