TONY MACALPINE On 'Rock Dogs' Internet Radio Show; Audio Available

Progressive guitar virtuoso Tony MacAlpine was a guest on the "Rock Dogs" Internet radio show this past Wednesday, October 1. You can now download the program as an MP3 audio file at this location.

MacAlpine began his musical education as a classically trained pianist and violinist. His subsequent rock recordings retained a pronounced classical influence, incorporating elements of jazz and fusion as well. He debuted in 1986 with the instrumental album "Edge of Insanity", recorded with an all-star lineup including bassist Billy Sheehan and ex-JOURNEY drummer Steve Smith.

For the follow-up, "Project: Driver", MacAlpine formed the band M.A.R.S. with drummer Tommy Aldridge, vocalist Bob Rock and bassist Rudy Sarzo. MacAlpine soon returned to his solo career, additionally forming his own label, Squawk.

DEVIL'S SLINGSHOT, the band featuring bass legend Billy Sheehan (STEVE VAI, DAVID LEE ROTH, MR. BIG), Tony MacAlpine and Virgil Donati, released its new album, "Clinophobia", on October 22, 2007 via Mascot Records.

DEVIL'S SLINGSHOT performing live in Holland (2007)


Posted in: News


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. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@) with pertinent details. 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).