Just two weeks after claiming the #2 spot on the Active and Mainstream Rock Charts, Alter Bridge have stormed the top overtaking the #1 spot with their single, “Isolation.” The single, from the recently released ABIII, highlights another milestone for the band becoming the group’s first #1 single in their career. Each of the band’s two previous albums had singles land at #2, “Open Your Eyes” from their debut album One Day Remains and “Rise Today” from their critically acclaimed sophomore effort Blackbird.

ALTER BRIDGE FIND “ISOLATION” AT THE TOP OF THE ROCK CHART WITH CAREER FIRST #1 SINGLE

Band’s Long Awaited Alter Bridge – Live From Amsterdam
DVD Released on January 11th

(January 18, 2010 – New York, NY) Just two weeks after claiming the #2 spot on the Active and Mainstream Rock Charts, Alter Bridge have stormed the top overtaking the #1 spot with their single, “Isolation.” The single, from the recently released ABIII, highlights another milestone for the band becoming the group’s first #1 single in their career.  Each of the band’s two previous albums had singles land at #2, “Open Your Eyes” from their debut album One Day Remains and “Rise Today” from their critically acclaimed sophomore effort Blackbird.

“Mark, Scott, Brian and I want to convey our sincerest gratitude to everyone who supported us at radio and helped get “Isolation” to number one.  After slugging it out for the last 7 years it’s amazing to finally get to experience something as cool as this. Thank you all!” states front man Myles Kennedy. “Isolation” is just one of those songs that resonated with listeners immediately.  We cannot be happier for Mark, Myles, Brian and Scott on their long overdue achievement and finally getting to #1. All of us at EMI are proud to represent Alter Bridge,” adds Bill Carroll, Senior Vice President, Promotion at EMI.

The band took “Isolation” further to the masses with a blistering performance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on January 4thABIII was self-released on Alter Bridge recordings via EMI label services and debuted at #17 on the Billboard Top 200 chart.

Coinciding with the band’s chart success of “Isolation” and ABIII, DC3 Music Group and Alter Bridge finally released their long-awaited DVD and live CD, Alter Bridge – Live From Amsterdam. Rumored for release multiple times in the US in 2010, the DVD saw the light of day stateside on January 11th, 2011.  The US and UK release of single-disc version of the DVD landed at #1 on the Amazon US and UK the same day being released in 2009 and continued it’s trend hitting #1 on Amazon on its January 11th release date.  Directed & Produced by Award-Winning Director Daniel E Catullo III (Rush, Rage Against The Machine, Godsmack) the DVD was recorded during the band’s 2008 Blackbird tour, the DVD showcases some of the band’s most memorable hits including “Rise Today,” “Open Your Eyes” and “Broken Wings.” The Deluxe Box set includes 2 discs- a DVD with the full show/documentary and a live CD.  The packaging also includes a 16 page color book.  The DVD will also be available in Blu-Ray at the same time.

Alter Bridge just completed their first US tour in two years and will be announcing another leg for the spring in the near future.

Alter Bridge is Myles Kennedy, Mark Tremonti, Brian Marshall and Scott Phillips.

For more information, please contact:

Kevin Chiaramonte/Jamie Simone

PFA Media

(212) 334-6116

kevinc@pfamedia.net/jsimone@pfamedia.net

“LIVE FROM AMSTERDAM” TRACK LISTING

LIVE CD

  1. COME TO LIFE
  2. BEFORE TOMORROW COMES
  3. BRAND NEW START
  4. WHITE KNUCKLES
  5. BURIED ALIVE
  6. ONE DAY REMAINS
  7. WATCH OVER YOU
  8. TIES THAT BIND
  9. BLACKBIRD
  10. IN LOVING MEMORY
  11. METALINGUS
  12. OPEN YOUR EYES
  13. BROKEN WINGS
  14. RISE TODAY

LIVE DVD

  1. COME TO LIFE
  2. FIND THE REAL
  3. BEFORE TOMORROW COMES
  4. BRAND NEW START
  5. WHITE KNUCKLES
  6. BURIED ALIVE
  7. COMING HOME
  8. ONE DAY REMAINS
  9. WATCH OVER YOU
  10. TIES THAT BIND
  11. BLACKBIRD
  12. IN LOVING MEMORY
  13. METALINGUS
  14. OPEN YOUR EYES
  15. BROKEN WINGS
  16. NEW WAY TO LIVE
  17. MUD BONE
  18. RISE TODAY

About DC3 Music Group, LLC

DC3 Music Group, LLC was formed in 2008 by award-winning director and producer Daniel E. Catullo III (Nickelback, Godsmack, Smashing Pumpkins, Dave Matthews Band) and industry veteran Peter Bowers. DC3 Music Group, LLC is a multi-media company specializing in exclusive live concerts and behind-the-scenes content from multi-platinum artists to be distributed through multiple distribution channels.  The company has released several projects including “Chickenfoot Get Your Buzz On Live” and recently produced projects with Godsmack, Widespread Panic, Rage Against The Machine and Sully Erna.  For more information: Visit www.dc3global.com

About Scott Vollweiler

Broken Records Mag's head man lives on Staten Island, NY. Scott is an educated musician who loves all genres of music. Besides performing, Scott writes and does photography for Broken Records Magazine. Career Highlights with BRM: Photographing U2, Aerosmith, Taylor Swift, Z100's Jingle Ball, Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, events at PS22, and many more. Interviewing the late Les Paul, and his rock idols: Creed and Staind. You can tweet me at @IMScottyV