A turning point in music
Nightwish have changed the weight point in the field of symphonic -gothic - melodic metal, drawing the attention of thousands of music lovers to Finland, where the coldness of the North seems to have preserved the artistic inspiration. With their musical approach and through an extremely inspired use of the classical and modern elements, Nightwish marked a turning point in the history of music, setting up the coordinates for many metal or gothic groups with female vocals who took them as model.
Breaking the conventional barriers
It is remarkable how the group built up its way to the preferences of an extremely diverse audience, because Nightwish are the no. 1 option not only of those listening to symphonic gothic but also of the melodic metal, progressive rock, even pop fans, succeeding meantime to brilliantly fulfil the exigency of the classical audience.