Question: Who quit Nightwish?

Bassist and vocalist Marko Hietala has announced he is leaving the successful symphonic metal band Nightwish. In an announcement issued on Tuesday the 54-year-old Hietala cited his own issues with depression as well as disappointment in the music industrys corporate demands and dwindling profits.

Did Marco quit NIGHTWISH?

The bassist/vocalist announced his departure from NIGHTWISH in January, explaining in a statement that he hadnt been able to feel validated by this life for a quite a few years now. He has since been replaced by session bassist Jukka Koskinen (WINTERSUN), who made his live debut with NIGHTWISH in late May at the ...

Why did NIGHTWISH break up?

To continue with Nightwish, Holopainen decided some changes were in order. Beside choosing Ewo as their new manager, he also asked Vänskä to leave the band. He would later cite musical differences as another reason for the breakup.

How old are Nightwish?

Nightwish is a symphonic power metal band that originated in Kitee, Finland in 1996. Nightwish consists of 6 main members.

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