Saturday, September 18, 2004

THE TAK MATSUMOTO GROUP - Now At Frontiers Records

Frontiers Records is pleased to announce the European release for the hard rock revelation band of 2004 THE TAK MATSUMOTO GROUP – TMG for November the 8th 2004 ! TMG is a group founded by guitarist, songwriter and producer Tak Matsumoto, an artist who earned an enormous fame in his mother land playing with the band B’Z.  The B'Z have sold over 80 million units in Japan alone, making them Japan’s biggest selling rock band in history. In late 2003 he formulated a new band venture billed as TMG - Tak Matsumoto Group: a collaboration featuring the Night Ranger and Damn Yankees bassist Jack Blades and ex-Mr. Big vocalist Eric Martin. Drums on the album were performed by ex-Foreigner, Slash's Snakepit and Pride & Glory man Brian Tichy and Lenny Kravitz drummer Cindy Blackman, with Chris Frazier taking over for live work.

Tracklisting of the European release will be as follows: Oh Japan - Our Time Is Now (click to hear an mp3 sample); Everything Passes Away (click to hear an mp3 sample); Kings For A Day;  I Know You By Heart; I Wish You Were Here (click to hear an mp3 sample); The Greatest Show On Earth; Signs Of Life; Red, White And Bullet Blues; Trapped; My Alibi; Wonderland; Train, Train; Two Of A Kind; Never Good-Bye.