STRYPER - More Fan-Filmed Video From Anaheim Show Featuring JEFF SCOTT SOTO Posted
February 6, 2013, a year ago
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STRYPER performed a headline show at House Of Blues show in Anaheim, CA on January 26th. During their set the band was joined by vocalists Todd La Torre (QUEENSRŸCHE, CRIMSON GLORY), Tony Harnell (ex-TNT) and Jeff Scott Soto (TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA). More footage from the show has surfaced on YouTube featuring Soto performing the Stryper song 'All For One' and the QUEEN classic 'Tie Your Mother Down' with the band. Check it out below:
Frontiers Records recently signed Stryper to a multi-album deal. The first release due out will be a new re-recorded collection; Second Coming will hit streets on March 22nd in Europe and March 26th in North America. It is now available for pre-order via Amazon using the widget at the bottom of the page
The album features sixteen tracks, including new recordings of fourteen songs from the band’s early years as well as two brand new songs recorded especially for Second Coming, and is produced by Stryper frontman Michael Sweet.
Second Coming tracklisting:
'Loud N’ Clear'
'Soldiers Under Command'
'Makes Me Wanna Sing'
'The Rock That Makes Me Roll'
'To Hell With The Devil'
'Calling On You'
'Sing Along Song'
'More Than A Man'
Bleeding From Inside Out' (new song)
'Blackened' (new song)
Listen to an audio sample of 'Soldiers Under Command' here, and a sample of 'The Rock That Makes Me Roll' at this location.
Sweet recently commented, “We're really excited about this record. The re-recorded songs are sounding awesome… better than the originals in many ways! One word to describe the record? Heavier. We've hooked up with some great people - we've got new management, a great album, a great label. We just feel like everything is coming together, and hopefully some big things are to follow."
Stryper is one of the top Christian rock bands of all time. Comprised of the original line-up of Michael Sweet (vocals/guitar), Oz Fox (guitar), Tim Gaines (bass), and Robert Sweet (drums), Stryper has been rocking since 1984, and is responsible for such '80s metal classic albums as Soldiers Under Command, To Hell With The Devil, In God We Trust and such MTV hit singles/videos as 'Calling On You', 'Free', and 'Honestly'.
After a sabbatical for much of the 1990's, Stryper returned strong in the early 21st century. To date, the band has sold upwards of 8 million records worldwide and is a Dove Award-winner and Grammy nominee. Stryper is the first band to have two songs in MTV’s Top 10 simultaneously.
The band's schedule is currently as follows:
16 - Buenos Aires, Argentina - Teatro Flores
17 - Sao Paulo, Brazil - Carioca Club
16-20 - Fort Lauderdale, FL - Monsters of Rock Cruise