乐队的负责人和创始人歌手内 塔·劳伦（Netta Laurenne）在歌剧，音乐剧和翻唱演出方面担任过非常丰富的职业。内塔（Netta）最初被聘为会议音乐人时年仅18岁，她一直在专辑中唱歌，并从那时开始在录音室工作。您可能已经听过她与Amorphis，Lordi，Black Sun，Elvenking，Cheek，SuviTeräsniska，Arttu Wiskari，Matero，Paleface，Hevisaurus，Iconcrash，Mikko Pohjola等一起听过。她是受过古典音乐训练的歌手，还曾研究过流行/爵士乐和民谣。是的，她也是女演员。
低音演奏家Tuomas Yli-Jaskari在Tracedawn乐队中广为人知，但如今他是赫尔辛基Sonic Pump Studios的音乐制作人。Tuomas负责Smackbound的第一张专辑的整体制作。自然而然地，所有歌曲都是乐队的制作人，每个人都在各自的专业领域做出贡献，但Tuomas拥有将它们融合在一起的才能。
Smackbound is a metal band from Helsinki, Finland. All of it’s members are professional musicians.
The front man and founder of the band, singer Netta Laurenne, has made a very versatile career as a singer from opera to musicals and cover gigs. Netta was 18 when she was first hired as a session musician and she has continued to sing on albums and working on studio sessions from there on. You might have heard her with Amorphis, Lordi, Black Sun, Elvenking, Cheek, Suvi Teräsniska, Arttu Wiskari, Matero, Paleface, Hevisaurus, Iconcrash, Mikko Pohjola etc. She is classically trained singer who has also studied pop/jazz and folk singing. And yes, she is also an actress.
Drummer Rolf Pilve is most well known from Stratovarius and Wintersun bands but works also a lot as a session musician. He gives drum lessons in Helsinki and is a passionate fisherman. He started he’s career as a professional drummer back in 2005.
Guitarist Teemu Mäntysaari is propably most well known for playing in Wintersun but he is also a very versatile session musician and his guitar lessons are very longed for. Teemu lives in Switzerland thus travels a lot. He started playing guitar at age 13.
Keyboardist Vili Itäpelto is a gig machine performing in dozens of cover bands. He is also known from Tracedawn band and he teaches in the honored Pop/Jazz Conservatory in Helsinki. Vili also works as a songwriter and session musician in a lot of studio projects.
Bass player Tuomas Yli-Jaskari is known from Tracedawn band but nowadays he works as a music producer based at Sonic Pump Studios, Helsinki. Tuomas is in charge of the overall production of Smackbound’s first album. All of the songs, naturally, are producer together as a band with everyone contributing on their own field of expertise but Tuomas has a talent for fitting it all together.
We wanted to make metal mixed with all the goodies we love in music. Play. Some love blues, one is into drap, the other into Ludovico Einaudi. Yet you can’t beat the force and energy of metal. That’s why we brought everything to it.
2020 – 20-20
2020 – 20-20 [Hi-Res]