MARTY FRIEDMAN Featured In New FANTA Commercial

Former MEGADETH guitarist Marty Friedman has joined the cast for the second season of the smash NHK-FM radio drama "Seishun Adventure GO! GO! Chikinzu". The show will broadcast every weeknight from August 2 through August 13 at 10:45 p.m.

The fourth Fanta commercial featuring Friedman in the campaign is currently on the air in Japan. The latest TV commercial features Friedman and the rest of the FANTA band jamming inside the bullet train for some very unsuspecting passengers.

The "rock band FANTA" features other Japanese household names, Takamizawa (The Alfee), Nana Tanimura, Ayanocozey (DJ OZMA) and sumo superstar Akebono.

After completing the majority of the recording Los Angeles' most legendary recording studio, The Village Recorder, Marty Friedman is back in Tokyo, Japan putting the finishing touches on his latest instrumental solo album.

Friedman's ninth album, "Tokyo Jukebox", was released in Europe on February 22, 2010 via Mascot Records. The CD features extensive liner notes (written by Friedman in the "story behind the song" format) which are exclusive to the European release.

Tags:

Posted in: News

COMMENTS

To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends). To report any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, please send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details.