Artist: Hardcore Superstar
Album: You Can’t Kill My Rock N’ Roll
Genre: Hard Rock
Label: Sony / Gain Music
Release Date: September 21, 2018
02. Electric Rider
03. My Sanctuary
04. Hit Me Where It Hurts
05. You Can’t Kill My Rock ‘n Roll
06. The Others
07. Have Mercy on Me
08. Never Cared for Snobbery
10. Bring the House Down
11. Medicine Man
Jocke Berg – vocals
Vic Zino – guitar
Martin Sandvik – bass
Adde Andreasson – drums
You Can’t Kill My Rock ‘N Roll is the 11th album from Gothenburg’s HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, consisting of 12 ear splitting anthems that drive home the fact that Rock isn’t dead, it is in fact alive and well and thriving in Sweden.
Recorded throughout 2017 and early 2018 at the beautiful Österlyckan (Wooden Hybrid) Studios near Gothenburg, the album was produced by the band themselves and mixed in Stockholm by Dino Medanhodzic.
Celebrated worldwide for their explosive and uplifting live performances that are bursting with integrity and passion, HARDCORE SUPERSTAR have managed to somehow harness and capture all that passion and raw energy and translate it into the 12 songs that make up “You Can’t Kill My Rock ‘N Roll”. This is a huge sounding album on all levels, overflowing with sure fire hits and guaranteed future fan favourites.
The albums first single “Have Mercy On Me” was released to great critical acclaim at the end of 2017 and quickly became play listed on radio stations all over the UK, Europe and their native Scandinavia, making it a runaway success. The following singles “Bring The House Down”, “Electric Rider”, “Baboon” and “AD/HD” have built enormously on this success, creating massive amounts of excitement and anticipation amongst the fans and media in preparation for the albums release on September 21st 2018. Further releases are also planned to coincide with the bands ambitious World Tour that will see them playing to audiences far and wide throughout all of 2018/19.
Its safe to say You Can’t Kill My Rock ‘N Roll is an unapologetically confident and assured album full of big hooks, attitude and aggression that doesn’t let up from the moment the opening track “AD/HD” kicks in all the way through to the closing track “Goodbye” with the title track being an uplifting, rallying call to arms for all fans of Rock music to stand proud, united in the celebration of who we are and the music we love. The message very much setting the tone for the album as a whole.
All the elements that that make up a great HARDCORE SUPERSTAR album are here in abundance. At its core there is the great song writing and big choruses that are synonymous with every HARDCORE SUPERSTAR release, however each song stands on its own as well as complementing the album as a whole, taking the listener through a rollercoaster of snarling riffs, heavy bass lines and relentlessly driving drums, all of which are intertwined with enslaving melodies and Jocke’s unmistakable vocals.
It’s safe to say, “You Can’t Kill My Rock N Roll” isn’t just the bands finest album to date, but it could quite easily also be their most career defining.
YOU CAN´T KILL MY ROCK N ROLL TOUR
2018-09-27 Turku Logomo Finland
2018-09-28 Tampere Pakkahuone Finland
2018-09-29 Helsinki The Circus Finland
2018-10-05 Falun Falu Bowling & Krog Sweden
2018-10-19 Karlskrona Circo Sweden
2018-10-20 Helsingborg The Tivoli Sweden
2018-10-25 Silja Galaxy Close Up-Båten Sweden
2018-11-28 On Air West Tokyo Japan
2018-11-29 Soma Osaka Japan
2018-12-07 Trollhättan N3 Sweden
2018-12-08 Örebro Örebro Rockfest Sweden
2018-12-19 Malmö KB Sweden
2018-12-20 Göteborg Pustervik Sweden
2019.03-29 Atlanta Rocklanta festival USA
More shows will follow…