The 2010 Modern Drummer's 2010 Readers Poll named Anton #1 Rock Drummer, and recognized him for his performance on Ace Frehley's new CD, ANOMALY, voting him #2 Best Recorded Performance. Finally, Anton's DVD-reissue of "In The Groove," his instructional video, was voted #5 Best Instructional Package! (get it now in The Store!)
Anton recently played on "Black Rock" by Joe Bonamassa - His newly released record, Kevin Shirley producing. Recorded at Black Rock studios in Santorini, Greeece, the album also features great local musicians and flavors.
Anton recorded with Joe Bonamassa on his new critically-acclaimed record, "The Ballad Of John Henry." As part of the tour in support of the record, Anton played The Royal Albert Hall in London. Eric Clapton joined the band onstage for a song. There is a forthcoming DVD entitled ‘London’ capturing that night’s concert.
Ace Frehley's new album, "Anomaly" was released on September 15th, and is available on iTunes along with a bonus track. We are streaming "Outer Space" on the AntonFig.com Music Player!! (above). Check out the first single off of Ace's first solo album in twenty years! For all the latest info from Ace, please visit his website!
Anton composed the music for the new film, "Sea of Darkness, " directed by Michael Oblowitz. The film had its world premiere at the CineVegas Festival. Watch the trailer here.
Guitarist Oz Noy released his fourth CD ‘Schizophrenic’ . As with each of Oz's previous records, Anton backs Oz - along with drummers Keith Carlock and Dave Weckl.
Anton is on South African legendary songwriter Syd Kitchen’s forthcoming release.