Round Hill Records to release debut album from The Loving Mary Band; “Little Bit of Love” due October 28, 2016
+ The Loving Mary Band hand-picked by Steven Tyler as backing band; touring North America now
(New York, NY) – Country rock group The Loving Mary Band are proud to announce the release of their debut full-length album; LITTLE BIT OF LOVE is due out on October 28th via Round Hill Records/Sony/Red. The Loving Mary Band is quickly establishing itself as a powerful sextet featuring addictive intricate harmonies and country flair combined with a rock swagger. The Loving Mary Band was hand-picked by global superstar Steven Tyler to play as his backing band on Tyler’s current North American tour in support of his first-ever solo album. In addition, The Loving Mary Band is playing headline dates in between Tyler shows. Please see below for the remaining tour dates with more to be announced and click here to access the album cover for LITTLE BIT OF LOVE. In other news, The Loving Mary Band just appeared on Late Night With Seth Myers performing with Steven Tyler and has also appeared with Tyler on such shows at The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon, Good Morning America and more.
Round Hill Records SVP/GM Mark Brown declared, “Rarely have I had the opportunity to work with a group as exceptionally talented as The Loving Mary Band. Individually, each is a great vocalist, songwriter and musician. Together, they become the best band I know. The great harmonies, superior songwriting, skilled instrumentation, and brilliant orchestration delivered at the highest level make them a remarkable group. It is a real privilege to work with them.”
Of a recent Steven Tyler headline show and The Loving Mary Band, Taste Of Country avowed “Even if Tyler called in sick, this motley collection of country and rock musicians would be worth the ticket price. They inject new bohemian life into songs fans have listened to for decades…” To experience The Loving Mary Band, please click here to check out the video for the track “Drinking With You” from their forthcoming debut album, LITTLE BIT OF LOVE, as well as videos of the band performing with Steven Tyler.
Formed in Nashville, The Loving Mary Band is comprised of four singer/songwriter/producers and two musicians with a long list of impressive credits. Lead vocalist/guitarist Marti Frederiksen has written and produced hits songs for Aerosmith, Ozzy Osbourne, Carrie Underwood and many more. He also sang all vocal parts in the mythical band Stillwater from the Cameron Crowe movie, Almost Famous. Lead vocalist/harmonica player Suzie McNeil is best known as the last woman standing from the TV show, Rock Star: INXS, and has had a successful career in her native Canada. Lead vocalist/bassist Rebecca Lynn Howard is a two-time Grammy Award winner and ACM New Female Vocalist Of The Year and Song Of The Year nominee. She has had #1 charting singles in America and Australia. Mandolinist/banjo player E lisha Hoffman co-wrote the well-loved song “Give In To Me” from the motion picture Country Strong and has several #1 international hits. Rounding out The Loving Mary Band are respected drummer Sarah Tomek, who has played with such artists as Jon Bon Jovi, and guitarist Andrew Mactaggart.
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The Loving Mary Band North American tour dates:
9/7 Philadelphia, PA Tower Theater*
9/8 Asbury Park, NJ The Saint**
9/10 Providence, RI Providence PAC*
9/12 Toronto, ON The Dakota
9/13 Toronto, ON Sony Center PAC*