Nightwish keyboardist/mainman Tuomas Holopainen and bassist/vocalist Marco Hietala answered a number of fans' questions backstage before a show in Stuttgart, Germany. They discuss the sources of their inspiration, their favorite songs, why they don't solo as much anymore, the "double-edged sword" that is the Internet, the upcoming Imaginaerum movie, and much more. (Note: This video was created by Nightwish's European label, Nuclear Blast.)


Nightwish tour dates for North America have been released; find a show near you! The band's latest album, Imaginaerum, is available now in the Roadrunner webstore!