Chris Caffrey is “optimistic” there will be a new Savatage album

Chris Caffrey

Chris Caffrey, who was a member of saving For more than 30 years, I’ve spoken to That metal interview About the possibility of new music from the cult Metal Outfit. He said (as he wrote it BLABBERMOUTH.NET): “We are writing and talking about it now. It’s the first time in a Long The time I used to trade tracks and songs john [Oliva, SAVATAGE frontman] Over the phone and I have some really cool stuff. I have this song that I wrote and he really likes it and it’s kind of like a song that I think would be a good start saving. [We’re] just call him “The Werewolf Are Calling Again” And it’s a really great metal song.

“We’ll see what happens,” he said. “I know a lot of people would like to see a profile saving register. I think the cards are a matrix. Whether it will fall into place or not, we will find out. I tend to always stay positive and optimistic about it – I’ve had it for 20 years. So we hope this happens. We’re not getting any younger.”

infidels He went on to say that plans are in full swing too saving To release some old concert footage “in DVD format”. “There might be some things that people are really happy to see pop up,” he said. Since there are a few things that we recorded, we have recorded some full concerts from Magellan’s Awakening Round up, then there are some other picks we might want to try [put out]. Unfortunately, there wasn’t anything, really, that we could use from Criss [Oliva] The era is as much as full concerts, which is very unfortunate. But we have a few things out of some other things.”

last spring, John Olive Tell That metal interview that he worked with infidels and guitarist Al Petrelli on the new saving Physical “over the past two years”. Oliva He went to say that he and his saving Bandmates “Everything the loveTo create a new studio album. But there is no deal with a record company to do so. “There is no plan – an actual plan – that says we are going to start recording saving. There is no such plan. All we, as musicians and songwriters, do is put together new material. So, if we get that, ‘Hey, why don’t you guys do this? We have a company that wants to give you guys a treat [a deal]We’ll be ready.

“Lots of fans, which makes me upset, because saving Fans, I love them so much, because they never turn their backs saving – Start. And I don’t just want to lead them down a path of false nonsense.” If something happens where we say, ‘Okay, we’re ready to do that. Let’s do that guys, I’ll be the first person to issue a professional press release to tell everyone. But I don’t want that, because it’s not set in stone now. Do we want to do that? You bet your fucking ass wants to do that. But do we have the materials for that? You bet we have enough material for another 10 years. But all I can say is if we make a file saving The thing is, he’s going to fuck you people – it would be ridiculous.”

savinglatest album release, “Poets and the Madman”, in 2001 it was highlighted John OliveHe returned as lead singer, replacing him Zach StevensWho left the band on a family lawsuit, and the departure Al Petrelliwho accepted an offer to join Mega in 2000. Petrelli He recorded the solos of some songs before his departure. This was followed by another very limited tour of the US, with the support of Fate warning In early performances, and then never after today for the remainder. around this time, john to choose zachreplace in the form Damon genetically (worms diet). Diamond Procedure zachparts in a round, with john She has an increasing vocal role in the proceedings.

last september, John Olive He was arrested on the central west coast of Florida for driving under the influence of alcohol and possession of a controlled substance. The police accused Oliva With cocaine possession, which is a felony, and DUI, which is a misdemeanor. He is due to appear in court in late January.

Back in 2016, john He announced on social media that he had suffered a stroke in April of that year. At the time, he said, “It wasn’t as severe as it could have been, but it left me with some physical recovery challenges often associated with strokes.”

Despite his health problems, john He said he did not regret the way he lived his life. He wrote, “I’ve lived a rock ‘n’ roll lifestyle since I was 18. That’s all I’ve known and enjoyed the ride so much. But there comes a time in everyone’s life when you have to step back and make a life change. The decisions…that I have” .

After a brief period savingReunion performance in 2015 Wakin outdoor Festival in Wachen, Germany, Oliva He claimed that he felt better than he did 20 years ago because he “stopped drinking and eating” in preparation for the party. He explained, “It’s my voice that scares me, because even when I was in my late twenties, early thirties, I was doing songs like 24 hours ago It was always difficult to do. And of course, I didn’t realize that all I was doing was drugs and alcohol. But, after doing that, I’ll combine my work with other things, sing 24 hours agoIt’s actually easy now. [Laughs]”

In addition to working with savingAnd Oliva He is famous for participating in the creation of rock, rock and pyro music Trans-Siberian Orchestra Next to the founder of the project Paul O’Neill. Oliva He reportedly remained involved in TSOActivities even after O’NeillAccidental death in April 2017 of a drug overdose.

john‘Brothers Criss, who was one of the founding members of saving, in October 1993 by a drunk driver when he and his wife were dawn She was on her way to cattle Festival in Zephyrhills, Florida. The driver of the other vehicle was found to have had a drunk driving record for seven previous DUIs and had a blood alcohol content of 294 percent.

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