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Album Review: Von Hertzen Brothers – New Day Rising

If you were to stumble upon the Von Hertzen Brother’s New Day Rising with little prior knowledge, you would be forgiven for thinking you had unearthed a fully formed rock band at the first time of asking.  However, the truth is they have rather suffered from what could be called Volbeat syndrome.  Already having gained number one albums in their ...

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Von Hertzen Brothers post ‘Trouble’ lyric video

Finnish ‘epic rockers’ Von Hertzen Brothers have released a new song from their upcoming album, New Day Rising. Vocalist Mikko von Hertzen commented on how the lyric video for Trouble reflects the album artwork: “On the cover of the forthcoming album, there are birds of prey trying to break the chains they carry in their claws… This song is about ...

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Von Hertzen Brothers to release ‘New Day Rising’

Von Hertzen Brothers are set to release their sixth studio album album ‘New Day Rising’ on March 23rd, via Spinefarm Records. The Finland brothers Mikko, Kie & Jonne Von Hertzen recorded in Vancouver, working with Grammy-nominated producer Garth ‘GGGarth’ Richardson (Biffy Clyro, Rage Against The Machine, etc.). Also joining them in the studio was regular drummer Mikko Kaakkuriniemi & keyboard player Juha Kuoppala. Frontman ,Mikko Von Hertzen ...

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Touchstone and Von Hertzen Brothers at Robin 2, Bilston

Von Hertzen Brothers Way back in the high-days of prog-rock history – the crowds at “Yes”concerts always used to roar with excitement when the band finally played “Roundabout” from their ‘Fragile’ album. I have always been struck by the fact that those dedicated progressive rock fans may well have enjoyed all of the fancy concepts, the de-constructed metaphors, the spiritual ...

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Interview with Von Hertzen Brothers

Von Hertzen Brothers aka VHB is a Finnish rock band. Three brothers and two others. Their 2011 release ‘Stars Aligned’ helped the band to make major inroads into the UK – where they played a number of headline shows and drew huge crowds to the Prog Stage at the High Voltage festival in London. They were nominated for the ‘Best ...

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Von Hertzen Brothers to Play YouTube Gig!

In celebration of their upcoming album, Nine Lives, the mighty Von Hetzen Brothers will be playing a live show for fans on YouTube on the 14th March 2013! Available worldwide, the show will commence at 6PM GMT with a question and answer session before the mob take the stage in front of an intimate Finnish crowd… and all of you ...

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The Von Hertzen Brothers ‘Nine Lives’ Album Review

A garage band guitar riff crashes out over a classic rock cow bell beat then within a single breath starts bobbing and weaving like a madcap alliance between the Red Hot Chilli Peppers and Gong playing Led Zeppelin. You don’t need the vocals to tell you the name of this song is Insomniac because there are those who will find ...

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Von Hertzen Brothers Announce Nine Lives and UK Shows

The Von Hertzen Brothers have announced their new studio album, Nine Lives, and a new round of UK headlined shows. The album is due to be released on 18th March. Nine Lives is going to be accompanied by a tour, starting in Finland in March and coming to the UK at an unspecified time this year. Considering the band’s self-confessed ...

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Russell Gilbrook of Uriah Heep “It’s one of those dream jobs you do…”

After releasing their 25th studio album, British rockers Uriah Heep have embarked on a UK tour supported by GUN and Von Hertzen Brothers. Their current lineup consists of Bernie Shaw on lead vocals, Mick Box on lead guitars, Phil Lanzon on keyboards, Dave Rimmer on bass and Russell Gilbrook on drums. These guys haven’t slowed down since 1970, the year ...

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HRH Prog double up on the Prog Rock goodness

With the already impressive start of Carl Palmer’s ELP Legacy performing a special tribute ‘In memory of Keith Emerson, Greg Lake and John Wetton’ honouring their legendary music along with a few King Crimson tracks, making the festival a must see event. They have gone above and beyond to bring the best they could to add to the line up. ...

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