Arch Enemy & Others at Himos Park

Arch Enemy were the main support to Nightwish but for me Delain stole their thunder (quite easily). The other bands tried hard but held little interest to me since I was there for Delain and the main event.

As you will have noticed from my previous post I was not too enamored with the other bands that played at Himos other than the headliners and Delain but the crowd seemed to enjoy them.

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Arch Enemy & Others at Himos Park

Another Rocking Day Out at Himos

Following on from the success of Linkin Park last year, Himos hosted Nightwish and supports in what turned out to be an even greater show on Earth.

This post covers the whole day, the venue, the bands, the food, transportation and the vibes surrounding the event.

I'm made up – @delainofficial #awesome #himospark #sneekpeek

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Another Rocking Day Out at Himos

Sounded Good – Local Band Sold Out Nosturi

What can I say? This was quite a strange concert. To my surprise, & the friends that I was going to the gig with, the Local Band were set to be onstage at 19:30.

Wow, that is early. After questioning the girl on the door the consensus was that it was because people had to go to work the next day – thus the early start.

local band

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Sounded Good – Local Band Sold Out Nosturi

2016 Has Been Grim – But Things are Looking Up

2016 has been a shit year for me, music wise. Aside from all the celebrity deaths, some of which have been fairly hard to swallow, the music scene in Finland has been very poor.

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2016 Has Been Grim – But Things are Looking Up

Bemused – Old feelings rise up – I’m Dead Inside

So Muse return to Helsinki, for this first time, I think, since their Olympic Stadium gig in 2013. They promised a spectacular show and have a great repertoire of songs so we were all set.

Muse @ Hartwall 2016

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Bemused – Old feelings rise up – I’m Dead Inside