THE CONTORTIONIST guitarist Robby Baca and GuitarWorld.com recently sat down for an exclusive, in-depth interview regarding imminent in-studio and recording plans for the band’s upcoming, currently untitled sophomore release. The band is set to begin recording at Audio Hammer Studios in Orlando, Florida with Jason Suecof and Eyal Levi (August Burns Red, The Black Dahlia Murder) in February. The new album is tentatively set to be released with GOOD FIGHT MUSIC in late spring/early summer 2012. Head to GuitarWorld.com right now to read about the new plans, as well as details on the band’s writing process, current influences, and more!
The interview also discusses the band’s recently announced their new endorsement with IBANEZ and how their new guitars and basses will be incorporated into the new album. IBANEZ is widely regarded as one of today’s highest quality performance gear companies in the world, boasting a remarkable endorsee roster of some of today’s top guitarists including Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, and Paul Gilbert, just to name a few.
THE CONTORTIONIST released a picture-disc LP version of their debut album Exoplanet in the fall. A download card of Exoplanet will be included with each copy. Fans can purchase the LP at iTunes and MerchNow. THE CONTORTIONIST released all other versions of Exoplanet with GOOD FIGHT MUSIC on August 31st, 2010. Purchase your copy of Exoplanet now at Amazon.com, or on iTunes!
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