Legendary rocker Alice Cooper
was interviewed for the latest edition of "The Metal File"
podcast from Montreal's CHOM-FM
. You can now stream the chat using the SoundCloud
Drummer Glen Sobel
was forced to take a temporary leave of absence from the ALICE COOPER
band due to a persisitent neck injury. Taking over drum duties for Sobel
is veteran drummer Jonathan Mover
whose credits include Joe Satriani
, among many others.Mover
's drummer for the "Trash"
tour in 1989-1990 and currently holds a position as Drumhead
magazine's editor-in-chief. Alice Cooper
's new album, "Welcome 2 My Nightmare"
, sold 18,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 22 on The Billboard 200 chart. Cooper
's previous CD, 2008's "Along Came A Spider"
, opened with just under 10,000 copies to land at No. 53.
Recorded with longtime collaborator Bob Ezrin
, who produced the original multi-platinum "Welcome To My Nightmare"
album in 1975, "Welcome 2 My Nightmare"
picks up right where they left off, with Alice
trapped in his own warped mind.