FRONTIERS RECORDS – Newsletter : January 2019 07/12/2018 FRONTIERS MUSIC UK NEWSLETTER JANUARY 2019 NEW ALBUMS RELEASED 07.12.18DEVIL’S HAND feat SLAMER-FREEMAN – ‘Devil’s Hand’Audio : ‘We Come Alive’ bit.ly/2F6Nn3YAudio : ‘Heartbeat Away’ bit.ly/2EdTy5VJOHNNY GIOELI – ‘One Voice’Audio : ‘Drive’ bit.ly/2OiR4aVPALACE – ‘Binary Music’Video : ‘Binary Music’ bit.ly/2PLliTPSTATE OF SALAZAR – ’Superhero’Lyric video : ‘Hold On Tonight’ bit.ly/2PpSZq9 Video : ‘My Heart Is At War’ bit.ly/2JP42rIMAGIC DANCE – ‘New Eyes’Video : ‘Never Go Back’ bit.ly/2Fi87G2Lyric video : ‘When Nothing’s Real’ bit.ly/2RGOfi1 Audio : ’These Four Walls’ bit.ly/2ST8HNrALCATRAZZ – ‘Parole Denied Tokyo 2017’Audio : ‘Emotion (Studio Demo 1985’) bit.ly/2ATk4O6STEELHEART – ‘Rock’n Milan’Live video : ‘I’ll Never Let You Go’ bit.ly/2QoH4tD NEW ALBUM RELEASES OUT 25.01.19 JETBOY – ’Born To Fly’Founded in 1983 by guitarists Billy Rowe and Fernie Rod, Jetboy continue to crank out theirbrand of rock n’ roll with the same passion. ’Born To Fly’ is the band’s first album of all newmaterial since 1990 and has been put together by the duo together with vocalist Mickey Finn,former Faster Pussycat bassist Eric Stacy and drummer Al Serrato. “Most of the songs werewritten within a couple of months after we gor the offer from Frontiers,” says Rowe. “Both thewriting and recording this album came naturally. We feel it happened at the right time andwas meant to be. The spirit of the band has been at an all time high ever since we startedtracking this album and we all felt something special was going on.” Best described as ablend of edgy rock and roll with a traditional blues based influence, ‘Born To Fly’ is the perfectvehicle to exploit the commanding style of the band’s classic rock ‘n roll sound, with vocalistMickey Finn adding that “the lyrics flowed amazingly fast. My feelings were to stay true to ourroots, but also to incorporate where we are at today.” ‘Born To Fly’ is a fine rock record by anymeasure, hinting back to the band’s 80’s sound and their 70’s influences, while adding 30+ years of experience into the grooves. Jetboy is ready to fly again.Lyric video : ‘Beating The Odds’ bit.ly/2zAGL8b KANE ROBERTS – ’The New Normal’Of all the iconic 1980’s rock ’n’ roll concert images, one of the most memorable is Alice Cooper’sRambo-alike guitarist and his M-60 machine gun guitar. That musician is Kane Roberts, anaccomplished writer and singer in his own right, but who first came to prominence co-writing andtouring with Alice Cooper in the mid-80’s. Becoming well-known in the music business for hisbody builder image as much as his writing/guitar skills, he has nevertheless landed solo US Top40 hits and, besides his tenure with Alice Cooper, his CV includes recording, writing and touringwith artists such as Rod Stewart, Desmond Child, KISS, Diane Warren, Alice in Chains, Berlin,Guns N’ Roses and Garland Jeffries, while he has also written or recorded for several movies.Roberts is now back with a new album, ‘The New Normal’, and this time he has made it extraspecial by enlisting friends that include Alice Cooper and Alissa White-Gluz (of Arch Enemy)guesting on lead vocals on the song ‘Beginning Of