Music icons Chuck Garric
and Chris Latham
, along with producer Tommy Henriksen
, announce the launch of the newest group BEASTO BLANCO
"With BEASTO BLANCO
, we have set out to create a live, raw power, rock and roll band that will allow us to indulge our influences and imagery that has shaped our collective musical background. BEASTO BLANCO
taps into a truly unique rock sound, but still stays true to our roots," said Garric
, current bass player for ALICE COOPER
, has been touring non-stop including a current tour with Cooper
and IRON MAIDEN
. In fact, Garric
has contributed his songwriting skills to four ALICE COOPER
records, including "Welcome 2 My Nightmare"
, "Eyes Of Alice Cooper"
, "Dirty Diamonds"
, and "Along Came A Spider"
has also contributed to the last recorded DIO
album, "Master Of The Moon"
. In addition, Garric
has had the honor of playing bass for Steven Tyler
, Rob Halford
, Ted Nugent
, Don Felder
, CHEAP TRICK
, Robbie Krieger
and more. BEASTO BLANCO
has been busy in the studio recording three songs as well as the video for the first single release, "Breakdown"
, which is now available on iTunes
. The video produced by Charles Conklyn
is scheduled to be released early July. "Breakdown"
is already being heavily played in Alaska and Reno, Nevada and we're psyched at the positive feedback we've received from our fans!" said Chris Latham
. "We can't wait for the rest of the world to hear our first single! And not to mention the video is KILLER!!"