JEFF SCOTT SOTO CONTINUES WORK ON UPCOMING ALBUMS:
April 5, 2008
Jeff Scott Soto just wrapping up a successful European tour sponsoring & presenting Brazilian newbies Tempestt, Jeff is now headed back to Florida to continue work with on the upcoming Trans Siberian Orchestra album, Night Castle.
Last weekend of April, Jeff will head up to the Tri-State area for a few shows with the great Scrap Metal project which includes the Nelsons & Mark Slaughter with Simon Kirke of Bad Co & Jimi Jamison of Survivor pencilled to be included.
From there, Jeff will head back to the UK to prepare for a few corporate shows in Seattle, WA with the White Sox band, a band featuring Spike Edney & Jamie Moses of Queen, Alan White of Yes.
Immediately from Seattle, Jeff heads back down to Brazil for 2 weeks of dates, reuniting with Tempestt as his backing band, revisiting the Queen tribute show. There has been a demand for this worldwide since Jeff released the 2003 Queen Convention DVD but other interests have taken precedence until now which will meet the request for the all Queen set. The 2nd half of the dates will be joined by Jimi Jamison of Survivor doing all his best known hits.
Directly from Brazil, Jeff heads back to Sweden for a 2 song appearance with guitar former Scorpions guitar legend, Uli Jon Roth at the Sweden Rock Festival the 1st weekend of June, Jeff has appeared with Uli & his masterclass showcase Sky Academy for the past 2 years in Los Angeles & will again join Uli & his band onstage again.
In the meantime, an update on the yet to be titled new JSS release, the album is being mastered & a major marketing campaign has been constructed for it’s launch. The working release month is mid September, just before Jeff & band are to appear at the UK’s premier melodic rock festival, Firefest along with Firehouse, Tyketto & the return of other former Journey singer, Steve Augeri reuniting with Tall Stories. The Firefest performance will include an extensive selection of new & past JSS oriented material as well is planned to be filmed for a DVD release early 2009. The DVD is set to include an amazing assortment of bonuses like the new album, videos & other promotional materials for the upcoming CD that will be specially priced as a media package loaded with goodies.
Courtesy of www.jeffscottsoto.com