Antti Nissilä/Vocals, Joni Sven/Lead Guitar, Miikka Hietsalo/Guitar, Henri Soisalo/Bass & Jarkko Vierula/Drums
Where in Finland are you from?
How would you describe your band for those who don’t know you?
Brutality, groove & melodies combined with uncompromising DIY-attitude.
When did you form as a group?
2004, Joni is the only founding member left in the band. Many line-up changes has happened since we started…
What was the inspiration for your recent album?
New beginning with the new line-up!
What other releases do you have?
Withered Within (2006), Primal (2008), Execution Code 3 (2009) and Catharsis (2009) and now we’re working with upcoming new EP, “In Denial & Excess”
What is your favorite song on your most recent album?
“Catharsis”, without a doubt!
Do you have any gigs coming up?
Yes we do:
- 07.4 Kouvola, House of Rock Bar
- 03.4 ITALY Fabbrico, Twilight w/ Fomento, Dominance
- 05.3 Kouvola, Rytmi-Katti w/ Gloria Morti
- 27.2 Karhula, Dark Winter Festival w/Amoral, Sinamore etc…
What’s your favorite type of venue to play?
Club, filled with people, sweat and blood!
If you could play anywhere in the world this week, where would it be?
Do you have a gig to play? Book us there!!!!
Do you have a Website, MySpace, Facebook, Twitter etc?
What are your influences as a band?
At The Gates, Devin Townsend, Lamb Of God, Arch Enemy, Raised Fist, Pantera, Down, not forgetting good old 80′s metal.
People who enjoy your music tend to like what other bands?
See previous answer.
Are you signed to a label?
Nope. But we’re searching for one.
Where do you think you’ll be as a band in 5 years?
Hopefully touring our asses off.
Is there anything else people should know about Withered Within?
We’re hardworking band living solely for this band. Come to see our show and support us. Spread the word.
All hail the outcast!