Frontiers Music Srl announces the release of All The Way, Kraemer’s debut album, on January 28. Kraemer is a new musical collaboration that sees Finnish singer Erik Kraemer (Simulacrum) applying his vocals to melodic hard rock songs in the style of the classic Scandinavian School of the genre.
The first single and video, “Tonight” is now available. Watch the clip below and pre-order / record All The Way here.
Musicians playing with singer Erik Kraemer on All The Way include Alessandro Del Vecchio on bass, keyboards and backing vocals, Andrea Seveso (Robin McAuley) on guitars and Michele Sanna (Brother Against Brother) on drums. With a set of songs written by Del Vecchio, Marco Sivo, Pete Alpenborg (ex-Arctic Rain), Kristian Fyhr (Seventh Crystal), Jan Akesson (Infinite & Divine), Ulrick Lönnqvist, Fabio Dessi and Carmine Martone, and an exceptional production from the always in demand Del Vecchio, this record showcases the talents of one of the most promising singers on the European scene and will be an absolute delight for the ears of all lovers of melodic music.
Erik Kraemer is a singer and performer who has years of experience touring his native Finland with different bands and has also performed in various musical productions. He is also known to be one of the vocalists of the Finnish progressive metal band Simulacrum. In addition, he collaborated with Timo Tolkki (Timo Tolkki’s Avalon, ex-Stratovarius) on the guitarist’s Infinite Visions project and more recently on the Circus Of Rock project orchestrated by Finnish drummer Mirka Rantanen (Raskasta Joulua, King Company).
Erik’s musical adventure began at the age of eight when his mother took him to choir rehearsals at Turku Cathedral. At the same time, he also began piano lessons. All together he sang for ten years in the choir and played the piano for nine years. However, classical music was not very attractive to him and he began to listen to hard rock and heavy metal. Later, Erik graduated from Turku University of Applied Sciences with a BA in Social Services in 2013 and as a musician at Turku Conservatory in 2016. He has performed in many theater productions and his most famous role is perhaps the interpretation of the legendary Finnish. singer Rauli Badding Somerjoki.
List of tracks:
“A moment for me”
“The king will come”
“Eat your heart”
“Take me back to”
“How can I survive”
“A cold snap”
“Love a stranger”
“I’m still in love”
Erik Kraemer – Voice
Andrea Seveso – Guitars
Alessandro Del Vecchio – Bass, keyboards, backing vocals
Michele Sanna – Drums