With the release of their debut album, Keep Telling Myself It’s Alright coming on April 8th, ASHES dIVIDE have released a widget that features the brand new video for “The Stone.” The clip was directed by PR Brown who is known for his work with Smashing Pumpkins and Death Cab For Cutie among many others.
ASHES dIVIDE will be taking the stage on Saturday May 17th, 2008, at the Rock On The Range Music Festival, in Columbus, Ohio.
The first cluster of interviews between Matt Pinfield and ASHES dIVIDE leader Billy Howerdel are now available on theASHES dIVIDE YouTube channel . Howerdel goes into detail about his musical upbringing, recording with A Perfect Circle, the formation of his touring band, working with drummer extraordinaire Josh Freese and the inspiration behind the song “Enemies.” The guitarist/vocalist is best known as a co-founder of A Perfect Circle along with Maynard Keenan of Tool. ASHES dIVIDE will continue to add clips from the Pinfield interview in the coming weeks. Their debut album, Keep Telling Myself It’s Alright, will now be released on April 8th through Island Records.
How Billy got into music:
Recording with A Perfect Circle:
Working with Josh Freese:
Talking about the song “Enemies”:
Getting the touring line-up together:
ASHES dIVIDE, the new band fronted by A Perfect Circle co-founder Billy Howerdel, have just released their debut single, “The Stone.” The response has been phenomenal with the track reaching the #1 and #2 “most added” slots on Alternative and Active Rock radio formats respectively! The band is getting set to release their debut album, Keep Telling Myself It’s Alright, on March 18th through Island Records.
Matt Pinfield recently sat down with Howerdel to discuss the new project:
For more info, check the Ashes Divide myspace page!