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[Interview] John 5 speaks to 94.3 The Shark

John 5 interview 94.3 The Shark

John 5 interview 94.3 The Shark

A brand new interview from John 5 with 94.3 The Shark about his new album Season of the Witch, (out on March 3rd). He also talks about his time with David Lee Roth, what Peter Criss is working on, why he puts out music on YouTube and much more.

To listen to the interview, go here: 943theshark.com/Channels/shark-tank/2017/02/02/john-5-interview

Season of the Witch is out March 3rd and will be available for pre-order from the official John 5 store, iTunes and more very soon!


Six new dates for John 5 and The Creatures “Season of the Witch” tour

That’s right John 5 fans, not one, or two or three, but SIX new dates are being added to the forthcoming John 5 and The Creatures tour in support of the album “Season of the Witch”.

The dates will include visits to Phoenix, Charlotte, Greensboro, Wilmington, Virginia Beach and Richmond.

More information is available on the tour page (although some venues have yet to release ticket info but bookmark the tour page to be updated) and meet and greets will be available later today in the John 5 store.

In the meantime to see a list of the new dates, venues etc, please click >>>  (more…)


The Creatures to play at Grizzly Hall, Austin

John 5 Matt Wilson Vintage

John 5 Matt Wilson Vintage

John 5 fans in Texas, add March 22 to your diary, as John 5 and The Creatures will be headed to Grizzly Hall in Austin for their Season of the Witch tour.

Tickets are on sales now from here: ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1424300 and meet and greets are available now: http://john-5.com/store/.

Note from venue: This event is ALL AGES, however, anyone under the age of 21 will be charged an additional ‘minor surcharge’ at the door.

Don’t forget to bookmark the tour page: john-5.com/main/tour/ and click the tracker button to be updated when John 5 comes to your area.


John 5 and The Creatures to play at Kings in Raleigh

John 5 Season of the Witch

John 5 Season of the Witch

John 5 and The Creatures will be making their way to Kings in Raleigh, NC, on March 29th 2017.

The show, in support of the forthcoming album Season of the Witch, is part of a larger set of tour dates from March to April 2017.

Tickets will be on sale Monday 30th January 2017 from here: etix.com/ticket/p/3757665/john-5-and-the-creatures-raleigh-kings and meet and greets are available now: http://john-5.com/store/.

Don’t forget to bookmark the tour page: john-5.com/main/tour/ and click the tracker button to be updated when John 5 comes to your area.


John 5 & The Creatures to play New Tupelo Music Hall, Derry

John 5

John 5

Another tour date for your diaries for the forthcoming John 5 and The Creatures “Season of the Witch” tour this March and April.

The band will be stopping at the all new Tupelo Music Hall in Derry, NH on Thursday, April 6, 2017.

Tickets are available now here: tickets.tupelohall.com/ordertickets.asp?p=1783 and meet and greets are available now: http://john-5.com/store/!

To keep up to date with all new tour dates please bookmark: john-5.com/main/tour/


John 5 & The Creatures to play at Sellersville Theater

John 5 fans in Pennsylvania, you can now catch John 5 and The Creatures on their forthcoming “Season of the Witch” tour at Sellersville Theater on April 10th.

Tickets are on sale now here: ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1421113 and meet and greets are available now: http://john-5.com/store/!

To keep up to date with all new tour dates please bookmark: john-5.com/main/tour/


John 5 and The Creatures to play Harlow’s, Sacramento

John 5 Matt Wilson Images

John 5 Matt Wilson Images

John 5 fans we have another tour date announcement for the forthcoming John 5 and The Creatures Season of the Witch tour.

This time you can catch the guys performing at Harlow’s Restaurant & Nightclub, in Sacramento CA on March 9, 2017.

Tickets are on sale here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/john-5-the-creatures-tickets-31334286695 and meet and greets are available now: http://john-5.com/store/!

Keep it locked to john-5.com for more announcements.


