TONY HARNELL (the former voice of Norwegian/American band TNT) is racing ahead with one eye in the rear-view fronting ECHOBATS, a new allstar, quarantine inspired project alongside WHITESNAKE/TSO guitarist JOEL HOEKSTRA (guitar), NIGHT RANGER’S ERIC LEVY on keys and the tight, crackling rhythm of MATT (MR.BIG, ACE FREHLEY) STARR’s kit and JAMES LOMENZO’s (WHITE LION, MEGADETH) bass. Highway fidelity for self-isolating rockers! …Featuring cool classic melodies, hi octane rocking and unmistakable vocals to chill out to. “Save Me From … Continue reading ECHOBATS–TONY HARNELL (TNT), JOEL HOEKSTRA (WHITESNAKE, TRANS SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA), JAMES LOMENZO (WHITE LION, MEGADETH), MATT STARR (MR. BIG) & ERIC LEVY (NIGHT RANGER)–Releases Official Music Video & Single for “Save Me from Loving You”
Drummer and founding member of MR. BIG, Pat Torpey, passed away Wednesday, February 7 at the age of 58 from complications of Parkinson’s disease. Family, band and management request privacy at this very difficult time. Services are pending. MR. BIG (Torpey, Eric Martin, Billy Sheehan, and Paul Gilbert) released their ninth original studio album, DEFYING GRAVITY, July 21. MR. BIG, formed in 1988, produced numerous … Continue reading PAT TORPEY, FOUNDING MEMBER OF MR.BIG, DIES AT 64
Dog Years: Live in Santiago is available now from The Winery Dogs and fans are in for a treat as this live compilation is packed with new and familiar tracks! Billy Sheehan graciously shared his thoughts on the Live in Santiago recording, his latest projects, his tour with Mr. Big and particularly memorable shows he has played abroad! Q: Hi Billy! Thank you for your time … Continue reading The Winery Dogs Are Live in Santiago!