Former Beautiful Creatures Bandmates Reteam In Villians Of Vaudeville
March 28, 2012
Alice Cooper drummer Glen Sobel (whose credits also include Vivian Campbell, Sixx: A.M., Paul Gilbert and Impellitteri) recorded drum tracks for 9 songs over the weekend for Villians Of Vaudeville, the new band project fronted by Kenny Kweens (Shake the Faith, L.A. Guns).
Sobel and Kweens last collaborated in the Warner Bros. act Beautiful Creatures, whose line-up also included current Guns N’ Roses and Sixx: A.M. guitarist DJ Ashba as well as Joe Leste (Bang Tango) and Anthony Focx (‘Wayne’s World’).
The tracks were recorded at Silver Cloud Studios in Redondo Beach, California by Joe Floyd (Bruce Dickinson, Rob Halford) and are expected to be released this summer. Villians Of Vaudeville can be found at villainsofvaudeville.com and www.facebook.com/VILLAINSOFVAUDEVILLE.
In related news, Sobel will once again be hitting the road with Alice Cooper who is set to open for Iron maiden’s ‘Maiden England 2012’ tour through July 21, with more dates to be announced soon. Confirmed shows are:
21 Charlotte, NC – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
23 Atlanta, GA – Aarons Amphitheatre
26 Boston, MA – Comcast Center
27 Wantagh, NY – Jones Beach
29 Philadelphia, PI – Susquehanna Bank Center
30 Washington, DC – Jiffy Lube Live
02 Newark, NJ – Prudential Center
05 Chicago, IL – First Midwest Bank
08 Quebec, QC – Colisee Pepsi Arena
11 Montreal, QC – Bell Center
13 Toronto, ON – Molson Amphitheatre
14 Sarnia, ON – Bayfest
16 Buffalo, NY – Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
18 Detroit, MI – DTE Music Theatre
19 Indianapolis, IN – Klipsch Music Centre
Courtesy of www.sleazeroxx.com