Punk genre-melding five-piece Zebrahead turn the page to a new chapter of the band’s long career. As the band says goodbye and wishes well to vocalist/guitarist Matty Lewis, they are thrilled to announce that long-time staple in the punk rock scene Adrian Estrella is joining the family. Theband’s rebellious ethos is alive and well and they aren’t wasting any time with a new song to be released on July 30 and a new album coming later this year.
Orange County, CA-based punk-inspired rock outfit Zebrahead is vocalist/rapper Ali Tabatabaee, vocalist/guitarist Adrian Estrella, bassist Ben Osmundson, drummer Ed Udhus, and guitarist DanPalmer.zebrahead first met Estrella when he was singing in a pop-punk band that recorded with the same producer they worked with on Broadcast To The World. Now, the stars have aligned and Zebrahead and Estrella are excited to have the opportunity to create music together. Estrella has been playing in bands since 2007 and has toured across the USA with Assuming We Survive and Mest. “After knowing the dudes in Zebrahead for years now and having played a few shows with them and already considered them friends, I was honored when I got the call to join the band. Working together on the new songs has been such a fun time and I look forward to playing shows and meeting the world-wide Zebrahead family,” says Estrella.
“Chapter 3 here we come!,” says Osmundson. Tabatabaee adds, “We are so stoked to have Adrian as the newest member of our family. He brings new excitement and energy that has inspired us to create killer new songs for this next chapter. Adrian is incredibly talented, and we are counting down the days till our friends and fans can hear what we have been working on.”
Since their incarnation zebrahead has sold over 2 million albums to date,survived label and member changes, earned a Grammy nomination from a collaboration with Motorhead and nonstop touring ensued across the globe throughout. Zebrahead is revitalized, road-ready, and once again eager to bring their distinctive fun-filled sound to the masseswith a new member, new music and lots of touring.