Black Country Communion are receiving glowing reviews from the European music press, in anticipation of their debut album, “Black Country“, later this month.
The latest issues of Metal Hammer, Total Guitar, Powerplay Magazine and Keyboard Player Magazine feature full album reviews, interviews with Glenn, Joe Bonamassa, Derek Sherinian and more! These will certainly wet your appetite for what’s arriving soon!
On newstands soon! Check ’em out!!
Just a reminder, Glenn and the rest of Black Country Communion will be the featured guests on the nationally syndicated radio show Rockline with host Bob Coburn on Wednesday September 8, 2010 at 8:30pm PT / 11:30pm ET.
Fans are encouraged to speak with the band by calling 1-800-344-ROCK (7625). For a station near you and for information regarding how to log onto the Internet for the broadcast go to www.RocklineRadio.com. This broadcast will be available for 2 weeks on the Rockline website beginning the evening of the day following the show.
Also checkout… http://bccommunion.com/talk-live 😎
Guitarist Magazine (UK) has just published 10 pages on Black Country Communion in their September issue!
The issue, which hits the newsstands this week, features:
– Glenn Hughes and Joe Bonamassa in a cover flash – “Together in Rock”
– The lead preview on the Contents page of the magazine
– 4 page feature on Glenn Hughes about BCC
– 4 page feature on Joe Bonamassa about BCC
Be sure and pick-up a copy when you can!
Glenn Hughes X-CLUSIVE Black Country Communion interview and premier of ONE LAST SOUL
Sunday, August 29th, 2010
THE ELECTRIC BALLROOM RADIO SHOW
WITH HOSTS Aimee Kristi & Keith Roth
10:00 PM Eastern U.S.
(7:00PM Pacific U.S.)
WRAT FM (NY/NJ) 95.9 FM
or live via internet worldwide @ www.wrat.com
Glenn Hughes, best known as the “Voice of Rock,” and the bassist and singer of exciting new rock supergroup Black Country Communion, hits the road for an extensive solo UK tour from 23rd September; three days after the highly anticipated release of Black Country Communion’s debut album. The UK’s Classic Rock Station, Planet Rock, today announced how you can get your hands on exclusive V.I.P. tickets to see him.
The V.I.P. tickets are extremely limited and will not only give fans a chance to meet Glenn before the shows, but also the unique opportunity to see him perform a song during the sound check. To get your hands on the exclusive Glenn Hughes V.I.P. tickets, please visit:
Don’t panic if you’ve already bought your tickets for the tour – there are some VIP “bolt-ons” available, meaning that you can turn your ordinary ticket into one of these exclusive V.I.P. tickets.
Read the official UK tour press release here:
Be sure and enter the Contest over at the John Varvatos Facebook page. It’s your chance to win a free trip to New York City and attend the Varvatos 10 Year Anniversary Concert.
Meantime, be sure and visit www.johnvarvatos.com as you might recognize a certain face amongst others on the front page of the site!
Oh and checkout the latest issue of Esquire magazine at your local newstand too!!
Glenn Hughes, recently sat down with Dutch media outlet, FaceCulture, to talk about his new band, Black Country Communion.
You can watch the entire 5-part interview at: www.faceculture.com/artist.php?id=926
Gettin’ Tighter – The Story of MKIV, Deep Purple film trailer – due out in early 2011
“Set for release in early 2011, this film trailer is an early glimpse of the BLURAY/DVD that documents Deep Purple’s turbulent last year before the band split in 1976.
Exclusive new interviews with Glenn Hughes and founder member Jon Lord that open the lid on the problems that beset the band as they toured around the world: Death, drugs and devastation, which led to their ultimate demise.
Archive footage from the tour includes interviews with Tommy Bolin, David Coverdale and Ian Paice, while rare and previously unreleased concert footage includes performances of Purple classics ‘Smoke On The Water‘, ‘Burn‘ and ‘Highway Star‘.
Live versions of ‘Love Child‘ and ‘You Keep On Moving‘ from the MKIV line-up’s one and only album ‘Come Taste The Band‘ also feature as part of the previously unreleased film ‘Deep Purple Rises In Japan‘ – included in full, within this DVD.”
Be sure and head over to the website of Glenn’s new band, Black Country Communion, and grab your FREE download of the song, “One Last Soul“. Use promo code OLS2010
You’ll also find some exclusive items such as T-Shirts and Packages for the forthcoming CD/DVD bundle of their debut album, “Black Country“.
Hurry while supplies last!
There are now 2 officially confirmed European dates to follow the UK tour in October.
Spirit of 66
Place du Martyr 16
4800 Verviers, Belgique
Venue Tel: 087 35 24 24
54 rue de Hollerich L- Luxembourg
It’s doubtful there will be more Euro dates on this run; no doubt they’ll be more Euro shows in Germany etc in early 2011, and plans are currently being worked on for Spain, Russia and South America in 2011.
Further updates, as and when things are progressing!