International News

May 11, 2017

Steel Orchestra Pan Rocks joins forces with members of KISS, L.A. Guns, Mr. Big and Jane's Addiction for upcoming recording


USA - The 50-piece steel drum orchestra, Pan Rocks, is set to go into the studio this month to record a 6-song EP in Los Angeles. Created by internationally renowned steelpannist, Tracy Thornton, the ensemble is comprised of steel pan drummers from all over the world. Thornton has tapped drummer Matt Starr (Mr. Big, Ace Frehley) to produce the forthcoming release. “I’m grateful to have the opportunity to help Tracy to realize his vision for this amazing project.” says Starr. “There’s nothing like this in the world and this is just the beginning for this unique blend of steelpan drumming and rock and roll.”

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