MI2N
Music Industry News Network
SATURDAY, JANUARY 31ST
Advanced Search
MusicDish Advertising Network
Subscribe to Mi2N's Free Newsletters B2N (business) i2N (indie)
HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Band News (more headlines) 02-25-2014

Xander Demos Band To Open For Hard Rock Veterans Stryper

Bookmark and Share
Website: http://www.xanderdemos.com/
Feb. 25, 2014 - PITTSBURGH -- MTS Management Group is proud to announce Xander Demos and his band, XDB will be opening for hard rock veterans, Stryper. The concert will take place on June 12, 2014 at Altar Bar in Pittsburgh, PA. Doors open at 6:30pm. Tickets for the all agest Drusky Entertainment event are $27 in advance and $30 at the door. They can be purchased in advance at http://www.xanderdemos.bigcartel.com. Also on the bill is Pittsburgh-based Christian hard rock band, Angelight. Iron City Rocks podcast is a co-presenter of this event.

"This is going to be an incredible night of metal fretboard fireworks and soaring melodic metal vocals," said Xander's manager, Michael Stover of MTS Management Group. "Michael Sweet and Oz Fox of Stryper have long been regarded as one of the top guitar tandems in the business, and of course, Xander is fast becoming known among the shred metal guitar community, as having blazing speed, as well as tastefully melodic phrasing. Stryper has always been known for the big harmonies and earth-shattering screams of Sweet. Mario Brescia of XDB, can also wail with the best of them. Since XDB walked away with a slew of Iron City Rocks Awards this year, it's very fitting to have them on what is sure to be a sold out bill."

The iconic quartet of Stryper—Michael Sweet [vocals, guitar], Robert Sweet [drums], Oz Fox [guitar], and Tim Gaines [bass]—built a formidable catalog since first forming in 1983. They've sold over 10 million albums worldwide, garnered GRAMMY Award nominations, scored DOVE Awards, sold out arenas everywhere, and inspired one of the most diehard fan bases in history. The band's signature style of overpowering melodies, harmony solos and thunderous rhythms is certainly its trademark, but it hits harder than ever on 2013's No More Hell To Pay. For more information, http://www.stryper.com.

Xander Demos is a renowned metal guitarist and winner of the 2013 Iron City Rocks Best Guitarist Award. Xander has recorded and performed with James Rivera's Sabbath Judas Sabbath, Ged Rylands' Rage of Angels, Liberty 'N' Justice, Modern Superstar, James Rivera's solo band, and others. He has also performed at NAMM Metal Jam with some of the biggest names in metal. Xander will appear in the upcoming metal movie, Hair I Go Again. XDB--Xander with Jeff Anzelone, (drums) Mario Brescia, (vocals) H. Dan Bozym, (bass) and Jeff Morris (keys, vocals)--has performed at Skull Fest, Wolf Fest, and Rock Harvest II, and other notable metal events. For more information, http://www.xanderdemos.com.

Bookmark and Share

back | top



MusicDish Advertising Network

Mi2N Music PR

AIRPLAY DIRECT SETS NEW GLOBAL STANDARD FOR DIGITAL DELIVERY TO RADIO IN 2015

JEFFERSON THOMAS "COMES ALIVE"

MarilynMusic Welcomes You To A Creative And Fruitful 2015

The Beijing Underground Showcase No1

"An Afternoon Of Artist Development" With Appearances And Panels With GRAMMY®-Winners Colbie Caillat And Toby Gad To Be Held In Anaheim

IQzic Music Discovery And Funding Platform Announces January 26th Launch

Cosmpolitan Country Artist, Rhea Francani, Releases Debut Single "Dizzy" To World Market January 20, 2015

Chinese Singer Ruhan Jia Heads To Paris To Introduce Her Album "Smile"



MusicDish*China Song Blast
Promote Your Music Single In China

News Headlines
Mi2N EDITOR'S PICKS
» Shazam Announces $30 Million Investment At $1 Billion Valuation
» Back To The Future Sounds: Moog Recommences Manufacturing Large Format Modular Synthesizers
» Nettwerk Music Group Acquires Robot Of The Century Music
» Introducing: Uphoric, The Global Festival Television Network
» GIVE ME A BREAK Radio Our Guest Thom Bresh
» PledgeMusic Names Alissa Crevier To Global Head Of Brand
» New Parlor Guitars Website Launched
» MODEST MOUSE SET TO HEADLINE Tampa’s Gasparilla Music Festival 2015
» 10th Anniversary CD Reissue & First Time Vinyl Release Of The Landmark Pink Floyd Tribute Album Back Against The Wall!
» The Doobie Brothers To Receive Music Biz 2015 Chairman’s Award


Get your music news covered...
Have your press release written
by the pros at Mi2N

Articles
MUSICDISH E-JOURNAL
» Red Bull Music Academy Sessions Kicks Off China Tour
» Red Bull Music Academy Accepting Applications For Paris Academy
» Nasty 8-bit Zombie GUIGUISUISUI Begins 2015 Tour
» Hyphenics Presents Transmission At Shanghai's URVC
» Vintage King Launches "Make Your Mark" Video Series
» Music Therapy May Provide Hope To Alzheimer And Parkinson Sufferers
» Asia Society: Shanghai / New York: Future Histories
» Is Nashville's New "It" City Status Threatening Its Musical Roots?
» The Connect Sessions: An Extravaganza Presented By SPIN And Powered By Microsoft
» BMG Signs Worldwide Rights Management Deal With Chinese Music Company Giant Jump
» CMA Gives Snapshot Into Music Discovery Behavior
» How To Manage Your Talent: FIVE Realistic Tips For Success

Mi2N's Music PR distribution service guarantees online exposure for your press release. Choose from seven (7) different packages.


HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Copyright © 1997-2015 MusicDish LLC, all rights reserved. Text, graphics, and HTML code are protected by US and International Copyright Laws, and may not be copied, reprinted, published, translated, hosted, or otherwise distributed by any means without explicit permission.