On February 23, "Distortion"
radio show, which is hosted by Dave "Higgo" Higgins
of Australia's long-running rock station Triple M
, conducted an interview with Mark Tremonti
and Myles Kennedy
of ALTER BRIDGE
at the Sydney stop of this year's Soundwave
festival in Australia. You can now listen to the chat below.
celebrated its 10th anniversary on January 6 with the release of "Alter Bridge X"
, a massive, 27-disc box set that was limited to just 3,000 copies worldwide. The set includes all four ALTER BRIDGE
studio albums, along with DVD, Blu-ray, and vinyl audio copies of "Live From Amsterdam"
and "Live At Wembley"
, including a 3D version of the latter. Also in the box was every webisode to date, hours of unreleased interviews and documentary footage, a coffee table book, a signed poster, and much more.
The complete set contains 16 DVDs/Blu-rays, seven CDs and four vinyl discs.
The hardcover coffee table book contains more than 100 pages of exclusive photos spanning the group's decade-long career.
The 3,000 copies were split between 1,500 for Europe, 1,000 for the U.S. and 500 for the rest of the world.
recently completed a headlining tour of Europe in support of its latest album, "Fortress"
, which featured the Active Rock Top 15 single "Addicted To Pain"
was started by the three instrumental members of CREED
and guitarist Mark Tremonti
told The Pulse Of Radio
how ex-MAYFIELD FOUR
singer Myles Kennedy
became the final piece of the puzzle. "When we first started the band, we were desperately looking for a singer, and my buddy had brought me a MAYFIELD FOUR
CD and, you know, hearing the CD, I was blown away — this guy's, you know, not doing anything right now and he's this good?" he said. "I made demos and sent 'em his way, and he sang over them and he seemed to be into the songs and we loved what he did and he flew down January 2, 2004, and we've been a band ever since."
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