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Alter Bridge’s ‘Walk The Sky’ Straight to The Top of The Charts

On the heels of wrapping up the successful VICTORIOUS SKY TOUR alongside Skillet and Dirty Honey, Alter Bridge have achieved another milestone in their 15-year career. The latest album Walk The Sky (Napalm Records) has brought the band comprised of Myles Kennedy on vocals/guitars, Mark Tremonti on guitars/vocals, Brian Marshall on bass and Scott Phillips their first ever #1 on Top Current Albums chart. The band’s newest release found a home at #1 on over a dozen charts around the globe including: Top Current Albums (US), Billboard Top Albums (US), Current Hard Music Albums (US), Current Rock Albums (US), Current Alternative Albums (US), Record Label Independent Current Albums (US), Record Label Independent Current Album Consumption (US), Internet Albums (US), Top Albums – Market Share – ADA (US), Top Albums with TEA (US), Hard Music (Canada), Top Hard Music Albums (Canada), 100 Independent Albums (UK), Rock & Metal Chart (UK), Top 100 Swiss Albums (Switzerland). Walk The Sky entered the official album Charts at #3 in Austria, Scotland and the Swedish Hard Rock Charts, at #4 in the UK and Canada at #5 in Germany, at #7 in Australia and #16 on the US Billboard 200.

“15 years into our career as Alter Bridge and we finally have a #1 for album sales in America! We are over the moon to say the least. More important, we are forever grateful to the fans for making it happen,” explains Myles Kennedy.

“We are so honored and excited about the response to the new album. It is a testament to how incredible our fans are and the support they always give us. Thanks to everyone who picked the album up and helped us achieve another career first for Alter Bridge,” adds Mark Tremonti.

Leading up to the release of Walk The SkyAlter Bridge released five different tracks from the fourteen-song album. The single “Wouldn’t You Rather” along with “Pay No Mind,” “Take The Crown,” “In The Deep,” and “Dying Light” served as appetizers for the 62-minute opus. Walk The Sky is produced by longtime collaborator Michael “Elvis” Baskette and is available in various configurations at https://smarturl.it/WalkTheSky.

Alter Bridge will begin their European headline tour next month. That tour, billed as the WALK THE SKY TOUR, is scheduled for November and December and will feature Shinedown, Sevendust and The Raven Age. Ticket information for all shows can be found at: https://alterbridge.com.

 

Alter Bridge WALK THE SKY TOUR Featuring Shinedown, Sevendust and The Raven Age:

Nov-12 DEN, Copenhagen – KB Hall

Nov-14 FIN, Helsinki – Ice Hall Black Box

Nov-16 SWE, Stockholm –  Hovet

Nov-17 NOR, Oslo – Sentrum Scene

Nov-19 GER, Hamburg – Sporthalle

Nov-20 GER, Berlin – Columbiahalle

Nov-22 GER, Leipzig – Hause Auensee

Nov-23 POL, Warsaw – Hala Bemowo

Nov-26 GER, Cologne – Palladium

Nov-27 GER, Munich – Zenith

Nov-29 AUT, Vienna – Gasometer

Dec-01 SWI, Zurich – Halle 622

Dec-02 ITA, Milan – Mediolanum Forum

Dec-04 SPA, Barcelona – St. Jordi Club

Dec-06 POR, Lisbon – Sala Tejo

Dec-07 SPA, Madrid – Vistalegre

Dec-09 FRA, Paris – Olympia

Dec-10 HOL, Amsterdam – AFAS Live

Dec-12 BEL, Brussels – Cirque Royal

Dec-14 ENG, Nottingham – Motorpoint Arena

Dec-15 ENG, Manchester – Manchester Arena

Dec-17 SCO, Glasgow SSE – Hydro Arena

Dec-18 ENG, Birmingham – Birmingham Arena

Dec-20 WAL, Cardiff – Motorpoint Arena

Dec-21 ENG, London – 02 Arena

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