MI2N
Music Industry News Network
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19TH
Advanced Search
MusicDish Advertising Network
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) 07-04-2014

Rotosound Signs Stiff Little Fingers And The Sisters Of Mercy

Bookmark and Share
Website: http://www.rotosound.com
Rotosound are proud to announce Stiff Little Fingers and The Sisters of Mercy have joined their artist roster, which includes long standing endorsees Echo and the Bunnymen. All three bands achieved mainstream success in the eighties and are still thrilling audiences today. These bands, part of a rare class that has achieved cult status, are still playing to packed venues over thirty years on.

Stiff Little Fingers, the Irish punk rock legends, are still keeping punk alive with their incendiary performances. Jake Burns, front man par excellence, and Ian McCallum who has toured with the band since the mid-nineties have both become Rotosound endorsees and chosen to use the best selling R10 Rotos Nickel on steel guitar strings. 2013 saw Stiff Little Fingers undertake their most comprehensive tour of the UK for a long time and 2014 has seen the launch of their latest critically acclaimed album ‘No Going Back’ in March.

Leading British goth band, The Sisters of Mercy will be taking their explosive live performances back on the road again this summer with guitarists Chris Catalyst and Ben Christo now using Rotos blues. The bands live music remains fresh, exciting and full of new songs despite not having released an album since 1993.

Acclaimed British alternate rock band Echo And The Bunnymen guitarist’s Will Sargeant and Gordy Goudie together with singer/guitarist Ian McCulloch are using a selection of Rotosound strings including the Pure Nickels, Rotos and Super Bronze acoustic strings. Their bassist Stephen Brannan is using Rotosound’s Swing Bass 4 string Roundwound Long Scale RS66LF strings. Commenting on their choice of string band members said ‘we have used Rotosound strings as long as we can remember. Perfectly pure and smooth, the sound is always consistent. We bung them on, give them a quick stretch and off we go. We can’t recall the last time a Rotosound string snapped while playing live, it was probably back in 1982 and that was more like our fault for going at it like madmen!’ Echo And The Bunnymen released their long awaited new album ‘Meteorites’ in May 2014, which will be supported by a national UK headline tour through the summer.

To find out more about Rotosound Strings, hear what they sound like, and to check out a full list of their endorsees visit http://www.rotosound.com/

-Ends

Bookmark and Share

back | top



MusicDish Advertising Network

Mi2N Music PR

All-star Ensemble FLOW Debuts Genre-Defying New Music At Carnegie Hall On Friday October 6, 2017

Wreckshop Nation Releases Big Moe 4 Ever, A Tribute Documentary To A Legendary Southern Hip Hop Artist

Roger D'Arcy Releases New Album 'House Of Heads'

Hybrid Studios Announces Online Mastering Services

Music Entrepreneur Mia A. Irizarry Launches TrendCulprit's "Music As A Business Telesummit" Featuring Renowned Industry Specialists

Iggy Azalea, The Kills, TV On The Radio & The Legendary Wu Tang Clan Confirmed For 1St Off Weekend Festival

Strange Loops Releases Debut EP, New Era



MusicDish*China Song Blast
Promote Your Music Single In China

News Headlines
Mi2N EDITOR'S PICKS
» Coversion, The Sync-Focused Covers Catalog, Launches In North America
» Sampling Techniques For Modern Musicians With Yeuda Ben-Atar
» Universal Music Group Launches Accelerator Engagement Network
» Aneek's Urban Voice To Be Presented In Hollywood
» Global Women's Empowerment Network Launches GWEN Radio And GWEN.Live Website
» Drew Blakeley Announced As VP Of 117 Management
» Soundplate Launch Free Spotify Playlist Submission System
» Rising Singer/Songwriter Julia Michaels To Receive Breakthrough Artist Award At Music Biz 2018 In Nashville
» Out Of This World! The Dawn Of Science Fiction Television Releases For Halloween
» Reservoir Extends Deal With Multi-Platinum, Award-Winning Songwriter-Producer Jamie Hartman


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

Articles
MUSICDISH E-JOURNAL
» Deezer Joins With Esports Team FNATIC For First-Ever Music Partnership
» Most Girls Smell Good Music Promotion Masterclass And Launch Party
» Canadian Singer/Songwriter & Pianist Michael Kaeshammer To Tour China
» SOCAN And Muzooka To Streamline Live Show Reporting For Artists
» Submit Proper Signs Up SRD For Fulfilment
» Harmonica Extraordinaire Sugar Blue Performs In Beijing
» Will One Genre Rule Them All? China's Love Affair With EDM
» China-Based Experimental Rock Soloist HUMANS ETCETERA To Dispatch Intelligent Skeleton
» Career Moves: Live Nation, Warner Music, Capitol Music, Atlantic Records & Allihoopa
» SoundCloud Unveils New Playlist Stat
» Lithuanian Experimental Jazz Comes To China
» Audials Music Zoom Visualizes All The Music In The World

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 © 1997-2017 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.