Lanewin is a symphonic metal band from Saint-Petersburg, Russia which uses melodic instrumentals, synthesizers, orchestral arrangements and distorted guitars with female vocals. The lyrics are concerned with human existence, emotion, and mental states.
Powerful and charming, outstanding voice, emotive, expressive lyrics, captivating music, magical orchestra-sounds - this is a special appeal of the band.
Lanewin was assembled in october 2007 and a month later gave their first performance at Port club. After that the band continued playing gigs at famous stages of its city.
Firstly covering Nightwish and Epica the band started composing songs of their own and recorded the single "Essence of War" that was well received.
In winter 2009 the band announced that they would begin recording an album.
AUTUUA, the debut album, was released in February of 2010.
In December 2012 brand new album 'Eclectic Tour' was released.