Sonata Arctica Concert History

Sonata Arctica is a Finnish power metal band from the town of Kemi, Finland. Created as a hard rock band named Tricky Beans, they later changed to Tricky Means and finally to Sonata Arctica, when they shifted to power metal.[1] The current line-up consists of singer, keyboardist and songwriter Tony Kakko, guitarist Elias Viljanen, bass guitarist Pasi Kauppinen, keyboardist and keytarist Henrik Klingenberg, and drummer Tommy Portimo. All the musicians of the band's history except Portimo also acted as backing vocalists.

Date Concert Venue Location
Apr 02, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
Sonata Arctica
Salón San Jose Guatemala City, Guatemala
Apr 01, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
Sonata Arctica
Cifco San Salvador, El Salvador
Mar 29, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
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Club Peppers San José, San José, Costa Rica
Mar 27, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
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Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
Mar 26, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
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Bogotá, Bogota D.C., Colombia
Mar 24, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
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Blondie Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile
Mar 23, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
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Arena Puerto Montt Puerto Montt, Chile
Mar 21, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
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El Teatro Flores Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires F.D., Argentina
Mar 19, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
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Circo Voador Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Mar 18, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
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Áudio Club São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Mar 17, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
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Mirage Limeira, Brazil
Mar 15, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
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Bar Opinião Porto Alegre, Brazil
Mar 14, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
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John Bull Pub Florianópolis, Brazil
Mar 11, 2023
Upcoming
Talviyö Tour
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Toinha Show Brasilia, Brazil
Dec 03, 2022
Sonata Arctica / Eleine
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Halle 101 Speyer, Germany
Nov 12, 2022
Sonata Arctica / Eleine
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Le Ferrailleur Nantes, France
Nov 05, 2022
Sonata Arctica / Eleine Stage Live Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain
Oct 27, 2022
SONATA ARCTICA ACOUSTIC ADVENTURES MMXXI + ELEINE
Sonata Arctica / Eleine
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Poppodium 013 Tilburg, North Brabant, Netherlands
Aug 19, 2022 –
Aug 21, 2022
Motocultor Festival 2022
The Hives / The Libertines / Apocalyptica / Clutch / Testament / Behemoth / God Is An Astronaut / Exodus / Kreator / Sonata Arctica / Dark Tranquillity / TesseracT / Powerwolf / Triggerfinger / Alcest / Bury Tomorrow / Combichrist / Perturbator / Sick of It All / Electric Callboy / Cult of Luna / Vader / Tarja / Orange Goblin / Suffocation / Leprous / Cattle Decapitation / The Ocean / Witch / Rings of Saturn / Dark Funeral / Truckfighters / Lorna Shore / Pallbearer / Life Of Agony / Eisbrecher / Ho99o9 / Igorrr / She Past Away / Swallow the Sun / Sacred Reich / Arkona / Rivers of Nihil / Brutus / Krisiun / Black Tongue / The Young Gods / Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs / Dark Angel / Skáld / Harakiri for the sky / Benighted / Garmarna / Les Wampas / Klone / Devourment / Slift / Heathen / Vended / Valley of the Sun / The Inspector Cluzo / The 1914 / Frontierer / Imperial Triumphant / Hypno5e / Svalbard / Les Ramoneurs de menhirs / Qual / Schammasch / Burning Heads / Aephanemer / Hangman's Chair / Regarde Les Hommes Tomber / seth / KO KO MO / TEN56 / Viscera / Stake / V.i.t.r.i.o.l. / Pogo Car Crash Control / Plantec / Frog Leap / MOLYBARON / Sublime Cadaveric Decomposition / Acyl / 1914 (UA) / Nature Morte / Princesses Leya / Denez / Wild Classical Music Ensemble / Gohrgone / Tranzat / Sang Froid / Maieutiste / Druids of the Gué Charette / The Opposition (NL) Show all bands
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site de Kerboulard Saint-Nolff, France
Aug 18, 2022 –
Aug 21, 2022
Motocultor Festival 2022
The Hives / The Libertines / Apocalyptica / Clutch / Testament / Behemoth / God Is An Astronaut / Exodus / Kreator / Sonata Arctica / Dark Tranquillity / TesseracT / Triggerfinger / Powerwolf / Alcest / Combichrist / Bury Tomorrow / Sick of It All / Perturbator / Cult of Luna / Electric Callboy / Vader / Tarja / Orange Goblin / Suffocation / Cattle Decapitation / Leprous / The Ocean / Rings of Saturn / Witch / Dark Funeral / Truckfighters / Pallbearer / Life Of Agony / Eisbrecher / Lorna Shore / Ho99o9 / Igorrr / She Past Away / Swallow the Sun / Sacred Reich / Arkona / Rivers of Nihil / Brutus / Krisiun / The Young Gods / Black Tongue / Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs / Dark Angel / Skáld / Harakiri for the sky / Benighted / Garmarna / Les Wampas / Klone / Devourment / Heathen / Slift / Valley of the Sun / Vended / The Inspector Cluzo / The 1914 / Hypno5e / Frontierer / Svalbard / Imperial Triumphant / Les Ramoneurs de menhirs / Qual / Schammasch / Burning Heads / Aephanemer / Hangman's Chair / seth / Regarde Les Hommes Tomber / KO KO MO / Viscera / TEN56 / V.i.t.r.i.o.l. / Stake / Pogo Car Crash Control / Plantec / Frog Leap / MOLYBARON / Sublime Cadaveric Decomposition / Acyl / 1914 (UA) / Nature Morte / Denez / Princesses Leya / Wild Classical Music Ensemble / Gohrgone / Tranzat / Sang Froid / Maieutiste / Druids of the Gué Charette / The Opposition (NL) / 20 Seconds Falling Man / Lost Society / Bloodywood Show all bands
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site de Kerboulard Saint-Nolff, France

