The power has been cut for Sebastian Bach‘s gig in Minnesota last week.
the old SKID RANK singer and his solo band were playing the SKID RANK classic “A part of me” July 22 at Midsummer Music Festival in Menahga when the scene suddenly darkened, forcing Bach and his fellow musicians to interrupt the performance for a few minutes while roadies and stagehands rushed to correct the problem.
In the comments section below, the Youtube video of Bach‘s, the technician who says he was doing ‘traffic lights’ for the event, explained what happened, writing: ‘The generator literally exploded, we turned it back on and it started to bouncing from about 2 feet high, we changed to a backup generator of the same size.”
Midsummer Music Festival is a rock music festival held on 150 acres four miles outside of Menahga, Minnesota.
Other artists who performed this year Midsummer Music Festival included CHERRY, BLACK-PILED CHERRY, COUNTRY and POWERMAN 5000.
last fall, Bach returned to the stage for a tour celebrating the 30th anniversary of SKID RANKThe acclaimed double-platinum album by “Slave to the grind”. The trek started on September 25 in Waterloo, New York and ended in San Diego, California on December 17.
In 2018, Bach Told Merger from Detroit WRIF 101.1 FM radio station that he was going to sign a deal with a US-based heavy metal record label that would help him make a new “career-defining” solo album.
Bach hasn’t released a full disc since “Give Them Hell”released in 2014. Like its predecessor, the 2011 one “Kicks and Screams”the disc was released via Frontiers Music Srlthe Italian label specializing in what is commonly known as AOR, a term that once referred to a popular radio format (“album-oriented rock”) but which today applies to acts with marginal airplay.
Bach before SKID RANK until 1996 when he was fired. Instead of throwing in the towel, the remaining members took a break and continued playing briefly in a band called OZONE MONDAY. In 1999, SKID RANK reformed and, after some revamping over the years, presented a line-up consisting of bassists Rachel Bolan and guitarists Dave “Snake” Sabo and Scotti Hillalongside the drummer Rob Hammersmith and singer Johnny Solinger. SKID RANK fired Solingen on the phone in April 2015, a few hours before announcing the ex-DTT singer Tony Harnell as his replacement. Eight months later, Harnel left the group and was replaced by a British singer of South African descent PZ Theartwho previously led DRAGON FORCE, TANK and I am I. Art was fired from SKID RANK in February and was replaced by Erik Grönwallwho was previously a member of Swedish hard rock band HEAT