Shinedown are catching a bit of a breather at the moment, but singer Brent Smith and guitarist Zach Myers of the always generous band are filling the time by giving fans not one but two collection of acoustic covers. Here, Loudwire is proud to exclusively bring you the video for their rendition of Bon Jovi's 'Wanted Dead or Alive' (watch above).
Shinedown's Brent Smith and Zach Myers recently stepped out from the comfort of their band to record a number of cover songs for the '(Acoustic Sessions)' EP. Smith recently spoke with 'Loudwire Reloaded' host Sandman about the fan-driven project and also dropped some interesting details about what's next for Shinedown.
Check out the chat below and listen to 'Loudwire Reloaded' this weekend to he
The cover song is a big part of many band's repertoire and Shinedown's Brent Smith and Zach Myers recently teamed up to lay down several acoustic covers of their favorite songs. The result is a new EP titled '(Acoustic Sessions)' that will be released under the moniker Smith + Myers via iTunes and at all digital retailers on Jan. 28.
I am kind of the, "fitness girl" here at GRD... mainly because I am the only one who does anything besides drink beer and rock out... I am a runner I normally get in about 40 to 50 miles a week on average. Because of this I found this story about Shinedown's lead singer, Brent Smith; extremely interesting...
Shinedown took over The Orbit Room in Grand Rapids this past Saturday (April 14) for a sold out show. The band is currently headlining the 2012 Avalanche Tour with Adelitas Way and Art of Dying as support. Shinedown frontman Brent Smith sat down with me on their tour bus to discuss their latest album, Amaryllis, the mentality of today's music consumers, handling rock fame and more.