“CALIFORNIA BREED, the powerful new rock trio–featuring legendary vocalist-bassist GLENN HUGHES, drummer extraordinaire JASON BONHAM and 23-year-old newcomer guitarist-singer-songwriter ANDREW WATT–have premiered the first in a series of “making of” clips from the recording of their self-titled debut album released in the UK on May 19 on Frontier Records. Watch the first clip today, April 22 exclusively on ClassicRockMagazine.com – www.classicrockmagazine.com/news/2014-04-22/exclusive-california-breed-on-the-making-of-their-new-album.
Tune into ClassicRockMagazine.com every Tuesday for the next five weeks for another interview with the band.
Mixing massive riffs, gutsy vocals and gale force rhythms, the hard-hitting trio’s first single “Sweet Tea” has hit #7 on the U.S. Classic Rock chart and continues to climb. Watch the video for the explosive track which premiered on USA TODAY, here:http://tinyurl.com/mmp7mxq. Recently the group debuted an animated lyric video for the song “Midnight Oil” on Classic Rock. The video was created by Nev Todoric who spearheads the interactive media production company The Young Astronauts. Watch the clip here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=qF_pm7mLqXs. “Midnight Oil” and “Sweet Tea” are available as an instant grat tracks by pre-ordering the album exclusively from iTunes worldwide via this link: http://smarturl.it/CaliforniaBreed.
CALIFORNIA BREED was produced by Dave Cobb (Jamey Johnson, Rival Sons, Shooter Jennings), and recorded at his Nashville studio and features equal co-writing credits among the three-man line-up. The album features 23-year-old guitarist ANDREW WATT, who was originally introduced to Glenn Hughes by Julian Lennon at a party in LA in 2013. Expect CALIFORNIA BREED to announce a U.K., European and U.S. tour soon.
CALIFORNIA BREED will be available as a CD, digital download and a Deluxe Edition CD + DVD featuring the bonus song “Solo,” two video clips and a documentary. Fans that pre-order the digital download on iTunes will receive an instant download of the first single, “Sweet Tea” upon ordering. The iTunes and Amazon pre-order links are as follows: iTunes: http://smarturl.it/CaliforniaBreed Amazon CD: http://smarturl.it/CB_Amz and CD Deluxe Edition CD + DVD: http://smarturl.it/CB_AmzCDDVD.