Pasi Rantanen

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Pasi Rantanen
Born (1969-10-30) 30 October 1969 (age 44)
Helsinki, Finland
Genres Power metal, progressive metal, neo-classical metal, symphonic metal
Occupations Musician
Instruments Vocals
Associated acts Thunderstone, Revolution Renaissance Strike (1985–1991, 2011– )

Pasi Rantanen (born 30 October 1969 Helsinki, Finland) is a Finnish singer. Best known for his power metal band Thunderstone, of which he was a member from the band's creation in 2000[1] until 2007.

Rantanen also served as a background singer on, amongst other things, Stratovarius, Kotipelto and Ari Koivunen albums. In addition, the album Raskasta Joulua featured his talents on a version of "White Christmas". Rantanen also appeared at the Eurovision 2006 performance by Lordi as a background singer wearing a mask of Gene Simmons from Kiss. He is currently performing in a band called Joe Doakes, a Finnish cover band and STRIKE, a melodic rock band that he co-founded in 1985.

Discography[edit]

Stratovarius[edit]

Thunderstone[edit]

Various Artists[edit]

Kotipelto[edit]

Monster Vision Freak Show[edit]

  • Welcome to Hellsinki 2007

Ari Koivunen[edit]

Revolution Renaissance[edit]

  • New Era 2008

Warmen[edit]

Strike[edit]

  • Strike 2013

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Biography: Thunderstone". Allmusic. Retrieved 29 June 2010.