GLENN HUGHES Announces New Drummer

Legendary vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH) has enlisted drummer Mark Mondesir (JEFF BECK) for his upcoming tour, which is scheduled to kick off at the end of the month. The tour is expected to run throughout Europe until early December.

GLENN HUGHES "Music For The Divine" 2006 European tour dates:

Oct. 28 - JB's - Dudley, UK
Oct. 29 – Shepherd's Bush Empire - London, UK
Oct. 31 – Roadmender - Northampton, UK
Nov. 02 - Le Kuursaal - Dolhain-Limbourg, BEL
Nov. 03 - Club Plato - Helmond, NETH
Nov. 04 - Club Kade - Zaandam, NETH
Nov. 05 - Fabrik - Hamburg, GER
Nov. 27 - Metropolis - München, GER
Nov. 29 - Gloria - Köln, GER - Gloria
Nov. 30 - Zeche - Bochum, GER

More dates will be announced soon.

Hughes' latest solo album, "Music for the Divine", is available now on Frontiers Records. The CD was recorded in Chad Smith's (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS) house in Los Angeles and again features Smith on drums and longtime Glenn Hughes collaborator JJ Marsh on guitar. Also featured are RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS guitarist John Frusciante and Mark Killian, who has provided the string arrangements and keyboards.

(Thanks: Fedor / GlennHughes.com)

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