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Releases : 46     Total votes : 444     Reviews : 55
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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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Sonata Arctica Discography

Album titleTypeRelease dateRatingVotesReviews
preview Single - 00
Sonata Arctica - Ecliptica preview CollectionWish List Studio 89.8 808
preview CollectionWish List EP 84.3 60
preview CollectionWish List EP 70 10
Sonata Arctica - Silence preview CollectionWish List Studio 89.3 455
preview Single 90 10
preview Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Live 68.5 131
preview Single 87.5 20
Sonata Arctica - Winterheart's Guild preview CollectionWish List Studio 88.6 366
preview CollectionWish List EP 70 10
preview CollectionWish List EP 80 20
preview Single 95 10
preview CollectionWish List EP 82.5 20
preview Single 95 10
Sonata Arctica - Reckoning Night preview CollectionWish List Studio 89.5 355
preview Single 90 10
preview Single 90 10
preview CollectionWish List Compilation 84.4 50
preview CollectionWish List Video - 00
preview CollectionWish List Live 87.9 123
preview CollectionWish List Compilation - 00
preview Single - 00
preview Single 89 20
Sonata Arctica - Unia preview CollectionWish List Studio 81.1 5713
preview Single - 00
preview Single - 00
Sonata Arctica - The Day of Grays preview CollectionWish List Studio 80.1 425
preview CollectionWish List Live 87 50
preview CollectionWish List Video 93.7 31
preview Single - 00
Sonata Arctica - Stones Grow Her Name preview CollectionWish List Studio 77 291
preview Single - 00
preview Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Compilation 60 10
preview Single - 00
preview Single - 00
Sonata Arctica - Pariah's Child preview CollectionWish List Studio 75.7 254
preview Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Split - 00
preview Single - 00
Sonata Arctica - Ecliptica – Revisited preview CollectionWish List Studio 48.3 222
preview Single 90 10
preview Single - 00
preview Single - 00
Sonata Arctica - The Ninth Hour preview CollectionWish List Studio 76 121

Sonata Arctica 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
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Sonata Arctica Top Songs

Song titleAlbum titleRatingVotes
1FullMoon preview (1999) 97.89
2Blank File preview (1999) 957
3It Won't Fade preview (2007) 1002
4Caleb preview (2007) 97.52
5Replica preview (1999) 92.56
6I Have a Right preview (2012) 1001
7Alone in Heaven preview (2012) 1001
8Love preview (2014) 1001
9Paid In Full preview (2007) 952
10Under Your Tree preview (2007) 952
11Don't Say A Word preview (2004) 915
12Weballergy preview (2001) 906
13My Land preview (1999) 91.34
14Letter To Dana preview (1999) 88.67
15My Selene preview (2004) 904
16For the Sake of Revenge preview (2007) 92.52
17San Sebastian preview (2000)  [EP] 951
18Last Drop Falls preview (2001) 885
19Ain't Your Fairytale preview (2004) 885
20UnOpened preview (1999) 88.84
21The Harvest preview (2007) 903
22Kingdom For A Heart preview (1999) 875
23Tallulah preview (2001) 87.54
24The Misery preview (2003) 87.54
25Wildfire preview (2004) 87.54
26Misplaced preview (2004) 88.33
27Victoria's Secret preview (2003) 88.33
28Wolf & Raven preview (2001) 865
29White Pearl, Black Oceans preview (2004) 86.73
30In 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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