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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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532 707-4 Plays Metallica By Four Cellos — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica Plays Metallica By Four Cellos (Album) Mercury, Zen Garden Records 532 707-4 Turkey 1996 Sell This Version
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558 300-2 Inquisition Symphony — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica Inquisition Symphony (Album) Mercury 558 300-2 Finland 1998 Sell This Version
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548 254-4 Cult — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica Cult (Album) Mercury, Universal 548 254-4 Bulgaria 2000 Sell This Version
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CDP 634-2 Apocalyptica — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica Apocalyptica(CD, Enh, Promo) Mercury CDP 634-2 Mexico 2000 Sell This Version
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063 683-4 Reflections — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica Reflections (Album) Island Records, Mercury, Universal 063 683-4 Bulgaria 2003 Sell This Version
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0249869831 Apocalyptica — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica Apocalyptica (Album) Vertigo, Universal Music 0249869831 Canada 2005 Sell This Version
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BVCP-25143/4 Worlds Collide — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica Worlds Collide (Album, MiniAlbum) 20-20 Ent., Jive, Zomba Label Group, Sony BMG Music Entertainment BVCP-25143/4 Japan 2007 Sell This Version
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886977543623 7th Symphony — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica 7th Symphony (Album) Dragnet Records, Columbia, Sony Music 886977543623 Mexico 2010 Sell This Version
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PROMOBMG1024 Wagner Reloaded - Live In Leipzig — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica & The MDR Symphony Orchestra* Apocalyptica & The MDR Symphony Orchestra* - Wagner Reloaded - Live In Leipzig (Album) BMG PROMOBMG1024 Europe 2013 Sell This Version
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ICARUS 1371 Shadowmaker — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica Shadowmaker (Album) Epic, Sony Music ICARUS 1371 Argentina 2015 Sell This Version
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OMN18275 'Plays Metallica By Four Cellos' A Live Performance — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica 'Plays Metallica By Four Cellos' A Live Performance (Album) Odyssey Music Network OMN18275 Europe 2018 Sell This Version
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0555020725 Live at Dynamo open Air 1999 — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica Live at Dynamo open Air 1999(CD, Album) DYNAMO CONCERTS, F.R.E.T. Music 0555020725 Europe 2019 Sell This Version
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none Aquarela (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica Aquarela (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(6xFile, WAV, Album) Madison Gate Records none US 2019
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SLM097P75 Cell-0 — Apocalyptica Apocalyptica Cell-0 (Album) Silver Lining Music SLM097P75 Europe 2020 Sell This Version

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IBOLTON

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February 23, 2015
We need double vinyl audiophile issues of albums Apocalyptica-ST and Worlds Collide at least
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