Halestorm not too long ago launched their fifth studio album, Again From the Lifeless, which comes greater than a decade after they issued their 2009 self-titled debut. Within the years in between, Halestorm have established themselves as one of many premier bands in onerous rock.
In the case of ladies in onerous rock and heavy steel, singer-guitarist Lzzy Hale tells Heavy Consequence that she has seen a big development in illustration since Halestorm first began out.
“It’s sort of evening and day,” she tells us within the video interview above. “It’s utterly flipped. It was once that not solely was I the one lady in a band onstage however I used to be the one lady on tour, and now that’s not the case. At any given competition, we’re in every single place. Girls are taking up the rock festivals proper now, and I’m not alone in being a lady musician, but additionally there are feminine lighting techs and tour managers and engineers and roadies. It’s great to see.”
“And, clearly, within the viewers, it’s been utterly flipped,” she provides. “Only a few brief years in the past, it was once nearly all of folks within the rock crowds have been dudes, and now you simply see all these lovely ladies proudly owning this style — proudly owning this difficult rock style. It’s proving as soon as and for all, although we’ve been speaking about it for eons, that this difficult rock style is genderless. It’s not one thing that us ladies bought into as a result of we had a boyfriend that cherished steel. It’s inherently who we’re.”
Halestorm are hitting the street all through 2022 in assist of Again From the Lifeless. Catch the band on their upcoming Summer time headlining US tour with The Fairly Reckless, Lilith Czar and The Warning. Tickets can be found by way of Ticketmaster.
Watch extra of what Lzzy Hale has to say about ladies in onerous rock within the video above, and get her ideas on Halestorm’s new album and the band’s origins within the first a part of our interview, which may be seen right here.
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