Album Name: Lost and Found / Misery
Music Style: Glam Punk
Band Description: Vitne is a rock and metal solo artist. Influenced by artists like Mötley Crüe, KISS, X Japan, GACKT, and Billy Idol, Vitne plays a heavy style of modern glam punk drawing on both 80’s style hair metal and Japanese visual kei.
Vitne (aka. Jo Kimbrell, born January 17, 1985) is an American musician and singer-songwriter. He made his international debut in 2009 playing the character of Rock Hardt of the fictional hair-metal band SEKS, followed by a real live version of the band in Norway. The group toured in 2011 in support of their album “Harder Than You,” and in 2013 he started his solo career after the live version of SEKS had been put on hold. Vitne works closely with guitarist Julian Angel of the hair-metal band Beautiful Beast, and the two have been described as a “modern version of Billy Idol and Steve Stevens” (Sleaze Roxx).
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Vitne With The Double-Whammy! 2 Brand New Singles Out Now
Oslo, Norway – April 20th, 2015 – After the success of his last single, “Winter Love Song,” Vitne is back with 2 brand new singles, both released on April 20th this year. First up is “Lost and Found,” the heavier of the two, a glam-punk anthem that will get stuck in your head on first listen. Second is “Misery”, a strangely feel-good song building from acoustic guitar into an all-out rocker. Both songs feature Julian Angel on lead guitar and Phil Robertson on drums. Both are now available on iTunes: apple.co/1HcxNcQ
In addition, a brand new EP is currently being mixed and will be available Summer
Vitne is a rock and metal solo artist. Influenced by artists like Mötley Crüe, KISS, X Japan, GACKT, and Billy Idol, Vitne presents a heavy style of modern glam rock he calls “Neo Glam” which draws on both 80’s style hair metal as well as Japanese visual kei. Vitne’s most notable releases include Neon (“All killer, no filler…. The disc is simply fun” [Rock Garage]) and the 2014 single Winter Love Song (”a phenomenal work of art from a truly talented musician” [Indie Band Guru]). Musically he sings, plays the acoustic and electric guitar, bass, as well as flute.Contact:Kagami EntertainmentEirik Raynorinfo@kagamientertainment.com