Joel Holmqvist – ‘Living Up to Gothenburg’s Metal Standard with AVIANA’

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Recently, Melbourne metalers Earth Caller brought down Swedish industry-leaders AVIANA for their first ever Australian tour, alongside Danish crew Cabal plus others. On the Renormalization shows, we caught the Melbourne leg (review and photo gallery here) and grabbed vocalist Joel Holmqvist to chat all about the tour.

AVIANA are currently thriving in Europe and now returning the favour, taking Earth Caller on tour, playing hits off their latest record Corporation, released in September, 2022. Now-Gothenburg resident Holmqvist sheds all on his experience in Australia, an all new band-lineup and more, check it out below.

Words by Ricky Aarons (@rickysaul90)

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