Stones Grow Her Name (2012)

Tracks

  1. Only The Broken (Make You Beautiful) Lyrics
  2. Shitload of Money Lyrics
  3. Losing My Insanity Lyrics
  4. Somewhere Close To You Lyrics
  5. I Have A Right Lyrics
  6. Alone In Heaven Lyrics
  7. The Day Lyrics
  8. Cinderblox Lyrics
  9. Don't Be Mean Lyrics
  10. Wildfire, Part: II - One With The Mountain Lyrics
  11. Wildfire, Part: III - Wildfire Town, Population: 0 Lyrics
  12. Tonight I Dance Alone * Lyrics
  13. One-Two-Free-Fall ** Lyrics

* Exclusive Bonus Track on Ltd. European & North American digipak, Double-Vinyl & Ltd. Nuclear Blast Mailorder edition
** Exclusive Japanese Bonus Track

Line-up

Tony Kakko - Vocals, Backing vocals, additional keyboards
Elias Viljanen - Guitars
Henrik Klingenberg - Keyboards
Marko Paasikoski - Bass
Tommy Portimo - Drums

Guests

Pekka Kuusisto - Violin
“Don’t Be Mean”, “Cinderblox”, “Wildfire II” & “Wildfire III”

Peter Engberg - Acoustic guitars, viola caipira & banjo
“Alone In Heaven”, “Don’t Be Mean”, “I Have A Right”, “The Day”, “Cinderblox”

Lauri Valkonen - Double Bass
“Cinderblox”, “Wildfire II”

Mika Mylläri - Trumpet
“Shitload of Money, "I Can’t Dance”

Sakari Kukko - Tenor & Soprano saxophone
“Shitload of Money”, “I Can’t Dance”

Mikko P. Mustonen - Orchestrations
“Wildfire III”

Anna Lavender - Spoken parts
“I Have A Right”

Timo Kotipelto - Additional Backing vocals
“Only The Broken Hearts (Make You Beautiful)”, “Shitload of Money”, “I Have A Right” & “Alone in Heaven”

Mediocre Media Ogre Choir - “Shitload of Hey’s”
“Shitload of Money”

Additional Information

All songs written by Tony Kakko
Songs arranged by Tony Kakko & Sonata Arctica.

Stones Grow Her Name was recorded at:

Drums, Bass and Hammond - Studio57 by Pasi Kauppinen
Guitars - Sonic Pump Studios by Nino Laurenne and Petri Ahvenainen, Magic-7 by Elias
Trumpets & Saxophones - Sonic Pump Studios by Petri Ahvenainen
Double Bass - Tico Tico Studio by Ahti Kortelainen
Keyboards - Lanceland 2 & AA-Club Studio by Henkka, Kakkoslaatu Studio by T. Kakko
Tony’s Vocals - Kakkoslaatu Studio by T. Kakko
Tony’s Studio Assistant - Markus “Masi” Hukari
Additional backing vocals - Sonic Pump Studios by Nino Laurenne

Mixed at Sonic Pump Studios by Mikko Karmila, with Tony & Marko
Mastered at Chartmakers by Svante Forsbäck

Album illustration by Inferi / Janne & Gina Pitkänen

Photos by Terhi Ylimäinen