TARJA Bassist KEVIN CHOWN Releases ‘We Light The Way’ Video
May 14, 2013, a year ago
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LA-based bassist Kevin Chown (TARJA TURUNEN, BOMBASTIC MEATBATS) has posted a promotional video for the title track off his Light The Way EP, which was released digitally on May 8. The clip was filmed and edited by Dalen Muster. ‘We Light The Way’ features the talents of female lead vocalist Angel Travis, with additional vocals from Chown, as well as contributions from guitarist Jeff Kollman (Bombastic Meatbats, COSMOSQUAD, GLENN HUGHES), drummer Jono Brown, and Marian Tomas Griffin on backing vocals.
Light The Way, which was recorded and mixed by Kevin Chown at The Groove Bubble, Sherman Oaks, CA, with additional production by long-time friends Jono Brown and Jeff Kollman taking place at World of Mouth Recording, Agoura CA, features Chown on bass, cello and lead vocals on the opening cut ‘Alive’, Kollman and Jeffery Marshall on guitars, drummers Adam Gust and Jono Brown, and Marian Tomas Griffin on backing vocals as well as co-lyrics on ‘Ties That Bind’ from Chown's former TILES band mate, Chris Herin. Physical copies of Light The Way, all personalized by Chown, will be available from KevinChown.com starting May 21st.
Chown is currently recuperating at his Los Angeles area home after undergoing brain surgery for epilepy May 2nd at USC Medical Center. A special video message from Kevin, recorded only five days after surgery, can be viewed below or on the Kevin Chown GoFundMe.com page at which so far has raised almost 25,000 dollars in contributions to help offset Chown's considerable out-of-pocket expenses form his recent medical procedures.