samples of the tracks that will appear on
“Showdown“, the forthcoming second album from
Italian hard rockers VOODOO HIGHWAY, can be
streamed in the YouTube clip below. After the
lucky outset of their first album “Broken Uncle’s
Inn” back in 2011, the band is ready to strike the world with a
massive amount of rock n’ roll once again.
CD was produced/mixed by Italian producer team Dysfunction
Productions (Anthony Phillips, John Wetton, Logan Mader, etc.) and
mastered by US senior mastering engineer Ue Nastasi (Gojira,
AC/DC, Lamb Of God, Anthrax, Yngwie Malmsteen, etc.) from Sterling Sound
Studios. The album artwork for the effort feature the hand of UK
graphic designer Mr. Storm Thorgerson, who has previously
worked with Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Dream Theater, Audioslave,
among many others.
The band comments,
“Please pump up the volume to the top and enjoy this taste of rock n’ roll!”
Highway is a powerful new quintet featuring Federico Di Marco
(vocals), Filippo Cavallini (bass), Matteo Bizzarri (guitars). Alessandro Duò
(keys) and Vincenzo Zairo (drums).
been indicated as one of the new revelations worldwide and defined as
“the new Deep Purple” from such a big name in music as the
former Rainbow/Black Sabbath/Gary Moore bassist Craig
known to most for the outrageous stage presence, crashing executions, a style
that hovers between Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow and The
Darknessand for the now obsolete (but very cool) custom of smashing
instruments on stage, Voodoo Highway are becoming a cult in
their murky underground territory.
Voodoo has already infected Europe, South America, USA and Japan on
radio and it’s actually blasting Italy with some of the most outrageous and long
time no seen concerts ever.
year 2012 will see Voodoo Highway marching straight to Hell!