Smith/Kotzen have released a thrilling new live video for the single ‘Got A Hold On Me’. The previously unreleased live version is taken from the brand new CD release ‘Better Days… And Nights‘, released globally on CD and digital formats through BMG on 16th September 2022. Pre-order the album here. ‘Better Days… And Nights‘ comprises five previously unreleased live tracks, plus for the first time ever on […]

Adrian Smith and Richie Kotzen will play their first ever live shows in the UK together, on a whitle-stop headline tour in February & March 2022 including a date at Planet Rock, Winter’s End. The full list of dates is: Sun Feb 27        Manchester Club Academy Mon Feb 28       Leeds Brudenell Social Club Wed Mar 02      Glasgow Garage Thu Mar 03        Wolverhampton KK’s Steel Mill Sat Mar 05         Leamington Spa Winters End Mon Mar 07       Bristol Fleece Tue Mar 08        London Islington Assembly Hall Support on all own-show dates comes from The Dust Coda. Tickets go on sale […]

BMG are delighted to announce a global limited edition 12” black vinyl release of four previously unreleased tracks by Smith/Kotzen on November 26th in conjunction with international Record Store Day’s Black Friday event. The ‘Better Days EP‘ reflects the ongoing strength of the dynamic writing & recording partnership between these two world-class musicians, following their eponymous debut album (review here) released in March 2021 to media and fan acclaim, charting in the Top 20 […]

Iron Maiden today revealed their brand-new track, ‘The Writing On The Wall‘, with an eagerly anticipated global YouTube video premiere. The song was written by Maiden guitarist Adrian Smith & lead singer Bruce Dickinson, produced by Kevin Shirley and co-produced by Maiden bassist and founder-member Steve Harris. Bruce Dickinson initially had a concept for the video […]

‘Solar Fire‘, released on June 25th is the fourth single from Adrian Smith & Richie Kotzen‘s critically acclaimed debut project, Smith/Kotzen (review Here) which was released globally through BMG on March 26th and immediately became a Top 20 album chart success in the UK. The song features Adrian’s fellow Iron Maiden bandmate, Nicko McBrain on drums. […]

Adrian Smith and Richie Kotzen have released their debut album ‘Smith/Kotzen‘ via BMG, which has today entered the UK midweek chart at number five. The album has been met with rave reviews features the latest single ‘Running’, which follows ‘Taking My Chances’ and ‘Scars’, all of which have all been enthusiastically welcomed by fans and media alike (review Here). All the tracks perfectly showcase the astonishing breadth of talent and musical diversity between this unique pairing of two of rock’s most respected artists. The record also features special guest performances by Adrian’s fellow Iron Maiden bandmate Nicko McBrain on drums for the […]