Every single guitar player was free to express his creativity with no limitations. You can really hear it on the tracks how much fun guitar playing can be when freedom of creativity and virtuosity are taken to the highest level. Finland has a long history in heavy metal and it is often considered as one of the leading metal countries in the world with bands like e.g. Children of Bodom, Stratovarius, Sonata Arctica, Nightwish and HIM. There has been a strong unity among the metal bands since the mid 80´s and many of the guitar players here asked the same question: "Why hasn't anyone thought of this before?" Guitar players appearing on the album are: Timo Tolkki - Stratovarius Alexi Laiho - Children of Bodom Roope Latvala - Children of Bodom Emppu Vuorinen - Nightwish Esa Holopainen- Amorphis Nino Laurenne - Thunderstone Mr Crab - Bleak Mikko Salovaara - Kiuas Tuomo Louhio - Impaled Nazarene Sakari Hietala - Tarot Euge Valovirta - Godsplague Other musicians appearing on this special album are also well known metal aficionados e.g.
Lauri Porra, bass (Stratovarius), Kai Hahto, drums (Wintersun, Rotten Sound), Jaska Raatikainen, drums (Children of Bodom) and Mirka Rantanen, drums (Thunderstone). Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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