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Apocalyptica – Plays Metallica by Four Cellos


Friday, May 17, 2019 8:00PM
Paramount Theatre

<b>Apocalyptica – Plays Metallica by Four Cellos</b>







Emporium Presents
Apocalyptica – Plays Metallica by Four Cellos

Doors: 7:00pm | Show: 8:00pm

Tickets: $25-$55
VIP Meet & Greet Package: $125 - PURCHASE

Since they formed in 1993, Finnish orchestral rock band Apocalyptica has released eight studio albums featuring numerous cello-based instrumentals along with some vocal-based songs. Whatever styles they’ve explored - from atmospheric interludes to fast, battering rhythms - their music has been gripping, dynamic and full of melody.

On May 10, 1996 Finnish Rockers, APOCALYPTICA, released their epic debut PLAYS METALLICA BY FOUR CELLOS. The instrumental cello-driven rock opus changed the landscape of heavy music for years to come. To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the album, the group re-released and remastered the album in 2016 and added 3 bonus tracks.

Added to this new version are brand new / never-before-released instrumental recordings of “Battery,” “Nothing Else Matters” and “Seek & Destroy.” The album is available on vinyl (2 LP set) for the first time in many years.

Upon its release, PLAYS METALLICA BY FOUR CELLOS was a new approach to the hits of the biggest metal band the world has seen. Even more APOCALYPTICA created their very own genre and laid the foundation to a career that has lasted for over 20 years so far with millions of records sold and sold out shows around the world.

Apocalyptica VIP Meet & Greet Package includes:
  • Ticket
  • Meet & Greet with Apocalyptica
  • Photo Opportunity with Apocalyptica*
  • Exclusive Apocalyptica T-Shirt
  • Commemorative Laminate and Lanyard
  • Apocalyptica Lithograph, signed by the band
  • Crowd-free merch shopping (where applicable)
  • Early Entry into the venue (where applicable)
*Photo taken with your personal cell phone/camera.
All merchandise scheduled to be given out on site.
No refunds or exchanges. All sales are final.


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