List of Famous Bands from Kuopio

List of Kuopio bands, listed by their level of fame. This Kuopio musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Kuopio bands are included, as well as many Kuopio musicians of underground status. This list of Kuopio musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Kuopio bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

Bands here include everything from Tarot to Barathrum.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Kuopio?" or "What is a list of Kuopio bands?" then this list will answer your questions. {#nodes}

  • Tarot
    New Wave of British Heavy Metal, Power metal, Heavy metal
    • Albums: Crows Fly Black, For the Glory of Nothing, Spell of Iron, Follow Me Into Madness, Stigmata
    Tarot is a heavy metal band from Finland. They are most famous for the song “Wings of Darkness” from the 1986 album Spell of Iron. While having enjoyed a broad underground popularity in Finland, the ...more
  • Barathrum
    Black metal, Heavy metal, Dark metal
    • Albums: Hailstorm / Eerie, Eerie, Legions of Perkele, Infernal, Saatana
    Barathrum is a Finnish black-doom band. They originate from Kuopio but have since re-located to Helsinki. The first letters of their full-length albums spell "HEIL SOVA", which completes their ...more
  • Shade Empire
    Symphonic black metal, Black metal, Heavy metal
    • Albums: Zero Nexus, Intoxicate O.S., Sinthetic, Omega Arcane, Slitwrist Ecstasy
    Shade Empire is a Finnish symphonic black metal band, formed in 1999 in the city of Kuopio. Shade Empire's prevalent lyrical subjects are death, destruction, hatred, anti-religion and pain. The music ...more
  • H. Olliver Twisted
    Glam metal, Hard rock
    Olli Herman Kosunen (born 19 May 1983 in Kuopio, Finland), also known as H. Olliver Twisted is a Finnish singer who was the former frontman to the Swedish glam metal band Crashdïet. Twisted is ...more
  • Turmion Kätilöt
    Electronic body music, Industrial metal, Shock rock
    • Albums: Pirun nyrkki, U.S.C.H!, Hoitovirhe, Niuva 20, Teurastaja
    Turmion Kätilöt is a Finnish industrial metal band founded in 2003 by MC Raaka Pee and DJ Vastapallo, who until the latter's departure, were the only studio lineup. The live line-up adds Spellgoth, ...more
  • Paavo Lötjönen
    Cello rock, Heavy metal, Symphonic metal
    Paavo Lötjönen (born 29 July 1968) is a cello player for Finnish band Apocalyptica. Paavo comes from a family where both of his parents were professional musicians. At the age of 6, he took a cello ...more