Album Review: Bring Me The Horizon take a leap forward into the arenas on ‘amo’

Bring Me The Horizon – ‘amo’ (9.5/10)

Bring Me The Horizon have been on a rocket of a journey over the last few years, selling over 2 million albums globally to date, playing sold-out shows in over 40 countries, including two sold out nights at London’s O2 -along with wowing a traditionally non-rock crowd at Glastonbury Festival in 2016. They have gone from a small deathcore band, to global heroes within the rock community, and they go from strength to strength – only getting bigger and better. Poised now to release their sixth studio album entitled ‘amo’, the band have spent the summer writing and recording in Los Angeles, with Oli Sykes and Jordan Fish handling production. What has transpired is one of their most exhilarating, genre-blurring albums to date from the singles we have heard thus far.

Oli adds: “amo is a love album that explores every aspect of that most powerful emotion. It deals with the good the bad and the ugly, and as a result we’ve created an album that’s more experimental, more varied, weird, and wonderful than anything we’ve done before.” Continue reading

Bring Me The Horizon reveals setlist for current First Love world tour

With the band’s 6th full-length dropping in January of 2019, Bring Me The Horizon have reached seemingly endless heights. Their highly anticipated First Love world tour, celebrating the impending release of Amo, has seen the band’s crowds swell to new levels. With 6 albums worth of material to draw on (as of January, anyway), longtime fans of the band are probably wondering whether anything off Suicide Season or even Count Your Blessings will see a slot in the headlining setlist. The short answer is no, but there is good news for fans of their newer material, as the band’s setlist for the Hamburg date of the tour has been revealed. Included are a few deeper cuts from Sempiternal, the usual suspects from That’s The Spirit, the band’s two new tracks, and a few more you might not have seen coming. Check out the full set list below.

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