Michael Monroe Announces North American ‘Sensory Overdrive’ Release Date
July 26, 2011
Iconic rock front man, Michael Monroe, will release his new CD ‘Sensory Overdrive’ in the U.S and Canada on August 23rd on Spinefarm/Universal.
The new CD from the former front man of the influential band Hanoi Rocks was produced by legendary producer Jack Douglas ( Aerosmith, John Lennon, Cheap Trick). The CD also features guest performances from country star Lucinda Williams and Motorhead front man Lemmy. The first single and video from Sensory Overdrive is the track “78”. The video will have its world premiere on AOL on August 1st.
In support of the CD, Michael will head out September 30th on a 16 date U.S and Canadian tour with his all star band featuring guitarists Steve Conte (New York Dolls) and Dregen (Hellacopters, Backyard Babies), bassist Sami Yaffa (Hanoi Rocks, New York Dolls, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts), and drummer Karl Rockfist (Danzig).
Following the U.S run, the band will head to Japan for the V Rock festival to be followed by shows in Michael’s home country of Finland. The band will then end 2011 with a run of shows in the U.K co-headlining with Wednesday 13. A full list of tour dates can be found at www.michaelmonroe.com.