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Video: STEVEN ADLER Joins DUFF MCKAGAN’S LOADED To Perform GUNS N’ ROSES Classics

DUFF MCKAGAN’S LOADED, the band led by VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N’ ROSES bassist Duff McKagan, and ADLER, which features in its ranks GUNS N’ ROSES drummer Steven Adler, joined forces for two shows in Japan on March 7-8 at Duo Music Exchange in Shibuya.

Video footage of Adler performing two GUNS N’ ROSES classics — –“It’s So Easy” and –“Sweet Child O’ Mine” — with DUFF MCKAGAN’S LOADED during the March 7 concert can be seen below.

DUFF MCKAGAN’S LOADED‘s latest album, “The Taking”, was released in April 2011 via Eagle Rock Entertainment. The CD landed at position No. 12 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200.

ADLER‘s debut album, “Back From The Dead”, was released in North America on November 26 via New Ocean Media. The CD was recorded in Los Angeles with producer Jeff Pilson (FOREIGNER, DOKKEN) and was mixed by Jay Ruston (ANTHRAX, STONE SOUR).

ADLER is comprised of Adler, Bunton, guitarist Lonny Paul (ADLER’S APPETITE), and bassist Johnny Martin (CHELSEA SMILES).

AGE OF WOE To Release Debut In May

Gothenburg, Sweden based metallers AGE OF WOE will release their new album, Inhumanform, on May 31st. The LP will be released on Suicide Records and will be on white vinyl and the CD will be released on Give Praise Records. The album was produced by Carlos Sepulveda (PSYCORE, NO HAWAII) and Lennart Östlund (LED ZEPPELIN, CANDLEMASS) and was recorded in a 18th century estate on the Swedish countryside.

A teaser for the album can be seen below:

German heavy rockers PUMP have announced the addition of vocalist Oliver Weers

German heavy rockers PUMP have announced the addition of vocalist Oliver Weers (OLIVER WEERS BAND, RIPE, D.I.M) to the group’s their ranks. “Tear Down The Walls“, a brand new song snippet with the new vocalist Oliver Weers can be viewed below: http://youtu.be/wu0m86ZG0O4

Commented PUMP bassit Michael Vetter: “We had many candidates for the vacant position, among them a number of really good musicians, and having to reject them really wasn’t easy. We want to thank all the applicants, thank you for your understanding and we wish you all lots of success in the future!

Guitarist Aki Reissmann has to say: “We are extremely excited to announce and welcome Oliver Weers into the band as vocalist. Oliver has really been a breath of fresh air for us, and in the first week of jamming with him we were able to finish the recording of the new album ‘Waiting For The Rapture‘ soon. Oliver’s voice add new dimensions to our sound. Thanks for always supporting PUMP, and keep your ears open for hot news in 2013

A photo of the new PUMP lineup can be seen below.

Pictured below (left to right): Marcel “Selly” Bernhardt – Guitars, Andreas Minich – Drums, Oliver Weers – Vocals, Axel “Aki” Reissmann – Guitars, Michael Vetter – Bass