John 5 Teases “I Want It All” Video

John 5 has posted a teaser for his new song/video “I Want It All.“ The full clip will debut on July 31, the same day his new album “Invasion“ is expected to be released.


John 5 Shares Snippet Of Music From Unreleased Album He Recorded With David Lee Roth

During a recent chat with Masters Of Shred, John 5 (Rob Zombie, etc.) shared a snippet of music from the unreleased album he recorded with David Lee Roth (Van Halen). You can check that out below at the 22:49 mark.

[via Blabbermouth]

John 5 Joined Onstage By Ex-Van Halen, Slipknot, System Of A Down, Etc. Members During West Hollywood Show

During John 5’s (Rob Zombie, etc.) April 6 show at the Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood, CA, the guitarist was joined onstage by Michael Anthony (ex-Van Halen, etc.), Corey Taylor (Slipknot, Stone Sour), Shavo Odadjian (System Of A Down), and Fred Coury (Cinderella). You can see footage of him performing Michael Jackson’s “Beat It” with Odadjian and footage of him performing Van Halen’s “Runnin’ With The Devil,” “Take Your Whisky Home,” and “You Really Got Me” (originally by The Kinks) with Anthony, Taylor, and Coury below:

[via Blabbermouth]

John 5 Premieres “Midnight Mass” Music Video

John 5 has premiered a new video for his new song “Midnight Mass.“ This track is from the guitarist’s upcoming album “Invasion.“ John 5 commented:

“This is what it’s like to be on the road with The Creatures — fast, crazy, fun and scary — all those good things. We hope you enjoy the video!””

Suicidal Tendencies, Death Angel, & Mecanix Added To Megadeth’s Megacruise

Suicidal Tendencies, Death Angel, and Mecanix (Megadeth tribute) have all been added to Megadeth’s inaugural Megacruise. The Norwegian Jewel will set sail from Los Angeles, CA on October 13, 2019 and it will hit ports in San Diego, CA and Ensenada, Mexico before returning on October 18, 2019. Previously announced acts include: Megadeth, Anthrax, Testament, Queensrÿche, DragonForce, Overkill, Corrosion Of Conformity, DevilDriver, Phil Campbell And The Bastard Sons, Doro, Armored Saint, Sacred Reich, John 5, Metal Church, Danko Jones, Beasto Blanco, Toothgrinder, and Metalachi. In addition to the various performances, the cruise will also feature artist photo experiences, Q&As, beer tasting, music clinics, morning coffee jams, a charity auction, special theme nights, a cornhole tournament, Megadeth themed events, etc.

Watch Alice Cooper Cover Jimi Hendrix’s “Foxy Lady” With John 5

During John 5’s February 26 show at Club Red in Mesa, AZ, the guitarist was joined onstage by Alice Cooper for a cover Jimi Hendrix’s “Foxy Lady.” You can see footage of that below:

John 5 Premieres “I Am John 5” Music Video

John 5 has premiered a new video for his new song “I Am John 5.“ The clip was animated, written, and directed by Disney animator Brett Boggs (“Frozen”, “Wreck-It Ralph”) and the track will appear on the guitarist’s upcoming album “Invasion.“ John 5 commented:

“In this video, I am transformed into a mechanical monster and controlled by the mad scientist – performed by Butch Patrick aka Eddie Munster – to destroy Hollywood! I’m programmed with my laser beam guitar to destroy everything in my path! You’ll have to watch to see what happens…”

John 5 is currently on tour with Jared Nichol James and Dead Girls Academy and he is planning to have various guests join him on the California dates. Corey Taylor (Slipknot, Stone Sour), Shavo Odadjian (System Of A Down), Fred Coury (Cinderella), and Michael Anthony (Chickenfoot, ex-Van Halen) are already confirmed for the Hollywood show.

Tour Dates:

03/01 Lubbock, TX – Jake’s
03/02 San Antonio, TX – Rock Box
03/03 Houston, TX – Scout Bar
03/05 Austin, TX – Come and Take It Live
03/06 Dallas, TX – Trees
03/07 Oklahoma City, OK – 89th Street
03/09 Indianapolis, IN – HiFi
03/10 Akron, OH – Empire Concert Club
03/12 Sellersville, PA – Sellersville Theater
03/13 New York, NY – Iridium
03/14 Poughkeepsie, NY – The Loft at The Chance
03/15 Teaneck, NJ – Debonair Music Hall
03/16 Hampton Beach, NH – Wally’s
03/17 Lebanon, NH – Lebanon Opera House
03/18 New Bedford, MA – Vault at Greasy Luck
03/20 Quebec City, QC – L’Anti Bar & Spectacles
03/21 Montreal, QC – Piranha Bar
03/22 Ottawa, ON – The Brass Monkey
03/23 Toronto, ON – Lee’s Palace
03/24 London, ON – Rum Runners
03/26 Thunder Bay, ON – Crocks
03/27 Winnipeg, MB – Pyramid Cabaret
03/28 Regina, SK – The Exchange
03/29 Calgary, AB – Dickens Pub
03/30 Edmonton, AB – The Starlite Room
03/31 Vancouver, BC -The Rickshaw Theatre
04/02 Seattle, WA – Crocodile Cafe
04/03 Portland, OR – Star Theater
04/04 Redding, CA – The Dip
04/05 Sacramento, CA – Holy Diver
04/06 Hollywood, CA – The Whisky
04/07 Anaheim, CA – The Parish – House Of Blues
04/11 Las Vegas, NV – Count’s Vamp’d
04/14 San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick