SONATA ARCTICA Announce Extensive Tour Of Finland To Celebrate 15th Anniversary Of Debut
SONATA ARCTICA have announced special shows in Finland to celebrate the band's first 15 years:
"Next year, it's been 15 years since we released our debut album Ecliptica back in 1999. To honour this milestone we will play some special shows in Finland and Latin-America. These gigs will be extended shows with songs from the bands entire catalog. We might even throw in a couple of new songs from the upcoming album. See you on the road and a big cheers!"
Sonata Arctica will release their eighth studio album in April 2014, with an extensive world tour to follow. Their schedule is currently as follows:
29 - Circus - Helsinki, Finland
30 - Tamperetalo - Tampere, Finland
31 - Verkatehdas - Hämeenlinna, Finland
1 - Kerubi - Joensuu, Finland
8 - Radio Rock - Risteily, Finland
11 - Sibeliustalo - Lahti, Finland
12 - Lutakko - Jyväskylä, Finland
13 - Kylpylähotelli Rauhalahti - Kuopio, Finland
14 - Rytmikorjaamo - Seinäjoki, Finland
15 - Logomo - Turku, Finland
Sonata Arctica keyboardist Henrik Klingenberg recently checked in with the following update:
Hola People! Just wanted to let you all know that we're alive and well and the new album is under work. We're really excited to enter the studio to start recording our new stuff. Enjoy the fall and keep the metal alive!