Alice Cooper Drummer GLEN SOBEL Posts 2011 World Tour Video Recap
Alice Cooper drummer Glen Sobel (whose credits also include Vivian Campbell, Sixx: A.M., Paul Gilbert and Impellitteri) recorded drum tracks for 9 songs over the weekend for Villains De Vaudeville, the new band project fronted by Kenny Kweens (Shake the Faith, L.A. Guns).
Sobel and Kweens last collaborated in the Warner Bros. act Beautiful Creatures whose line-up also included current Guns N’ Roses and SIXX: A.M. guitarist DJ Ashba as well as Joe Leste (Bang Tango) and Anthony Focx (‘Wayne’s World’).
The tracks were recorded at Silver Cloud Studios in Redondo Beach, CA by Joe Floyd (Bruce Dickinson, Rob Halford) and are expected to be released this summer.
Make sure to check out some kickass footage of Glen performing “Hot For Teacher” drum cover at Drum Daze 2010 below!
In related news, Sobel will once again be hitting the road with Alice Cooper who is set to open for Iron Maiden’s ‘Maiden England 2012’ tour through July 21, with more dates to be announced soon. Confirmed shows are:
- 21 – Charlotte, NC – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
- 23 – Atlanta, GA – Aarons Amphitheatre
- 26 – Boston, MA – Comcast Center
- 27 – Wantagh, NY – Jones Beach
- 29 – Philadelphia, PI – Susquehanna Bank Center
- 30 – Washington, DC – Jiffy Lube Live
- 02 – Newark, NJ – Prudential Center
- 05 – Chicago, IL – First Midwest Bank
- 08 – Quebec, QC – Colisee Pepsi Arena
- 11 – Montreal, QC – Bell Center
- 13 – Toronto, ON – Molson Amphitheatre
- 14 – Sarnia, ON – Bayfest
- 16 – Buffalo, NY – Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
- 18 – Detroit, MI – DTE Music Theatre
- 19 – Indianapolis, IN – Klipsch Music Centre
Glen Sobel online: www.glensobel.com
‘Drum Daze Festival’ footage: