Nightwish reschedule postponed European dates

 Floor Jansen from Nightwish perform on stage at Oslo Spektrum on November 14, 2021 in Oslo
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Nightwish have announced that they have rescheduled European tour dates that they'd previously been forced to postpone.

The Finnish prog metallers will headline London's SSE Wembley Arena on December 13. Now they have added dates for Birmingham and Dublin to their European tour for November and December 2022.

"The band will present some tracks from their current studio album Human. :II: Nature. and maintain their reputation as one of the best live bands in existence," Nighhtwish said in a statement. "Being known for unique stage designs and incredible pyro effects, Nightwish promise to take their audience on a spectacular audiovisual journey - once again. International quintet Amorphis will be special guests on this tour, with the billing completed by industrial band Turmion Kätilöt."

Nightwish will play:
Nov 22: Birmingham Resorts World Arena
Nov 23: Dublin 3Arena
Nov 25: GER Berlin Max-Schmeling-Halle
Nov 27: NED Amsterdam Ziggo Dome 
Nov 18: NED Amsterdam Ziggo Dome
Nov 30: FRA Paris Accor Arena 
Dec 1: GER Dusseldorf PSD Bank Dome
Dec 2: LUX Luxembourg Rockhal
Dec 4: AUS Vienna Stadthalle
Dec 5: GER Munich Olympiahalle
Dec 6: ITA Milan Lorenzini District
Dec 9: GER Frankfurt Festhalle
Dec 10: GER Bamberg Brose Arena
Dec 12: GER Hamburg Barclays Arena
Dec 13: GER Leipzig QUARTERBACK Immobilien ARENA
Dec 14: POL Gliwice Arena
Dec 16: SWI Zurich Hallenstadion
Dec 18: GER Stuttgart Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Halle
Dec 20: HUN Budapest, Sportarena
Dec 21: CZE Prague O2 Arena


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Jerry Ewing

Writer and broadcaster Jerry Ewing is the Editor of Prog Magazine which he founded for Future Publishing in 2009. He grew up in Sydney and began his writing career in London for Metal Forces magazine in 1989. He has since written for Metal Hammer, Maxim, Vox, Stuff and Bizarre magazines, among others. He created and edited Classic Rock Magazine for Dennis Publishing in 1998 and is the author of a variety of books on both music and sport, including Wonderous Stories; A Journey Through The Landscape Of Progressive Rock.