Valo Depressed By Songwriting

HIM rocker VILLE VALO is considering quitting the music industry because songwriting turns him into a suicidal wreck. The Finnish rocker admits penning his band's dark songs drives his depression and he can only envy those who find the process cathartic and therapeutic. He says, "You open the door for the demons, and everything just f**king comes out. "Now the meltdowns are getting worse, and the depression won't go away; it's like being haunted by the most vile creatures ever created. "I've had depression before, but when you're so overwhelmed that it's taking you over... I just don't know if I'm prepared emotionally or mentally to write another song." Valo's bandmates and friends were so concerned about the frontman's mental health they implored him to seek help - and applauded him when he checked into celebrity rehab facility Promises in California. Producer Tim Palmer, who produced HIM's new album Venus Doom, knew the singer needed rehab help - because he realised Valo was becoming more like his late brother, who committed suicide. He adds, "When somebody gets that low, it is so important to find a friend or doctor or family member and just get help. Ville took a massive step by coming clean to me and just admitting to these feelings."


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i think you misconstrued what was being said in this interview. music is Ville Valo's only true love. I read the complete interview in Revolver magazine and he said it was a marriage made in hell because music is his only love and he hates life but music is his life... to give up music for Ville Valo would BE suicide.this article was a little off... i think you guys normally put out good stuff, but i think you chose what you wanted to out of that revolver issue to make your article more intriguing. that's not fair.
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i think you misconstrued what was being said in this interview. music is Ville Valo's only true love. I read the complete interview in Revolver magazine and he said it was a marriage made in hell because music is his only love and he hates life but music is his life... to give up music for Ville Valo would BE suicide.this article was a little off... i think you guys normally put out good stuff, but i think you chose what you wanted to out of that revolver issue to make your article stand out more. that's not fair.
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NOOOOOOOOOO!i dont believe a WORD on this.abs bulldust!
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IS THIS OR IS THIS NOT VILLES WORDS? IS THIS CRAP OR WHAT? I AM SAD FOR HIM IF THIS IS HOW HE IS FEELING. IF NOT THEN SOMEONE SHOULD BE SMACKED UP SIDE THE HEAD FOR MISLEADING FANS.
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I agree with the other comment. All of these comments are taken HORRIBLY out of context. Do your research before posting this crap.
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I must say that you really should look into what you post and also read things. You most likely have made a hell of alot of fans upset over this I for one was upset.but as all the other comments have said Ville would be lost with his music. so no chance of ville finishing with music :Dxxx
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This is actually a load of bollocks, FANS DON'T WORRY! This so called "breaking news" is OLD news... Ville never said he was quitting, but if you remember he, talked in a march/aprilish interview of being "depressed" and all that... THEN he went to rehab, got of the drugs/alcohol and has been doing fine... He said in a RECENT interview that he feels he's past that.So don't worry, and don't believe this load of crap, k kids?
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i think you misconstrued what was being said in this interview. music is Ville Valo's only true love. I read the complete interview in Revolver magazine and he said it was a marriage made in hell because music is his only love and he hates life but music is his life... to give up music for Ville Valo would BE suicide.this article was a little off... i think you guys normally put out good stuff, but i think you chose what you wanted to out of that revolver issue to make your article more 'tabloidish'. that's not fair.
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i have never heard of Ville's "late" brother who committed suicide????has anyone else? I only know Jese , bassist of icon crash.
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yo ville is tha one who made me and my girl meet in tha first place now am from that rap game and my gal is from tha rock game she has shown me tracks of ville and it does gets me thinking but he must not forget wat he has done for loads of people out there if it was not for him i would not of my tha love of my life and for that ville u have my support on anything but dont be down your people love u alot and respect u like a god u have alot of power so dont give up hang in there!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! by tha one and only rhyd3r aka joey and i love u fazila!!!!!!! its all thanks to ville thaz tha reason we r wat we r now
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