British Hard Rock supergroup Snakecharmer featuring Micky Moody (ex-Whitesnake) and Neil Murray (who also performed with Whitesnake and Black Sabbath) are set to release their debut album, entitled simply 'Snakecharmer' on Monday 25th January 2013 through Frontiers Records.
Murray commented: "We're very excited that Snakecharmer has joined the Frontiers Records family, which includes many of the world's finest rock bands... " The first song from the album, 'Accident Prone' can be exclusively listened to by tuning into Frontiers Records web-radio at: www.frontiers.it/webradio
The band, completed by drummer Harry James (Thunder/Magnum), Adam Wakeman (Ozzy Osbourne/Black Sabbath) on keyboards with Wishbone Ash guitarist Laurie Wisefield and Heartland vocalist Chris Ousey completing the line up were formed in 2011, also hope to undertake a tour to promote the release.
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"Like the rest of the guys I am very pleased to be associated with such a renowned record company (Frontiers Records)", said Moody. "We've really enjoyed writing and recording the new album and look forward to a successful future alliance."
"The songs on our debut album reflect the kind of music that the members of the band want to play, which is melodic rock with a blues influence", adds Murray. "Each of us has played many different styles of music, and our influences are varied, but Snakecharmer originally came together to play mainly early Whitesnake songs, so that is our starting point.
"There wasn't a deliberate plan to write songs in a particular style; each song on the album started as a basic idea by one or two band members, and if the other guys were enthusiastic about the idea, then the song would be worked up into a finished song."
And here's a Snakecharmer EPK:
The track listing for the album is as follows:
To The Rescue
A Little Rock & Roll
Turn Of The Screw
Guilty As Charged
Nothing To Lose
Cover Me In You
White Boy Blues