Thriving on Chaos - Press Release
The Hollywood Monsters release their third album entitled; "Thriving On Chaos" with Vinny Appice, Glen Drover, Greg Godovitz, Tommy Denander, Steph Honde, Danko Jones, Ronnie Robson, Jim Crean, Don Airey, Fred Mika, Alexis Von Kraven, and the late, great Ted McKenna.
This 12 track album is to be released on December 20, 2019 on the Musik Records and Voice Music labels (Brazil).
The album was written and recorded over 14 months, after French songwriter/guitarist/vocalist Steph Honde enlisted Canadian session bassist Ronnie Robson as a partner for the new Hollywood Monsters project. During the recording process they once again invited various international recognized musicians to perform on this 12 track album, everyone involved collaborating via file sharing.
Thriving On Chaos consists of eight originals and three cover songs, adding an exciting original bonus track in the eleventh hour.
Upon the albums launch, the Hollywood Monsters plan to release three separate videos for the albums launch - a social media marketing video, a studio/drum/recording video and a lyric video.
The Hollywood Monsters are:
Vinny Appice - drums
Steph Honde - vocals, guitars, keyboards, bass
Ronnie Robson - bass
Guest musicians are:
Don Airey - hammond solo "Scream Looking For A Mouth".
Ted McKenna - drums on "Running Up Hill".
Jim Crean - backing vocals on "I Don't Need No Doctor".
Tommy Denander - lead guitar on "Drop Dead (That's Who)".
Greg Godovitz - vocals on "Drop Dead (That's Who)".
Fred Mika - drums on "Fortune Teller".
Danko Jones - vocals on "Cold Sweat".
Glen Drover - lead guitar on "I'm The Best You Can Get".
Alexis Von Kraven - drums on "I'm The Best You Can Get".
The Hollywood Monster talent base, with curriculum vitae can be found at : https://www.hollywoodmonstersmusic.com/talent
The album features the late Ted McKenna (Rory Gallagher, Michael Schenker Group). on drums for the song; "Running Up Hill". Steph Honde approached Ted a few years back to record a demo for another song, which was never released. Another song was written around Ted's drum track and added to the album, after Ted's unexpected death. This was done to pay tribute and respect to Ted's amazing career.
Thriving On Chaos was mixed and produced by Steph Honde and Ronnie Robson, mastered by Tommy Denander - who has worked with; Michael Jackson, Jeff Beck, Deep Purple, Rob Zombie, Paul Stanley, and Alice Cooper.
Please see the EPK, with current song examples at https://www.hollywoodmonstersmusic.com/epk
For further information or interview inquiries, please contact Ronnie Robson at or by cell at; 416-616-5549 (country code +1).
We appreciate your time and assistance in getting the word out, and we thank you all once again.
Steph Honde and Ronnie Robson
Wiki history for the Hollywood Monsters at: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hollywood_Monsters_(band)