Former W.A.S.P. Guitarist Launches Mean Man

Former W.A.S.P. Guitarist Launches Mean Man

March 15, 2015

Former W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes has announced the creation of a new band, Mean Man.

Holmes’ latest project includes three French musicians — Thomas Cesario (guitar), Pascal Bei (bass) and Gabriel Candela (drums). Mean Man are currently rehearsing and will be performing in Nantes, France, on May 2nd at the release party for Holmes’ upcoming solo album ‘Shitting Bricks’. The album is currently available for pre-order at, including a special edition dog tag.

So far Holmes has released two singles from ‘Shitting Bricks’, in the form of “TFMF” and “Let It Roar”. The latter was featured in one of Holmes’ infamously bad music videos, shot between Cannes and Saint-Tropez, in the South of France, where the musician currently resides.

Holmes and his wife Cathy-Sarah are also working on a reality TV show entitled ‘Holmes Sweet Holmes’, which will follow the couple as they travel around Europe, meeting fans and showing everyone to follow their dreams and never give up.

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