Saturday, May 8, 2010
Catching up with D DRIVE
It’s an exciting time for D Drive, with the upcoming new album 3D, the addition of John Naro on guitars/vocals a new label and brand new fan friendly website http://ddrive.ning.com/ 3D is the long awaited follow up to “Straight Up The Middle” (2007) and is ready to be released in June. 3D is housed in a Special Limited Edition 3D digi pak designed by Scott Hamilton and is the bands debut release on their new label Melodic Revolution Records.
3D was produced by Produced by Steve Major, Don Mancuso & D Drive. Recording Engineers Don Mancuso, Andy Knoll and Steve Major Mixed at Wellesley Sound Studio Toronto, Ontario, Canada by Steve Major and recorded at Recorded at The Porta Plant and Little Doggies Studio, Rochester, New York and Glass Mountain and Wellesley Sound Studio Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Mastered by Roger Lian at Master Disc. Roger is known for mastering albums for Stained, Smashing Pumpkins & Maddona among others
3D features 11 new rockers including the first single ► Dig Down featuring the legndry bass player and long time friend of the band, Billy Sheehan / Talas Mr. Big, David Lee Roth.
1. Next Train
2. Dig Down
3. Kiss the Ground
4. Chains On You
5. Never Had A Chance
6. Last To Fall
7. Down Deep
8. Always Done
9. 1 To 7
11. Welcome To My World.
Plans for full blown tour are not yet certain but a handful of shows have been penciled in.
July 24th Willow Creek, New York
August 20th Toronto, On, Canada
August 21st Mississauga, On, Canada
more dates will be announced in the near future on the bands website.
Phil Naro (Talas, Peter Criss, 24k) Vocals & Guitar, Don Mancuso (Lou Gramm Band, Black Sheep, Cheater) Guitars Bass on Tumblin’ and Down Deep & Vocals, John Taylor (Don Mancuso, Black Sheep, Cheeter) Bass on Next Train, 1 to 7, Welcome To My World and Last To Fall & Vocals, John Naro (The Rescue) Guitar & Vocals, Bobby Bond Drums & Percussion, Andy Knoll (Lou Gramm Band) Keyboards and Software Instruments.
Billy Sheehan (Talas, Mr. Big, Nician) on Bass for Dig Down
Dave Daansen on Bass for Chains On You, Kiss The Ground and Never Had A Chance
Management & Booking:
Melodic Revolution Records
P.O. Box 540212
If you would like to arrange an interview, and or for other information, please feel free to contact us.
We are taking pre-orders for the upcoming release 3D
And Save $2.00
For order outside of the US & Canada please drop us a line.