Following the release of their highly praised new album Memorial, Soen have released the video for the new single “Hollowed” featuring vocals from acclaimed singer Elisa.

Memorial is out now, via Silver Lining Music. Available as a Deluxe CD, 12” Vinyl Album in Black and colour variants, digital formats and special D2C products and bundles. To purchase and stream the album, go to this location

Memorial sees the band overall take a heavier approach to their craft but the new single ‘Hollowed’ is a hugely powerful and gushing ballad, which stands out as a powerful bridge across the album’s ten tracks. The song sees guitarist Cody Ford shine with an epic and intense Pink Floyd-tinged guitar solo, whilst tender vocals are traded throughout from singer and founding member Joel Ekelöf and Italian star Elisa.

Elisa has firmly established herself as a global superstar during her more than twenty-year career. Her collaboration with Ennio Morricone, ‘Ancora qui’, was featured in Quentin Tarantino‘s film, Django Unchained and its Grammy nominated soundtrack album. Just some of her other achievements include her albums going triple platinum and collaborations with the likes of MuseImagine DragonsTina Turner and Pavarotti & Friends.

Ekelöf comments, “’Hollowed’ is a song about moving away from the place and persons that have been your home. It’s also the first time we ever have had a guest appearance on one of our albums and the turnout was more than successful. Elisa is such a talented singer and she truly made this song reach the emotional intensity that it deserves.”

Drummer and co-founding member Martin Lopez adds, “the message of the track is powerful and is about whether to make the decision of either leaving behind what once was a perfect harmony but has turned into dissonance, or to just stay there and maybe spend the rest of your life trying to revive something that is already dead.”

Listen/watch “Hollowed (Feat. Elisa)” here

The new single follows the release of the biting track ‘Violence,’ the ferocious war inspired title track ‘Memorial’ and the hard hitting ‘Unbreakable’.

Never ones to take the restrained path, Soen face down the ills and ways of current society with a crisp, wounded venom that betrays their pain, anger and frustrations. Each guitar carries a greater serrated edge, each melody a richer heart, each lyric a soul and spleen venting definitive proclamation. At the same time, Soen’s unique blend of progression, aggression, and beauty shows more maturity than ever before.

Following their incredible performances at this year’s summer festivals across Europe, Soen, completed by Lars Enok Åhlund (Keyboards and Guitar), Oleksii ‘Zlatoyar’ Kobel (Bass) and Cody Ford (Lead Guitar), will be heading out on their Memorial European tour, which will kick off in this month in Odense, Denmark. The band also recently announced new dates seeing them bring Memorial to the United States, Canada and Mexico. The tour will kick-off in May 2024 in Chicago, Illinois. Full list of confirmed dates, tickets, and additional information available at this location.


20 SEPT – Odense (DK) – Posten

21 SEPT – Copenhagen (DK) – Amager Bio

22 SEPT – Berlin (DE) – Kesselhaus

23 SEPT – Leipzig (DE) – Täubchemthal

24 SEPT – Warsaw (PL) – Progresja

26 SEPT – Prague (CZ) – Palak Akropolis

27 SEPT – Zurich (CH) – Komplex 457

28 SEPT – Munich (DE) – Backstage Werk

29 SEPT – Vienna (AT) – Simm City

30 SEPT – Bologna (IT) – Locomotiv

3 OCT – Bilbao (ES) – Kafe Antzokia

4 OCT – Porto (PT) – Hard Club

5 OCT – Lisbon (PT) – Lisboa Ao Vivo

6 OCT – Madrid (ES) – La Paqui

7 OCT – Sevilla (ES) – Custom

8 OCT – Murcia (ES) – Garaje

10 OCT – Barcelona (ES) – Apolo

11 OCT – Lyon (FR) – Ninkasi Kao

12 OCT – Sint Niklaas (BE) – De Casino

13 OCT – London (GB) – O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire

14 OCT – Amsterdam (NL) – Melkweg 

15 OCT – Paris (FR) – Élysée Montmartre

17 OCT – Frankfurt (DE) – Batschkapp

18 OCT – Strasbourg (FR) – La Laiterie

20 OCT – Cologne (DE) – Essigfabrik

22 OCT – Hamburg (DE) – Knust


17 MAR – Oslo (NO) – Rockefeller

18 MAR – Göthenburg (SE) – Pustervik

21 MAR – Oulu (FI) – Tullisali

22 MAR – Jyväskylä (FI) – Lutakko

23 MAR – Tampere (FI) – Olympia

24 MAR – Helsinki (FI) – Vanha Ylioppilastalo

26 MAR – Stockholm (SE) – Clubben


7 MAY – Chicago, IL – Bottom Lounge

8 MAY – Cleveland, OH – The Roxy

9 MAY – Toronto, ON – Axis

10 MAY – Montreal, QC – Beanfield Theater

11 MAY – New York City, NY – Le Poisson Rouge

13 MAY – Rochester, NY – Montage Music Hall

14 MAY – Pittsburgh, PA – Thunderbird Music Hall

16 MAY – Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts

17 MAY – Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall

18 MAY – Washington, DC – Union Stage

19 MAY – Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle

20 MAY – Charlotte, NC – The Underground

22 MAY – Orlando, FL – The Abbey

24 MAY – Mexico City, MEX – Pepsi Center WTC

26 MAY – Dallas, TX – Granada Theater

28 MAY – Austin, TX – Come and Take it Live

30 MAY – Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom

31 MAY – Pomona, CA – The Glass House

1 JUN – Los Angeles, CA – The Roxy

2 JUN – San Francisco, CA – The Independent

4 JUN – Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theater

5 JUN – Vancouver, BC – Rickshaw Theatre

6 JUN – Seattle, WA – Neumos

8 JUN – Salt Lake City, UT – Metro Music Hall

9 JUN – Denver, CO – Bluebird Theater

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