July 18, 2012

That Band member Billy Peterson and Minneapolis singer/songwriter Larry Long were headlining the 15th Woody Guthrie Festival in Okemah/Oklahoma, that would have been the 100th birthday of American, historic folk icon Woody Guthrie. Mary Joe Guthrie Egmon, Woody's younger sister was thrilled to celebrate Woody in his home town. "There's just no word for it, really. Woody is from where he belongs", she said, "his music was all about simplicity...".
In the picture from left to right: Pete Watercott, Billy Peterson (standing), Marie Jo Guthrie Edgmon, Larry Long.

Written by Megabien
June 20, 2012

After the last minute cancellation of John Mayor's US-tour, Doug Pettibone joined the band of Lisa Marie Presley, daughter of Elvis Presley for touring/promotion of her new album "Storm & Grace". Last night, the tour stopped in Minneapolis, occasion for the megabien's Monika Hurka, Billy Peterson, Peter Schimke and Hans Stachowiak to "hang out" with Doug before and after the great concert.
For further details fo Lisa Marie's tour 2012 and upcoming events, please see: lisamariepresley.com

Written by Megabien
June 8, 2012

megabien That Band drummer Chad Cromwell recently recorded with Stevie Nicks, Lionel Richie, Joss Stone and plays drums on the new, highly acclaimed studio album of the Beach Boys "That's why God Made the Radio". He has also been playing on the multi Grammy-winning last two records of Lady Antebellum "Own the Night" and "Need you Now".
Megabien entertainment also plans to resume the recordings of That Band with Billy Peterson, Ricky Peterson, Doug Pettibone, Peter Schimke and Chad Cromwell. (see That Band video) including a world tour to promote the album.

Written by Megabien
February 20, 2012

Following the footsteps of megabien TV show host and keybaord player, Ricky Peterson, who toured with John Mayer (and recorded his multi Grammy-winning album "Continuum" featuring the song "waiting for a world to change"), it is the tour of megabien house band guitar player Doug Pettibone, after having been touring all over the world with Marianne Faithful, to go on tour with John Mayer, a multi-Grammy winner, singer and songwriter. The US-tour will start in March, 2012, please look out for tour dates...

Written by Megabien
February 14, 2012

After 2011, where Lady Antebellum won five Grammy's out of six nominations, Chad Cromwell plays again drums on their last album that won a Grammy in 2012 including #1 hit "We owned the night". After the huge success with the song "Need you now" Chad is again part of this new and very successful album, produced by Lady Antebellum. Congratulations Chad.

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