October 20, 2015, NASHVILLE, TN…Country singer/songwriter Christy McDonald announces the release of her new single “Here Comes The Night” a country infused rocker with ghoulish lyrics and killer guitar licks perfect for Halloween.
In conjunction with breast cancer awareness month, a portion of the
proceeds from the song will be donated to the T.J. Martell Foundation
for cancer research. “Here Comes The Night” features Alf Batz on guitar,
formerly with Iron Maiden, and Shuan Murphy on background vocals, who
is currently on tour with Bob Seger.
wrote the song with ACM Nominee and hit songwriter AJ Masters and
GRAMMY nominee Billy Henderson. Recorded in Nashville, “Here Comes The
Night” was produced by McDonald, fellow co-writer, AJ Masters, and Grady
Walker. Masters passed away from cancer in early 2015, inspiring
McDonald to use the song as a vehicle to give back.
personally hits home for McDonald, as she lost her father to cancer and
her mother has also been diagnosed. McDonald herself recently had a
tumor removed and got the good news, unlike so many others, that she was
cancer free. These experiences have led her to be pro-active in the
fight against cancer and be a voice for those that are currently
battling for their lives. The single cover for “Here Comes The Night”
pictures McDonald baring her scars and stitches, proud and unafraid.
Comes The Night” is the perfect Halloween anthem for October and will
quickly become a fan favorite for the season while it continues to give
back to a good cause year after year.