Sweden’s female fronted powerhouse FOLLOW THE CIPHER release their self titled Nuclear Blast debut on 11th May.
Those who have been lucky enough to hear it are screaming the praises of the bands groundbreaking record and fans are eagerly awaiting to see them tour.
Nev spoke to the bands bassist Jonas Asplind about the new album, the local scene in Falun, Sweden, their upcoming appearance at Graspop Metal Meeting on his birthday and the bands hopes to tour Australia.
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FOLLOW THE CIPHER
The CIPHER crew consists of five talented members; Linda Toni Grahn, a fantastic and highly talented singer, with long pinkish red hair and emerald eyes, equipped not only with a powerful and characteristic voice, but also outstanding charisma. When taking to the stage, all it takes are a few seconds for Linda to capture everyone’s attention. "Linda is unique - she stands out from the crowd, not only as a great singer, but also as a charismatic personality! Immediately after meeting her, I knew she would be the right person for us!” Ken Kängström (guitar) recalls the first meeting with their female captain of the CIPHER workforce. Other crew members include Karl Löfgren (drums), Viktor Carlsson (guitar) and Jonas Asplind (bass).
FOLLOW THE CIPHER debut album out May 11 through Nuclear Blast
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