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Farewell, HIM. A Public Thank You to the Band That Shaped Me

The first time I was introduced to HIM I was 18. The band had already been around in one form or another for over a decade, but to me, everything felt brand new. I came into their music right before the release of Venus Doom (an album I would initially resist, before making it one of my favorites of all time), and I was completely enamored. It was my first taste of anything resembling metal, and the way Ville Valo’s smooth vocals overlay the intense musicianship on every song was…

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HIM Announce Worldwide Farewell Tour

After more than two decades of hard work, touring, and influencing the music scene, HIM are calling it a day. The Finnish rockers are offering fans one last chance to see them before the curtain closes. Luckily, it seems the band is ready to cater to their audiences across the world. While details for just the European leg of the tour are set, the group HIM promise fans in the U.S. and Finland will also receive dates and information. Check out all of the pertinent information in a tweet from HIM…

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PHOTOS: HIM, Boston, MA

Check out the full online photo gallery from HIM live at the House of Blues Boston after the jump and purchase a CD or buy concert tickets here. All photos by Justin Goodrich. Please follow and like us:

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SHOW REVIEW: HIM, Boston, MA

There’s a lot to love about Boston. The House of Blues is not one of those things. Thankfully, watching Finnish rock band HIM perform an hour and a half set (plus encore!) inside the HOB more than made up for any location flaws. Taking the stage just after 9:30pm, the band opened with Love Metal favorite, “The Sacrament,” before diving into a slew of older material including “In Joy and Sorrow,” “Wings Of a Butterfly,” “Buried Alive By Love,” and “When Love and Death Embrace.” Aptly named the Love Metal Archives tour, the set…

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INTERVIEW: HIM

Infectious Magazine interviews HIM inside the Lowell Memorial Auditorium on 9/27/13 to discuss their latest album, Tears On Tape, what they’ll be doing in 3 years, Finland’s best kept secrets and the one question they want you to ask. Check it out below, and purchase a CD, vinyl, or buy concert tickets here You can read our show review here and see photos from the concert here. Please follow and like us:

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PHOTOS: HIM Lowell, MA

Check out the full online photo gallery from HIM’s Lowell, MA date on Sept 27, 2013 after the jump and purchase a CD or buy concert tickets here.  All photos by Adam Billitzer of Disasterous Films.   You can read our show review here. Please follow and like us:

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HIM Announces North American Tour

HIM will be touring North America this August-September on Monster Energy’s Rock Allegiance Tour in support of their latest release, Tears On Tape. Other acts on the tour include Volbeat, All The Remains, and Airbourne. You can check out the tour dates after the jump, and purchase a CD or vinyl, or buy concert tickets here. Please follow and like us:

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