Gus G. releases \”I Am The Fire\” digital single in North America; debut solo album now available for pre-order

OZZY OSBOURNE guitarist and FIREWIND mastermind GUS G. will release his solo debut, I Am The Fire, on March 17th in Europe and on March 18th in North America via Century Media Records! In anticipation of this release, the album\’s title track (feat. DEVOUR THE DAY) is now available for purchase at iTunes:

Fans can also pre-order I Am The Fire digitally at iTunes or in various physical formats at CM Distro.

For a preview of I Am The Fire, the official video for the album\’s first single, \”My Will Be Done (feat. Mats Levén of CANDLEMASS, ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN/THERION)\”, can be viewed here. An EPK for the album can also be viewed here.

GUS G. handles all guitar, bass and keyboards on I Am The Fire, and is joined by a roster of friends and guests that helped bring his vision to fruition: drummers Jeff Friedl (A PERFECT CIRCLE, PUSCIFER, DEVO) and Daniel Erlandsson (ARCH ENEMY), bassists David Ellefson (MEGADETH), Billy Sheehan (MR. BIG, DAVID LEE ROTH) and Marty O\’Brien (TOMMY LEE, WE ARE THE FALLEN), and vocalists Mats Leven (CANDLEMASS, ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN/THERION), Blake Allison (DEVOUR THE DAY), Michael Starr (STEEL PANTHER), Alexia Rodriguez (EYES SET TO KILL), Tom S. Englund (EVERGREY), Jacob Bunton (ADLER) and Jeff Scott Soto (TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA, ex-JOURNEY). I Am The Fire was mixed by Jay Ruston (ANTHRAX, STONE SOUR, STEEL PANTHER) and was recorded between Los Angeles and GUS G.\’s home country of Greece through the latter half of 2013. The album showcases a well-balanced mix of active rock, classic hard rock, traditional metal and guitar-driven instrumentals, taking listeners on a diverse journey through GUS G.\’s soulful playing.

I Am The Fire track-listing
1. My Will Be Done (feat. Mats Levén)
2. Blame It On Me (feat. Mats Levén)
3. I Am The Fire (feat. DEVOUR THE DAY)
4. Vengeance (feat. David Ellefson)
5. Long Way Down (feat. Alexia Rodriguez)
6. Just Can\’t Let Go (feat. Jacob Bunton)
7. Terrified (feat. Billy Sheehan)
8. Eyes Wide Open (feat. Mats Levén)
9. Redemption (feat. Michael Starr)
10. Summer Days (feat. Jeff Scott Soto)
11. Dreamkeeper (feat. Tom S. Englund)
12. End Of The Line (feat. Mats Levén)

GUS G. w/ Uli Jon Roth, Jorn Lande & Mats Levén / \”Unity 1\” Tour:
Mar. 7 – Kerkyra (Greece) – Eptatehnon
Mar. 8 – Thessaloniki (Greece) – Block 33 /
Mar. 9 – Edessa (Greece) – Kanavourgeio
Mar. 10 – Larnaca (Cyprus) – Savino Rock Bar
Mar. 11 – Athens (Greece) – Kyttaro Live /
Mar. 12 – Athens (Greece) – Kyttaro Live /

GUS G. w/ Marty Friedman / \”Guitar Universe 2\” Co-Headline Tour:
May 1 – Tampere (Finland) – Klubi
May 2 – Helsinki (Finland) – Nosturi
May 3 – Stockholm (Sweden) – Stockholm Rocks Festival
May 5 – Gothenburg (Sweden) – Trädgårn
May 7 – Malmö (Sweden) – KB
May 9 – Krakow (Poland) – Lizzard King
May 10 – Warsaw (Poland) – Progresja
May 12 – Munich (Germany) – Backstage
May 13 – Colmar (France) – Grillen
May 15 – Essen (Germany) – Turock
May 16 – Zoetermeer (The Netherlands) – De Boerderij
May 17 – Hasselt (Belgium) – MuziekoDroom
May 18 – Uden (The Netherlands) – De Pul
May 20 – Savigny Le Temple (France) – L\’ Impreinte
May 21 – London (UK) – O2 Islington Academy
May 22 – Nuneaton (UK) – Queens Hall