Tag Archives: John 5

John 5 joins Mötley Crüe!

Posted by on October 27, 2022

  While rumors and speculations have spread since John 5 didn’t appear to share the stage with Rob Zombie, Mötley Crüe has officially confirmed the guitarist will replace Mick Mars on the road. Mars recently announced his retirement from touring but wished the band to carry through with their global touring plans. The former Marilyn […]

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Live Gig Review: Zoinks! A creepy evening with John 5 at the Iridium on 6/11/22

Posted by on June 20, 2022

  It was no regular Saturday the eleventh in Manhattan inside the house that Les built, a two-night takeover of thrills and chills. An evening of unexpected musical surprises presented by John 5. My Saturday started like any other, anytime there is a post-work gig. When it seemed time was short, I came in clutch […]

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Daily lineup for 2022 Blue Ridge Rock Festival revealed; more TBA

Posted by on June 13, 2022

  Virginia’s Blue Ridge Rock Festival’s journey this year has been exciting. The festival revealed its change in management after last year’s show. Soon after came the announcement of an upgrade in the venue, moving to the Virginia International Raceway, which are very familiar with dealing with the high volume of fans expected for a […]

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Concert Calendar (6/6-6/12) | Who Is This That Performs Before Us? Pentagram, John 5, & more

Posted by on June 6, 2022

  Where do I begin? Oh yes. Hey, we’re in June now (don’t forget the sunscreen), which means the summer concert season has officially started. Before summer officially begins, go out and enjoy the season of hopefully not paying a lot of money to see many good shows outside these next few months (they’re going […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/11: Rammstein making time for charts

Posted by on May 25, 2022

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here are the numbers for the April 29th releases.   Notable Debuts: Rammstein, Zeit (Universal) Debut #4 17,000 sold The always entertaining German unit drop their eighth studio record. Written and recorded during the lockdown in […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/13: Unlimited Love for Charts

Posted by on May 10, 2022

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here are the numbers for the April 1st releases.   Notable Debuts: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Unlimited Love (Warner) Debut #1 82,525 sold Red Hot Chili Peppers and former guitarist, John Frusciante, reunite for their twelfth […]

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Inkcarceration returns in July with KoRn, Breaking Benjamin and Disturbed

Posted by on February 3, 2022

After teaming up with Danny Wimmer Presents for its 2021 edition, Inkcarceration will return once again to the Historic Ohio State Reformatory in Mansfield, Ohio this July 15th – 17th. With a massive festival grounds overhaul debuting last year, including more food and beverage, as well as overall space, more fans were able to attend […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/12: Mastodon top the charts

Posted by on November 12, 2021

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Mastodon absolutely crushed the charts with their eight studio album. Fun fact, this was the first time since 2002’s Remission where Scott Kelly of Neurosis didn’t guest on a track. Also making a surprised impact was […]

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New & Noteworthy: October 29th, 2021 – Hushed and New Music

Posted by on November 1, 2021

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week feature new music from Mastodon and more! For last week’s releases you can read the previous New & Noteworthy, and for the latest sales numbers Metal by Numbers. Be sure to follow us […]

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Dave Mustaine sings on new John 5 track “Que Pasa” watch here

Posted by on August 26, 2021

  Guitarist John 5 who is currently working with Rob Zombie has new solo album in the works called Sinner. On it you will find a track called “Que Pasa,” a song that 5 has been playing live on tour. The track features Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine on vocals. Mustaine appears throughout the album but you […]

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