Tuomas: It was a combination of many different factors: The way Tarja felt about the band, her motives, her values, the fact that the next album was definitely going to be her last [with NIGHTWISH] and that she didnt want to tour with us anymore, not even after the next record.
Why did Nightwish split 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.
What happened between Annette and Nightwish?
In October 2012, it was revealed by Nightwish that they had parted ways with Anette Olzon. Another chapter of the Nightwish story has ended today, the band wrote in a statement. Nightwish and Anette Olzon have decided to part company, in mutual understanding, for the good of all parties involved.
Will Nightwish break up?
Pressed by U.K.s Metal Hammer magazine about his 2019 statement that NIGHTWISH would disband if another member opted to depart, Tuomas said: Thats how I felt back in 2019, and thats also how I felt when Marko left. But if it would be Floor leaving, thats it, its the end of NIGHTWISH. Absolutely, 100%.
When did Anette Olzon join Nightwish?
2007 Olzon officially joined Nightwish as their new lead singer in early 2007, chosen from about 2,000 applicants of which 10 made it to prove their place in front of the band. The song on her demo tape was the 2002 single Ever Dream.
Who left NIGHTWISH?
Each of the two nights had its own slightly different setlist. Last month, NIGHTWISH keyboardist and main songwriter Tuomas Holopainen said that Hietalas decision to leave the band came as a bit of a surprise. He told Finlands Kaaos TV: Marko informed us in December last year [that he was leaving the band].
Who did Tarja Turunen marry?
Marcelo Cabulim. 2002 Tarja Turunen/Spouse
How old is Anette Olzon?
50 years (June 21, 1971) Anette Olzon/Age