AL ATKINS Session Bassist To Conduct Clinic At NAMM Convention

January 2, 2006

Pete MZ Emms, session bassist for Al Atkins (original JUDAS PRIEST singer) and a member of U.K. rock band THE VASELINE RATS, will be conducting a bass session at the NAMM convention (Spector Bass Guitars Booth: 5264; Location: Hall B) on January 19-20 at the Anaheim Convention Center.

MZ is endorsed by Ashdown Amplification and Tech21NYC.

Emms is featured on the upcoming studio CD from original Atkins, entitled "Demon Deceiver - The Sin Sessions". Pete also appears on Atkins' recently released promotional DVD. Produced by Mpeguk Ltd, the DVD (released on DVD-R) includes music videos of three selected tracks off "Demon Deceiver - The Sin Sessions": the title track, "Demon Deceiver", "Cradle to the Grave" and the JUDAS PRIEST classic "Victim of Changes". The musicians include Emms, BUDGIE guitarist Simon Lees, DANTE FOX guitarist Mike de Jager, drummers Mick Hales and Adrian Badlands, and guitarist Chris Johnson. The videos include footage shot during the recording of the tracks at MAGNUM's Madhat Studios, JB's Live Music Venue and during Al's tour of the U.S.

Check out sample clips at Free downloads, including iPod downloads, will be available on the site shortly.

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