“One time we saw some hookers but when we got closer we realized it was Motley Crue.”James Hetfield(1989)
"If It Ain't Gonna Rock It Ain't Gonna Roll"Mike Tramp(2002)
“We believed that anything that was worth doing was worth overdoing.”Steven Tyler(1990)
“I’d rather be dead than cool.”Kurt Cobain(1992)
“I could never quite understand cocaine, you can’t get a hard on, you can’t sleep and you grind your teeth, what the fuck is good about that?”Jon Bon Jovi(2000)
“Jazz, isn’t that just a series of mistakes diguised as musical composition?”David St. Hubbins(1992)
“Life sucks, but in a beautiful kind of way.”Axl Rose(1998)
“A kid once said to me “Do you get hangovers?” I said, “To get hangovers you have to stop drinking.”Ian “Lemmy” Kilmister(2006)
Tocornal is currently an unsigned Heartbreak-rock band from Kuopio, Finland. The band has been active since 2016 with Lotta Ruutiainen (vocals), Samuli Paasineva (guitar) and Marianne Heikkinen (drums), but had temporary bass players until spring of 2017 when Lassi Peltonen joined the group.
During their few years of existence, Tocornal has performed over half hundred gigs from small pubs to festival stages, from Finland to abroad.
Tocornal has an unique sound, that combines elements from different genres. From jazz, blues and soul to hard kicking, high screaming rock. Band labeled themselves as a Heartbreak-rock band, because they did´t fit a specific genre and their music&lyrics often refer to tragic/bad relationships. Band has been described as "one of a kind" by their audience. Tocornal is also known for energetic, entertaining and explosive live show.
The band is currently recording their debut album which will be released later in 2018.