Sabaton: The Frontline Generals
Sabaton's unstoppable rise to power is testament to metal's ability to pick its own heroes.
HOW MUCH OF YOUR SUCCESS DO YOU THINK IS DUE TO YOUR TOURING HABITS?
Joakim Brodén (vocals): “I would say probably 70% of it. Obviously, if the songs were shit, people wouldn’t like it, but if you’re not playing, you don’t exist, basically. Who today goes to a record store and buys an album because it has a cool cover? The only way for people to discover you is to play live shows. I don’t understand bands who would go on stage and not give everything, because that’s your biggest commercial advertisement poster.”