GROUNDBREAKER 

GROUNDBREAKER

Steve Overland (FM)

Robert Sall (Work Of Art / W.E.T.)

debut album

14.09.18

[Frontiers]

CD / LP / DIGITAL

ALBUM PRE-ORDER LINK

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first single

OVER MY SHOULDER

available now

video

‘Groundbreaker’ is everything a melodic rock fan could wish for: soaring hooklines, magnificent 

melodies, amazing musical performances and, in Steve Overland, a stunning vocalist. Mixing both

 British and Swedish melodic rock/AOR styles, the end result is truly the best of both worlds and

surely destined to be one of the highlights of an already stellar year for melodic rock!

Groundbreaker came about when a conversation between Frontiers’ President Serafino Perugino 

and Overland revealed that the latter was eager to collaborate with new and exciting musicians

from the mainland European melodic rock scene. The idea to involve Robert Sall (Work Of Art,

W.E.T.) and the production abilities of Alessandro Del Vecchio was conceived. Overland loved the

initial ideas submitted and the trio subsequently started to work on songs together. The end results

were so good that everyone involved thought the name Groundbreaker was the right way to

describe the power and vibe of the music.

“I’m the main composer for about half the songs, but Steve and Alessandro wrote a lot as well,” 

says Sall. “I had to write songs with Steve’s voice in mind and that was new but very inspiring 

to me. However, any fan of FM or Work Of Art will be familiar with the sound of this record.”

“The idea was to make a classic AOR album and I think between Robert, Alessandro, [fourth

writer] Pete Alpenborg and myself, we came up with a great collection of songs,” adds Overland.

“I think this is some of the best material I’ve worked on in a while and all of the musicians on the 

record are fantastic, not only as players, but also to work with. I knew Robert’s writing talents from 

Work Of Art records, but it really turned out to be a great collaboration and I’m so proud of the 

results! My personal favourite song on the record is ‘Will It Make You Love Me’. We have shot a 

video for it and I think it’s truly a future classic!”

If you like melodic rock, then this is simply a must hear album! 

GROUNDBREAKER

TRACKLISTING

1  Over My Shoulder

2  Will It Make You Love Me

3  Eighteen Til I Die

4  Only Time Will Tell

5  Tonight

6  Standing Up For Love

7  Something Worth Fighting For

8  The Sound Of A Broken Heart

9  The First Time

10  The Days Of Our Life

11  The Way It Goes

Produced by Alessandro Del Vecchio

photos : Richard Manley

GROUNDBREAKER

Steve Overland – vocals

Robert Sall – guitars

Nalley Pahlsson – bass

Herman Furin – drums

Alessandro Del Vecchio – keyboards

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ABOUT FRONTIERS MUSIC SRL 

Originally founded in Naples, Italy in 1996 by Serafino Perugino as a distribution company, Frontiers has 

developed into one of the premiere independent rock labels in the world. Synonymous with quality music

across a broad spectrum, the company has worked with genre heavyweights such as DEF LEPPARD, 

WHITESNAKE, JOURNEY, YES, ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA, RICK SPRINGFIELD, STRYPER,

WINGER, MR. BIG, NIGHT RANGER and more. Aside from providing a home for classic artists,

Frontiers also boasts a wealth of young, upcoming talent that, coupled with a savvy and forward thinking

A&R and marketing approach, will be developed into the future of rock ’n’ roll. With millions of records

sold and multiple Top 10 album chart entries around the world, the label has also expanded with offices

in the USA (Nashville) and UK (London). With a deep commitment to and passion for music and the

artists who create it and with massive global distribution, sales and marketing channels,

Frontiers is the home for both established and emerging rock acts.

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