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GRAHAM BONNET To Release 'Private I - The Archives Vol. One'

Legendary vocalist Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI) will release a previously unheard album from 1975 as first part of the newly launched "Graham Bonnet Archive" series. "Private I - The Archives Vol. One" will be made available digitally from January 22 via iTunes and all other major digital media outlets. Before there ...

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GRAHAM BONNET Launches New Band

Legendary vocalist Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI) has unveiled his new group, the GRAHAM BONNET BAND. Currently making preparations for a 2015 tour, the GRAHAM BONNET BAND is a four-piece hard rock outfit that also features guitarist extraordinaire Conrado Pesinato and bassist Beth-Ami Heavenstone. The band will showcase many acclaimed songs spanning ...

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Ex-ANTHRAX Singer NEIL TURBIN Performs New Song 'Ride With Death' At HEADBANGERS OPEN AIR (Video)

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the release of ANTHRAX's debut album, "Fistful Of Metal", the band's former lead singer, Neil Turbin, and a backing group of musicians calling themselves DEATHRIDERS (not to be confused with Neil's long-running Los Angeles-based band of the same name) performed the entire LP on their recent European tour. Fan-filmed ...

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GRAHAM BONNET Talks To METAL RULES! TV About RITCHIE BLACKMORE, MICHAEL SCHENKER (Video)

Metal Rules! TV recently conducted an interview with legendary rock singer Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ). You can now watch the chat below. In a 2013 interview with Songfacts, Bonnet stated about how he originally crossed paths with Ritchie Blackmore: "That was through Roger Glover. One of my friends, Mickey Moody, was playing ...

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GRAHAM BONNET Comments On Formation Of BONNET, PARGA & HEAVENSTONE

British guitarist Mario Parga has announced that he has formed a new Los Angeles based all-acoustic trio called BONNET, PARGA & HEAVENSTONE with his longtime friend Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MSG, ALCATRAZZ) on vocals and rhythm guitar, and Beth-Ami Heavenstone (HARDLY DANGEROUS, TOMI RAE BROWN) on acoustic bass and backing vocals. Mario will provide lead acoustic ...

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GRAHAM BONNET Joins Forces With MARIO PARGA In New All-Acoustic Project

British guitarist Mario Parga has announced that he has formed a new Los Angeles based all-acoustic trio called BONNET, PARGA & HEAVENSTONE with his longtime friend Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MSG, ALCATRAZZ) on vocals and rhythm guitar, and Beth-Ami Heavenstone (HARDLY DANGEROUS, TOMI RAE BROWN) on acoustic bass and backing vocals. Mario will provide lead acoustic ...

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STRATOVARIUS And AMARANTHE To Join Forces For European Tour

STRATOVARIUS and AMARANTHE will join forces for a "double headline" European tour next spring. The "Nordic Nexus Of Nemesis Tour 2013" will kick off on March 20 in Munich, Germany. Confirmed dates are as follows: Mar. 20 - Backstagehalle - Munich, Germany Mar. 21 - Stadtgarten - Erfurt, Germany Mar. 22 - Masters Of Rock ...

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GRAHAM BONNET: JON LORD 'Changed The World Of Rock'

Legendary rock singer Graham Bonnet (pictured below; RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI) has released the following statement regarding the passing of former DEEP PURPLE/WHITESNAKE keyboardist Jon Lord: "It is with great shock and deep sadness that I was informed of the loss of a dear friend and great musician, Jon Lord. You brought fun, ...

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GRAHAM BONNET: Authorized Book In The Works

Author Steve Wright is currently writing the first official book about the life of legendary rock singer Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI). He promises it will "show you a part of the man you do not know." Wright, who met Bonnet over 20 years ago, has decided to share some of the ...

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STRYPER's OZ FOX Launches Guitar-Lessons Web Site

Guitarist Oz Fox of Christian hard rockers STRYPER has announced the launch of his new guitar-lessons web site, SirOzAcademy.com. Many online guitar resources are great for beginners, but lacking for other guitarists, not SirOzAcademy.com. SirOzAcademy.com is online guitar school that teaches electric guitar techniques using videos lessons taught by Fox. Oz will teach ...

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TOMORROW'S OUTLOOK To Sign With BATTLEGOD PRODUCTIONS

Norwegian metallers TOMORROW'S OUTLOOK have revealed the official promo and digipack/booklet artwork for their upcoming release, "34613". It's all unleashed in a three-and-a-half minute-long YouTube teaser which also contains a few tracks from the forthcoming CD. TOMORROW'S OUTLOOK is about to sign a deal with Australia's leading heavy metal label, Battlegod Productions. "34613", which features ...

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Video Interview With ALICE COOPER Drummer GLEN SOBEL

Mapex drums recently conducted an interview with newly drafted ALICE COOPER band drummer Glen Sobel, filmed in Nashville, Tennessee during the recent "No More Mr. Nice Guy" world tour rehearsal. During the chat, which can be seen below, Sobel talks about his background and how he got started in drumming. Also making an appearance is ...

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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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KIRK HAMMETT, ULI JON ROTH On 'That Metal Show' Season Premiere; Entire Episode Available

METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett and legendary axeman Uli Jon Roth (ex-SCORPIONS) were the featured guests on the premiere episode of the seventh season of VH1 Classic's "That Metal Show", which premiered this past Saturday, March 19 at 11 p.m. ET/PT. During his appearance on the program, Hammett talked about the "Big Four" tour featuring performances ...

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