Former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach has tapped Roy Z to produce his new solo album, "Angel Down", tentatively due in October via Spitfire Records. "Roy Z has produced albums for Bruce Dickinson, Rob Halford and many other bands, including his own TRIBE OF GYPSIES, who we are playing with in Japan!" says Sebastian. "Click here for a video clip introducing Roy and also Ed Roth, who plays piano on a song I co-wrote with Desmond Child [BON JOVI, AEROSMITH, RICKY MARTIN] that we recorded today." Another video clip of bassist Steve DiGiorgio (SADUS, TESTAMENT, DEATH) checking out his bass tracks can be viewed here.
Says Bach: "This album is sounding killer and is shaping up to be my best yet!!!"
Bach's current touring/recording lineup consists of the following:
Sebastian Bach - Vocals
Metal" Mike Chlasciak (HALFORD, PAINMUSEUM) - Guitar
Steve DiGiorgio (SADUS, ex-DEATH, TESTAMENT) - Bass
Bobby Jarzombek (ICED EARTH, HALFORD) - Drums
Johnny Chromatic – Guitar
Also scheduled to make an appearance on the album is guitarist Adam Albright, who has previously played with SKINLAB and DOPESICK.
Bach has been confirmed for the Udo Music Festival 2006, set to take place July 22-23 at Fuji Speedway in Mt. Fuji, Japan. Also scheduled to appear are KISS, ALICE IN CHAINS, PUSSYCAT DOLLS, STEVE VAI, GODSMACK, TAYLOR HAWKINS & THE COATTAIL RIDERS, TRIBE OF GYPSIES, PORCUPINE TREE, SOFT, MORNINGWOOD, and THE CLICK FIVE, among others.
Bach's band will resume touring Europe with GUNS N' ROSES mid-July.