FRANTIC AMBER is a melodic death metal band with members from four different countries (Sweden, Denmark, Japan and Colombia). Their sound is an intense mix of metal filled with heavy riffs and soaring melodies combined with aggressive vocals. The songs are filled with contrasts between melodic parts and heaviness and are touched by a twisted and deranged atmosphere.
The band has with its cross-cultural collaboration brought both national and international attention. Gigs abroad have been made in countries such as Russia, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Italy, Belgium and the Netherlands. The band became well-known in the Swedish music industry in 2012 by an appearance on P3’s Music Award P3 Guld 2012. Same year they won the Swedish final of the international music competition Wacken Metal Battle.
The first years since 2010 included about 20 gigs a year, including festivals as Sweden Rock Festival, Metaltown, Rockstad Falun and Wacken Open Air. The second Sweden Rock Festival gig was recorded in its whole and broadcasted twice on the national radio channel P3 Rock Live during 2011 and 2012. In late 2013 Frantic Amber did a Scandinavian ten-date-tour with SIX FEET UNDER and played for the third year in a row as one of the headline acts on Rock Bitch Boat.
As for releases and social media, FRANTIC AMBER has made five videos of which the first one “Wrath of Judgement” today has over 270,000 views, another one “Ghost” has over 500,000 views and the third one “Bleeding Sanity” is not far behind. They released their fourth video “Burning Insight” at their Swedish release party for their debut full-length album on September 17th 2014. The Burning Insight album became available worldwide April 2015 through Border Music distribution and to top it all off the latest music video “Soar” was released along with it.