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JACK RUSSELL'S GREAT WHITE To Headline 'America Rocks Tour'

Five of the biggest classic '80s rock bands will unite for the summer's "America Rocks Tour". The trek will feature kick-ass sets, headlined by JACK RUSSELL'S GREAT WHITE and featuring FASTER PUSSYCAT, BULLETBOYS, PRETTY BOY FLOYD and LILLIAN AXE. Jack Russell's GREAT WHITE went from metal/hard rock to mainstream radio airplay with their breakthrough smash ...

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Original BULLETBOYS Lineup To Reunite For Hollywood Concert

The four original members of BULLETBOYS Marq Torien on vocals, Mick Sweda on guitar, Lonnie Vencent on bass and Jimmy D'Anda on drums have reunited for a one-night-only New Year's Eve weekend show on December 30 and have selected Hollywood, California's Club Vodka at the legendary Key Club on the Sunset Strip as the location. ...

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Former BULLETBOYS Drummer Killed In Car Crash

Former BULLETBOYS drummer John Paul Giosa (a.k.a. Johnny G) was killed in a car accident on Sunday in Westchester, California at the age of 42. Giosa veered his black 1998 Volkswagen Beetle off the northbound San Diego (405) freeway near Howard Hughes Parkway for unknown reasons and struck a concrete overpass pillar at 4:04 a.m., ...

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GEORGE LYNCH Interviewed By ESP GUITARS (Video)

ESP Guitars recently conducted an interview with George Lynch, the former lead guitarist for DOKKEN and leader of his own rock bands LYNCH MOB and SOULS OF WE. You can now watch the chat below. Also available is footage of Lynch demoing a couple of guitars. Lynch will release his eleventh solo album in nearly ...

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KING KOBRA: 'Turn Up The Good (Times)' Video Released

"Turn Up The Good (Times)", the new video from KING KOBRA, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's new self-titled comeback album, which came out in April via Frontiers Records. Formed in 1984 by legendary drummer Carmine Appice (VANILLA FUDGE, ROD STEWART, OZZY OSBOURNE), Los Angeles heavy metal outfit KING KOBRA recorded ...

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King Kobra - KING KOBRA

I don't remember KING KOBRA to be a "bad" band; I just don't remember much at all about 1985's "Ready to Strike" and 1986's "Thrill of a Lifetime" beyond Carmine Appice occupying the drum stool and all that bright 'n shiny blond hair. More importantly with regard to the new self-titled album, I don't remember ...

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Resurrected HURRICANE Schedules Comeback Debut

Reformed '80s Los Angeles rockers HURRICANE will play their first show on Saturday, July 2 at the House Of Blues in West Hollywood, California with ALCATRAZZ. HURRICANE is a powerful hard rock band from Los Angeles that formed in 1984 by guitarist Robert Sarzo, and bassist Tony Cavazo. Cavazo, former QUIET RIOT and SNOW bassist, ...

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GEORGE LYNCH To Release 'Kill All Control' Solo Album

George Lynch, the former lead guitarist for DOKKEN and leader of his own rock bands LYNCH MOB and SOULS OF WE, will release his eleventh solo album in nearly twenty years, "Kill All Control", on June 21 via Rocket Science, Inc. What began as a follow-up to the SOULS OF WE debut, "Let The Truth ...

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KING KOBRA: New Album Details Revealed

Frontiers Records has set an April 15 European release date (May 5 in North America) for the new self-titled comeback album from KING KOBRA. Formed in 1984 by legendary drummer Carmine Appice (VANILLA FUDGE, ROD STEWART, OZZY OSBOURNE), Los Angeles heavy metal outfit KING KOBRA recorded two critically acclaimed albums for Capitol Records — the ...

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Original BULLETBOYS Members To Perform Entire Debut Album

BULLETBOYS' self-titled debut album was a smash success during the heyday of heavy metal, going platinum and spawning the MTV and radio singles "For The Love Of Money", "Smooth Up In Ya" and more. Now original BULLETBOYS members Marq Torien (vocals) and Lonnie Vencent (bass) have reunited to perform the LP from beginning to end ...

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DAVE LOMBARDO, SAMANTHA MALONEY Added To 'Bonzo: The Groove Remains The Same: A Double Encore!

Canadian blues rock singing sensation Sass Jordan, SLAYER's Dave Lombardo, former HOLE/MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Samantha Maloney and world-renowned drummer Jojo Mayer have been added to the lineup of musicians taking part in "Bonzo: The Groove Remains The Same: A Double Encore!", which will take place on Wednesday, January 12 at the Key Club in West ...

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BULLETBOYS Frontman Joins VICIOUS LICKS

BULLETBOYS frontman Marq Torien has joined the Hollywood, California-based rock band VICIOUS LICKS. The singer made his live debut with the group on December 4, 2010 at Hollywood's Three Clubs. Fan-filmed video footage of three songs from the Three Clubs show — "Hate To Love You", "I Can't Survive" and "Shadow" — can be viewed ...

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