Apocalyptica is one of the rare bands that actually has a pedigree to go with their sound. The graduates of Sibelius Academy in Finland have a difficult time defining their brand of music, which involves cellos like you've never heard them before. Apocalyptica will play the Regency Building, 1290 Sutter St. in San Francisco, at 7 p.m.
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