Apocalyptica

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A Finnish and probably the first cello metal band. Perttu Kivilaakso replaced Antero Manninen in 1999. Max Lilja left the band in 2002 and is often substituted by Antero Manninen in live gigs; when live Mikko Sirén usually plays the percussions.

They have covered several well-known metal bands besides Metallica:
Sepultura: "Refuse/Resist", "Inquisition Symphony";
Faith No More: "From out of Nowhere";
Pantera: "Domination";
Rammstein: "Seemann".

Apocalyptica featured many singers for vocalisiations of their instrumental tracks:
Sandra Nasic (Guano Apes): "Path";
Matthias Sayer (Farmer Boys): "Hope";
Linda Sundblad (Lambretta): "Faraway";
Nina Hagen: "Seemann";
Marta Jandová (Die Happy): "Quutamo" -> "Wie weit?" & "How Far?";
Lauri Ylönen (The Rasmus): "Bittersweet", "Life Burns";
Ville Valo (HIM (2)): "Bittersweet";
Emmanuelle Monet (as Manu) (Dolly): "En Vie";
Matt Tuck (Bullet For My Valentine): "Repressed ";
Max Cavalera (Sepultura, Soulfly): "Repressed ";
Corey Taylor (Slipknot, Stone Sour): "I'm Not Jesus";
Till Lindemann (Rammstein): "Helden";
Adam Gontier (Three Days Grace): "I Don't Care";
Cristina Scabbia (Lacuna Coil): "S.O.S. (Anything But Love)".
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Apocalyptica Discography Tracks

Albums

Apocalyptica - Plays Metallica By Four Cellos album art Apocalyptica Plays Metallica By Four Cellos (Album) Mercury Indonesia 1996 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Inquisition Symphony album art Apocalyptica Inquisition Symphony (Album) Mercury Finland 1998 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Cult album art Apocalyptica Cult (Album) Mercury Bulgaria 2000 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Reflections album art Apocalyptica Reflections (Album) Island Records, Mercury, Universal Russia 2003 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Apocalyptica album art Apocalyptica Apocalyptica (Album) Vertigo, Universal Music Canada 2005 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Worlds Collide album art Apocalyptica Worlds Collide (Album, MiniAlbum) 20-20 Entertainment LLC, Jive Japan 2007 Sell This Version
1793833 Apocalyptica - Apocalyptica album art Apocalyptica Apocalyptica(CD, Album, RE) Universal Music 1793833 Europe 2008 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - 7th Symphony album art Apocalyptica 7th Symphony (Album) Dragnet Records, Columbia, Sony Music Germany 2010 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Wagner Reloaded - Live In Leipzig album art Apocalyptica & The MDR Symphony Orchestra* Apocalyptica & The MDR Symphony Orchestra* - Wagner Reloaded - Live In Leipzig (Album) BMG US 2013 Sell This Version
88875076862 Apocalyptica - Shadowmaker album art Apocalyptica Shadowmaker(CD, Album) Harmageddon Records 88875076862 Turkey 2015 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Apocalyptica - Enter Sandman album art Apocalyptica Enter Sandman (Single) Zen Garden Records Finland 1996 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Apocalyptica album art Apocalyptica Apocalyptica (Single) Mercury, Zen Garden Records Finland 1996 Sell This Version
578.320-2 Apocalyptica - The Unforgiven album art Apocalyptica The Unforgiven(CD, Single, Promo) Mercury, Zen Garden Records 578.320-2 Finland 1996 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Nothing Else Matters album art Apocalyptica Nothing Else Matters (Single) Mercury Finland 1998 Sell This Version
568 745-2 Apocalyptica - Harmageddon album art Apocalyptica Harmageddon(CD, Maxi) Mercury, Polygram Finland Oy 568 745-2 Finland 1998 Sell This Version
CDP 634-2 Apocalyptica - APOCALYPTICA album art Apocalyptica APOCALYPTICA(CD, EP, Promo) Mercury CDP 634-2 Mexico 2000 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Path Vol. 1 & 2 album art Apocalyptica Path Vol. 1 & 2 (Single) Island Records, Universal Europe 2000 Sell This Version
588 763-2 Apocalyptica - Hope Vol.2 album art Apocalyptica Hope Vol.2(CD, Maxi) Island Records 588 763-2 Germany 2001 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Seemann album art Apocalyptica Feat. Nina Hagen Apocalyptica Feat. Nina Hagen - Seemann (Maxi, Single) Motor Music Germany 2003 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Faraway Vol. II album art Apocalyptica Faraway Vol. II (Single) Motor Music Europe 2003 Sell This Version
51358 208 Apocalyptica - Somewhere Around Nothing album art Apocalyptica Somewhere Around Nothing(CD, Single, Promo, Car) Motor, Universal 51358 208 Germany 2003 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Bittersweet album art Apocalyptica feat. Ville Valo and Lauri Ylönen Apocalyptica feat. Ville Valo and Lauri Ylönen - Bittersweet (Maxi, Single) Universal, Vertigo US 2004 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Wie Weit album art Apocalyptica Feat. Marta Jandová Apocalyptica Feat. Marta Jandová - Wie Weit (Single) Universal Europe 2005 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Life Burns! album art Apocalyptica Feat. Lauri Ylönen Apocalyptica Feat. Lauri Ylönen - Life Burns! (Single) Universal Europe 2005 Sell This Version
Apocalyptica - Die Schlinge album art OOMPH! feat. Apocalyptica OOMPH! feat. Apocalyptica - Die Schlinge (EP, Single) GUN Records (2), Sony BMG Music Entertainment Germany 2006 Sell This Version