AFM Records are extremely excited to announce the new album Killection from the acclaimed Finnish Hard Rock/Heavy Metal monsters Lordi! Killection will hit the streets on 31st January 2020 and this, the tenth album in the band’s history, has turned out to be the most extraordinary and varied album so far. Check out the first … Continue reading Lordi release new video from “‘Killection: A Fictional Compilation”
Lordi were famously the first hard rock / metal band to win the Eurovision Song Contest back in 2006 with "Hard Rock Hallelujah", but what have they been up to in the twelve years since their triumphant victory? I headed along to The Garage in Highbury on Sunday to find out. This was the first … Continue reading Gig Review: Lordi / Silver Dust / Egokills – The Garage, London (21st October 2018)
For those not familiar with Lordi, they're a horror-themed band who perform live wearing rather exuberant costumes made up to look like monsters. They were also the first band with any degree of actual talent to win Eurovision in decades with "Hard Rock Hallelujah" in 2006. And I've just realised this is twelve years ago. … Continue reading Review: Lordi – Sexorcism
Whilst waiting outside the doors at La Belle Angele venue in Edinburgh (14th November, gig review here), the air began to get colder and the night light got dimmer. From out of nowhere the seven foot tall beast, Mr Lordi appeared and approached us. Luckily we had our recording equipment handy and the lovely gentleman … Continue reading Interview: Mr Lordi of… well, Lordi!
Declan took a trip over to the wilds of Edinburgh last week to witness the apocalypse that is otherwise known as a Lordi show. After his interview was wrapped up (online soon!), he wandered into the venue proper to sit back, relax and... Yeah, as if. The rock was about to begin! Silver Dust So … Continue reading Lordi / Shiraz Lane / Silver Dust – La Belle Angele, Edinburgh (14 Nov 2016)
Photo sets: Lordi / Dirty Passion / Hollywood Groupies (all courtesy of Lara Vischi, ishootmetal.com) Bit of a disappointing start to the evening. We turned up at the venue just before 6pm, with our equipment and carefully thought out questions, to discover there were no interviews with any members of Lordi. We were initially pencilled … Continue reading Lordi / Dirty Passion / Hollywood Groupies – The Classic Grand, Glasgow (27th March 2015)