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Sonata Arctica

Burning through a couple of different names, some odder than others (including the ever hilarious Tricky Beans), the group that would be knownasSonata Arctica decided on this name, and have been going strong ever since. The five piece outfit hails from Finland, and plays power metal,similar inthe vein of Stratovarius, though many consider them much better. They have seven full length releases to their credit, each anessential piece of powermetal history. Full of fast riffs, pounding double bass, excellent guitar and keyboard solos, and some of the best vocalsin power metal, Sonata Arcticadeserve every right to be one of Finland's finest.

Similar Bands: Stratovarius, Thunderstone, Blind Guardian, Nightwish, Kotipelto and Liimatainen

LPs
Pariah's Child
2014

3.6
88 Votes
Stones Grow Her Name
05/19/2012

2.8
111 Votes
The Days of Grays
2009

3.2
206 Votes
Unia
2007

3.5
267 Votes
Reckoning Night
2004

4
333 Votes
Winterheart's Guild
2003

3.9
284 Votes
Silence
2001

3.9
336 Votes
Ecliptica
1999

3.9
371 Votes
EPs
Takatalvi
2003

3.8
16 Votes
Orientation
2001

3
7 Votes
Successor
2000

3.7
10 Votes
Live Albums
Live in Finland
2011

3.8
10 Votes
For the Sake of Revenge
2006

3.9
88 Votes
Songs of Silence
2002

4.1
10 Votes
Compilations
The Collection
2006

4.3
3 Votes
The End of This Chapter
2005

4.8
8 Votes

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