Willie Basse Releases Cruefest Hollywood Video Footage Featuring Steven Adler And Chip Z’Nuff
August 15, 2011
Legendary ’80s pioneer Willie Basse has released video footage of the 10th annual Cruefest Hollywood 2011 press conference that took place on July 30th at The Sunset Marquis Hotel
The press conference featured an all-star line-up of movers and shakers from the Sunset Strip Era 80’s metal explosion including Willie Basse, Sharise Neil, Steven Adler (Adlers Appetite, ex-Guns N’ Roses,), Athena Lee, Tommirae Brown, Susan Blue Ashley, Bobbi Brown, Chip Z’Nuff (Enuff Z’nuff), Nick Culves, and Stacey Blades (L.A. Guns).
Cruefest Hollywood is an anual celebrity fund raiser to benefit The Skylar Neil Foundation for Leukemia Research, which took place on the legendary Sunset Strip at The Whisky A Go Go. Fans interested in donating can send money to:
Skylar Neil Foundation
2410 Camino Ramon # 198
San Ramon, CA 94583
Basse’s new single, “Break Away” is available at iTunes. It featuresLynch Mob/ex-Dokken guitarist George Lynch and Scorpions drummer James Kottak. Willie Basse is best known for his role as bassist/frontman forlegendary metalheads Black Sheep, who were mainstays on the Los AngelesSunset Strip during the ’80s metal explosion. The band, best known fortheir technical prowess and precision, has boasted members that includeSlash, Paul Gilbert, James Kottak, Randy Castillo and Mitch Perry.