TYLER BRYANT & THE SHAKEDOWN OPEN FOR AC/DC AT
MADISON SQUARE GARDEN TODAY 9/14
The band kicked off 2016 by opening for the legendary AC/DC overseas to massive stadium dates and receiving critical acclaim. Axl Rose (who had joined AC/DC overseas), was impressed by Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown’s performance and asked the band to open for Guns N’ Roses in Cincinnati. The critically acclaimed Nashville rock ‘n’ roll band’s The Wayside EP [John Varvatos Records/Republic Records] is available now.
“Here’s one you’ll want to crank at full volume.” – Loudwire
“It’s rare that a rising star can capture the attention of rock icons yet remain accessible to bands in their age demo. Yet, Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown have done exactly that.” – Purevolume
“Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown are known for gritty, guitar scorchers, their commitment to full throttle, no-holds-barred rock n’ roll gaining them a cult-like following and landing them on bills with legends” – Elmore Magazine
“There’s an energy and enthusiasm to the Shakedown that’s infectious.” –Alternative Addiction
“Tyler Bryant and the Shakedown have been setting the music world on fire” — Guitar World
Kings of Chaos is quite possibly one of the most decorated Supergroups in all of rock history. Slash, Duff McKagan, Matt Sorum, Corey Taylor of Stone Sour/Slipknot, Deep Purple’s Glenn Hughes and Steve Stevens of Billy Idol. Nikki went to their only North American performance this year in LA and hung out with the band before the show. He was particularly blown away by Hughesacoustic performance of the Deep Purple gem, “Mistreated.” Nikki shared stories from the evening, click HERE to listen to that. Then Nikki shared the story about the very first time he met Glenn Hughes, years before anyone ever heard of Motley Crue. Click HERE to hear this classic story of the LA rock scene.
New Podcast Featuring Duff McKagan and Damian Abraham (Fucked Up) Available Now
New Album Rock and Roll is Black and Blue to be Re-Released via iTunes on April 9th
On Tour with VOLBEAT Now in North America
Kick ass! The DANKO JONES track ‘Dance’ is featured in the brand new theatrical trailer forKick Ass 2! Check out the trailer at this location. Previous uses of DANKO JONES’ music in television, movies, commercials and video games include True Blood, Saw 7 (DVD), Need for Speed, Test Drive Unlimited, Ford, Budweiser and more.
On April 9th, the band’s new album Rock and Roll is Black and Blue will be re-issued via iTunes! The new iTunes re-issue will feature an exclusive, brand new, unreleased track called ‘Crazy in Bed’. The track was recorded during the Rock and Roll is Black and Blue sessions. Links for download will be coming soon!
In addition to fronting one of the hardest working bands in the world and writing for the Huffington Post as well as several music magazines around the world alike, DANKO JONES has also found the time to host a podcast with a growing popularity featuring an impressive set of guests. The most recent episode of the podcast is out now and features the great Duff McKagan, as well as Damian Abraham of the band Fucked Up talking about punk rock, Black Flag reunions, GNR, X Japan, Russia and playing with Axl in London. This is the 42nd episode of Danko’s wildly successful podcast and debuts on the heels of Duff McKagan’s recent Seattle Weekly blog entry, “Before DANKO JONES Came Into My Life, I Missed Him So Bad”, heralding Mr. Jones himself. Danko and Duff met while touring Australia together as part of the Soundwave Festival. Listen to the newest episode of the podcast here.
DANKO JONES is currently touring North America on a sold out tour with Volbeat on the back of scoring their biggest U.S. radio hit so far with ‘Just A Beautiful Day’, which peaked at #26 on the Active Rock chart.
“Our tour with Volbeat across North America has been amazing, to say the least,” states Danko.“We’re having a blast. The good dudes in Volbeat are treating us so well that it’s feeling almost like a working vacation. Getting to go onstage with them every night is a thrill and a half!”
See below for all remaining U.S. tour dates.
Remaining DANKO JONES 2013 Direct Support Tour Dates with Volbeat:
3/28 Edmonton, AB Shaw Conference Centre ***SOLD OUT***
3/29 Medicine Hat, AB Cypress Center ***SOLD OUT***
3/30 Regina, SK Brandt Centre
4/01 Saskatoon, SK Credit Union Center
4/02 Winnipeg, MB MTS Centre
4/03 Minneapolis, MN Mill City Nights ***SOLD OUT***
4/05 Chicago, IL Aragon Ballroom
4/06 Ft. Wayne, IN Piere’s ***SOLD OUT***
4/07 Toronto, ON Sound Academy
4/09 New York, NY Best Buy Theatre ***SOLD OUT***
4/10 Baltimore, MD Rams Head ***SOLD OUT***
4/11 Philadelphia, PA Trocadero ***SOLD OUT***
Additional U.S. DANKO JONES Tour Dates:
4/13 Orlando, FL Earthday Birthday Festival @ Tinker Field (w/ The Offspring,Volbeat, Stone Sour, Papa Roach etc.)
4/14 Ft. Myers, FL Fort Rock @ Jetblue Park (with The Offspring, 3 Doors Down,Volbeat, Stone Sour etc.)
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