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| Name                = '''Battlelore'''
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| years_active=[[1999]]-present
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| labels=Napalm Records
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| website=[http://www.battlelore.net www.battlelore.net]
| Origin              = [[Finland]]
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| members=Kaisa Jouhki<br>Tomi Mykkänen<br>Jussi Rautio<br>Jyri Vahvanen<br>Timo Honkanen<br>Maria<br>Henri Vahvanen
| Genre              = [[Power metal]] <br/> [[Gothic metal]] <br/> [[Melodic death metal]]
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| former_members=Miika Kokkola<br>Patrik Mennander<br>Tommi Havo<br>Gorthaur
| Years_active        = [[1999 in music|1999]] - present
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| Label              = [[Napalm Records]]
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'''Battlelore''' is an epic fantasy power metal band from Lappeenranta, Finland. Their style takes elements from gothic metal, power metal, death metal, and even some industrial in the mix. All of Battlelore's lyrics specifically revolve around people and events in [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s [[Middle-earth]].
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| Current_members    = Kaisa Jouhki<br /> Tomi Mykkänen<br /> Jussi Rautio<br /> Jyri Vahvanen<br /> Timo Honkanen<br /> Maria<br /> Henri Vahvanen
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| Past_members        = Miika Kokkola<br /> Patrik Mennander<br /> Tommi Havo<br /> Gorthaur
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'''Battlelore''' is an epic fantasy power metal band from Lappeenranta, Finland. Their style takes elements from gothic metal, power metal, death metal, and even some industrial in the mix. All of Battlelore's lyrics specifically revolve around people and events in [[J. R. R. Tolkien]]'s [[Middle-earth]].
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==Members==
 
==Members==
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==Discography==
 
==Discography==
===Main albums===
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===Full-length albums===
* ''...Where the Shadows Lie'' (2002)
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* ''[[...Where the Shadows Lie]]'' (2002)
* ''Sword's Song'' (2003)
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* ''[[Sword's Song]]'' (2003)
* ''Third Age of the Sun'' (2005)
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* ''[[Third Age of the Sun]]'' (2005)
* ''Evernight'' (2007)
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* ''[[Evernight (album)|Evernight]]'' (2007)
* ''The Last Alliance'' (2008)
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* ''[[The Last Alliance (album)|The Last Alliance]]'' (2008)
 
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===Promo albums===
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* ''Warriors Tale'' (1999)
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* ''Dark Fantasy'' (2000)
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===DVDs===
 
===DVDs===
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*"Storm of the Blades" (2005)
 
*"Storm of the Blades" (2005)
 
*"House of Heroes" (2007)
 
*"House of Heroes" (2007)
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*"Third Immortal" (2008)
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
*[http://www.battlelore.net Official website]
 
*[http://www.battlelore.net Official website]
 
*[http://myspace.com/battleloremusic Official Myspace page]
 
*[http://myspace.com/battleloremusic Official Myspace page]
*[http://www.napalmrecords.com/promo/battlelorep.html Battlelore] at [[Napalm Records]]
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*[http://www.napalmrecords.com/promo/battlelorep.html Battlelore] at Napalm Records
  
 
[[Category:Bands]]
 
[[Category:Bands]]
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[[Category:Heavy metal]]

Revision as of 15:05, 27 March 2011

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Battlelore
Background Information
GenreEpic Metal
Websitewww.battlelore.net
Members
Current membersKaisa Jouhki
Tomi Mykkänen
Jussi Rautio
Jyri Vahvanen
Timo Honkanen
Maria
Henri Vahvanen

Battlelore is an epic fantasy power metal band from Lappeenranta, Finland. Their style takes elements from gothic metal, power metal, death metal, and even some industrial in the mix. All of Battlelore's lyrics specifically revolve around people and events in J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth.

Contents

Members

Current members

  • Kaisa Jouhki (b. 7 July 1980) - vocals
  • Tomi Mykkänen - vocals
  • Jussi Rautio - lead guitars
  • Jyri Vahvanen - guitars
  • Maria - keyboards & flute
  • Timo Honkanen (b. 14 December 1979) - bass
  • Henri Vahvanen - drums

Former members

  • Miika Kokkola - Bass
  • Patrik Mennander - Vocals
  • Tommi Havo - Vocals, Lead guitars
  • Gorthaur - Drums

Guest musicians

  • Erik Zacharias - additional synthesizer
  • Jyrki Myllärinen - classical guitars

Discography

Full-length albums

DVDs

  • The Journey (2004)

Videos

  • "Journey to Undying Lands"
  • "Storm of the Blades" (2005)
  • "House of Heroes" (2007)
  • "Third Immortal" (2008)

External links