The Styx guitarist and Night Ranger bassist worked together in Damn Yankees and also their current project Shaw Blades, which is about to release a new album, Influence.
True to its name, the album features 11 covers of their favorite songs including California Dreamin, For What Its Worth and the Yes classic Your Move, which is the first single.
The album hits stores Tuesday (Mar. 6) and will be accompanied with an acoustic tour starting March 16.
Blades says the show will be an intimate affair, so intimate that they are bringing couches on tour with them to make it look like a living room.
He adds: We plan to invite audience members to sit on the sofas during certain songs.
But while the show will be rocking, Blades jokes that it will be a combination of VH-1 Storytellers meets The Smothers Brothers. We plan to tell all our Ted Nugent stories.
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