Amoral, the Finnish ambassadors of Classic Rock of the 21st Century, will release their 6th album ”Fallen Leaves & Dead Sparrows” during the first quarter of 2014. As a taste of what's to come, the band has released the song "If Not Here, Where?” online today.
"’Fallen Leaves & Dead Sparrows’ is a concept album, and ’If Not Here, Where?’ sits right in the middle of the album and the story, marking a turning point in the protagonist's journey," says Ben Varon, guitarist and main songwriter of Amoral. "We wanted the first taster to really represent the whole album...Read more
Thought I'll post a little update on our main site as well about what's going on with Amoral right now. With FB and Twitter getting all the love these days, it's easy to forget the band even has such a thing as an Official Website...
Anyway: The album is ready! Recorded, mixed, mixed some more, mastered, tweaked, mastered some more, done! We've had the album in our hands for a couple of weeks now, and let me just say it sounds GOOD. Been playing it through everything from studio monitors to ipod headphones, car stereos to huge club PA systems, and I could not be...Read more
We have the honor of supporting the great D-A-D at their headlining show in Beijing a day after our performance at the MIDI Festival. The show takes place at Yugong Yishan on the 30th of April, and tickets are already available here.
In other news concerning our upcoming Asian tour, we'll be doing a meet & greet session at the Pulp Summer Slam festival in Manila, Philippines on the day of the show. High fives and autographs at the Amoranto Sport Complex at 4:35pm!Read more
With the Pulp Summer Slam festival in Manila, Philippines getting closer, we're happy to announce that we'll be playing additional festivals on our visit to the Far East. We've been invited to play the two MIDI festivals (Beijing and Shanghai) in China, alongside acts like D-A-D, As I Lay Dying etc. Needless to say, we jumped at the chance and are excited about returning to China after our show in Shanghai last year!
The dates for our upcoming Asian festival run is as follows:
The upcoming album features an all star cast of Finnish music industry people.
Having crossed the globe in support of their previous album Beneath, Amoral is happy to begin the recording sessions for their sixth album today. The drums are being recorded at Sound Supreme studios in Hämeenlinna with Janne Saksa. Then the sessions will move to Helsinki and finally to Kuopio where Marco Hietala of Tarot and Nightwish fame will produce the vocals for the new album.
"Working with Janne has always been a lucrative proposition, but after four albums together, we felt like it would be...Read more