RELEASE DATE: 29/06/2018
Von Baltzer - Cultural Daze
Von Baltzer's "Cultural Daze" has everything for the classic AOR rock fans wrapped up in a modernized production by Von Baltzer and a first class vintage rock mix by Swedish producer Magnus Johansson. While each song captures remnants of the 80s & 90s best rock artists from Asia, Bon Jovi, Boston, Toto & a musical hints of Yes, Von Baltzer clearly has a unique style and an individual sound, while still appealing to fans of Bad English, Journey & Rainbow alike. "Cultural Daze" comprises of 10 memorable heart felt rock tracks, a must for classic rock radio DJs and fans worldwide with some of the most amazing performances by rock's first class musicianship from across Europe! Produced by Von Baltzer, this impressive debut album now delivers this memorable 'back to the roots' melodic classic rock debut album with 10 songs co-written by guitarist Christian Kjellström (Atlantis, RockXPress) and Erik Palmqvist (Pork from Cork Ireland, Mickey Slim Band). Music & lyrics by vocalist Ian Parry (Rock Emporium, Consortium Project, Elegy, Ayreon). Drummer Magnus Jacobson (Miss Behaviour, Claes Yngström) completes the band's line-up. Per Ramsby (Tribute, Foundation) guests on keyboards. "Cultural Daze" addresses recent issues in the world media and is a view of life in a multi cultural society. A heartfelt search for a way forward during these turbulent times influencing our lives and what lies ahead for society in the future.