On May 31st, Guitar World premiered the from THE WINERY DOGS, 'I'm No Angel'. Check it out below:
The Winery , featuring drummer Mike Portnoy (ADRENALINE MOB, FLYING COLORS, ex-DREAM THEATER), bassist Billy Sheehan (MR. BIG, TALAS) and guitarist Richie Kotzen (ex-POISON, ex-Mr. Big), have announced that due to their July 17th show in Tokyo, Japan selling out almost immediately, a second Tokyo show has been confirmed for July 18th.
Their schedule for Japan is now as follows:
16 - Osaka, Japan - Matsushita IMP Hall
17 - Tokyo, Japan - Nippon-Seinenkan
18 - Tokyo, Japan - Nippon-Seinenkan
The band recently announced the following shows for Brazil and Europe:
24 - Rio de Janeiro - Teatro Rival
26 - São Paulo - Carioca Club
27 - Belo Horizonte - Music Hall
28 - Porto Alegre - Opinião
5 - London, England - Islington 02
6 - Zoetermeer, Holland - Boerderij
7 - Saarbruken, Germany - Garage
9 - Aschaffenburg, Germany - Colos-Saal
10 - Hamburg, Germany - Knust
11 - Berlin, Germany - Lido
13 - Munich, Germany - Theaterfabrik
14 - Cologne, Germany - Gloria
17 - Prattein, Switzerland - Z7
18 - Milan, Italy - Live Club
19 - Karlsrue, Germany - Substage
The Winery Dogs recently signed with Loud & Proud Records, who will issued the band's self-titled debut album in North America on July 23rd (out in Japan on May 15th via Victor Entertainment with a bonus DVD). The album was self-produced and mixed by Jay Ruston (ANTHRAX, STONE SOUR, STEEL PANTHER). It features a classic rock/power trio sound which seamlessly melds the immense talents of the three veteran rockers.
Of The Winery Dogs’ signing, Mike Portnoy commented, “I am so excited about The Winery Dogs and am proud and honored to be working with two of the greatest musicians on the planet! Richie Kotzen is such an unbelievable talent, as a vocalist, guitarist and . I think The Winery Dogs will finally get him the attention and recognition that he so richly deserves. And what can be said of Billy Sheehan that hasn't been said already? He is one the true pioneers of the instrument and a legend. I am looking forward to working with the great staff of Loud & Proud Records, some of whom I worked very closely with during their time at Roadrunner and my time with Dream Theater. I look forward to continuing that relationship with The Winery Dogs!”
Loud & Proud Owner & President Tom Lipsky added, “The debut by The Winery Dogs absolutely rocks and we are very excited that Loud & Proud is their label partner. This body of work showcases not only their renowned skills as musicians and vocalists, but also the depth of their talent as . Billy, Mike and Richie delivered some of the best performances of their illustrious careers and I am confident this album will be recognized as one of the truly great rock albums of the year."
The Winery Dogs tracklisting:
'We Are One'
'I'm No Angel'
'The Other Side'
'You Saved Me'
'One More Time'
'Six Feet Deeper'
Japan Bonus DVD:
'I'm No Angel'
Courtesy of www.bravewords.com
Debuting one of their tunes on the show this week, Annie!