Italian dark rockers THE MUGSHOTS are set to release their new effort “Something Weird” in October via Black Widow Records, celebrating the band’s XV anniversary. Read more information below and watch the first 15 minutes studio report:
THE MUGSHOTS: Matt Malley and Tony “Demolition Man” Dolan speak in the studio report
THE MUGSHOTS, the first and only European band ever produced by legendary Dick Wagner (Alice Cooper, Lou Reed) just released a studio report including some words by renowned guests that took part in “Something Weird”, the new Mugshots’ opus that will be released next october by Black Widow Records. The album will feature the likes of Matt Malley (exCounting Crows), Tony Dolan (Venom Inc.), Steve Sylvester (Death SS) and many others.
Watch the 15 minutes studio report here:
The album, recorded, mixed and mastered by Freddy Delirio (Death SS, H.A.R.E.M.) at FP Recording Studio located in Tuscany’s green countryside, marks a milestone for The Mugshots who do celebrate – in 2016 – their XV anniversary with this stunning release which includes every single influence that crossed the band’s path through the years: Progressive Rock, Punk Rock, Doom Metal, Soundtrack Music, Black Metal, New Wave, Pop Music are the ingredients that give life to this new syncretic concept of theatrical Rock Music.
An extra value to “Something Weird” is added by the presence of an all-star team of guest stars:
-Matt Malley (Oscar/Grammy nominated Counting Crows founding member)
-Tony “Demolition Man” Dolan (Venom Inc., Atomkraft)
-Mike Browning (Nocturnus AD)
-Steve Sylvester (Death SS)
-Freddy Delirio (Death SS, H.A.R.EM.)
-Martin Grice (Delirium)
-Manuel Merigo (In.Si.Dia)
-Ain Soph Aour (Necromass)
-Andrea Calzoni (Psycho Praxis)
“Something Weird” will be available in the following formats: regular edition LP, limited edition LP, digipack CD, digital. The cover will include an original drawing by Enzo Rizzi, author of many sold-out comic books about the history of Rock Music and Heavy Metal.