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Thursday, September 05 2013 22:23

Former LIVE frontman ED KOWALCZYK to release THE FLOOD AND THE MERCY...

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edkcoverOn October 29, ED KOWALCZYK will release THE FLOOD AND THE MERCY (Soul Whisper/Harbour/Caroline Records), his second full-length solo album since his departure from the band LIVE in 2009. Produced by Jamie Candiloro (R.E.M., Ryan Adams, Willie Nelson) and mixed by Tom Lord-Alge (Rolling Stones, Peter Gabriel, Santana), THE FLOOD AND THE MERCY features guest appearances by Rachael Yamagata and R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck. The album is set to hit Europe early to coincide with Kowalczyk's I ALONE Acoustic Tour. Check out the first single, "Seven," below...

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