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VV (VILLE VALO) REVEALS NEW SINGLE ‘THE FOREVERLOST’


Finnish Love Metal pioneer, Ville Valo (VV) of HIM, has released his new single ‘The Foreverlost‘. The track is the third glimpse into his upcoming debut solo album Neon Noir, due for release on 13th January 2023 via Heartagram Records, distributed by UMG/Spinefarm

Ville Valo comments: “The Foreverlost is yet another loud love song depicting the burlesque butoh between two world-weary souls. All my Carmina Buranas and could’ve should’ve would’ves rolled into a neat little Gordian knot of the gothic variety.”

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Ville Valo reveals details of his debut solo album ‘Neon Noir’


Finnish Love Metal pioneer, Ville Valo (VV) of HIM, will release his debut solo album, Neon Noir, on January 13th via Heartagram Records, distributed by UMGSpinefarm

“Neon Noir is a sonic step-by-step guide on how to survive, and perhaps even enjoy, the realm of VV with its abundance of things that go bump in the night,” says Valo. “It’s a teary mascara marathon between Robert Smith and Ozzy, with a dash of hope.”

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VILLE VALO OF HIM RELEASES NEW SINGLE “ECHOLOCATE YOUR LOVE” AS VV


Finnish Love Metal pioneer, Ville Valo (VV), has released “Echolocate Your Love”, the second single to be taken from his forthcoming debut solo album, Neon Noir.

With plans for Neon Noir to be released in 2023, the elegiac goth-optimism of “Echolocate Your Love” gives a fuller picture of the wrought elegance to come.

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VILLE VALO OF HIM WILL RELEASE NEW SINGLE “LOVELETTING” + REVEALS ALBUM DETAILS & HEADLINE TOUR 2023


Finnish Love Metal pioneer, Ville Valo, will release new single, “Loveletting”, on April 8th under the VV banner. “Loveletting” is taken from VV’s forthcoming debut album, Neon Noir.  

Ville explains, “As fun as the funeral rites for HIM were, it took me more than a few moons to lick my wounds in the shadow of the Heartagram and come up with an excuse to strum and hum again. Eventually I decided to put a leash on my beloved black dog and we started howling together instead of barking at each other. That’s how Loveletting was born”. 

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HIM’s Ville Valo Releases New EP ‘Gothica Fennica Vol. 1’


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Former HIM vocalist Ville Valo has returned with a new 3 song EP titled ‘Gothica Fennica Vol. 1’ released under the name of simply VV.

HIM fans rejoice as the 3 songs bare a resemblance to Ville’s former love metal sound which made HIM so popular. The EP features the following tracks: “Salute The Sanguine”“Run Away From The Sun” and “Saturnine Saturnalia”.

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Ville Valo & Agents Perform HIM Song ‘When Love And Death Embrace’ Live


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Ville Valo & Agents is former HIM frontman Ville’s new musical project and they have recently released their self-titled debut album.

To the delight of all HIM fans, Ville Valo & Agents treated gig-goers to a chilled out rendition of HIM’s song ‘When Love And Death Embrace’ Live @ Logomo, Turku Finland on the 21.3.2019.

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