Nightwish was rewarded as the best newcomer in The Mighty Metal Music Awards ‘98 in Tavastia, Helsinki.
Nightwish played live in a Finnish charts show.
Oceanborn is number 28 in Finnish official chart.
The Single “Sacrament Of Wilderness” is number 1 in Finnish official single chart.
New album “Oceanborn” was released.
“Oceanborn” will be released also in Japan. The record company has confirmed this but the date has not been decided yet.
The Sacrament Of Wilderness -single was released.
New video of Nightwish was filmed on the 13th November and it was called “Sacrament Of Wilderness”.
The Carpenter -video was included in “Beauty In Darkness” -video compilation.
The first album was released in November 1997 and it was called “Angels Fall First”. It was also released as a limited edition version.
The official homepage was opened in October 1997. The finnish pages were opened in December 1997.
The first single “The Carpenter” was released in fall 1997. The same song is also on the Metalliliitto compilation.