Guitarists Nita Strauss and Courtney Cox team up with Huntress singer to form The Starbreakers
Former Iron Maidens and Femme Fatale bandmates / guitarists Nita Strauss and Courtney Cox are joining forces again in a new all-female cover band titled The Starbreakers that will also feature Huntress singer Jill Janus. The new group will also feature Glam Skanks drummer Lindsay Martin and Misty Day bassist Emily Ruvidich.
The following message was posted on The Starbreakers’ Facebook page on February 5, 2017:
“The Starbreakers will debut at The Viper Room Saturday March 11, 2017. The all-star cover band features five of the most talented female musicians today. With unparalleled musicianship and looks that kill, they’ve mastered the art of the cover song – delivering a mind-blowing live show and unforgettable party. The Starbreakers are professional international touring and recording artists, five blonde superstars who will rock your night and break your heart!
Vocals: Jill Janus (Huntress, Chelsea Girls)
Guitar: Nita Strauss (Alice Cooper, Iron Maidens)
Guitar: Courtney Cox (Iron Maidens, Femme Fatale)
Drums: Lindsay Martin (Glam Skanks, The Aviators)
Bass: Emily Ruvidich (Misty Day)”
Strauss also recently released a video for her solo instrumental song “Pandemonium.”