JOHN SYKES: Signs With Golden Robot Records; Long Awaited Solo Album Out In 2019
Golden Robot Records has signed guitar legend and songwriter John Sykes.
John Sykes is an English rock guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter who has played with STREET-FIGHTER, TYGERS OF PAN TANG, JOHN SLOMAN’s BADLANDS, THIN LIZZY, WHITESNAKE, and BLUE MURDER. Sykes co-wrote the majority of the songs on WHITESNAKES’s 1987 self-titled album with David Coverdale. John is also a successful solo artist releasing five solo and live albums ranging from the critically acclaimed “Nuclear Cowboy” to “Loveland”.
He has had an incredible career starting with TYGERS OF PAN TANG where he released four albums, including “Crazy Nights”. He enjoyed short stints in BADLANDS and STREETFIGHTER before joining THIN LIZZY and featuring on “Thunder and Lightning”, which was the band’s 12th studio album and hit number four on the UK charts.
Over the past few years, John has played on numerous albums and released his own albums. His latest record is yet to be titled and will be coming out on GRR in 2019.
The CD will reportedly features guest appearances by the following musicians:
Josh Freese (WEEZER, A PERFECT CIRCLE, GUNS N’ ROSES, DEVO): Drums
Tony Franklin (THE FIRM): Bass
Chris Chaney (JANE’S ADDICTION): Bass
Jamie Muhoberac (THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS, FLEETWOOD MAC, THE ROLLING STONES): Keyboards
More info: facebook.com/JohnSykesMusic