On "The Empty Frame", the succeeding album to the critically acclaimed debut " Beauty in Chaos" (2010), Danish MALRUN seeks to perfrect the combination of catchy rock melodies and energetic, groovy metal
"The Empty Frame" will be released in Europe on March 5th, 2012 via Target/Mighty Music and may very well be one of the most promising new melodic metal albums in 2012. Musically, MALRUN navigates in a cross-breed of hard-hitting metal, groovy riffs and melodic rock with a remarkably fresh and modern edge. The music thus targets both the broad mainstream audience as well as the metal environment.
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After MALRUNs debut album from 2010 received average European ratings of 8 out of 10 MALRUN began focusing outside the borders of Denmark on a more international set up. Now Dragon Productions from Hamburg handles European booking for MALRUN while Gordeon Music from Berlin handles European PR and advertising, and MALRUN has already shared the bill with bands such as Staind (US), TYR (Faroe Islands) and Mercenary (DK). In the spring 2011 MALRUN went on tour with Audrey Horne (NO) in Germany and Schwitzerland, and with the release of st April to 13th May 2012 in Germany, Austria, Schwitzerland, Belgium, The Nederland, France, England, Spain and Italy.
MALRUN has set sails to intensify their live presence and expose in all of Europe with the sincere dedication and passion for music as foundation. The international press has written:
Rock Hard (9 out of 10): The debut of the year 2010....MALRUN leaves its scent marks between modern metal and alternative rock
Metalnews.de (6 It is not really possible to fit the album into any specific category and that is exactly what makes it so interesting
Terroverlag.de (9 out of 10): On top of it all Jacob is a Super-Singer... Jackpot!
Metal.de (7 out of 10): a convincing show that does not stand back for compeditors on an international level
Aardschock magazine (85 out of 100): Metal of the future. Malrun is the new promise of Denmark. An album full of fat, melodic guitar riffs, great vocals and damn catchy choruses
Live tour review, Metal-impressions.de:
Mads Lind Ingeman - guitar
Patrick Nybroe - guitar
European PR: Gordeon Music Promotion. Jan Jaedike. Phone +49 (0) 30 284 960 22. Email email@example.com
European booking: Dragon Productions. J
Label: Target/Mighty Music. Michael H. Andersen. Phone + 45 38 342 666. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Band contact: email@example.com
European release: 5.3 2012 Catalogue no. PMZ60