The End’ (which also features Babymetaldrummer Aoyama Hideki). Roberts has also reunited former Alice Cooper bandmates KipWinger, Paul Taylor and Ken Mary for album opener ‘Above and Beyond’, while other guestappearances include Nita Strauss on lead guitar for ‘King of the World’ and Lzzy Hale(Halestorm), who has co-written ‘The Lion’s Share’. ‘The New Normal’ re-introduces a uniqueartist ready to return to the spotlight. Melding the old and new in Metal on an outstandingalbum, it is not to be missed. Get ready to be blown away!Audio : ‘Forever Out Of Place’ bit.ly/2PgGC4h STARBREAKER – ’Dysphoria’Former TNT frontman Tony Harnell has teamed up with prolific guitarist Magnus Karlsson(Primal Fear and Allen/Lande) for this much anticipated third Starbreaker album. Initially begunas Harnell’s side project while he was still in TNT, Starbreaker morphed into a quartet thatincluded Karlsson, former TNT drummer John Macaluso and bassist Fabrizio Grossi, recordingand releasing a debut self-titled album in 2005. By 2007, Starbreaker had become Harnell’smain concern and a second record entitled ‘Love’s Dying Wish’ was released the following year.Although Harnell eventually rejoined TNT, he left that group again in 2017 and began workingwith Karlsson once again to record ‘Dysphoria’. Offering an eclectic mix of Melodic andaggressive Metal, the long wait has certainly been worth it. Including a cover of the classicJudas Priest song from which the group derives its name, Harnell and Karlsson here offer theirmost mature, exciting and varied release to date.Audio : ‘How Many More Goodbyes’ bit.ly/2RDFeGb Audio : ‘Pure Evil’ bit.ly/2yYU1DR TOBY HITCHCOCK – ’Reckoning’Powerhouse US vocalist Toby Hitchcock came to the attention of Melodic Rock fans on thedebut album by Pride of Lions. Discovered by iconic songwriter Jim Peterik (‘Eye Of The Tiger’,etc) his voice has been compared to Bobby Kimball (Toto), Jimi Jamison (Survivor) and LouGramm (Foreigner), yet maintains a unique identity that has made him a star in the MelodicRock scene. With Pride of Lions currently on hiatus, Hitchcock has taken the opportunity tomake a second solo album following the excellent reactions to his debut, ‘Mercury’s Down’.Hooking up with Swedish producer Daniel Flores (Murder of My Sweet, Mind’s Eye, FindMe), the result is another marriage made in the AOR stratosphere that again shows offHitchcock’s vocal talent to maximum effect.Video : ‘Promise Me’ bit.ly/2AVWhvV QUIET RIOT – ’One Night In Milan’Quiet Riot’s performance at the 2018 edition of the Frontiers Rock Festival marked the band’sfirst-ever concert in Italy….and what a hell of a show it was! With the entire crowd singing along,they took no prisoners, offering the packed venue a superb selection of their greatest hits plussome special surprises (including the first ever live rendition of ‘Thunderbird’ from the multi-platinum ‘Metal Health’ album). The lineup featured original member Frankie Banali on drums,bassist Chuck Wright (who has been involved since the recording of ‘Metal Health’) guitaristAlex Grossi (who has been in the band for 14 years) and new singer James Durbin, who waspreviously an ‘American Idol’ contestant. Proving