Helsinki, Finland “goth ‘n’ roll” pioneers THE 69 EYES have launched “Drive”, a catchy new single and the primary of a number of new tracks to be made obtainable within the subsequent months. The band is presently within the studio recording its thirteenth album, to be launched in 2023 through Atomic Fireplace Data (worldwide excluding Finland).
THE 69 EYES guitarist Bazie feedback: “The inspiration got here from the identical pool of music I’ve at all times preferred, principally from the ’80s.
“I by no means plan something; simply seize my guitar and see what comes up. We jammed much more as a band this time and got here up with tune concepts from all the fellows. ‘Drive’ began from one little riff, which I had for a very long time. It took some time, nevertheless it was value it. It nonetheless sounds thrilling, and that was the objective.”
THE 69 EYES singer Jyrki 69 provides: “Bazie delivered this music, and I used to be blown away by how contemporary it felt once more. Seemed like some rock radio stuff.
“Our songs are on every day rotation on the rock channels right here in Finland, however they’re those that we did 15 years in the past. So, I believed that we might have some contemporary choices now, let’s take the airwaves!
“‘Drive’ is a conventional 69 EYES-sounding quick rocker with a Sundown Strip slap on it!”
The “Drive” music video was directed by Vicente Cordero and may be seen under.
THE 69 EYES will hit the street in Europe in November and December 2022, together with America’s industrial pioneers MINISTRY and horror rockers WEDNESDAY 13.
THE 69 EYES has been haunting levels everywhere in the world for 33 years and appear to be a really immortal a part of the darkish rock/metallic scene. Broadly often called the Helsinki Vampires, the quintet gained a number of platinum albums with “Blessed Be” and “Paris Kills” and never solely reached #1 of the only and album charts of their residence nation of Finland, but additionally plunged the world right into a sinful cosmos of affection, dying and melancholy, whereas outliving another band rising from the goth hype of the early 2000s.
By growing their sound additional into sleaze rock on “Devils” (2004) and “Angels” (2007) and never shying away from pitch black Elvis Presley allusions in Jyrki 69‘s darkish voice and distinctive onstage dance strikes, the band has established a worldwide following. Over the course of over three many years, the band has toured relentlessly all through Europe, America, Asia and Australia and launched 12 full-length studio albums.
Picture credit score: Marek Sabogal
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