DANIEL LIONEYE — the Finnish band featuring HIM members Mikko "Linde" Lindström on guitar, bass and vocals and Janne "Burton" Puurtinen on keyboards — will embark on its first-ever North American tour as the support act for CRADLE OF FILTH. The trek, which is scheduled to kick off on February 1, 2011 in Houston, will also feature NACHTMYSTIUM and TURISAS.
DANIEL LIONEYE's touring lineup will be as follows:
Mikko "Linde" Lindstrom - Guitar, Vocals
"Migé" Paananen - Bass
Janne "Burton" Puurtinen - Keyboards
Seppo Tarvainen - Drums
Manu - Screams, Backing Vocals
DANIEL LIONEYE's latest album, "Vol. II", was released in North America on April 27 via The End Records.
Formed in 2001, DANIEL LIONEYE's debut album, "The King Of Rock 'N' Roll", was only released in Finland and Germany and was a tongue-in-cheek. psychedelic stoner rock LP. The group supported the effort by playing a handful of festivals in Finland, which resulted in the CD's title track being used as the theme song for Bam Margera's TV show, "Viva La Bam".
According to a press release, "Vol. II" is heavier than the band's previous CD and is being described as "an extreme rock n' roll album with influences from black metal."
"Vol. II" track listing:
04. Neolithic Way
05. I Saw Myself
06. The Mentat
07. I Have Never Wanted To Be Number One
08. Who Turned The Lights Out
09. Kiss Of The Cannibal