Following 8 years playing lead guitar for Guns N’ Roses, guitarist, songwriter, singer, and multi instrumentalist Ron ‘Bumblefoot’ Thal is putting final touches on his next Bumblefoot album, and is eager to give everyone a preview. Known as being one of the most fan-friendly artists out there, he’s calling on fans and friends to all sing together on the songs. Thal will be hosting a listening party Friday December 12th at the newly opened Good Room in Greenpoint Brooklyn. He will be giving fans a first listen to songs from his eagerly anticipated upcoming album and those in attendance will be featured singers on the new release. The full details are below:
WHEN: 8:30PM, Friday December 12th, 2014
WHERE: the newly opened Good Room in Greenpoint Brooklyn
98 Meserole Ave. Greenpoint, NY 11222
(b/t Lorimer St & Manhattan Ave)
ELIGIBILITY: You must be 21 & over in age (bring your ID!), be able to travel to the event, and agree to sing together with the full audience.
WHAT YOU GET: In return for participating in the event… 1) digital copy of the album prior to its planned Feb 24th, 2015 release via e-mail. 2) Your name will be included as a backing vocalist in album credits. *Credits may not always appear in connection with the album, some distributors and stores may omit album details by their own choice.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE: Email email@example.com and include the following in the email’s text: 1) your name, as you would like it to appear in credits. 2) preferred email address, for us to send you a download link for the album. *Only one email submission per person.
SELECTION: The first 100 people that reach out will be contacted by email, on or before Friday December 5th, 2014. *If you don’t receive the confirmation email, that means the slots are filled up.
ARRIVAL: Arrive at 8:30PM, Friday December 12th, 2014. Show your ID at the door, give your name that you emailed to us, we’ll confirm on our list, head upstairs and enjoy the night. *Any ‘no shows’ on our list will not receive the album & credit.
WHAT WILL HAPPEN: Bumblefoot will play a recording of a song from the album, he and the audience will chat a bit, then he’ll show how the vocal part goes, give it a “Ready? 1, 2, 3…” and everyone will sing the part together while it’s recorded, audio & video. We’ll do it a few times, then do the next song. We’ll be done on or before 11pm.
LEGAL STUFF: Blech, vibe kill… By participating in the event, you agree that any audio and video from the event will be fully owned by Bumblefoot, you waive all rights and claims, you accept the album credits and advance copy of the album as full compensation.
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