Nita Strauss, the Los Angeles-based guitar destroyer for the ALICE COOPER group, talked to Wrestling Inc. editor-in-chief Nick hausman about his upcoming second solo album, tentatively expected before the end of the year. Asked what fans can expect from the effort, Nita said (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): “I’m so excited about this. And the big departure is that I’m actually going to have guest singers on this one. It’s something I didn’t do before. I just wanted to take a stand as a instrumental guitar And this time around I also want to show what I can do as a songwriter, so there will be a few songs that are more traditional hard rock songs with guest singers that I’m really passionate about. . “
Pressed by the identity of some of the guest singers of her new LP, Nita said: “I can’t say it just yet. But I will say that the one I confirmed is one of my favorite singers on the stage right now, and I’m very, very excited to finally be able to collaborate with her on something. “
Strauss also touched on the subject of Cooper himself maybe appearing on his new album saying, “This is something that I kind of pitched the idea. Of course everyone is asking. Everyone has asked about the last too, and we didn’t, so maybe it’s about time. I don’t know. “
StraussThe new record of ‘will be the sequel to his first solo LP, “Controlled chaos”, released in 2018 via Sumerian Archives.
Last year, Nita Recount Heavy New York that his second solo album will always be “a shred instrumental record. I put a lot of different facets of my personality – of which there are a lot – “Controlled chaos”, so you’ll still see the more aggressive side, you’ll see the lighter side and the happier side, the more peaceful side, ”she said.“ I just finished one of the ballads for this record, and I am immensely proud of the way it came out. So there will certainly be a wide range of different emotions. And the biggest change, I guess, would be that I a m gonna have a guest singer or two on a few songs on this one. So that would be the main difference between the two records. “
In April 2020, Nita spear “The fundamentals of rock guitar” – an online guitar teaching program in three modules suitable for learners of all levels. The course is available on www.iwanttoplayguitar.com.
NitaThe live performance of is mostly instrumental in nature, combining originals with covers.
Strauss played with Alice cooper since 2014, when she replaced the Australian musician and former Michael jackson player Orianthi. She joined Alice in time for a mammoth MOTLEY CRUE to visit. It was recommended for Cooper by the legendary rocker’s former bassist and WING leader Kip Winger.
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