Apocalyptica is a Finnish symphonic and neoclassical metal band formed in 1993 in Helsinki.
He is noted for his innovative use of electric cellos to create metal music. Originally, his focus was on performing Metallica covers with cellos.
Before dedicating themselves full time to Apocalyptica, some of its members were classical music students.
They have collaborated with several notable musicians, including Slipknot's Corey Taylor, and have released successful original albums such as "Inquisition Symphony" and "Cult."
Apocalyptica has been a unique force in the metal scene, fusing classic and contemporary elements in surprising ways.