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Gary Pihl

Tue
02
May

Introducing ALL41; Featuring Terry Brock, Gary Pihl, Robert Berry & Matt Starr

Artist: 
Friday, July 7, 2017
Categories: 
 
BREAKING NEWS: FRONTIERS MUSIC SRL PRESENTS ALL 41
DEBUT ALBUM "WORLD'S BEST HOPE" OUT JULY 7, 2017
FEATURING TERRY BROCK, ROBERT BERRY, GARY PIHL, MATT STARR
 
ALL 41 is not just another project born of Frontiers’ President Serafino Perugino’s imaginative A&R mind, but is a project very close to the hearts of each musician involved. With none other than the amazing Terry Brock on lead vocals (Giant, Strangeways), Robert Berry (Three, Alliance) on bass and lead vocals, Gary Pihl (Boston, Sammy Hagar, Alliance) on guitar, and Matt Starr (Ace Frehley, Mr Big) on drums, All 41 is a project born of passion and fire. Their debut album, "World's Best Hope" will be released July 7, 2017.
 
You can see a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the album:
 

Guitarist Gary Pihl says, "[i]t started with some great sounding songs in a rough “demo” form, but every time I got a new version with each musician’s real performance on it, I got stoked! We’re all bringing our “A Game” to the band. I can’t wait to do some gigs with these guys! Robert and I go way back, and Terry and Matt are like the best players ever!"

Bassist and co-vocalist Robert Berry adds: "So many times musicians get together and struggle to find common ground in style and substance. When Serafino, president of Frontiers, called me with the line up for All 41 I had no idea that he had put together perfectly matching musical pieces. From playing bass to Matt's solid drums, trading vocals with Terry's soaring voice, to the warmth and feel of Gary's own style of powerful, yet melodic guitar playing, this band came together like missing puzzle pieces. I can't wait to get it on to the concert stage."

"What a great bunch of musicians to work with and such talented, classy guys. I am proud to be associated with this project and i am so proud of my great friend and collaborator Alessandro Del Vecchio for his incredible work!!!! Thank you Serafino, Mario, and Frontiers for ANOTHER amazing opportunity....GRAZIE MILLE AMICI," says vocalist Terry Brock, with drummer Matt Starr adding, "I had a lot of fun making this record. There are some amazing songs and everybody really played great!"

Musically, these guys gel incredibly well and have come up with a superb debut album which mixes Mr Big’s most melodic moments together with the more keyboard-laden years of Van Halen along with obvious nods to Strangeways and Alliance. The duel lead vocals are an amazing plus for this absolutely beautiful record, not to mention the excellent production which highlights the unforgettable melodies. An AOR highlight of the year!

Tracklisting:
1. After The Rain
2. Cyanide
3. Down Life's Page
4. Mother Don't Cry
5. Show Me The Way
6. Walk Alone
7. Don't Surrender (To Love)
8. Hero In Your Life
9. Never Back Down Again
10. Who Knows
11. The World's Best Hope

 
 
Fri
06
Nov

Classic Rock Stars DECEMBER PEOPLE Band Together to Feed the Hungry

Release Year: 
2015
Categories: 
 
DECEMBER PEOPLE Tour 2015 - Thanksgiving to Christmas
New CD - December People - A Classic Rock Christmas
 
While many rock stars spend their down time from touring luxuriating on beautiful
beaches in warm climates, notables from a few multi-platinum selling records and world
tours are spending their holidays on the road to advocate for local food pantries and
fundraising during the months of November and December. Their mission is to raise
awareness for local hunger in heartland and urban cities across the United States and the
critical needs and challenges local food banks face to carry on the good work in their
communities.
 
This is the purpose and the reason that December People was formed a few years ago by
rocker, Grammy nominee and studio owner/producer Robert Berry. He enlisted some of
his likeminded, kindhearted fellow rockers and formed a band! They are the
DECEMBER PEOPLE!
 
Quite simply, they take the music of Christmas and perform the songs in the high-energy
style of rock n' roll bands that everyone knows? That's the December People!
Imagine this mashup: "I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas" + Billy Idol's "White
Wedding." That's the December People!
 
The members include classic rockers Gary Pihl, the superb guitarist for BOSTON.
Sammy Hagar's extraordinary drummer David Lauser, The Tubes' amazing keyboardist
David Medd, soloist Jack Foster and founder Robert Berry, lead singer and bassist who
performs and records with Hagar and Keith Emerson & Carl Palmer. DECEMBER
PEOPE are embarking on a concert tour November 21- December 25 that takes them to
Michigan, Kansas and California for ten shows taking place in November and December
in 2015.
 
The live shows incorporate choirs, drum lines other local flavor to create a most family
friendly holiday event called "A Classic Rock Christmas."
Over the years, December People concerts have raised tons of food, raised awareness for
hunger and united volunteers with generous locals with worthy local organizers.
The December People's "Classic Rock Christmas" tour collected a ton of food for a local food pantry.
Pictured here with Food Bank volunteers after last years concert at the Topeka Performing Arts Center the
band is returning for a show on November 21, 2015.
 
Videos, Music, Photos - DECEMBER PEOPLE
Vides: "White Christmas" https://youtu.be/jiePz3iqtWg
Tour Dates and links to ticketing: www.DecemberPeople.coma
 
 
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