Reckless Love Returning With ‘Spirit’ In September
July 21, 2013
Reckless Love, the flamboyant Finnish rockers who burst spectacularly onto the UK scene in 2010, will have their third full-length studio album released via Spinefarm Records on September 2nd. Titled ‘Spirit’, the new album is the follow-up to 2011’s ‘Animal Attraction’, also issued on the Spinefarm label.
Produced by Ilkka Wirtanen, and with mixing duties divided between Ilkka Wirtanen, Juha Heininen and Petri Majuri, the album represents a bold step forward for Reckless Love, with the commercial aspects of the music pushed to new and heady heights, plus the heavier side showing some serious bite, with the wonderfully titled “Metal Ass” hugging the fast lane from first note to last. Between these two extremes, Reckless Love deliver some of their most thoughtful, atmospheric and finely crafted songs to date — the likes of “Edge Of Our Dreams”, “Dying To Live”, “Runaway Love” and “Hot Rain”.
Meanwhile, the second single from the album has now been confirmed as “So Happy I Could Die”, with a video due to be filmed in early August — this follows the lead track/video “Night On Fire”.
In addition, Reckless Love have announced a headline run of UK dates for October 2013; this tour follows on from the band’s month-long UK visit in the autumn of 2012, which included a four-night residency in London.
Says Reckless Love guitarist Pepe, “We are thrilled to have some UK dates back in our calendar! Even more so because, as we promised last time around, we will have a brand new album out by the time we get there. We are going to fire with all guns and get ground-breakingly explosive on stage as we hit hard with the new songs mixed up with the best of the old. So, dear UK friends, do not miss this chance to witness the best Reckless Love shows to date!!”
Reckless Love 2013 UK tour dates:
Oct 1 Manchester – Academy 3
Oct 2 Newcastle – O2 Academy 2
Oct 3 Glasgow – Cathouse
Oct 4 Leeds – Cockpit
Oct 5 Nottingham – Rescue Rooms
Oct 6 Wolverhampton – Slade Rooms
Oct 8 Norwich – Waterfront Studio
Oct 9 Bristol – The Fleece
Oct 10 London – O2 Academy, Islington
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