November 28, 2022


In 2020, HIM icon Ville Valo resurfaced as VV with a trio of recent songs. Then, this spring, the singer returned with the tune “Loveletting” from the forthcoming VV album, Neon Noir. This week, one other new Neon Noir monitor, “Echolocate Your Love,” has emerged.

It arrived on Friday (Sept. 2) alongside a music video for the post-punk and heavy metal-inspired monitor.

Hear “Echolocate Your Love” close to the underside of this submit.

Valo mentioned of the music, “It is a sonic step-by-step information on the right way to survive, and even perhaps take pleasure in, the realm of VV with its abundance of issues that go bump within the night time. It is a teary mascara marathon between Robert Smith and Ozzy, with a touch of hope.”

In April, the singer defined, “As enjoyable because the funeral rites for HIM had been, it took me various moons to lick my wounds within the shadow of the Heartagram and provide you with an excuse to strum and hum once more.”

Extra particulars about Neon Noir can be “launched in the end,” a press launch mentioned on Friday. It is anticipated out in 2023. A VV tour additionally launches subsequent 12 months. See the dates under.

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VV (Ville Valo), “Echolocate Your Love” (Music Video)

VV (Ville Valo) 2023 U.S. Tour Dates

April 1 – Philadelphia, Pa. @ TLA
April 2 – Boston, Mass. @ Huge Night time
April 4 – Pittsburgh, Pa. @ Roxian
April 5 – Cleveland, Ohio @ HOB
April 6 – Detroit, Mich. @ St. Andrew’s
April 8 – Cincinnati, Ohio @ Bogart’s
April 9 – Chicago, In poor health. @ Home of Blues
April 11 – Minneapolis, Minn. @ Varsity
April 13 – Denver, Colo. @ Summit
April 14 – Salt Lake Metropolis, Utah @ Depot
April 16 – Sacramento, Calif. @ Ace of Spades
April 17 – San Francisco, Calif. @ Fillmore
April 18 – Los Angeles, Calif. @ Belasco
April 21 – Las Vegas, Nev. @ HOB
April 22 – San Diego, Calif. @ HOB
April 23 – Phoenix, Ariz. @ The Van Buren
April 25 – Dallas, Texas @ HOB
April 26 – San Antonio, Texas @ Aztec
April 27 – Houston, Texas @ HOB
April 28 – New Orleans, La. @ HOB
April 30 – Orlando, Fla. @ HOB
Might 1 – Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. @ Revolution
Might 3 – Atlanta, Ga. @ Buckhead
Might 4 – Nashville, Tenn. @ Brooklyn Bowl
Might 5 – Charlotte, N.C. @ Underground
Might 7 – Silver Spring, Md. @ Fillmore
Might 8 – New York, N.Y. @ Irving Plaza

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