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70000 Tons of Metal 2018
Feb 01, 2018 - Feb 05, 2018
 Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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70000 Tons of Metal 2018
Feb 01, 2018 - Feb 05, 2018
 Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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Unia Tour on Sep 16, 2007 [934-small]

Unia Tour
Sep 16, 2007
 Los Angeles, California, United States
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Sonata Arctica / Leaves' Eyes / Omnium Gatherum on Dec 8, 2016 [937-small]

Sonata Arctica / Leaves' Eyes / Omnium Gatherum
Dec 08, 2016
 Englewood, Colorado, United States
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Graspop Metal Meeting 2008 on Jun 27, 2008 [589-small]

Graspop Metal Meeting 2008
Jun 27, 2008 - Jun 29, 2008
 Dessel, Flanders, Belgium
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Endless Forms Most Beautiful Tour on Mar 20, 2016 [964-small]

Endless Forms Most Beautiful Tour
Mar 20, 2016
 New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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Wacken Open Air 2017 on Aug 3, 2017 [565-small]

Wacken Open Air 2017
Aug 03, 2017 - Aug 05, 2017
 Wacken, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Wacken Open Air 2017 on Aug 3, 2017 [566-small]

Wacken Open Air 2017
Aug 03, 2017 - Aug 05, 2017
 Wacken, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Wacken Open Air 2017 on Aug 3, 2017 [567-small]

Wacken Open Air 2017
Aug 03, 2017 - Aug 05, 2017
 Wacken, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Wacken Open Air 2017 on Aug 3, 2017 [568-small]

Wacken Open Air 2017
Aug 03, 2017 - Aug 05, 2017
 Wacken, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Vagos Metal Fest 2018 on Aug 9, 2018 [563-small]

Vagos Metal Fest 2018
Aug 09, 2018 - Aug 12, 2018
 Vagos, Aveiro, Portugal
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Graspop Metal Meeting 2019 on Jun 20, 2019 [513-small]

Graspop Metal Meeting 2019
Jun 20, 2019 - Jun 23, 2019
 Dessel, Flanders, Belgium
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Wacken Open Air 2001 on Aug 2, 2001 [056-small]

Wacken Open Air 2001
Aug 02, 2001 - Aug 04, 2001
 25596 Wacken, Germany
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2021 5 concerts
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2019 43 concerts
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2017 58 concerts
2016 75 concerts
2015 37 concerts
2014 56 concerts
2013 19 concerts
2012 34 concerts
2011 42 concerts
2010 71 concerts
2009 58 concerts
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Frequenty Asked Questions (FAQ)


How many concerts has Sonata Arctica had?

Sonata Arctica has had 657 concerts.

What genre is Sonata Arctica?

Sonata Arctica is most often considered to be Metal, Progressive Metal, Power Metal, Finnish, Melodic Metal, Symphonic Metal, Neo Classical Metal, and Finnish Power Metal.

When is the next Sonata Arctica concert?

The next Sonata Arctica concert is on March 11, 2023 at Toinha Show in Brasilia, Brazil.

When was the last Sonata Arctica concert?

The last Sonata Arctica concert was on December 03, 2022 at Halle 101 in Speyer, Germany. The bands that performed were: Sonata Arctica / Eleine.

What songs does Sonata Arctica play live?

The songs that Sonata Arctica performs live vary, but here's the latest setlist that we have from the December 03, 2022 concert at Halle 101 in Speyer, Germany:

  1. The Rest of the Sun Belongs to Me
  2. I Have a Right
  3. Tonight I Dance Alone
  4. Letter to Dana
  5. Tallulah
  6. As If the World Wasn't Ending
  7. A Little Less Understanding
  8. For the Sake of Revenge
  9. Half a Marathon Man
  10. On the Faultline (Closure to an Animal)
  11. Victoria's Secret
  12. FullMoon
  13. Wolf & Raven
  14. Shamandalie
  15. Flag in the Ground
  16. Don't Say a Word