SONIC SYNDICATE – CONFESSIONS TOUR 2017
Aware that the bands “new start” may cause a lot of listeners to raise their eyebrows the band doesn’t fear the changes nor the future.
Sonic Syndicate are finally back after a period of silence. The successful band from Falkenberg, Sweden was unexpectedly dropped by the record label Nuclear Blast and was forced reconsider their situation. The crisis forced the band to change it’s course significantly and they took the chance to record their most daring album yet. This time the members of the band took a deeper look into themselves which has led to some changes of the sound. On the new album “Confessions” Sonic Syndicare lets the listener take part of their vulnerability through total uncompromising honesty in their songwriting and sound.
Aware that the bands “new start” may cause a lot of listeners to raise their eyebrows the band doesn’t fear the changes nor the future. The conviction that they’ve created a very strong album, the fact that they’re 100% happy with the music and the atmospere in and around the band has led to a revival worthy the envy of hungry debutants.
“CONFESSIONS is the album we were destined to record. Everything has been leading up to this moment – all the good all the bad. We’re dropping any pretension, stereotypes and expectations and we’re left with honesty, creativity and love for music by a band that is not afraid of anything. Finally we can stand up and say we have our own sound. I think this album is going to open some doors and slam others, make waves and make noise. But the most important thing is it’s from the heart and every lyric has a message – be the change you want to see in the world. We’ve taken a chance here and nothing has ever felt so right. These are our confessions. ” //Sonic Syndicate
The new album “Confessions” will be released world wide October 14th via Despotz Records and followed up by a huge European tour together with Amaranthe and Smash Into Pieces called the Maximalsm European Tour where Sonic Syndicate will show the fans again what an exceptional live band they are, as they’ve already done in Europe, North America and Asia several times before during their career.
About Sonic Syndicate:
Sonic Syndicate was formed in 2005 by guitarist and founding member Robin Sjunnesson, who at the time was just sixteen years old. Later that year the band released their debut album on a small independent US label, to be followed by their sophomore release “Only Inhuman” via Nuclear Blast Records in 2007.
The band started to gain worldwide recognition and toured relentlessly, hitting the road with Nightwish, In Flames and Soilwork amongst others. This resulted in them scooping Best Newcomer at both the Swedish Metal Awards and Bandit Rock Awards 2008 in Stockholm, Sweden.
In 2009 the band ran into a little turbulence and swiftly introduced they had a new singer by the name of Nathan J Biggs. Without delay the band jumped into the studio and recorded a new single “Burn this city” which was released a few months later.
The band continued their winning streak, grabbing them Best Music Video and Best Swedish Group awards in 2010 (SWE).
Their next album “We Rule the Night” (2011) was accompanied by an elaborate worldwide marketing campaign which resulted in first single “Revolution, Baby!” and also the album selling Gold in Sweden.
During this time Robin and Nathan formed an inseparable bond and shared the same vision of where they wanted to be in music. Although having enjoyed the journey so far they knew unless they fought to express themselves, Sonic Syndicate would always remain in the shadow of the aforementioned bands. This action lead to an extended break and ultimately a complete line-up change except for Nathan and Robin, who went on to record their self titled album “Sonic Syndicate” (2014) their last nod to heavy metal and final release under Nuclear Blast Records.
Touring bass player Michel Barzien was initiated as a full-member and the trio set their minds to creating a new sound and vowed to write only from the heart. The band signed a deal with Despotz Records and went directly in the studio to begin writing and demoing tracks.
In late June, 2016 the band entered Purple Skull Music to record their new album “CONFESSIONS” with producer Kristoffer Folin, the new album is set to be the bands most diverse and unique work to date.
THE SHIVER was born in 2005, when Faith (singer and composer) joins forces with Finch (drummer).
The band plays a mix of Dark Rock, Ambient and Electro/Goth.
The guys toured all over Europe and performed as as support band with Misfits, The Ark, Papa Roach, Negramaro, Perturbazione, Vanilla Sky, Dead Letter Circus, Tarja Turunen and many others. The rock shows but also the acoustic nights are intense and energetic, and the band got amazing live feedbacks
THE SHIVER released one demo, 2 full lenght and 1 acoustic EP.
The first album, “Inside”, has been published in 2008 by UK Division Record and it’s been distributed in all Europe.
The second album, “A New Horizon”, has got great response by both media and public. It has been released in 2010 in Europe and in other 21 countries worldwide by Aural Music/Dreamcell11. In 2011 ANH has been distributed by Roadrunner Records Benelux and published by Warner Chappell Music. The Album is produced by Alessandro Paolucci (Raw Power).
The band released 3 singles and 2 videoclip.
In 2011 The Shiver release only in free download a special acoustic EP. “Acoustic Experience #1” is produced by Vincenzo Mario Cristi (Vanilla Sky).
The Shiver are featured on many magazines, webzines and radios, and they are growing bigger into the rock scene.
“The Darkest Hour” is the title of the new awaited Album, produced by Vincenzo Mario Cristi, released in March 2014 with The Alternative Factory Record.
Emotionally fueled melodic hardcore as a voice to find the straight connection right to the listener’s heart. Energetic and passionate!
CORINORE – eine Herzensangelegenheit.
Jede Note, jedes Wort, jedes Artwork und jede Inszenierung dieser Band spricht für die Hingabe, die sie verbindet, um etwas Großes zu erschaffen. Den Freischwimmer verdienten sich die fünf Köpfe aus Abensberg bereits in der Vergangenheit, doch jetzt gilt es mit CORINORE in tiefere Gewässer vorzudringen.
Was zählt, ist der Song! Der Song, der die Band mit den Zuhörern verbindet. Mehr als nur das Erzählen von Geschichten – immer persönlich, immer authentisch. Songwriting 2.0 sozusagen.
Ihr erstes Album “In Between Demons” (produziert von Robert „Hubi“ Hofmann) erscheint am 20.05.2016 via Slash Zero Records und setzt genau dort an: 12 Songs mitten in das Zwischenmenschliche – 12 vertonte Inhalte, die zum Konzept eines Langspielers wurden, der nach allem, außer nach einem blauäugigen Debüt klingt. CORINORE traten bewusst erst ans Tageslicht, als das Erstlingswerk im Kasten, und den hohen Ansprüchen an sich selbst Genüge getan war. Der Sound, die Authentizität und die Hingabe machen sie zu mehr als einer Rockband.
CORINORE ist eine Herzensangelegenheit!