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Releases : 46     Total votes : 446     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 title Lyrics Type Release date Rating Votes Reviews
preview Single - 00
Sonata Arctica - Ecliptica preview LyricsCollectionWish List Studio 89.7 818
preview LyricsCollectionWish List EP 84.3 60
preview LyricsCollectionWish List EP 70 10
preview Single 90 10
Sonata Arctica - Silence preview LyricsCollectionWish List Studio 89.3 445
preview Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Live 69.8 141
preview Single 87.5 20
Sonata Arctica - Winterheart's Guild preview LyricsCollectionWish List Studio 88.6 366
preview CollectionWish List EP 70 10
preview LyricsCollectionWish List EP 76.7 30
preview Single 95 10
preview LyricsCollectionWish List EP 82.5 20
preview Single 95 10
Sonata Arctica - Reckoning Night preview LyricsCollectionWish 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 LyricsCollectionWish List Studio 81.3 5713
preview Single - 00
preview Single - 00
Sonata Arctica - The Day of Grays preview LyricsCollectionWish List Studio 80.1 415
preview CollectionWish List Live 85 40
preview CollectionWish List Video 93.7 31
preview Single - 00
Sonata Arctica - Stones Grow Her Name preview LyricsCollectionWish List Studio 76.3 301
preview Single - 00
preview Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Compilation 60 10
preview Single - 00
preview Single - 00
Sonata Arctica - Pariah's Child preview LyricsCollectionWish List Studio 75.7 254
preview Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Split - 00
preview Single - 00
Sonata Arctica - Ecliptica – Revisited preview LyricsCollectionWish List Studio 50 212
preview Single 90 10
preview Single - 00
preview Single - 00
Sonata Arctica - The Ninth Hour preview LyricsCollectionWish List Studio 74.6 141

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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 (1999) 97.914
2Blank File (1999) 95.610
3Deathaura (2009) 1001
4The Last Amazing Grays (2009) 1001
5White Pearl, Black Oceans (Part II: By the Grace of the Ocean) (2016) 1001
6Don't Say A Word (2006)  [Live] 1001
7The Cage (2006)  [Live] 1001
8The Last Amazing Grays (2011)  [Live] 1001
9I Have a Right (2012) 97.52
10Everything Fades to Gray (Instrumental) (2009) 97.52
11Paid In Full (2007) 954
12My Land (1999) 92.58
13It Won't Fade (2007) 953
14Caleb (2007) 93.84
15Victoria's Secret (2003) 935
16Replica (1999) 91.38
17The Misery (2003) 90.86
18Don't Say A Word (2004) 915
19Letter To Dana (1999) 89.48
20Weballergy (2001) 89.48
21Juliet (2009) 951
22Only the Broken Hearts (Make You Beautiful) (2012) 951
23Don't Be Mean (2012) 951
24The Wolves Die Young (2014) 951
25Misplaced (2006)  [Live] 951
26Fullmoon / White Pearl, Black Oceans (2006)  [Live] 951
27Victoria's Secret (2006)  [Live] 951
28Gravenimage (2006)  [Live] 951
29Flag In The Ground (2011)  [Live] 951
30Juliet (2011)  [Live] 951
31The Misery (2011)  [Live] 951
32Letter To Dana (2011)  [Live] 951
33Wolf & Raven (2001) 89.37
34Under Your Tree (2007) 91.73
35Alone in Heaven (2012) 92.52
36Flag In the Ground (2009) 92.52
37My Selene (2004) 904
38Tallulah (2001) 895
39The Cage (2003) 895
40Abandoned, Pleased, Brainwashed, Exploited (2003) 87.97
41For the Sake of Revenge (2007) 903
42Ain't Your Fairytale (2004) 885
43San Sebastian (2000)  [EP] 902
44Closer to an Animal (2016) 902
45Life (2016) 902
46Kingdom For A Heart (1999) 86.76
47UnOpened (1999) 875
48Wildfire (2004) 87.54
49Misplaced (2004) 88.33
50Last Drop Falls (2001) 85.86
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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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