That Rock Guy rolls into 2019 with a preview of his killer new single "One Shot In A Million", the third single from the sensational debut album "Nothin' To Lose" released on the AOR HEAVEN label. Continuing the rich vein of super catchy melodic hard rock, "One Shot In A Million" is a tribute to everyone giving it all to follow their dreams - which is all of us. Check out the preview below:
In readiness for That Rock Guy's debut album release "Nothin' To Lose" on June 30, 2017 on the AOR Heaven record label, the official album promo video has been released, featuring previews of 8 songs from the album, including Through The Night, Superstar, One Shot In A Million and the title track Nothin' To Lose.
The hard work in the studio is done and the debut album from That Rock Guy titled 'Nothin' To Lose' will be released worldwide on 30th June 2017 on AOR Heaven Records.
With the mixing being completed at Wisseloord Studios in Holland by Erik Wiss, the tracks were sent to mastering guru Thomas 'Plec' Johansson at The Panic Room in Sweden for the final polish before the album hits the stores.
We asked That Rock Guy for his thoughts on the album. "I'm really a lucky guy", he said. "Collaborating with people like Erik Wiss, Paul Kaiser, Scott Semmler, Alex Cozzoli and Marcin Palider is such an honor. These guys are fantastic t...
That Rock Guy has been busy over the last few months. His debut album 'Nothin' To Lose' is being mixed at Wisseloord Studios in the Netherlands, we caught up with him to ask how it all went down.
There are a lot of mix engineers in today's market, so what drove the decision to mix with Erik Wiss?
Well, I'd spoken to the label about the mix and we'd looked at a few different options. They wanted to go with Erik Mårtensson from the hard rock band 'Eclipse', and Chris Laney in Sweden was also an option. We also looked at Alessandro del Vecchio in Italy who had just finished the new 'Lionville' record which is just a great pi...
That Rock Guy is excited to announce that guitar virtuoso Paul Kaiser, best known for his work as the principal protagonist with 'Kaiser and the Machines of Creation', will be featured on the new track 'Your Dreams' to be released on the upcoming album 'Nothin' To Lose'. on label AOR Heaven.
We sat down with That Rock Guy to get the lowdown:
How did this collaboration become a reality?
"When I was a young guitarist back in Adelaide I used to go and see all the big bands that were making a name for themselves on the scene. Bands like Teaze and the Zep Boys, who recently performed a hard rocking collaboration with the Austra...
That Rock Guy is pleased to announce the latest collaboration with bass virtuoso Marcin Palider from Europe. "Marcin recorded the bass tracks for the new single "Through The Night" and he was just a pleasure to work with during the entire project. He is the ultimate professional. We were so impressed with his skills and work ethic that we asked him to lay down the tracks for the second single to be released in 4 weeks' time. There's interest to work together again in the future on the album release too".
Powerful drum sensation Felix Engel, known for his work with Fat Cat Drums and numerous live touring projects, has provided his drumming expertise on That Rock Guy's new music video for the first single release "Through The Night". Bringing years of live and studio experience to the project, Felix's performance skills captured the essence of the track perfectly.
Check out his YouTube channel at: https://www.youtube.com/user/FatCatDrumsChannel
"Through The Night" is available for download at ThatRockGuy.com website, iTunes, Amazon, and all major digital retailers. You can view the music video below:
Following interest from two record companies in the U.S. and Europe, 'That Rock Guy' has hit the studio to record a demo track with Rob 'Pigsy' Spencer laying down some thunder groove bass lines. An icon of the Australian rock scene, 'Pigsy' has a plethora of recording and touring experience behind him and is determined to lay it on the line on the new demo, titled 'Through The Night'.
So how did it all come together?
"I met Rob when we played together in the Alan Barnes Band. Rob had done a stack of writing and he was the musical director of the project. The Alan Barnes Band ended up opening for Bon Jovi across Australia...
Off he goes again! International touring band 'Back To Back' have acquired the services of guitarist/singer 'That Rock Guy', Adam Barclay, to provide axe-slinging duties on their current tour until January 2017. Having previously performed with the group when he jumped on stage with them earlier in the year at a sold out gig in Doha, Qatar, they quickly moved to sign him up for the rest of the tour. "I'm honoured to have been asked", he said. "We'll be playing 155 shows together, and to perform with a band with the musical caliber of 'Back To Back' is something very special. I'm really going to enjoy this contract!", he...
The InterCon Doha saw 'That Rock Guy', Adam Barclay, join pro touring band 'Back To Back' live on stage at their sold out show in the Paloma Club at the InterCon Doha on Friday night. Our cameras were able to catch the vibe during an encore performance of the Bon Jovi hit 'Living On A Prayer', where he took on both lead vocal and lead guitar duties to the delight of all.