Music Industry News
The Canadian punk band might have generated a noise complaint with this Tiny Desk quarantine performance. For more, go to: NPR.org (Source)
Back in November 2020, Vio-lence guitarist Phil Demmel revealed the band was working on new, original music expected in the second half of 2021. The band was slated to enter Trident Studios in Pacheco, CA with producer Juan Urteaga (Machine Head, Testament) on January 18th to record an EP…For more, check out: BraveWords.com (Source)
In the clip below courtesty of Guitar World, Vinnie Moore focuses on the intro rhythm part from the song “Gainesville Station”, from his latest record, Soul Shifter. Guitarist Steve Gaines from Lynyrd Skynyrd was a big inspiration for Moore, and he wrote this song as a tribute to Gaines’ incredibly…For more, check out: BraveWords.com (Source)
20 albums that soundtracked the end of metal’s most epic decade For more, check out: TeamRock.com (Source)
British rock singer Chez Kane has announced the release of her self-titled debut album on March 12, 2021 via Frontiers Music Srl. Produced by Danny Rexon of Crazy Lixx, Chez Kane is a melodic rock record that harkens back to the glory days of the ’80s when the genre…For more, check out: BraveWords.com (Source)
Former AC/DC bassist Mark Evans guested on Let There Be Talk this week. He goes deep into his history with AC/DC including his audition, the early tours, frontman Bon Scott, and the recording of Let There Be Rock. Evans is now playing with the Australian legends Rose Tattoo…For more, check out: BraveWords.com (Source)
No one wanted a pandemic to come along and tip 2020 on its head, but without the lockdown the new Struts album Strange Days would not exist For more, check out: TeamRock.com (Source)
How have you spent your pandemic? Weezer recorded an all-analog album, “OK Human,” and will release it Jan. 29. The bigger surprise? It features a 38-piece orchestra and no electric guitars.
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A-listers from Katy Perry to Bruce Springsteen performed on Inauguration Day, but the COVID-19 crisis, and the darkness of the Trump years, muted the celebration.
For more, go to: LATimes.com/entertainment/music (Source)