THE BIRDS OF SATAN, featuring Taylor Hawkins, Wiley Hodgden and Mick Murphy will release their self-titled debut album April 15 on Shanabelle Records. Recorded in less than a week’s worth of whirlwind sessions and preceded by a recently unveiled promo trailer, check it out below:
The album is now available for pre-order at this location, with all pre-orders instantly receiving the track “Thanks For The Line.”
THE BIRDS OF SATAN are Taylor Hawkins (vocals, drums, piano, guitar, keyboards), Wiley Hodgden (bass, background vocals), and Mick Murphy (guitar). Guest musicians on the eponymous album include Dave Grohl (guitar), Pat Smear (guitar), Drew Hester (percussion), and Rami Jaffee (keyboards), among others. The Birds Of Satan was produced and engineered by John Lousteau and mixed by Drew Hester. The complete track listing is as follows:
The Ballad of the Birds of Satan
Thanks for the Line
Pieces Of The Puzzle
Nothing at All
Wait Til Tomorrow
Too Far Gone to See
THE BIRDS OF SATAN will be appearing on The Jimmy Kimmel Show – May 7th.
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MY RUIN has issued the following update:
We’re excited to announce that MY RUIN guitarist Mick Murphy has been moonlighting on the side with the awesome Seventies classic rock cover band Chevy Metal featuring Taylor Hawkins of Foo Fighters and Wiley Hodgen. After his first show with the guys in Los Angeles on March 27th where they played an all-star Rock Against MS benefit at the legendary Whisky a Go Go, they hit the road for 3 shows in Chile which included a surprise secret show at Lollapalooza in Santiago where they were joined by Jane’s Addiction frontman and Lollapalooza founder Perry Farrell for a killer rendition of ‘Mountain Song’ and a cover of Van Halen’s”Everybody Wants Some”.
Chevy Metal also played a show in Pichilemu for Patagonia Clothing & Gear in honor of Chilean surf legend Ramon Navarro where they covered the the first 4 minutes of 2112 by Rush and ‘Let There Be Rock’ by AC/DC.
Chevy Metal & Perry Farrell – Mountain Song
Chevy Metal & Perry Farrell – Everybody Wants Some
Chevy Metal – 2112
Chevy Metal – Let There Be Rock
My Ruin’s new album ‘The Sacred Mood’ which was co-produced by Mick Murphy and Joel Stooksbury at Soundtrack Black Studio in Knoxville, Tennessee will be out worldwide on June 11th via Tune Core, iTunes & Amazon.com.