CHASTAIN singer Leather-based Leone will launch a brand new solo album, “We Are The Chosen”on November 25 by way of steamhammer/VPS. The LP’s lead single, “We Take Again Management”, may be streamed beneath. It marks her from ella first solo materials from ella since her from ella 2018 effort “Leather-based II”.
leone has a mission, and never only recently, however for the reason that starting of her life as an artist. As a thoroughbred musician, as an distinctive steel vocalist, and above all as an unconditionally constructive individual, her message from Ella has at all times been: By no means hand over and keep the way in which you might be! You do not have to look far to search out this encouraging creed on “We Are The Chosen”: It options instantly on the opening observe “We Take Again Management”, and it could be tough to specific her self-confidence and zest for motion extra unequivocally. The music units the course for the entire album, for Leather-based‘s ambitions, and for her future as a dedicated musician. Her constructive lyrics de ella run like a leitmotif by means of the album’s ten songs and create an atmospherically dense arch as much as its programmatic finale “The Glory In The Finish”. A second single will observe on November 4.
Leather-based undeniably counts among the many most charismatic steel vocalists of the previous 4 a long time. She already brought about a sensation within the Nineteen Eighties as frontwoman of CHASTAINthe band of guitar icon David T Chastain. Along with him, leone produced a collection of profitable albums as much as the current day, a few of them for legendary US expertise scout mike varney‘s imprint Shrapnel. She has additionally launched profitable recordings with MALIBU BARBI, SLEDGE/LEATHERamongst others, and as a solo artist.
“We Are The Chosen” have you ever allowed Leather-based to interrupt free from the oppressive state of affairs of the previous two years. leone remembers: “Issues had been going rather well for me simply earlier than the lockdown began, however with the arrival of COVID, all my touring plans needed to be shelved and issues have been threatening to go down the drain. However my good friend and guitarist vinnie tex was completely proper in saying, ‘Now greater than ever! We’ll do every part ourselves!’ The very first quantity we composed for the brand new document was ‘We Take Again Management’which pointed the course for the remainder of the album.”
Amongst different songs featured on the album is “Who Guidelines The World”which is, as Leather-based explains, “a typical instance of my model, a form of retrospective of my total musical life.” As well as, there are a variety of surprises: “Off With Your Head” has the American chanteuse embark on pastures new. leone explains: “This music is certainly one of my absolute favorites.” “Hallowed Floor”which she has devoted to her nice idol Ronnie James Dioadditionally deserves to be talked about.
“I met Ronnie plenty of instances and had great discussions with him,” Leather-based says. “He knew that I first bought into steel because of his music by him and that I owe him heaps.”
“We Are The Chosen” was recorded on the Hertz Studios (BEHEMOTH, VADER, HATE) in Białystok, Poland, with Leather-based Leone and vinnie tex accountable for songwriting and manufacturing. Woitek and Slawek Wieslawski blended and mastered the fabric, and Marcelo Vasco (slayer, KREATOR, WILL) contributed the quilt paintings.
Leather-based and vinnie tex have invested vitality and keenness in each final element of their new steel anthems, so it comes as no shock that leone sums up her newest providing as follows: “To me, ‘We Are The Chosen’ is a labor of affection and I am extremely happy with it.”
01. We Take Again Management 4:49
02. At all times Been Evil 4:06
03. shadows 4:08
04. Off With Your Head 5:17
05. We Are The Chosen 5:27
06. tyrants 4:29
07. hallowed floor 6:56
08. Darkish Days 3:41
09. Who Guidelines The World 5:09
10. The Glory In The Finish 3:26
the Leather-based-fronted model of CHASTAIN recorded 5 CDs within the mid-to-late Nineteen Eighties: 1985’s “Thriller Of Phantasm”1986’s “Ruler Of The Wasteland”1987’s “The seventh Of By no means”1988’s “The Voice Of The Cult” and 1990’s “For These Who Dare”. After the “For These Who Dare” tour, David Chastain and Leather-based amicably went their separate methods however stored in contact over time earlier than reuniting in 2013.
Leather-based launched one solo album, “Shock Waves”, in 1989, earlier than taking a two-decade break from the music scene. In a 2015 interview with MusicLifeMagazine.internet, she stated: “For 20 years I bought into animal medication and animal rescue I bought into pitbull rescue which completely blew my thoughts and took my breath away. However I went away from music as a result of it was so irritating for me. Some folks have stated that I simply gave up and that these types of feedback actually dug into me however perhaps it appears to outsiders that I did.”
Leather-based in 2012 launched the debut album from her SLEDGE LEATHER challenge, “Think about Me Alive”. The CD was impressed in 2010 when Leather-based referred to as sandy sledge to collaborate on the Ronnie James Dio tracks “egyptian” for a demo tribute recording. As a result of overwhelming response for extra materials, SLEDGE LEATHER was born and carried out at Germany’s Preserve It True competition in April 2011.