Right now we are looking for new vocalist, Markus Vähäaho/guitars, Wille Höök/drums and Tommi Jaakkola/bass
Where in Finland are you from?
We are from Tampere…
How would you describe your band for those who don’t know you?
We are a Finnish metal band with lot of attitude and feeling. We try to bring our music that same feeling and energy and attitude what we feel ourselves…
When did you form as a group?
Originally BlackOut Corporation was formed in 2004, those days we played more like melodic metal (Children Of Bodom etc.) 2009 our group found it’s final form and now we are most the powerful line-up ever.
What was the inspiration for your recent album?
Feeling, energy, attitude, old time rock and roll and early times heavy metal. We wanted to show that there is much more heavy music than only the “screaming metal” etc. Respecting grooving and jamming!!
What other releases do you have?
Shit Happens! Demo 2008
Do you have any gigs coming up?
No, I think that we are back in gigbusiness after summer…hope so!
If you could play anywhere in the world this week, where would it be?
So many places…
Do you have a Website, MySpace, Facebook, Twitter etc?
Yep! http://www.myspace.com/blackoutcorp and you can find us at Facebook – “BlackOutCorporation Yhtye”
What are your influences as a band?
DOWN, PANTERA, BLS, CORROSION OF CONFORMITY, LED ZEPPELIN…
Are you signed to a label?
Where do you think you’ll be as a band in 5 years?
Hope we can spread our metal message all over the world!!
Is there anything else people should know about BlackOut Corporation?
“Don’t Be A Drunk WithOut BlackOut”