Swiss hard rock veterans KROKUS
peformed the title track of their new album, "Dirty Dynamite"
, on last night's "Swiss Awards"
TV show. You can now watch video footage of their appearance below."Dirty Dynamite"
will be released on February 22 in Europe via Sony Music
and in North America on March 5, 2013 via The End Records
is offering a free download of the title track at this location
(e-mail sign-up required). It was the last song that was recorded at Abbey Road Studios
in London, England at 5 o'clock in the morning. Bassist Chris Von Rohr
added some honky tonk piano licks on the original "Lady Madonna"
piano at the studio."Dirty Dynamite"
marks the return of KROKUS
guitarist Mandy Meyer
after 30 years.Chris Von Rohr
, along with vocalist Marc Storace
, recently laid down bass and vocal tracks at London, England's Abbey Road Studios
for the band's 17th album, "Dirty Dynamite"
. Sound engineer for the recording sessions is again Dennis Ward
, who also recorded the band's last album, "Hoodoo"
2013 is: Marc Storace
- Vocals Chris Von Rohr
- bass Fernando Von Arb
- Lead Guitar Mark Kohler
- Rhythm Guitar Mandy Meyer
Sitting behind the drums on KROKUS
' upcoming tour will be several guest drummers, including Kosta Zafiriou
(PINK CREAM 69
), who also played on the new CD.
Drummer Freddy Steady
in May 2011 because he "concluded that he really wanted to play music just for fun in small clubs rather than conquering the world, playing arenas on huge stages with pyro props, etc.," according to guitarist Fernando Von Arb