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Releases : 46     Total votes : 434     Reviews : 55
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Band

Sonata Arctica

a.k.a.ex-Tricky Beans, ex-Tricky Means
CountryFinland
Formed1999, Kemi, Lappi
GenresPower Metal, Symphonic Metal
LabelsSpinefarm Records, Nuclear Blast
Years active1996-1999 (as Tricky Beans), 1999 (as Tricky Means), 1999-present
Websitehttp://www.sonataarctica.info

Line-up (members)

  • Tony Kakko : Vocals, Keyboards (1999-present)
  • Tommy Portimo : Drums (1999-present)
  • Henrik Klingenberg : Keyboards, Backing Vocals (2002-present)
  • Elias Viljanen : Guitars (2007-present)
  • Pasi Kauppinen : Bass (2013-present)

Former members

  • Janne Kivilahti : Bass (1999-2000)
  • Jani Liimatainen : Guitars, Backing Vocals (1999-2007)
  • Marko Paasikoski : Bass (2000-2013)
  • Mikko Härkin : Keyboards (2000-2002)
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Discography

Album titleRankTypeRelease dateRatingVotesReviews
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
Ecliptica preview 85CollectionWish List Studio 90 788
preview 2,596CollectionWish List EP 84.3 60
preview CollectionWish List EP 70 10
Silence preview 237CollectionWish List Studio 89.5 445
preview CollectionWish List Single 90 10
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
preview 3,539CollectionWish List Live 66.4 111
preview CollectionWish List Single 87.5 20
Winterheart's Guild preview 405CollectionWish List Studio 88.7 346
preview CollectionWish List EP 70 10
preview CollectionWish List EP 80 20
preview CollectionWish List Single 95 10
preview CollectionWish List EP 82.5 20
preview CollectionWish List Single 95 10
Reckoning Night preview 327CollectionWish List Studio 89.5 345
preview CollectionWish List Single 90 10
preview CollectionWish List Single 90 10
preview CollectionWish List Compilation 84.4 50
preview CollectionWish List Video - 00
preview 1,255CollectionWish List Live 87.9 123
preview CollectionWish List Compilation - 00
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Single 89 20
Unia preview 1,267CollectionWish List Studio 81.1 5713
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
The Day of Grays preview 1,794CollectionWish List Studio 80.1 415
preview CollectionWish List Live 85 40
preview CollectionWish List Video 93.7 31
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
Stones Grow Her Name preview 2,695CollectionWish List Studio 77 291
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Compilation 60 10
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
Pariah's Child preview 2,879CollectionWish List Studio 76.5 244
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Split - 00
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
Ecliptica – Revisited preview 3,647CollectionWish List Studio 47.9 232
preview CollectionWish List Single 90 10
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
The Ninth Hour preview 3,210CollectionWish List Studio 76 121

Photos

The Elephant lyrics
The Elephant lyrics
One-Two-Free-Fall lyrics
One-Two-Free-Fall lyrics
Sonata Arctica 2013 Line-up
Sonata Arctica 2013 Line-up
Sonata Arctica
Sonata Arctica

Top Songs

Song titleAlbum titleRatingVotes
1 FullMoon preview (1999) 1005
2 Don't Say A Word preview (2004) 98.33
3 It Won't Fade preview (2007) 1002
4 Blank File preview (1999) 955
5 My Land preview (1999) 96.73
6 Replica preview (1999) 954
7 Caleb preview (2007) 97.52
8 I Have a Right preview (2012) 1001
9 Alone in Heaven preview (2012) 1001
10 Love preview (2014) 1001
11 Tallulah preview (2001) 93.33
12 Misplaced preview (2004) 952
13 White Pearl, Black Oceans preview (2004) 952
14 Victoria's Secret preview (2003) 952
15 Paid In Full preview (2007) 952
16 Under Your Tree preview (2007) 952
17 Letter To Dana preview (1999) 915
18 Last Drop Falls preview (2001) 91.73
19 Weballergy preview (2001) 904
20 Kingdom For A Heart preview (1999) 904
21 8th Commandment preview (1999) 92.52
22 UnOpened preview (1999) 92.52
23 The Misery preview (2003) 92.52
24 For the Sake of Revenge preview (2007) 92.52
25 My Selene preview (2004) 92.52
26 The Power Of One preview (2001) 903
27 Broken preview (2003) 902
28 Wildfire preview (2004) 902
29 The Cage preview (2003) 87.52
30 In Black and White preview (2007) 87.52
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Additional notes
Sonata Arctica started in 1996 as Tricky Beans (briefly changed to Tricky Means) playing hard rock/pop music that later evolved into Stratovarius-inspired power metal.
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