Vocalist Olli Herman
Interview by Luxi Lahtinen
Transcription, translation and on/offstage pics by Terhi Pihlaja
Finland’s Glam Metal/Hard Rock sensation Reckless Love haven’t had much time to start resting on their laurels since their highly successful self-titled debut album was released on Universal Music (Finland) last year. During 2010-2011, Reckless Love have been in constant motion either doing gigs here and there around the globe, plus of course writing new songs for the band’s follow-up album, “Animal Attraction”, that has now finally been released.
“Animal Attraction” basically continues from the same musical footprints left from their debut album, only this time introducing a bit more mature refinement while clearly maintaining the same vibe and spirit that was wrapped around their debut record: It’s the party time again boyz and girlz – with big and catchy choruses, strong 80’s-tinged Sunset Strip-spirited songs keeping us a good and wild company the best possible way they can.
This is what this interview with the luminary Reckless Love vocalist Olli Herman is also mostly all about: The new record “Animal attraction”, plus about their plans to continue Reckless Love’s world enslavment.
Meeting Olli backstage just prior to the band’s show at DOM, Helsinki on November 4th, turned out to be a really interesting yet pleasing conversation, so without prolonging your curiosity any further, let Olli continue…