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Timo Häkkinen To Replace Kai Hahto In Wintersun!

What in the name of the metal gods?! Kai Hahto is letting the backbone of one of the pinnacle underground Finnish metal groups, Sotajumala, take his place in Wintersun while he focuses on Nightwish. While my mind is blown that someone other than Kai will be performing the Wintersun music, I’m incredibly excited to see what Timo Häkkinen can bring to

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WINTERSUN’S KAI HAHTO TO REPLACE JUKKA NEVALAINEN IN NIGHTWISH – VIDEO

Nightwish drummer Jukka Nevalainen announced on Nightwish‘s facebook page today that he is stepping aside from the band for an undetermined amount of time to deal with sever insomnia.  He said he’s been dealing with this for some time and that it’s getting the better of him these days.  Kai Hahto will be replacing Jukka on the upcoming album. Here is

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WINTERSUN LIVE FROM HELSINKI! WATCH THE WHOLE SHOW!

Wintersun‘s entire set from the sold out venue Nosturi on October 13th was filmed and published by Pearl Drums Finland! I guess when you have the percussion mastermind Kai Hahto as the backbone to your project you get some great recordings! Everyone knows I’m a fan of this band so I had to post this. Check out the entire concert

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WINTERSUN, “TIME I” ALBUM REVIEW BY SAM ROON!

After all these years, Wintersun proves they haven’t lost what makes them stand out from not only society’s disgusting stab at a money grab, not only from the carbon copy bands trying to seize a spot in a scene… Wintersun stands out among all bands because of the fearless songwriting and the execution. As a fan of this band for

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