Tag Archives: John 5

Photos/Review: John 5 & The Creatures invaded NYC w/ Jared James Nichols

Posted by on March 25, 2019

While many are familiar with guitarist John 5 through his career with David Lee Roth, Marilyn Manson and now, Rob Zombie, he’s also has an extensive solo career since 2004’s Vertigo. During the beginning of the year, the guitarist revealed his new album with John 5 & the Creatures, Invasion, will be released sometime this […]

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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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Nikki Sixx working on trilogy project likely to include John 5

Posted by on December 5, 2018

The past year has been a busy one for Motley Crüe bassist Nikki Sixx. With Motley Crüe officially retired from touring and his band Sixx: A.M. on a hiatus, Sixx shared an Instagram post, teasing a few of his plans for 2019. He wrote: “Officially start working on a new album tomorrow as part of […]

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First wave of bands revealed for first-ever MegaCruise

Posted by on October 10, 2018

Yesterday (9th), Megadeth revealed the first wave of bands for their first-ever Megacruise. We were excited when we noticed Anthrax will be caught in this thrashing journey throughout the Pacific. Megadeth will continue to update us today with additional bands, hosts, and more at this location. The inaugural MegaCruise will depart from Los Angeles on […]

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Wednesday 13 announces North American Fall tour

Posted by on July 19, 2018

Wednesday 13 are returning for a North American trek this Fall. The group will be opening for John 5 during the first week, and Davey Suicide will appear during the last week of the run. Once the tour wraps up, the band will return to the studio to work on the follow-up to 2017’s Condolences. […]

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Watch John 5 shred with a Hello Kitty mini guitar

Posted by on March 12, 2018

It wasn’t too long ago when we watched Zakk Wylde shred Black Sabbath tunes with a Hello Kitty guitar. Today (12th), Loudwire recruited John 5 to the $60 Hello Kitty mini guitar challenge, by having him rock out with 13 different styles. In the below video, you will see him make quite a few arrangements […]

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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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