AFM Records has announced the signing of Alex Beyrodt's VOODOO CIRCLE.
Alex is well known throughout the rock and metal scene as the mastermind of SILENT FORCE, former guitarist of SINNER and tour guitarist of PRIMAL FEAR. His exceptional compositions and instrumental skills secured him highest respect from other musicians and a strong worldwide fan base. In Japan, where quality is still the most important aspect when it comes to music, he is hailed as a "guitar hero" and fills the venues.
According to a press release, "Alex chose to walk in huge footsteps with VOODOO CIRCLE, because the immense impact and influence that bands like RAINBOW and DEEP PURPLE had are undeniable. But if there is just one German musician who can fill this big boots and arouse with new energy, we definitely talk about Alex Beyrodt."
VOODOO CIRCLE is:
Alex Beyrodt (SILENT FORCE, ex-SINNER) - guitar
David Readman (PINK CREAM 69) - vocals
Mat Sinner (SINNER, PRIMAL FEAR) - bass
Mel Gaynor (SIMPLE MINDS, GARY MOORE BRIAN MAY) - drums
Jimmy Kresic - keyboards
Guest appearances on the album:
Doogie White (RAINBOW, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN)
Rudi Sarzo (OZZY, DIO, WHITESNAKE)
Norifumu Shima (CONCERTO MOON)
Richard Andersson (MAJESTICM SPACE ODYSSEY)
VOODOO CIRCLE's self-titled debut album will be released on December 4.
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