Burning Point

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Burning Point
Origin Oulu, Finland
Genres Heavy Metal, power metal
Years active 1997 (1997)–present
Labels Poison Arrow Records, Limb, SPV GmbH, Soundholic, Metal Heaven, Scarlet Records
Website www.burning-point.com
Members Nitte Valo
Pete Ahonen
Pekka Kolivuori
Jussi Ontero
Jukka Jokikokko
Jarkko Väisänen
Past members Pasi Hiltula
Jukka Kyrö
Toni Kansanoja
Jari Kaiponen

Burning Point is a Finnish Power metal band, founded in 1997.[1]


The band was founded in 1997 in Oulu, Finland by bassist Jukka Jokikokko and guitarist Pete Ahonen.[1][2]

In 2016 the band added vocalist Nitte Valo,[3] formerly of the band Battle Beast. Valo started collaborating with the group in 2013 when guitarist Pete Ahonen asked her to collaborate on a few of the band's songs, and eventually asked her to join full-time as singer after he stepped down as vocalist.[4]


Current members[edit]

  • Nitte Valo - Vocals
  • Pete Ahonen - Guitars
  • Pekka Kolivuori - Guitars
  • Jussi Ontero - Drums
  • Sami Nyman - Bass
  • Jarkko Väisänen - Keyboards

Former members[edit]

  • Jukka Jokikokko - Bass
  • Pasi Hiltula - Keyboards (see Eternal Tears of Sorrow, Kalmah)
  • Jukka Kyrö - Guitar
  • Toni Kansanoja - Bass
  • Jari Kaiponen - Drums





  • To Hell and Back (CD-single 2004 on Poison Arrow Records)


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