Now he has posted a picture of himself tracking the new album in the Doghouse Studios in LA. You can see that above. Watch out for more news soon!
Indegoot represented photographer Rob Fenn has teamed up with John 5 to offer the “Autographed Series: John 5”. This photo comes from page 92 of the upcoming photo book Rob Zombie and Rob Fenn did titled ‘The Zombie Horror Picture Show’. It was snapped on stage in Scranton, PA during the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival in July 2013.
Each John 5 canvas is signed and numbered by Rob Fenn, and autographed by John 5! John is also offering “a guitar pick with every canvas sold!“
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While out on tour with Rob Zombie in Australia for the Soundwave Festival, Metal Obsession grabbed a chat with John where they spoke about the new Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor album, the forthcoming Live DVD/Blu-Ray and even a little about the next John 5 solo album.
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Check out this video interview conducted backstage at Soundwave 2014, on the Sydney leg of the tour, where John 5 chats to AU Review about the tour, working with Rob Zombie, K.D. Lang on his own solo material and much more.
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Check out this interview conducted at Soundwave 2014, where Spotlight Report sits down to chat with John about his work with Rob Zombie, working with Marilyn Manson, and explains what was one of the coolest shows he ever played out.
John 5 is currently on tour with Rob Zombie in Australia for Soundwave 2014.
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Watch John 5 and Rob Zombie, sit down backstage in Sydney, to chat with Soundwave TV about their relationship.
Rob Zombie is currently in Australia for the Soundwave Festival tour, as well as a series of “sidewave” dates with Korn.
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While on tour with Rob Zombie and Korn, John 5 took Premier Guitar’s John Bohlinger backstage for a “rig rundown” of his touring guitars and other on stage gear, including a look behind his ‘lava-guitar’, talking tone and much more.
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On the recent ‘Night of the Living Dreads’ tour, as the Rob Zombie and Korn camps rolled into Grand Rapids for their show at the Deltaplex, John 5 stopped to speak to The Examiner about coming home to Michigan, touring, working on Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor, Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare haunted festival and all the different balls he has been juggling this year in terms of work.
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Just before the Night of the Living Dreads tour rolled into Casper Wyoming a few days ago, John 5 chatted with Butch from 943 Loudwire.com about the tour, playing with Korn and a lot more besides.
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John 5 will be with Piggy D and Ginger Fish at Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare on Oct. 24th, Pomona CA. Fans will have a chance to win this exact Fender squire (see picture above – YES the one he is playing in the promo video for the new Gold Squier). Raffle tickets will be handed out during the autograph session and John 5 will announce the winner at the end! Some songs from John 5′s new instrumental album will be playing at the autograph session as well. Oct. 24th at The Great American Nightmare, Pomona CA.
John 5 teams up with the folks at Total Guitar to show you how to play his electric sitar lines from Rob Zombie’s ‘Theme For The Rat Vendor’. The track is played here on John 5′s trusted Gold Telecaster. You can hear this on the new album from Rob Zombie; Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor.
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John 5 and his lovely wife Rita, joined You Tube interviewer Robin Tazizawa, on the red carpet at Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare, which opened October 10 in Pomona CA. They talk about ghost stories, childhood Halloween memories and John 5′s favorite attraction at GAN.
Get tickets and find out more: http://greatamericannightmare.com/index3.html
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Tickets and more details for the show will be available soon here at john-5.com
In the first of a two-part video series, John 5 shares his guest lessons – shred mastery – with UK magazine Total Guitar. Part one sees John sharing lessons on String-skipped arpeggios and Tapped rhythm and lead.
Download Total Guitar issue 246 for the accompanying tab and explanation – available in the UK and, digitally, worldwide via Newsstand for iPad, iPhone & iPod touch and Zinio (http://www.zinio.com) from 1 October 2013.
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BOSS US is giving away a DD-3 Delay pedal autographed by John 5, Steve Stevens, Billy Duffy, Herman Li and Darryl Jones. The contest runs from Monday, September 16 through September 30 2013. Enter here: http://statictab.com/pizw2cx. For more details go to: http://www.bossus.com/go/
(Please note the competition is being run by Boss US, therefore any questions about the competition must go to them). GOOD LUCK!
For a number of months now, John 5 has teased the fans with the announcement that Fender would be following up their release of the John 5 Telecaster Squier model, with a replica of his favorite “Mistress” (as John’s wife affectionatley calls the guitar) – the John 5 Frost Gold. Now Fender/Squier have released the model and you can get your hands on it today!
[Watch] John 5: “These albums are a lot of fun. I just do ‘em for the love of guitar and to inspire a couple of people on the way”
With a break in touring with Rob Zombie, John 5 is returning to the studio to work on his next solo guitar album. This one, the follow-up to 2012′s God Told Me To will see John 5 calling on friends to guest star on the next album. Speaking to Artisan News John says: “I‘m gonna start asking my friends for favors and all this stuff. ‘Hey, come on in. I watched your house and I let your dog out that one time, so come play on my record.’ So I’m gonna start my long list of people to come and play. I think it’s fun.”
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In this video interview taken before Rob Zombies headlining appearance at this years Mayhem Festival in Dallas, TX, On Tour Monthly sits with John 5 to talk about the new Rob Zombie album “Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor“, Mayhem Festival, his friendship with Rob Zombie and and his favorite Mayhem moment.
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Another backstage interview for you to watch with John 5, from this years Mayhem 2013. This time, Harley Hughes, from HellhoundMusic.com, chatted with John 5 when the tour made a stop in Burgettstown PA.
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John 5 will be making an appearance on on THE ROCK SOLID PRESSURE SHOW, tonight (7pm est), with J-Rock and Patty. The interview was conducted backstage at this years Mayhem 2013 (along with fellow Rob Zombie alumni Piggy D). If you’re listening online, go to LOCALIZEDMUSIC.net, PUREROCKRADIO.net, and more.. Or find out more from https://www.facebook.com/RockSolidPressureT
“It’s great to be on the left side of Rob Zombie playing these amazing songs that I grew up listening to”
BloodyGoodHorror speaks to Rob Zombies axe-man John 5 where he chats about working with Rod Stewart, the latest Zombie record Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor, what touring with the Mayhem Festival is like and much more.
Check out the full tour schedule: john-5.com/main/tour
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There are FOUR LEFT in total of these great pieces of music memorabilia for which money from the sales will fund the final paperwork for the non-profit status – We need to raise $800 minimum
The Drumhead is signed (among others) John 5, Ginger Fish, Blasko, Marky Ramone, Orianthi, Rick Springfield, Glenn Hughes and MANY MORE!
Support this great cause! Buy a drumhead! Thanks:http://tinyurl.com/allstardrumheads
In this very relaxed interview with The Spill Magazine, John 5 talks about what it means to be a member of Rob Zombies band, working on his next solo album (and throws ideas around with the interviewer about who could play as guest), having his son come to see him perform for the first time and much much more.