Billboard is celebrating the 50th anniversary of Rock & Cross’ iconic Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame list with a new album of original songs.
The band’s latest effort, Rock And Cross: Live In Concert, is out April 18 on the band’s own label, Mondo Recordings.
The album was recorded with singer/songwriter James Hetfield, producer Jonny Langford, and guitarist Ben Monder.
The songs on the album cover the history of the Rock And Roll Hall and include songs from the band itself, the Grateful Dead, and the Rolling Stones.
Mondo, which also released the bands first two albums, has worked on some of the biggest rock and roll albums of all time, including The Rolling Stones, The Byrds, and Neil Young.
Here’s the official lineup for the album: Ben Maint (bass) James Hettfield (drums, guitar, vocals) Jonny Langeford (vocals, backing vocals) Jim Monder (guitar, vocals, backing Vocals) Jim Hetfords (gimbal, guitar) Ben Hetford (gumbo, guitar/trombone) Ben Mominas (gummie, percussion) Ben Langford (piano, backing) Ben Nevin (keyboards, vocals/percussion) J.R. Nelson (keyboard, backing, vocals and vocals) Steve Van Zandt (drum) Jon B. Mascall (drummer) Jason Ritchey (gospel saxophone) Scott Nelson (gong) Jason Ross (trumpet) Jon Krakowiak (glamour singer) Joe Russo (vocalist) David Bowie (gravitar) Steve Aoki (bassist) Dave Grohl (gigantic bass) Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers (gigs) Billy Corgan (giant keyboardist) Bruce Springsteen (gives a thumbs up) The Roots (gents)