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Stratovarius

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by 5156246, Nov 5, 2000.


  1. 5156246

    5156246

    Sep 6, 2000
    Germany
    Hi

    does anyone know the band "Stratovarius"?

    I've to admit even I like them and their style though I'm not Hard'n'Heavy addicted.
    Some songs sound a bit like Dream Theater.
    And some other songs are fast... really fast (e.g. Father Time)

    Do you know something about them?
     
  2. Tsal

    Tsal

    Jan 28, 2000
    Finland, EU

    Wow, first time I hear someone ask about Finnish band here! :)

    They indeed are Finnish, tho they have two members
    (keyboardist and drummer) from Sweden and Denmark I believe.
    They are probably most well known metal band in Finland
    and quite popular in Japan. Latest album is called Infinity,
    released about year ago, other good albums are called 'Visions' and 'Destiny' and homepages at http://www.stratovarius.com.
     
  3. Acacia

    Acacia

    Apr 26, 2000
    Austin, TX
    I like Stratovarius, but only upto the Visions CD. They started getting a bit too whimpy for my tastes. Former Yngwie Keyboardist, Jens Johansson, is with them.