Rock Choice recently conducted an interview with guitarist Ben Varon and vocalist Ari Koivunen of Finnish metallers AMORAL. The chat is now available for streaming using the audio player below.
AMORAL recently parted ways with guitarist Silver Ots and replaced him with Valtteri Hirvonen.
AMORAL toured Europe last fall with AMORPHIS and BEFORE THE DAWN.
The band's latest album, "Show Your Colors", entered the official chart in the band's home country of Finland at position No. 19.
"Show Your Colors" was released in the U.S. on June 9, 2009 through Spinefarm Records via Fontana distribution. Available in Finland since May 6, 2009, the CD was recorded at Sound Supreme Studios in Hämeenlinna, Finland.
An e-card for "Show Your Colors" can be accessed at this location.
"Year Of The Suckerpunch", the first AMORAL track to be released featuring singer Ari Koivunen, entered the national chart in the band's home country at position No. 19. In addition to the title cut, which was written and composed by guitarist Ben Varon, the single includes a cover of the MISFITS song "Dig Up Her Bones".
Koivunen is best known as the winner of the 2007 Finnish national TV talent competition "Idols". He has released two solo albums thus far — 2007's "Fuel For The Fire" and 2008's "Becoming".
Ben Varon and vocalist Ari Koivunen interviewed by Rock Choice (click on player below to launch audio):