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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

John 5 talks working on his next solo album and other things to Metal Express Radio


Its been a busy year for John 5 already.  2013 has seen the release of Rob Zombie’s The Lords of Salem, which features John 5’s score, and the latest Rob Zombie album which was primarily written by RZ and John 5.  He is currently rehearsing with his fellow RZ bandmates for the Mayhem 2013 tour which starts end of June 2013.  He talks with Metal Express Radio about Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor, playing with Les Paul, and a little about the next J5 solo album.

To read the interview  (more…)

John 5 talks to PGHMUSICMAG About Rockstar Mayhem Festival & Much More!


Pittsburgh Music Magazine have conducted an audio interview with John 5. Taking time from the pre-Mayhem production work in L.A. John 5 talks about the experience of the Rockstar Mayhem Festival and what Rob Zombie and company have in store, winning the best guitarist award at The Revolver Golden God Awards, the new Rob Zombie LP Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor, having some guitars and personal items stolen from his home, solo work, and working with David Lee Roth.

To listen to the interview in full go to: pittsburghmusicmagazine.com/2013/05/30/john-5-of-rob-zombie-talks

John 5 wins Best Guitarist at the Golden Gods – thank you to all who voted!


The Revolver Golden Gods 2013 took place at Club Nokia in Los Angeles yesterday (May 2) and John 5 was honored with winning BEST GUITARIST (presented by Epiphone). This is a very high honor for John 5 and a testament to the past decade and more of hard work and dedication, whether it be on his critically acclaimed solo work or with bands such as Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson or on projects with artists as far ranging as Rod Stewart, Sebastian Bach, Ricky Martin, Paul Stanley and Meatloaf (to mention a few).

This was a people’s vote and so the biggest thank you has to go to EVERYONE OF YOU who spent the time voting again and again to ensure this win.  John 5 states “this award is a dream come true and made even more special because its you guys that made it happen.  I love my work, I love what I get to do everyday and to have the fans work so hard to vote and make this happen, I can’t thank you enough.  You guys rock!  You’re the best! I dedicate it to Jeff Hanneman of Slayer – a brother we lost too soon.



As you may remember John 5 is up for BEST GUITARIST at this year’s Revolver Magazine’s Golden Gods Awards on May 2nd at the Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles.  This was a people’s votes (a million times thank you for all your votes) and you will be able to see whether John 5 won that award LIVE (fingers crossed). For those of you who won’t be able to make the event you will be able to tune into a LIVE stream.  The event also sees Rob Zombie pick up the ‘Golden God’ award.. To find out how you can watch and more about the event  (more…)

WATCH Golden Gods Commercial feat. John 5 ‘Excellent!’

Golden Gods Commercial John 5

As you know the 5th Annual Golden Gods awards by Revolver Magazine are coming this May. John 5 is nominated for a Best Guitarist Golden God Award and his friend/bandmate Rob Zombie will be inducted into the Golden God Hall of Fame this year too.  Now check out the particularly brilliant commercial for the event to see a ‘most excellent’ appearance from John 5. (and keep voting: http://www.revolvermag.com/goldengods2013/?p=53) To see the video and find out more about the event  (more…)

UPDATED VOTE LINK: John 5 nominated Revolver Golden Gods Awards BEST GUITARIST – VOTE NOW!

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NOTE: Updated Feb 1 2013 – as some will know Revolvers links were playing up yesterday and so they have changed a few links.  Please use the new link below to VOTE/

John 5 has been nominated BEST GUITARIST at this years Revolver Golden Gods Awards.  Says John 5: “It’s an amazing honor to be nominated for this and to be in the company of such greats as Alex Lifeson and Brendon Small too.

This is a PUBLIC vote so we NEED YOUR VOTES: http://www.revolvermag.com/goldengods2013/?p=53

(Updated by Revolver following issues with yesterdays link)