BROTHER FIRETRIBE, the Finnish AOR/hard rock band featuring NIGHTWISH guitarist Emppu Vuorinen, will release a new single, "I Am Rock" (cover), in Finland on January 10, 2007 via Spinefarm Records. The complete track listing for the single is as follows:
01. I Am Rock
02. Love Goes Down (acoustic)
03. One Single Breath (video)
BROTHER FIRETRIBE's debut album, "False Metal", entered the Finnish chart in at position No. 22 back in May 2006. A video for the song "One Single Breath" was shot on July 2 at Nosturi in Helsinki.
Unashamedly taking a bow to their influences from the '80s — VAN HALEN, JOURNEY and other chartbusters of old — BROTHER FIRETRIBE's sound features "killer vocal harmonies and airy keyboard lines that will stick to your head like a misplaced bubble gum," according to a press release. "The cherries on the pie are Pekka Heino's smooth, dreamy voice and Emppu Vuorinen's guitar work, with his immaculate sense of style, rich tone and trademark sound which can't be mistaken, as the hundreds of thousands of fans of NIGHTWISH can attest."
BROTHER FIRETRIBE is:
Pekka Ansio Heino (LEVERAGE) - vocals
Emppu Vuorinen (NIGHTWISH) - guitar
Jason Flinck - bass, backing vocals
Tomppa Nikulainen - keyboards
Kalle Torniainen - Drums
For audio samples, check out www.myspace.com/brotherfiretribe.