Kane Roberts is back in Alice Cooper’s band this fall.
The muscular guitarist, who played in Cooper’s band in the mid-’80s, replaces Nita Strauss, who announced her departure from the band earlier this week.
“I look forward to welcoming Kane Roberts back for our shows in September and October,” Cooper said in a press release. “We’ve been friends all this time, and he’s always been one of my favorite guitar players. He brings more muscle to the Detroit Muscle Tour. We’ve always had a swinging door policy where players can come and go, so It’s very exciting to get back on stage with Kane. The fans are going to have a blast at these shows. It’s going to be awesome. Kane Roberts, Ryan Roxie and Tommy Henriksen on guitars?
After appearing in the 1986s constrictor and 1987 Raise your fist and shout, Roberts released a self-titled debut solo album. After a 1991 follow-up named Saints and sinnershe has largely retired from the music industry and has only released three albums in the past three decades.
“There was almost a calculated effort to see what he and I could each do separately,” Roberts said of his 2019 departure from Cooper. Eon Music interview. “But I tell you something; he and I never stopped being best friends.
The fall leg of Cooper’s Detroit Muscle Tour kicks off September 7 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. You can get full date and ticket information on its official website.
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