About: Electric Earth
"...I have always been fascinated by the early Black Sabbath and their first name was Earth but I have also always been fond of the word Electric since I feel it describes a good status to be in when playing music so — Electric Earth..."
1. How do you see yourself in 5 years? What is your main goal as a band?
In 5 years time we see ouselves as a more established Hard Rock band on a international level. Playin live in front of our own fans and releasing great music on a regular basis!
2. Can you name some peculiarities that define the music scene in your town/country?
In Trollhättan (Sweden) there have always been a very good scene for Hard Rock and Metal. Even if the polularity of genres on a national level changes Trollhättan have always delivered on Metal and Rock. it's a small town of 55 thousand inhabitants but produced metal bands such as The Crown, Impious, Gooseflesh, Lord Belial to name a few.
3. Is there a story behind your song "Collision With A Sun"?
Yes, it’s about the tragic death of Peter’s wife Jenny death in cancer just prior to the recording of the album Touching the Void. A lot of the Lyrics on the album is from Peter dealing with this matter and how it has affected him and his view on life and death.
4. Please share your nearest plans. What are you currently working on?
We’re currently on a Swedish club tour and at the same time writing the material for our next album that has the working title Deliberant Distortion of the Truth. It will probable be recorded during this winter and released next year.
Listen to "Collision With A Sun" in ArenaCast E112
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