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  • 2019 USA tour announced


    We're coming back! Ready to rock the States again! Who's in?
    Artist presale is on from tomorrow 10am - Thursday 10pm local time, use the code CELLOS19
    VIP packages go live tomorrow at 10am local time and public on sale starts on Friday at 10am!

  • New live album "Plays Metallica By Four Cellos - A Live Performance"

    BIG NEWS!
    After playing over 170 shows in 40 countries it is an honor to share this special album with you: "Plays Metallica By Four Cellos - A Live Performance" will be available as a 2CD+DVD Digipak on December 7th and as a 3LP+DVD+download code ...

  • Special #apmb4c concerts at Tavastia club in Helsinki

    September 21st, 22nd and 23rd will be three special days when the Apocalyptica Plays Metallica by Four Cellos tour makes a stop at Helsinki's legendary Tavastia club. The shows on September 21st and 22nd are already sold out and there are just a few ...

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02 Feb 2019FinlandHelsinkiEMMA GAALA - Hartwall ArenaTickets
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03-04 May 2019MexicoMexico CityDomination Festival
06 May 2019United StatesMesa, AZIkeda Theatre - Mesa Arts CenterTicketsVIP
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07 May 2019United StatesSan Diego, CABalboa TheatreTicketsVIP
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08 May 2019United StatesLas Vegas, NVSmith Center for Performing ArtsTicketsVIP
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09 May 2019United StatesSacramento, CACrest TheaterTicketsVIP
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10 May 2019United StatesRedding, CARedding Civic AuditoriumTicketsVIP
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11 May 2019United StatesReno, NVSilver Legacy CasinoTicketsVIP
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13 May 2019United StatesGrand Junction, COAvalon TheatreTicketsVIP
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14 May 2019United StatesDenver, COParamount TheatreTicketsVIP
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17 May 2019United StatesAustin, TXParamount Theatre of AustinTicketsVIP
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20 May 2019United StatesBirmingham, ALLyricTicketsVIP
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21 May 2019United StatesNashville, TNPolk at TPACTicketsVIP
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22 May 2019United StatesColumbus, OHSouthern TheatreTicketsVIP
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23 May 2019United StatesCincinnati, OHTaft TheatreTicketsVIP
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24 May 2019United StatesKansas City, MOHarrah's North Kansas City Hotel & Casino TicketsVIP
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25 May 2019United StatesMilwaukee, WIPabst TheaterTicketsVIP
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26 May 2019United StatesCleveland, OHOhio Theatre - ClevelandTicketsVIP
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27 May 2019United StatesPittsburgh, PACarnegie of Homestead Music HallTicketsVIP
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28 May 2019United StatesWashington, D.C.Lincoln TheatreTicketsVIP Upgrade
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29 May 2019United StatesPhiladelphia, PAKeswick TheatreTicketsVIP
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30 May 2019United StatesEnglewood, NJBergan Performing Arts CenterTicketsVIP
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31 May 2019United StatesUncasville, CTMohegan SunFREE SHOW
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26-27 Jul 2019FinlandVaasaSisäsatamaTickets
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10 Aug 2019SpainAlicante Leyendas del Rock FestivalTickets
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17 Aug 2019Czech RepublicMoravsky KrumlovRock HeartTickets
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18 Aug 2019SlovakiaKosiceAmpitheatre KosiceTickets
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Since they formed in 1993, Finnish orchestral rock band Apocalyptica has released eight studio albums featuring numerous cello-based instrumentals along with some vocal-based songs. Whatever styles they’ve explored - from atmospheric interludes to fast, battering rhythms - their music has been gripping, dynamic and full of melody.

On May 10, 1996 Finnish Rockers, APOCALYPTICA, released their epic debut PLAYS METALLICA BY FOUR CELLOS.  The instrumental cello-driven rock opus changed the landscape of heavy music for years to come. To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the album, the group re-released and remastered the album in 2016 and added 3 bonus tracks.

Added to this new version are brand new / never-before-released instrumental recordings of “Battery,” “Nothing Else Matters” and “Seek & Destroy.” The album is available on vinyl (2 LP set) for the first time in many years.  

Upon its release, PLAYS METALLICA BY FOUR CELLOS was a new approach to the hits of the biggest metal band the world has seen. Even more APOCALYPTICA created their very own genre and laid the foundation to a career that has lasted for over 20 years so far with millions of records sold and sold out shows around the world. 

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