Intohimo – Northern Lights

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Jan 282013

Intohimo_NLPost hardcore is a very popular genre, a genre like metal-core and the symphonic brands that are getting very swollen with an array of bands trying to make their mark in the music industry. The Problem that can rear its head in this context is one that it can make it very hard for a band to stand out and deliver something so unique and different, that it can launch itself ahead of the pack.

Sweden are not short of quality bands, and I always get excited to review a band from Sweden, because I am almost 100% confident I am going to be impressed no matter what kind of music it is.

So to put it straight out there, yes this band has the formula to stand out with their electric post-hardcore sound. This is not to say that they don’t fall in and out of the stereo typical pool, I just discussed in the beginning part of the review. It’s that Stereo typing that normally makes me run to the hills with post-hard-core bands. I mean they are going to have to really up their game if they are going to keep it up on future releases, depending how serious they are about it. Continue reading »

Sep 172012

Intohimo are thrilled to announce that their new album Northern Lights will be released October 14 through Snapping Fingers Snapping Necks [SFSN].

The band commented: ‘We recorded the album with John Mitchell [Architects, You Me At Six etc] in Outhouse Studious in the UK and it’s definitely our finest work so far. A music video for the first single ‘Northern Lights; part 1’ which will be released Sunday 23 October. Can’t wait for y’all to hear what we’ve been working on for so long!’ Continue reading »