LIFE OF AGONY frontman Keith Caputo and his solo band, THE SAD EYED LADIES, will embark on their first U.S. tour in August. Exact cities and dates will be announced soon. Keith and the LADIES will then go back to Europe for September and October before returning to the West Coast of the U.S. at the end of the year.Caputo recently travelled to London, England to shoot a video for the song "Crawling" from his latest solo album, "A Fondness For Hometown Scars". Directing the clip was Corin Hardy, who has previously worked with such bands as THE GUILLEMOTS, MCFLY, KEANE and THE HORRORS. Video footage of Keith Caputo and his band performing "Crawling" live on 3VOOR12 radio in Holland on April 17, 2008 can be viewed below. "A Fondness For Hometown Scars" recently entered the Dutch national chart at position No. 88. "Fondness for Hometown Scars" was issued in Europe on April 7 via Suburban Records. The CD was produced by Martyn Lenoble (JANE'S ADDICTION, DAVE GAHAN, PORNO FOR PYROS, THE CULT) and features the following band lineup: Keith Caputo - Vocals
Jochem Van Rooijen - Drums
Marcel Signor - Guitars
Michiel Rietveld - Bass/Acoustic Guitar Guest musicians include: Zac Rae (PEDESTRIAN) - Keyboards
Gerry Leonard (DAVID BOWIE) - Guitars
Craig Ross (LENNY KRAVITZ, SHERYL CROW) - Electric Guitars/Acoustic
Flea (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS) - Trumpet "Fondness for Hometown Scars" was mixed by Vincent Jones (SARAH MCLACHLAN, DAVID GAHAN, MORRISSEY) and Martyn Lenoble and was mastered by George Marino at Sterling Sound in New York City. Check out audio samples on Keith's MySpace page. For some recent concert photos of Caputo taken by Sanne Vinter, go to this location.