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    Where the heavy metal bands are

    I thought this was funny, Sweden and Finland are Heavy Metal Central: http://www.theatlanticcities.com/art...ands-are/1714/. This is a world map of the prevalence of heavy metal....

    I like Nightwish (and Tina Dico, but she's Danish) myself.
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    So, I have a reason to be a proud Finn...
    I like Apocalyptica very much, and liked Nightwish in the times of Tarja Turunen.
    I have even seen many of those bands, thanks to younger boy Finnice, who has needed a chauffeur to the concerts. Opeth is very good, too!

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    Finland's metal supergroup Northern Kings have some faaaantastic covers.

    I love Apocalyptica and Sonata Arctica. And HIM. But they aren't always metal.
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    Ville Valo.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Finnice View Post
    and liked Nightwish in the times of Tarja Turunen.
    This. Tarja is an amazing singer, Anette Olzon is .

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    Nightwish and Apocalyptica.
    As for the rest of the world: Gamma Ray, Edguy, Avantasia, Helloween (with Kiske and Hansen), Megadeth, Slayer, Testament, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Black Sabbath, After Forever, Ayreon, Anthrax, Malón...and I could on and on and on.
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