unrelenting wall of modern melodic metal and hard rock known as North
Dakota based band Phoenix Rising emerges as a stand alone music
an attention to the art of songwriting, Phoenix Rising blends their
brand of soaring choruses from vocalist Warren Weston, the dual
harmonized guitar attack of Tony Brandvold and T. Brady, backed by
the aggression of drummer Zach Eyl, creating a sound setting them
apart from the scene.
of seasoned and talented musicians, the band was formed in the midst
of a North Dakota treatment center by vocalist Warren Weston and
guitarist Tony Brandvold. While there, they began writing what was to
be the debut album 'Revelations'.
next enlisted Brandvold's cousin Zach on drums with his fresh and
unpredictable sound to
fuel the bands metal backbone. They then entered Untouchable
Productions Studio in Grand Forks, ND to record the album
'Revelations'. Independently Released in Jan 2012, 'Revelations'
soon found rotation on the airwaves of Grand Forks radio station
KJ108, garnering the band an ever growing base of fans. With songs
such as "Dreamcatcher", "Free For Love",
"Streamlined", and fan favorite “Kicking Stones”
knocking at radio's doors, they continue to work the album through
live dates and tireless promotion.
mid 2012 the band brought in lead guitarist and songwriter T. Brady
permanently for the next phase of live dates, writing, and recording.
next album currently being written and aptly titled 'Immortality'
sees the band scheduled to record through the end of 2012 with a
projected release date in early 2013.
rock solid line-up comprised of talent, passion, and angst. Phoenix
Rising present a killer live show for the hard rock and metal fan of
all ages. With balls to the wall metal and radio friendly singles, a
perfect storm of musicians has been formed in that of the band
Summer single 'Drag Me Down (2012 Mix) by Wretched Hive
Introducing new lead vocalist, Corey Jezierski aka MC1980. WH will be releasing various singles while in process of recording new album to be released in Late Fall 2012.
Jeff Carlson has been involved with music the majority of his life, since the age of 14. Growing up in the Mid-West, he cut his teeth by playing clubs everywhere from Springfield, Missouri to Billings, Montana. Jeff finally decided to move to Las Vegas, and form an original act, called-Liquid Skye, eventually opening for Slash's Snakepit, Joan Jett, and U.F.O. featuring Jason Bonham on drums, all at Mandalay Bay's House Of Blues. After many years in Vegas, Liquid Skye broke up, and Jeff relocated to Tucson,Arizona and formed The Jeff Carlson Band.
The new band has been gigging around Tuscon, headlining and opening for national acts. Jeff is currently writing new songs and will have a new album in the near future.
Be sure to check out their music here: The Jeff Carlson Band website