Gav Grey: “I’d been on a hiatus and and began to get pleasure from residence recording, then Mick (Tucker) known as… ‘You wanna play bass for Tank?’…. I could not say no, Algy was an inspiration since seeing The Damned supporting Motörhead in Newcastle… I get that Tank had advanced over time however this was an actual rock n roll band, a band that saved the identify alive enjoying the music I grew up on with swagger, no nonsense and I cant wait to be a part of it.”
There’s a welcome return for drummer Mark Cross to the ranks. Mark was beforehand with Tank on a number of of their European excursions and has additionally occupied the drum stool for bands together with Scorpions, Helloween and Firewind.
Mark Cross – “I am actually stoked to be again within the Tank camp and be a part of the brand new manufacturing. I will be laying down drums for the brand new album this fall and hit the highway in 2024. We began this enterprise in 2011 (12 years in the past) touring Europe and it at all times felt to me like an unfinished chapter once I left the band. Properly, our paths meet once more and I’m wanting ahead to working with Mick, Cliff, Marcus and Gav and play traditional and new Tank songs for ya!”
Mick Tucker – “After we have been searching for a brand new frontman we have been very lucky to return throughout Swedish vocalist Marcus Von Boisman who was fronting his personal band – Knights Of The Realm. He got here very extremely advisable by HammerFall guitarist/producer Pontus Norgren who thought Marcus can be ideally suited for Tank. He wasn’t unsuitable! That is the road up we’ve been searching for and everyone seems to be 100% devoted.”
Marcus Von Boisman – “I used to be actually flattered once I was requested to affix this legendary band! Tank! A band that has been an affect for therefore many via the years! We have already got a killer album within the making and writing songs collectively has been a lot enjoyable! I’m wanting ahead to the discharge and the upcoming reveals. Let’s see how loud the Tank followers can scream!”
Cliff Evans – “It actually appears like we’ve obtained the proper guys on board now so we are able to get to work and head again out on the highway with the arrogance of understanding we now have the most effective line up for the job. Gav and Mark are a extremely strong rhythm part and frontman Marcus has the voice and perspective that completely fits our music. Can’t wait to get on stage with these guys and make some noise!”