The early 90s Canadian Hard Rock / Heavy Metal legendries, Sven Gali, didn’t waste any time after the release of their brand new EP, “3”, and here they are with a freshly released video, containing their uncompromised stage act, for the critically acclaimed single, “Now”.
Two weeks ago, Sven Gali, released their comeback to business EP, “3”, via RFL Records, after 25 years.
RFL Records’ CEO, Jon Marchewka, which recently signed Sven Gali, commented:
“RFL Records is extremely proud to be releasing the new Sven Gali “3” EP. Being of fan of these guys since their debut in 1992, I was excited about signing them and bringing their message back to the masses after a 25-year hiatus. I think that the fans will be very happy with the new music and will have plenty more to hear from Sven Gali in the coming years. We have big plans to release a full-length album and unreleased material from the early days, so there will be plenty for the fans to sink their teeth into”
Commentary by various media outlets:
“Musically, it is still a juicy mix of hard rock and heavy metal, with some even harder passages” Metalized Magazine (DK) – (8/10)
“And thank God the Canadians have mostly found their hard rock sound again…’3′ is the first bundled sign that Sven Gali is obviously up to something again” Stormbringer.at (AT) – (4/5)
“Astonishing twirling sounds and gusts of psych commotion envelope the splendid and absolutely shaking tracks on each through and through.” MoshPitNation
“If your music with more attitude than a pissed off Cobra then “3” is for you, it doesn’t disappoint at all!” The Metal Gods Meltdown (UK) – (5/5)
“Crunchy guitar runs, rich grooves and a good knack for exciting songs come together here… `3` gives hope for a good, third album” Streetclip (DE) – (7.5/10)
“3” EP Stream:
1. Kill The Lies
2. You Won’t Break Me
“Kill The Lies” & “You Won’t Break Me” – Produced & Mixed by David Bendeth / Engineered by Brian Robbins
“Now” & “Hurt” – Produced & Mixed by Jon Howard & Sven Gali
SVEN GALI built a name fast with their live shows; drawing growing crowds on the Canadian and US circuit while building their songwriting chops and a wild reputation. David Bendeth signed the band to BMG Music Canada in 1991 and produced the self-titled debut, released in 1992.
The masterful debut album includes the hit, which was MuchMusic Best Metal Video award of 1993, “Under The Influence” and the emotional sweet balladry of “Love Don’t Live Here Anymore”, a song that came no. 6 CanCon song of 1993. Following their profound release, the band was nominated for Hard Rock Album of the Year and Most Promising Band at the Junos. SVEN GALI went gold in Canada that year.
Following extensive touring worldwide, being a major event on stages with legends (April Wine / Foreigner / Pearl Jam / Def Leppard), SVEN GALI didn’t stop there, and continued their journey with release of their sophomore, “InWire”, in 1995.
Just recently, after a long time in the shadows, Twenty-five years after their debut album went Gold in Canada, in 2018 SVEN GALI came back rockin’, kicking out the jams with modernized edged Rock covered in Metal with “Kill The Lies”, and a year later, serving “You Won’t Break Me”.
It appears that SVEN GALI are here to take on the 00s, and it has been evident with sold out Canadian shows in 2018 and 2019 and a promise to continue to play solo and festival dates in North America and Europe through 2021 and beyond.
SVEN GALI is:
Dave Wanless – Vocals
Andy Frank – Guitars
Shawn Minden – Bass
Sean Williamson – Guitars
Dan Fila – Drums