When did AB III by Alter Bridge come out?
AB III is the third studio album by the rock band Alter Bridge, released on October 8, 2010.
Who are the band members of Alter Bridge?
The subtle finger-picked Tremonti part in the verses (Myles’ favourite playing of his on the album apparenlt) is powered by an upbeat rhythm from drummer Scott ‘Flip’ Phillips and bassist Brian Marshall. However, Kennedy’s poignant reflective lyrics begin to throw a melancholic shadow over proceedings.
What kind of music does AB III have?
AB III, initially described by the band as being very dark, heavy, and dynamic, is lyrically a very dark record and a radical departure from the band’s first two albums, One Day Remains (2004) and Blackbird (2007), in terms of subject matter.
When did AB III come out in Australia?
On October 6, the band announced that the album is scheduled for a North American release on November 9, 2010 on their own label, Alter Bridge Recordings, a subsidiary of Capitol Records. AB III was first released in Australia three years to the day after their previous album on October 8, 2010.
What kind of music does Alter Bridge play?
On their first record for metal giant Roadrunner Records, Alter Bridge continue to walk the line between plaintive post-grunge and biting hard rock, effortlessly drifting back and forth between the two to make AB III their moodiest record yet.
What are the main themes of Alter Bridge?
It is a loose concept album, a first for Alter Bridge, about a character “desperately struggling to find their place in a world steeped in doubt and emptiness”, whereas the other two Alter Bridge records primarily focus on themes of “hope and perseverance in the face of adversity”.