John 5 and The Creatures show in Falls Church

John 5 Matt Wilson Vintage

John 5 Matt Wilson Vintage

John 5 and The Creatures shows are coming in thick and fast for their Season of the Witch tour.  Here’s another date to add to the diary: April 9 in Falls Church at The State Theatre.

Tickets will be available soon. Please note, the venue stipulates “You must be 18 or over to enter unless accompanied by your parent. Valid ID required.”

Meet and Greets are available from: http://john-5.com/store/


New show announce: April 7 at BLACKTHORN 51

John 5

John 5

We have a new show announcement for the forthcoming John 5 and The Creatures tour coming in March and April.

This time at BLACKTHORN 51 which is located in Elmhurst, NY. The show takes place on April 7, 2017.

Tickets are available now from here: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1418218/ Please note: the show admits “Minors Under 21 with Parent or Legal Guardian“.

Meet and Greets are available from: http://john-5.com/store/


John 5 to appear on Never Meet Your Heroes with Scott Ian

John 5 Scott Ian Never Meet Your Heroes SiriusXM Volume

John 5 will be a guest on Scott Ian’s “Never Meet Your Heroes” this coming Thursday (19 Jan) on SiriusXM Volume.

The show will include John 5 talking about his unique hazing ritual when he first joined Marilyn Manson,  that included nudity, urine, and a hefty hotel bill.

You can listen to an extract above, but to tune into the full show, see show listings here: http://www.siriusxm.com/servlet/Satellite?c=SXM_Channel_C&childpagename=SXM%2FSXM_Channel_C%2FChannelProgramList&cid=1293948280479&pagename=SXM%2FWrapper


Season of the Witch track listing revealed

John 5 Season of the Witch

John 5 Season of the Witch

John 5 and The Creatures will be releasing their new album Season of the Witch on March 3, 2017 and we can now show you the tracklist from the album.

These include the 2016 single releases that were put out between touring, including Black Grass Plague, Hell Haw and Making Monsters, as well as new tracks which include Guitars, Tits And Monsters, and John 5’s homage to his late dog Jasper, Ode To Jasper.

John 5 and The Creatures are heading out on the road in March and April in support of the album, and you can see a full list of tour dates here (with more to be announced SOON).

Speaking about the album John says it’s his favourite so far: “Since music is so visual nowadays, I thought these videos would be the best way to get my music out there, and it seems to have worked — now everybody knows the songs on the record. I put so much work into this record with the videos, the artwork, the songwriting and the playing — out of my catalog, this is by far my favorite solo record.”

Pre-orders will become available via iTunes in early February.

To see the 13 track names in full, click >>>  (more…)


John 5 & The Creatures announce date in Pittsburgh

John 5 and the Creatures Nashville

John 5 and the Creatures Nashville

Adding to the whole host of new John 5 and The Creatures dates already announced (see the tour page for more dates), fans in or around Pittsburgh will now be able to catch them in Pittsburgh at the Hard Rock on April 11.

Tickets are available now and you can purchase them here: ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1415097. Please note the show will admit “Minors Under 21 with Parent or Legal Guardian“.

VIP packages are now available at the John 5 store here: www.john-5.com/store and as always keep it locked to the John 5 site for more updates as we are announcing more dates soon!


John 5 and The Creatures announce new date in Cleveland

John 5 Matt Wilson Images

John 5 Matt Wilson Images

HELLOOOOOO CLEVELAND!!!

John 5 and The Creatures will be stopping by at The Agora Ballroom on April 12, 2017 as part of their upcoming 2017 tour to promote their album Season of the Witch” which is coming out on March 3rd.

This adds to the other dates announced at the end of 2016.

Tickets are on-sale now here: http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?eventId=7147365&pl=agora – VIP packages will be available from the store for this date soon.

Keep it locked to john-5.com/ for more tour date announcements VERY SOON! Photo by Matt Wilson Images.


Loudwire 6th Annual Music Awards placements for John 5 and The Creatures

Loudwire 6th Annual Music Awards results

Loudwire 6th Annual Music Awards results

First of all a HUGE thank you to all the fans for their support, their votes, their shares and their promotions on John 5’s nominations in the 6th Annual Music Awards.  Being voted amongst friends and peers was a huge honor for John.

