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Turisas

Country of origin:
Finland
Location:
Hämeenlinna
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1999
Genre:
Folk/Symphonic Metal
Lyrical themes:
Battles, Journeys, Glory, Mythology, History
Current label:
Century Media Records
Years active:
1997-1998 (as Köyliö), 1999-present
Formed under the name Köyliö in 1997, the band's name was changed to Turisas between 1998 and 1999. Turisas (Iku-Turso) is the name of a sea monster in Finnish mythlogy, sometimes considered a god of war.

In July 2004, Georg Laakso was stabbed six times in the back after getting in a fight with a stranger, but suffered no serious injuries. On the morning of October 29th 2005 Georg was in a ...
Current
Jussi Wickström Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1999-present)
See also: ex-Köyliö
Warlord Nygård Vocals (lead), Programming (1999-present), Keyboards (2007-2012)
See also: ex-Köyliö, ex-Cadacross
Olli Vänskä Violin, Vocals (backing) (2007-present)
See also: ex-Korpiklaani (live)
Jesper Anastasiadis Bass (2012-present)
See also: Funk in Funk Stairs, ex-Korpiklaani (live)
Jaakko Jakku Drums (2012-present)
See also: ex-Quietus
Past
Tino Ahola Bass (1999-2001)
See also: ex-Cadacross, ex-Sorkka
Sami Aarnio Bass (1999)
See also: ex-Cadacross, ex-Svartmoor
Tude Lehtonen Drums, Percussion (1999-2012)
See also: ex-Köyliö
Georg Laakso Guitars (1999-2006)
See also: ex-Cadacross
Ari Kärkkäinen Guitars (1999)
See also: ex-Köyliö
Antti Ventola Keyboards (1999-2007)
See also: ex-Cadacross, ex-Köyliö
Mikko Törmikoski Bass (2001-2004)
See also: ex-Midnight Sunrise
Lisko Accordion (2007-2008)
Hannu Horma Bass, Vocals (backing) (2007-2011)
See also: Silver Bullet, ex-Dirge Eternal
Netta Skog Accordion (2009-2011)
See also: ex-Tuska20, ex-Ensiferum
Robert Engstrand Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (2011-2014)
See also: Ben Gran Felt Band, ex-Andromeda (live), ex-Kotipelto (live), ex-Dingo, ex-Liberator, ex-The Flower Kings (live), ex-Torpedo (live)
Current (Live)
Jukka-Pekka Miettinen Bass, Vocals (backing) (2011-2012), Bass (2017-present)
See also: ex-Arthemesia, ex-Empyrean Bane, ex-Mandragora, ex-Ensiferum, ex-Cadacross, ex-Alghazanth (live)
Kasper Mårtenson Keyboards (2014-present)
See also: Sea Reach, Sininen Hevonen, ex-Amorphis, ex-Barren Earth, ex-Mannhai
Past (Live)
Riku Ylitalo Accordion (2004)
Antti Laurila Accordion (2004-2007)
Lisko Accordion, Vocals (backing) (2004-2007)
Hannes Horma Bass, Vocals (backing) (2004-2007)
See also: Silver Bullet, ex-Dirge Eternal
Olli Vänskä Violin, Vocals (backing) (2004-2007)
See also: ex-Korpiklaani (live)
Jaakko Kunnas Bass (2010-2011)
See also: Helion, ex-Pain Confessor, ex-To/Die/For (live)
Jussi Wickström Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1999-present)
See also: ex-Köyliö
Warlord Nygård Vocals (lead), Programming (1999-present), Keyboards (2007-2012)
See also: ex-Köyliö, ex-Cadacross
Olli Vänskä Violin, Vocals (backing) (2007-present)
See also: ex-Korpiklaani (live)
Jesper Anastasiadis Bass (2012-present)
See also: Funk in Funk Stairs, ex-Korpiklaani (live)
Jaakko Jakku Drums (2012-present)
See also: ex-Quietus
Tino Ahola Bass (1999-2001)
See also: ex-Cadacross, ex-Sorkka
Sami Aarnio Bass (1999)
See also: ex-Cadacross, ex-Svartmoor
Tude Lehtonen Drums, Percussion (1999-2012)
See also: ex-Köyliö
Georg Laakso Guitars (1999-2006)
See also: ex-Cadacross
Ari Kärkkäinen Guitars (1999)
See also: ex-Köyliö
Antti Ventola Keyboards (1999-2007)
See also: ex-Cadacross, ex-Köyliö
Mikko Törmikoski Bass (2001-2004)
See also: ex-Midnight Sunrise
Lisko Accordion (2007-2008)
Hannu Horma Bass, Vocals (backing) (2007-2011)
See also: Silver Bullet, ex-Dirge Eternal
Netta Skog Accordion (2009-2011)
See also: ex-Tuska20, ex-Ensiferum
Robert Engstrand Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (2011-2014)
See also: Ben Gran Felt Band, ex-Andromeda (live), ex-Kotipelto (live), ex-Dingo, ex-Liberator, ex-The Flower Kings (live), ex-Torpedo (live)
Current
Jukka-Pekka Miettinen Bass, Vocals (backing) (2011-2012), Bass (2017-present)
See also: ex-Arthemesia, ex-Empyrean Bane, ex-Mandragora, ex-Ensiferum, ex-Cadacross, ex-Alghazanth (live)
Kasper Mårtenson Keyboards (2014-present)
See also: Sea Reach, Sininen Hevonen, ex-Amorphis, ex-Barren Earth, ex-Mannhai
Past
Riku Ylitalo Accordion (2004)
Antti Laurila Accordion (2004-2007)
Lisko Accordion, Vocals (backing) (2004-2007)
Hannes Horma Bass, Vocals (backing) (2004-2007)
See also: Silver Bullet, ex-Dirge Eternal
Olli Vänskä Violin, Vocals (backing) (2004-2007)
See also: ex-Korpiklaani (live)
Jaakko Kunnas Bass (2010-2011)
See also: Helion, ex-Pain Confessor, ex-To/Die/For (live)
Added by: Runehammer Modified by: Krister Jensen
Added on: 2002-08-18 20:58:01 Last modified on: 2018-11-21 14:44:32