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ALTER BRIDGE's 'Fortress' Lands In U.S. Top 15

ALTER BRIDGE's fourth album, "Fortress", sold 30,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 12 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD arrived in stores on October 8 via EMI Label Services. "Fortress" track listing: 01. Cry Of Achilles 02. Addicted To Pain 03. Bleed It ...

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ALTER BRIDGE Members Already Planning Next Projects

According to The Pulse Of Radio, ALTER BRIDGE may have just released its fourth album, titled "Fortress", but singer Myles Kennedy is already working on music for his other band, SLASH FEATURING MYLES KENNEDY & THE CONSPIRATORS. Kennedy told Billboard.com that Slash's third solo disc is on track for next year, saying, "Slash is sending ...

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ALTER BRIDGE: 'Fortress' Projected To Sell 30K-35K First Week

ALTER BRIDGE's fourth album, "Fortress", is likely to sell between 30,000 and 35,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to industry web site Hits Daily Double. The estimate was based on one-day sales reports compiled after the record arrived in stores on October 8 via EMI Label Services. "Fortress" ...

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ALTER BRIDGE Singer Compares SLASH And MARK TREMONTI

According to The Pulse Of Radio, singer Myles Kennedy performs alongside not one, but two of the most respected guitar players on the current rock scene. In ALTER BRIDGE, Kennedy plays alongside Mark Tremonti, and when not working with ALTER BRIDGE, he is the singer for legendary guitarist Slash's solo act. The Pulse Of Radio ...

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ALTER BRIDGE Guitarist On 'Fortress': 'We Wanted To Make The Album Entertaining To Perform'

Peter Hodgson of IHeartGuitarBlog.com recently conducted an interview with ALTER BRIDGE guitarist Mark Tremonti. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. IHeartGuitarBlog.com: I've been checking out the new album ["Fortress"] and man, this one is heavy. Tremonti: Yeah! It's the fun one! IHeartGuitarBlog.com: Where did that come from? I mean, there ...

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Watch ALTER BRIDGE's 'Blooper Reel'

A two-and-a-half-minute "blooper reel" filmed during ALTER BRIDGE guitarist Mark Tremonti and singer Myles Kennedy's recent European promotional tour for their fourth album, "Fortress", can be seen below. "Fortress" will be released on October 8 via EMI Label Services. The CD was helmed by longtime ALTER BRIDGE producer Michael "Elvis" Baskette, known for his work ...

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ALTER BRIDGE Talks To Germany's Metalingus.de (Video)

Metalingus.de recently conducted an interview with Mark Tremonti and Myles Kennedy of ALTER BRIDGE in Berlin, Germany. You can now watch the chat below. ALTER BRIDGE's long-awaited fourth album, "Fortress", will be released on October 8 via EMI Label Services. The CD was helmed by longtime ALTER BRIDGE producer Michael "Elvis" Baskette, known for his ...

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ALTER BRIDGE Interviewed On 'Classic Rock Magazine Show' (Audio)

ALTER BRIDGE members Myles Kennedy and Mark Tremonti were recently interviewed the "Classic Rock Magazine Show" with Nicky Horne on TeamRock Radio. You can now listen to the chat below. Also available is video footage of them performing an acoustic version of the song "Rise Today". ALTER BRIDGE's long-awaited fourth album, "Fortress", will be released ...

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DEE SNIDER, MARK TREMONTI Guest On New LESLIE WEST Album

Leslie West, the legendary guitarist, vocalist and original founding member of MOUNTAIN, will release a new studio album, "Still Climbing", on October 28 via Provogue Records/Mascot Label Group. The CD is a testimonial to the strength and durability of West's artistry. Born October 22, 1945, as he approaches his 68th birthday, West has packed some ...

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ALTER BRIDGE Guitarist Says Several Themes Run Through New Album

ALTER BRIDGE will release its fourth studio album and first new disc in three years, "Fortress", on October 8. Guitarist Mark Tremonti told The Pulse Of Radio that while there's no particular concept behind the title or album, there are several running themes throughout the record. "There's two songs about, like, fictional kind of apocalyptic ...

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ALTER BRIDGE To Release 'Fortress' In October

It has been three years since ALTER BRIDGE's last studio album, "ABIII", was released in the U.S., but it is clear their fans have been waiting for them to return. Now the rock juggernaut band comprised of Myles Kennedy on vocals, Mark Tremonti on guitar, Brian Marshall on bass and Scott Phillips on drums return ...

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