The results are in for Best Guitarist and Best Rock Video and we are really pleased with the results – a huge congrats to the winners in these categories – Slash (Best Guitarist) and Disturbed (Best Rock Video).

For Best Guitarist John 5 came 4th place in a category of huge hitters and so many talented people whose John looks up to, calls friend and is pleased just to have been nominated with and for Best Rock Video, The Creatures “Making Monsters” came 3rd, and it’s a huge congrats to the people involved in the video, including directors Jonny Coffin and Lord Zane.

Speaking on the results John says: “THANK YOU to everyone who voted in the Loudwire Music Awards. Your votes for my nomination as Best Guitarist and The Creatures for our video Making Monsters has meant a lot. The support you guys have shown means a great deal. Just being nominated amongst friends and peers was such an honor! No matter the results, You guys rock!”


Teaser trailer for “Season of the Witch” album

Season of the Witch video trailer John 5 Josh Hasty John 5 and The Creatures

 

Hot on the announcement that John 5 and The Creatures will be releasing a new album on March 3 2017, which will be followed by a tour, you can now watch the teaser trailer.

The video has been directed by Josh Hasty, whom Rob Zombie and John 5 fans will be aware directed the recent “In Hell Everybody Loves Popcorn” behind the scenes making of documentary for Rob Zombie’s movie 31.

More details are coming soon, so keep it locked to john-5.com and don’t forget to SPREAD THE WORD!


John 5 announces brand new album “Season Of The Witch”

John 5 Season of the Witch

John 5 Season of the Witch

John 5 will be bringing out a new album on March 3 2017 titled “Season Of The Witch“.

The brand new album – the first billed as a John 5 and The Creatures album – will coincide with the brand new Creatures tour starting on March 3 in Seattle, for which the first set of dates were announced yesterday: john-5.com/brand-new-john-5-dates-announced-for-2017-tour/

More details of track listing, teaser trailer etc will become available very soon!


John 5 and The Creatures 2017 VIP packages

John 5 VIP 2017

John 5 VIP 2017

Following yesterdays announcement of brand new John 5 and The Creatures tour dates for 2017, we are excited to announce TWO very special VIP packages for fans.

The packers include, VIP CRAZY ONES GOLD EDITION and VIP MONSTERS UPGRADE.

The Crazy Ones package includes; • One General admission entry, • 1 x Copy of John 5 new album Released March 2017, • Special Soundcheck Experience w/ John & the Creatures, With John performing some songs that will be different from the show, • Meet and Greet and signing session, • Personal Photo opportunity with John 5, • Exclusive Crazy Ones VIP laminate PLUS a J5 Signature Edition Fender Squire Telecaster in Frost Gold which will be shipped to you BEFORE the show so you can bring it with you to be signed.

The Monsters Upgrade includes; • Special Soundcheck Experience w/ John & the Creatures, With John performing some songs that will be different from the show, • Meet and Greet and signing session, • Personal Photo opportunity with John 5, • Exclusive VIP laminate, • 1 x set J5 Guitar exclusive VIP picks.

These packages are VERY limited to so you will need to get these QUICKLY! Once they are sold, they are SOLD!

For full CRAZY ONES package details: http://john-5.com/store/shop/j5-vip-crazy-ones-tour-mar-april-2017/

For full MONSTERS UPGRADE package details: http://john-5.com/store/shop/j5-vip-upgrade-tour-mar-april-2017/ (Please note the Monsters package does not include a show ticket. These will be available from the venue and will be on the tour page links when they become available: http://john-5.com/main/tour/

To see the full VIP package details you can also click here >>>  (more…)


Brand new John 5 and The Creatures dates announced for 2017 tour

John 5

John 5

Happy Christmas everyone! Here at john-5.com, we hope you had a fantastic day with you and yours. We also thought we would deliver another set of tour date announcements for John 5 and The Creatures for 2017 as an extra Christmas gift. This is in addition to the already announced dates of 23 March in San Antonio, 25 March in Houston and 26 March in Dallas.

