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Swallow The Sun

Band of the Week 35 Swallow The Sun

The most luminous death/doom-metal act of Finland, SWALLOW THE SUN, got started in the turn of the millennium when the guitarist Juha Raivio collected a group of friends around him. The first recording was well prepared during few years and now a rare collectors item, "Out of This Gloomy Light" was recorded in January 2003. This demo brought the first record deal with Firebox Records. Debut album, "The Morning Never Came" was released in November 2003 and brought SWALLOW THE SUN to the knowledge of metal world. Inferno-magazine chose the band as the newcomer of the year and Kerrang! gave full 5 K's to the album and quoted it as "One of the doom metals finest moments to date!". SWALLOW THE SUN took hold of the live scene by touring clubs a...

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03 September 2014

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04 September 2014

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SONATA ARCTICA Stage 48, NYC USA

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SONATA ARCTICA Trocadero, Philadelphia USA

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SONATA ARCTICA Palladium, Worcester USA

08 September 2014

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SONATA ARCTICA Club Soda, Montréal, QC Canada

09 September 2014

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SONATA ARCTICA Impérial de Québec, Québec City, QC Canada

10 September 2014

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SONATA ARCTICA Mavericks, Ottawa, ON Canada

11 September 2014

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SONATA ARCTICA Mod Club, Toronto, ON Canada

13 September 2014

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SONATA ARCTICA Soundstage, Baltimore, MD USA

14 September 2014

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SONATA ARCTICA Altar Bar, Pittsburgh, PA USA

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