HIM: More HELLDONE Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of HIM's December 30, 2009 performance at Tavastia in Helsinki, Finland as part of the Helldone festival can be viewed below.

The band's setlist was as follows:

01. Buried Alive By Love
02. Heartkiller
03. Right Here In My Arms
04. Wings of a Butterfly
05. Bleed Well
06. Join Me
07. Soul on Fire
08. Love, The Hardest Way
09. Killing Loneliness
10. Wicked Game
11. And Love Said No
12. Funeral of Hearts
13. Your Sweet 666
14. Scared to Death
15. Poison Girl
16. The Sacrament
17. Bury Me Deep Inside Your Heart
18. Pretending
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19. When Love and Death Embrace

HIM frontman Ville Valo told Billboard.com that the band will start touring in mid-February, with showcase dates in Europe and followed by a run on the Soundwave tour in Australia with JANE'S ADDICTION and FAITH NO MORE. The Finnish hard rockers will then tour the U.K. and hit North America for a lengthy tour starting in mid-March. HIM also plans to play the European festival circuit this summer.

Regarding HIM's forthcoming seventh studio album, "Screamworks: Love in Theory and Practice", Valo said, "This is the first album I wrote fully sober, and I wanted to put all the energy I used to put into hanging out in pubs into working on the music. So it was pretty insane, working 18-hour days for the past year, year and a half. We really went for all those details and didn't leave any stone unturned. Hopefully it shows."

"Screamworks: Love In Theory And Practice" will be released by Sire Records on February 9, 2010. Recorded at The Lair in Los Angeles, the CD was produced by Matt Squire (TAKING BACK SUNDAY, THE USED, SAOSIN) and mixed by Neal Avron (LINKIN PARK, WEEZER, FALL OUT BOY).

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