28. Mär. 2016

RECKLESS LOVE

+ SANTA CRUZ

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RECKLESS LOVE metal . UK
+ SANTA CRUZ pure fucking adrenaline . FIN

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RECKLESS LOVE

metal . UK

The band started their career with the name Reckless Life, under which they initially played covers of Guns N‘ Roses. Having had no success with this approach, they began to write their own songs, and won the Kuopio Band Competition in 2004. As part of the Kuopio Popcity Project 2005, Reckless Love, along with Rainbow Crash, Svat and Sideshow Zombies went on a Scandinavian tour, visiting Sweden, Norway and Denmark.

2007 saw Olli Herman (also known as H. Oliver Twisted) cover as the singer for the Swedish hair metal band Crashdïet, as their singer (Dave Lepard) committed suicide in January 2006. One and a half years later, Olli Herman returned to Reckless Love. In January 2009, the website of Reckless Love announced that drummer Mike Harley would leave the band. Hardly a week later a replacement was found: Hessu Maxx.

On 23 April 2009, a record deal with Universal Music was made. In July 2009, Reckless Love released their first single, „One More Time“. In August, they reached number #2 in the YleX radio station’s charts in Finland. The second single, „Beautiful Bomb“, released on 15 October 2009, reached #4. The band also shot a music video for this single, which premiered on MTV in December 2009. On 20 February 2010 the third single and second music video, Romance, was released. Four days later the debut album, Reckless Love, was released. This album was available in the Baltic States, Belgium and the UK, as well as in Finland. The Japanese version was released in July 2010. A release into the German and Swedish markets is still under discussion. The album debuted at number #13 in Finland’s official charts.

The band released their follow-up album, Animal Attraction, on October 5, 2011. The first single „Hot“ was released on April 18, 2011 and the single „Animal Attraction“ was released on September 12, 2011.

The „Animal Attraction Tour“ kicked off on October 7, 2011 including a four-night residency in London. The video for „On the Radio“, which is the tenth track of their Animal Attraction album, was filmed in Los Angeles, California.

As of the 26 April, 2013, the first single from the third album Spirt, „Night on Fire“ was released, along with the music video to support the song. The album was finally released on 2 September 2013, with a second single and a related video „So Happy I Could Die“ preceding it on 25 August 2013. The band then embarked on a nine-date headlining UK tour in October 2013 that included venues in Manchester, Newcastle, Glasgow, Leeds, Nottingham, Wolverhampton, Norwich, Bristol and at the O2 Academy in London.

SANTA CRUZ

pure fucking adrenaline . FIN

The finnish hard-rock phenomenon Santa Cruz was formed in the year 2007, inspired by such greats as Skid Row and Guns ´n´ Roses. After a few line-up changes and two demos the boys Taz(20, drums), Archie(20, lead vocals & lead guitars), Middy(20, bass) and Johnny(21,lead guitars) made a self-produced EP „Anthems For The Young ´n´ Restless“(2011) and a music video for the title track. With the EP they achieved international media attention, incl. Classic Rock magazine & national television of Finland, played well over a 100 shows, and scored a world-wide record deal with Spinefarm Records.
In 2012 The Cruz Boys began working on their highly anticipated debut-album, to be titled as „Screaming For Adrenaline“. After intensive studio sessions at Hollola and Helsinki Finland, the ass-kicking, 11 track album is ready to be shipped to the masses in 26.4.2013! The sound of Santa Cruz is now getting it´s wings, as they blend their influence of the 80´s and early 90´s Hard Rock sound with elements of modern Rock and Metal and put it in their own special blender. What you get is pure adrenaline and attitude in the form of honest Rock ´n´ Roll, not to mention the virtuoso level of musicianship, especially in the flashy guitar work of Archie & Johnny. This band will definitely stir the masses with their ground-breaking debut album. As the chant in the debut single „Relentless Renegades“ quotes Julius Caesar „We Came, We Saw, We Conquered!“, these hard-rock majesties certainly will.