July 4 :
forthcoming Thomas Zwijsen album featuring Bruce Kulick From
KISS Related Recordings /
Dutch cassical guitar virtuoso Thomas Zwijsen will release his
seventh solo album “Nylon Metal” on September 3rd this year.
The double CD contains 26 acoustic arrangements of metal and rock
songs by Iron Maiden, KISS, Metallica, Deep Purple, Helloween, Led
Zeppelin, Dream Theater, and many more.
Thomas Zwijsen states: “My mission is to bring Heavy Metal to the
Classical Guitar world and vice versa, combining the greatness of
heavy metal compositions with the beautiful tone of the classical
guitar. I can’t wait to present this album to guitar fans around the
Guest musicians on the album are (ex) members of KISS and Iron
Maiden, respectively Bruce Kulick and Blaze Bayley.
Tracklist CD 1: The
Good, The Bad, The Ugly(Ennio Moricone)
2 Minutes To Midnight(Iron Maiden)
Forever(KISS) ft. Bruce Kulick
Eye Of The Tiger(Survivor)
7th Son Of A 7th Son(Iron Maiden)
Hollow Years(Dream Theater)
The Unforgiven II(Metallica)
Four Lanes Of Chaos(Original)
Soldier Of Fortune(Deep Purple)
The Final Countdown(Europe)
Tracklist CD 2:
Where Eagles Dare(Iron Maiden)
Temple Of The King(Rainbow)
Lightning Strikes Twice(Iron Maiden) ft.Blaze Bayley
The Wickerman(Iron Maiden)
All My Love(Led Zeppelin)
Want You Bad(The Offspring)
Space Oddity(David Bowie)
Living After Midnight(Judas Priest)
Smoke On The Water(Deep Purple)
Eagle Fly Free(Helloween)
Detroit Rock City(KISS)
All songs are arranged by Thomas Zwijsen in his characteristic
style, playing all essential melodies simultaneously on his Ortega
Thomas Zwijsen is best known for his arrangements of famous rock and
metal songs for Classical/Spanish guitar. He has the ability to play
vocal melodies, guitar licks, chords, baselines and even drum parts
at the same time. With these arrangements he has gained over 15
million views on YouTube, and is now rapidly approaching 100.000
Zwijsen studied classical guitar at the Artez conservatoire in
Arnhem and Latin/jazz/ Brazilian guitar at Codarts in Rotterdam. In
combination with his interest in flamenco and metal, this strongly
influenced his style of guitar playing.
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June 30 : Eric
Singer Project debut album released as vinyl LP From
KISS Related Recordings The
1999 version of Eric Singer Project's debut album "ESP" has been released on vinyl LP
The 11 track vinyl album version is available in clear vinyl and green vinyl
(limited edition pressing of 500 copies each), which you can purchase at
Singer drums official store.
ESP features Eric Singer, Bruce Kulick, Karl Cochran and John Corabi,
with Ace Frehley's guest appearance on Jimi Hendrix' "Foxy "Lady".
Track list :
A1. Teenage Nervous Breakdown (Nazareth coverversion)
A2. Four Day Creep (Humple Pie coverversion)
A3. Free Ride (Edgar Winter coverversion)
A4. Still Alive And Well (Johnny Winter coverversion)
A5. Never Before (Deep Purple coverversion)
A6. Goin' Blind (Kiss coverversion)
B1. Set Me Free (Sweet coverversion)
B2. Changes (Jimi Hendrix coverversion)
B3. Foxy Lady (featuring Ace Frehley) (Jimi Hendrix coverversion)
B4. Twenty Flight Rock (Montrose coverversion)
B5. Won't Get Fooled Again (The Who coverversion)
The vinyl version skips the Aerosmith cover of "S.O.S. (Too Bad)".
June 19 :
CRISS - CAT #1 - Japanese CD reissue 2018 From
KISS Related Recordings / TNT Records TNT
Records recently signed a distribution deal with Japanese label
Marquee Inc. to reissue
CRISS "Cat #1" on compact disc.
The Japanese CD reissue (of 3.000 copies) will be released July 25,
2018 and contains the same mix as used for the original 1994 album,
as well as one bonus track ""What You're Doin" taken from the 1993
Earlier this year TNT Records released a digital version of
CRISS "Cat #1"
which is now
known as the "Original Mix".
This version is different to the original 1994 release.
For the "new" digital release an earlier mix has been
converted from the original Ampex reels to give the listener the
unfiltered, raw and authentic sound. The song length of most of
the songs on the digital "Original Mix" version runs longer compared
to the 1994 album release.
In August 2016 Swedish artist Robert Haglund released his
debut album "I
Wanna Be Somebody".
On this album Robert sings his favorite Hard Rock tunes in a
jazz style, an unique and personal album. The quest Musicians
are well known in music business, here you find Bruce Kulick (KISS) Rudy Sarzo (Whitesnake)
Swedens most famous jazz singer Svante Thuresson, Tony Harnell
(Skid Row / TNT), Kee Marcello (Europe), Fred Coury (Cinderella)
Jan Johansen etc.
Robert Haglund is also known as one of the Four members in the
The Fantastic Four.
June 3 :
REGGAE KISS available as digital 10 track album From
KISS Related Recordings
Swedish band REGGAE KISS have released their digital album "A
Jamaican Tribute From Sweden To The Hottest Band In The World". A
vinyl version will be released later this summer.
01 Creatures of the Night
02 Naked City
03 I Stole Your Love
04 Black Diamond
05 Love Gun
06 I Want You
07 God of Thunder
09 New York Groove
10 Rock and Roll All Nite