All current announcements, with dates, venues and cities, will be on the tour page later today. Keep it locked to john-5.com for more announcements in the future.

To see the list of new dates click >>> (more…)


Two more John 5 and The Creatures tour date announcements for 2017

John 5 and The Creatures

John 5 and The Creatures

Following last weeks announcement that John 5 and The Creatures would be heading to Trees in Dallas in March 2017, we are announcing two more dates. This time the shows will be in:

San Antonio: Fitzgerald’s Bar & Live Music, March 23
Houston: Scout’s Bar, March 25

Tickets for both shows are on sale now. Follow the links below:

San Antonio: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1394516

Houston: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1395575

Keep it locked to john-5.com for more 2017 announcements.


“Making Monsters” video named in Loudwire’s Top 10 Rock Videos of 2016

Making Monsters John 5 and The Creatures

Congratulations to John 5 and The Creatures as their video “Making Monsters” made Loudwire’s Top 10 Rock Videos of 2016.

The video features live action directed by Lord Zane and stop motion video directed by Jonny Coffin – which in itself took 6 months to put together.

From Loudwire:

John 5 and the Creatures encounter some real creatures in their video for “Making Monsters.” Directors Matt Zane and Johnny Coffin help John 5 with the video, which features a young boy working on some models of creatures, leaving them in his work space and having them suddenly come to life at night. Watch as a mini-John 5 rocks in a “monster” band with the Creature from the Black Lagoon and Frankenstein.”

Remember you can make Making Monsters YOUR favourite rock video of 2016 by taking part in the Loudwire 6th Annual Music Awards peoples vote. Follow the link to cast your vote here: http://loudwire.com/vote-for-the-best-rock-video-6th-annual-loudwire-music-awards/


John 5 & The Creatures to play Trees, Dallas March 2017

John 5 and The Creatures Trees Dallas March 2017

John 5 and The Creatures Trees Dallas March 2017

After a series of extremely successful John 5 and The Creatures dates across the USA and Europe in 2016, the Creatures will again be hitting the road.

This time they will be playing at Trees, Dallas on March 26th 2017.

Tickets go on sale 16th December 2016 at 10am CST here: ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1395515

Keep it locked to john-5.com for more 2017 announcements.


Vote John 5 “Best Guitarist” in Loudwire’s 6th Annual Music Awards

John 5 Making Monsters

John 5 Making Monsters

Come on John 5 fans! Time to get out your votes! John 5 is nominated this year in Loudwire’s 6th Annual Music Awards in the category of Best Guitarist!

This is a fan led vote, so vote – once, twice and then some more. You can vote “as much as once per hour through the deadline of Tuesday, Jan. 10 at 10AM ET when the voting for the 6th Annual Loudwire Music Awards concludes.”

So that’s as much as 24 times a day everyday – I mean, who needs sleep?

This means a lot to John to be nominated with his peers – people he looks up to, admires and has worked with and calls friends.

So go do this! VOTE!
Follow the link to cast your vote here: Vote for the Best Guitarist – 6th Annual Loudwire Music Awards


[Interview] John 5 talks to TV of The Lost

TV of the Lost John 5 Interview

Check out this great interview with John 5 while he was in Germany for his recent John 5 and The Creatures tour. In this Eye To Eye interview with TV of the Lost, John 5 talks about song writing, reminisces about touring in Germany with previous groups, and much more.

Enjoy!


[Interview] John 5 Talks Playing Guitar at Home

John 5 Guitar World William Baeck

John 5 Guitar World William Baeck

During the recent John 5 and The Creatures shows across Europe, Guitar World sat down with John 5 to chat about his instrument choices for home use, what he looks for when he goes into a guitar shop, and he also talks about some of the guitars in his Telecaster collection – plus much more.

To read the interview, please go here: guitarworld.com/artist-interviews/john-5-talks-playing-guitar-home