Tag Archives: John 5 and the Creatures

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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Nine Tour and events recently announced – 2/28

Posted by on February 28, 2022

  From Metallica to Coheed and Cambria, here are nine tour and events recently announced.   01) Metallica announce East Coast shows: Metallica have announced two additional shows to their 2022 touring schedule. These legends will make two stops on the East coast, headlining two stadium events in Buffalo, NY, and Pittsburgh, PA, with support […]

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Metal Insider’s Elise Yablon’s Top Ten Metal Songs of 2019

Posted by on December 31, 2019

Being mostly a punk and alternative fan, 2019 has been an exploratory year for me in music as I dove headfirst into the world of metal for the first time. Slowly I’ve been broadening my knowledge of the genre, listening to various different artists as background noise at my day job and trying to incorporate […]

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A conversation with John 5 on horror films, sobriety, and staying busy

Posted by on October 31, 2019

John 5 is one of the hardest and perhaps most loyal working musicians out there. Between his solo career with John 5 and the Creatures and his role with Rob Zombie, he’s still working with other artists. As we were lucky to see the guitarist perform this past spring, John 5 has returned for another […]

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John 5 and The Creatures say “I Want It All” in new video

Posted by on August 1, 2019

John 5 and The Creatures’ new album Invasion has finally arrived. To celebrate the LP’s arrival, John 5 has unleashed a video for the song “I Want It All.” The artist worked with director Israel Perez, art director Cody Varona, producer Nicole Hatley, as well as wardrobe by Forgotten Saints LA to create this ecentric […]

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John 5 and The Creatures joined by Alice Cooper during tour stop in Mesa, AZ

Posted by on March 4, 2019

John 5 and The Creatures kicked off their Invasion 2019 North American tour in Mesa, AZ on Tuesday (February 26), and a special guest was there to help them make it a memorable night. During the band’s encore, they welcomed Alice Cooper to the stage to perform a cover of Jimi Hendrix’s hit “Foxy Lady.” […]

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John 5 and the Creatures premiere “Zoinks!” animation video

Posted by on January 2, 2019

Just as promised, to celebrate the New Year, John 5 and the Creatures have released an animated video for the song “Zoinks!” The track is taken from the group’s new album Invasion, which is scheduled to arrive sometime this year. The clip was written and directed by Disney animator Brett Broggs (Frozen/Wreck-It Ralph) and features live footage as well as voiceovers by Nikki Sixx and Susan Olsen of the Brady Bunch.

Watch the video below and check out the upcoming tour dates here.

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John 5 and the Creatures share glimpse of “Zoinks!” animation video

Posted by on December 20, 2018

John 5 and the Creatures have decided to let everyone have a little taste of their new animated video for the song “Zoinks!” The track is taken from the group’s new album Invasion, which will be released sometime next year. John 5 promises to premiere “Zoinks!” on New Year’s Day. The video was written and directed […]

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Interview and photos, John 5 talks live album, is done recording new Rob Zombie album

Posted by on February 14, 2018

  The world needs a guitar hero, but with an abundance of shredders and the wheel having been reinvented several times over it’s as tough a position to fill as ever. One guy is certainly up for the gig though, he goes by the name John 5. A session player by design who’s worked with […]

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John 5 is alive with new concert album

Posted by on December 4, 2017

Guitar virtuoso, John 5 is planning on releasing a new live concert album, It’s Alive on January 25th. The album will be featuring 17 tracks spanning his solo career. The track list is below: 01. Guitars, Tits And Monsters 02. Flight Of The Vulcan Kelly 03. Six Hundred And Sixty Six Pickers In Hell, CA 04. […]

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