On the 26th of January 2012, House of Shakira threw a
release party to celebrate their new album "HoS". The album
has received stunning reviews and the band proved why, as
hundreds of old and new fans showed up and supported them at
Pub Anchor in Stockholm, Sweden.
House of Shakira performed the majority of the album live,
and the CD was sold at very special price.
Also previous members showed up and shared the evening, such
as Andreas Eklund, Per Schelander Tony Andersson, Bernt Ek
and Michael "Zifa" Ericson. The band enjoyed signing the CD,
talking to the guests and actually had a beer or two…
Andreas Novak comments, “It was a pleasure to meet and
greet new and old fans, especially to talk to some of the
guys that was in the band way before me. Trying out the new
tracks live, in front of an enthusiastic crowd was a real
kick, thanks everybody that showed up!”. Whilst founding
member Mats Hallstensson added, “We were a bit
nervous of how people would react on the “new HoS” but
everything went fine and it was a great evening. It was very
fun playing with the newcomers, I really enjoyed myself."
With new reviews continuing to come in with many calling
“HoS” a very strong contender for “melodic rock album of the
In addition Andreas Novak gave melodicrock.com an exclusive
track-by-track account of the new album, check the sites
news feed for 17th February 2012.