GENERATION RADIO (previously THE RISE ABOVE),a brand new rock group centered across the mixed abilities of Jay DeMarcus and Jason Scheff, will launch its self-titled debut album on August 5 through Frontiers Music Srl. Two-time Grammy Award-winning bassist Demarcus of the massively widespread nation act RASCAL FLATTS and Scheff, who was lead vocalist and bass participant for the multi-platinum band CHICAGO for over 30 years, are joined by drummer/vocalist Deen Castronovo (JOURNEY, REVOLUTION SAINTS),guitarist Chris Rodriguez and guitarist Tom Yankton in GENERATION RADIO.
The official music video for the primary single from the LP, “Why Are You Calling Me Now?”, will be seen beneath.
Followers of basic AOR within the model of JOURNEY and CHICAGO are going to completely lose their minds after they hear GENERATION RADIO‘s beautiful debut.
To start with of 2020, GENERATION RADIO got here along with the intent to type a band with a objective — to deliver basic Nineteen Eighties rock again to life.
“This music is the very best of all of us,” says Demarcus. “Everybody on this band sings and contributes in an enormous means. Jason will not be solely one in every of my greatest pals, however he’s additionally one in every of my all-time favourite singers, and his performances on this file are stellar. Deen is among the many highest drummers on the earth, however he’s additionally a world-class singer. The truth is, I am satisfied JOURNEY heard him with us, and instantly needed him again within the band! I am kidding, after all, however we have been lucky to have him on this ‘journey.’ Lastly, Chris and Yankton are veterans and a few of my favourite musicians and singers. Chris and I am going again to our early days collectively in Christian music. It’s a true honor to make music with individuals who you respect a lot and maintain in such excessive regard.”
Scheff provides: “My accomplice Jay [DeMarcus] had the thought to fuse RASCAL FLATTS with JOURNEY and CHICAGO, so that is what we did. Jay had a number of songs through the years that he’d co-written, exhibiting all his influences. There was no shock he listened to a variety of JOURNEY and CHICAGO! These songs turned the catalyst for the band and we rounded it out with some songs written particularly for the album that have been in step with that theme. There isn’t any different technique to put it apart from once you hearken to this file you’ll hear a gorgeous mix of RASCAL FLATTS meets JOURNEY meets CHICAGO, to not point out having the very best of the very best within the manufacturing, recording, and mastering division. A workforce of all present hitmakers.”
“Technology Radio” observe itemizing:
01. Why Are You Calling Me Now?
03. All Evening To Get There
04. I Hope You Discover It
05. Time To Let It Go
06. Lights Go Out In Paradise
07. Do not Go
09. Something However Us
10. Ready On Your Sunshine
11. Lastly Bought It Proper