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LOUDNESS - New York City Show Announced
Veteran Japanese metallers LOUDNESS have lined up a rare New York City show
on March 26, 2006 at B.B. King's as part of their 25th Anniversary Tour.
More dates are expected to be announced soon.
LOUDNESS recently released a compilation CD, entitled "The Best of Reunion".
The 14-song set includes one brand-new track, "Jack", alongside previously
released compositions recorded during 2001-2005, featuring the band's original
As previously reported, LOUDNESS have inked a European deal with Drakkar
Records. The group's latest studio album, "Racing", received a European
release on September 26.
"Racing" was released in Japan last November via Tokuma Communications.
LOUDNESS' current lineup consists of the following:
Akira Takasaki â€“ Guitar
Minoru Niihara â€“ Vocals
Masayoshi Yamashita â€“ Bass
Munetaka Higuchi â€“ Drums
The LOUDNESS bandmembers are currently working on separate solo albums,
tentatively due in early 2006.