NAKED BEGGARS, the band featuring CINDERELLA bassist Eric Brittingham and his wife Inga (vocals),has issued the following update:
"Our drummer Lisa Rav recently decided to step away to pursue other endeavours, and will not be continuing the 'XXX' tour with us. We've had a great time over the past year and half with Lisa, and we wish her all the best!
"We would like to take this opportunity to welcome back our original drummer, Dustin Delore, who is rejoining NAKED BEGGARS. Some of our fans may remember Dustin from when we were touring from '03-'04. For those of you who have not had an opportunity to catch a BEGGARS show with Dustin, prepare to be entertained both on and off the stage!!!"
NAKED BEGGARS recently made its third CD, "XXX", available exclusively via the group's official web site. Look for "XXX" to be available for download at iTunes worldwide (U.S., Japan, Canada, Australia/New Zealand, U.K.),Rhapsody, Napster, eMusic and Amazon within the next few weeks.
"XXX" track listing:
01. Never Runaway
02. Can't Breathe
04. Oh Daddy
05. Pretty Boy
06. Go Where You're Wanted
07. 3 Shot Floor
09. Get Down
10. What Have I Done Now
11. Still Alive
12. The One
To order the CD, click here.
For audio samples, visit www.myspace.com/nakedbeggars.
Founded by Inga Brittingham and guitarist Kris Casamento, NAKED BEGGARS offers up a choice blend of classic, modern and southern rock with a subtle shot of blues.
The band previously released a self-titled debut in 2003 and the follow-up, "Spit It Out", in 2005.
NAKED BEGGARS parted ways with CINDERELLA guitarist Jeff LaBar in April 2007.
Watch fan-filmed video footage of NAKED BEGGARS performing at Shooter's Hideaway on October 29, 2006 in Des Moines, Iowa: