Hands Without Shadows 2 - Voices - release date 2009This album is available exclusively by digital download. After purchasing we will e mail you a link to download your album. Only entire albums are available, not single songs. Thanks!
Without Shadows 2 - Voices” is an all vocal album of amazing renditions of
some of Michael’s all time favorite songs and artists. The album begins
with “Tribute to Dimebag.” This version is so intense and ferocious,
you would think that Dime himself played the rhythm guitar tracks.
Michael adds his signature lead guitar playing to every song making
these renditions truly unique and all his own. Drummer Joe
Babiak performed on the entire record as well as new comer Warren Dunlevy,
Jr. on vocals. Warren is a truly great singer. When you listen to the
record it is hard to imagine that just one singer sang all of the songs.
Warren’s voice seems to change to sound like a completely different
singer on each song. Some of his vocal highlights are “Symphony of
Destruction” where you would swear that Dave Mustaine was singing, or
“EVH” where Warren really captures the essence of David Lee Roth. What
Michael does on the arrangements is seamlessly weave many different
songs of each Artist into one cohesive and unified track. These are like
“MAB style Mashups!” Special
guests on “HWS 2 - Voices” include “Creed” and “Alter Bridge” guitarist
Mark Tremonti, “UFO” guitarist Vinnie Moore, solo artist George Bellas,
“Exit the Ride” guitarist Bill Peck and “DSG”guitarist David Shankle. Michael
has 3 Shrapnel Records alumni on this album. MAB, Vinnie Moore and George
Bellas have all been on records released by Shrapnel and all 3 of them
are featured on the song ”Symphony of Destruction!” Triple the
virtuosity on one track! Michael has also added, as a bonus track, an instrumental song with solos performed by members of the MAB Forum! MAB
Forum member Maxwell Carlisle wrote and recorded the track. “I feel
that this is a great way to get the fans involved as well as feature new
guitar talent” quotes MAB. Michael performs the ending solo on the
song. A sincere thanks to Max and all of the MAB Forum members and MAB
Forum “shredders” that are on the track.
Track listing in order: 1. Dial in that Frequency 2. Tribute to Dimebag 3. Clapton is God 4. Metallica Rules (featuring Mark Tremonti and Bill Peck) 5. EVH 6. Symphony of Destruction (featuring Vinnie Moore and George Bellas) 7. For Jimi: All Along the Watchtower 8. Tribute to Randy 2: You Can’t Kill Rock and Roll 9. On The Double (featuring David Shankle) 10. MAB Forum Shreddathon (featuring over a dozen MAB Forum Members)