that Quiet Riot are stronger than ever and inperfect metal health, this unique performance shows off a band that is still at the top of its game!Video : ‘Mama We’re All Crazee Now’ bit.ly/2RFMmRV OTHER NEW LINKS VIDEOWEST BOUND‘Never Surrender’ bit.ly/2QdW3L8NO HOT ASHES‘Boulders’ bit.ly/2Eg5MtXRED DRAGON CARTEL‘Bitter’ bit.ly/2QdX3ySFM‘Killed By Love’ bit.ly/2G0C3qMSPIRITS OF FIRE‘Light Speed Marching’ bit.ly/2REaEvUTEN‘The Esoteric Ocean’ bit.ly/2G30cgiDOOMSDAY OUTLAW‘Bring You Pain’ bit.ly/2AW749j NEW ALBUM RELEASES OUT 22.02.19SPIRITS OF FIRE – Spirits Of FireWEST BOUND – Vol 1TORA TORA – Bastards Of Beale FIND ME – Angels In BlueFM – The Italian JobPRETTY MAIDS – A Blast From The Past (box set) UK TOUR DATES TO 30.04.19VEGA 08.12.18 BILSTON Robin 222.01.19 MANCHESTER O2 Ritz23.01.19 SHEFFIELD O2 Academy25.01.19 BRISTOL O2 Academy26.01.19 LONDON O2 Forum Kentish Town27.01.19 MINEHEAD Giants Of Rock 02.02.19 BIRMINGHAM O2 Institute **15.03.19 PRESTATYN HRH AOR * with Skid Row** Frontiers Rock FestivalDOOMSDAY OUTLAW08.12.18 BILSTON Robin 2 *14.12.18 BARNSLEY Old School House02.02.19 BIRMINGHAM O2 Institute *** with VEGA** Frontiers Rock FestivalDIRTY THRILLS13.12.18 NORWICH Waterfront08.03.19 BRISTOL Thekla *09.03.19 BIRMINGHAM O2 Institute 3 *10.03.19 GREAT YARMOUTH Legends Of Rock Festival14.03.19 MANCHESTER Acafemy 3 *15.03.19 NOTTINGHAM Rescue Rooms *16.03.19 LONDON Garage ** with Cats In Space CITY OF THIEVES15.12.18 LONDON Big Red28.01.19 SOUTHAMPTON Engine Rooms *29.01.19 BRISTOL O2 Academy *31.01.19 NORWICH Waterfront *01.02.19 LONDON Shepherd’s Bush Empire *02.02.19 BIRMINGHAM O2 Institute * / **03.02.19 NOTTINGHAM Rock City *05.02.19 NEWCASTLE Boilershop *06.02.19 GLASGOW Garage *07.02.19 MANCHESTER Academy 2 *08.02.19 BINGLEY Arts Centre *07.03.19 GREAT YARMOUTH Legends Of Rock* with Inglorious** Frontiers Rock Festival FM19.01.19 SKEGNESS Great British Rock & Blues Festival27.01.19 MINEHEAD Giants Of Rock08.02.19 PRESTON Guild Hall16.02.19 HOLMFIRTH Picturedrome01.03.19 READING Sub 8902.03.19 LEAMINGTON SPA The AssemblyBIGFOOT14.12.18 BRADFORD Underground15.12.18 PRESTON 53 Degrees02.02.19 BIRMINGHAM O2 Institute ** Frontiers Rock FestivalENUFF Z’NUFF13.02.19 EDINBURGH Bannerman’s Bar14.02.19 LONDON Underworld15.02.19 NUNEATON Queens Hall17.02.19 BUCKLEY TivoliPRAYING MANTIS09.03.19 LONDON Tufnell Park DomeTYKETTO08.03.19 PONTYPRIDD Muni Arts Centre09.03.19 NOTTINGHAM Rescue Rooms10.03.19 MANCHESTER Club Academy12.03.19 LONDON O2 Islington Academy14.03.19 PRESTATYN HRH AOR15.03.19 BILSTON Robin 216.03.19 NEWCASTLE Cluny17.03.19 GLASGOW Saint Luke’sJIZZY PEARL’S LOVE/HATE14.03.19 CARLISLE Brickyard15.03.19 PRESTATYN HRH AOR16.03.19 CHESTERFIELD Real Time Live17.03.19 LONDON Underworld20.03.19 READING Face Bar21.03.19 SHEFFIELD Corporation 22.03.19 WOLVERHAMPTON Slade Rooms23.03.19 BUCKLEY Tivoli24.03.19 NOTTINGHAM Rescue Rooms05.04.19 BLACKPOOL Waterloo06.04.19 BALLYMENA Diamond Rock Club PRETTY BOY FLOYD16.03.19 PRESTATYN HRH AORTED POLEY16.03.19 PRESTATYN HRH AORAIRRACE 19.04.19 LONDON Borderline20.04.19 SWANSEA Hanger 18 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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