SLEDGE LEATHER, the new project featuring featuring former CHASTAIN singer Leather Leone, has been confirmed for the Keep It True XIV festival, set to take place April 29-30, 2011 at Tauberfrankenhalle in Lauda-Königshofen, Germany. Leather will be joined in the new band joined by MALIBU BARBI drummer Sandy Sledge, bassist Betze Stephens and guitarist Brent Baugh on guitar. The setlist will contain a lot of CHASTAIN classics, songs from her solo album and brand new songs.
Keep It True XIV festival billing:
AGENT STEEL (USA)
CRIMSON GLORY (USA)
VICIOUS RUMORS (USA)
SLEDGE LEATHER (USA)
BROCAS HELM (USA)
DEATH DEALER (CAN)
SLAUTER XSTROYES (USA)
DAMIEN THORNE (USA)
SIGN OF THE JACKAL (ITA)
For more information, visit www.keep-it-true.de.
Leather Leone recorded a cover version of the DIO classic "Egypt (The Chains Are On)" as a tribute to Ronnie James Dio in October 2010 at the Freedom Studio in Los Angeles, California. This demo recording, which can be heard in the YouTube clip below, features the following musicians:
* Leather Leone (CHASTAIN, MALIBU BARBI, RUDE GIRL) - Vocals
* Sandy Sledge (ALLISON CHAINS, WEAPONSVAN, WARBRIDE, MALIBU BARBI, RUDE GIRL) - Drums
* Brett Baugh - Guitar
* Ben Getting - Bass
Mark Lewis of RockOverAmerica.com conducted an interview with Leather Leone in July 2010. You can listen to the chat at this location.