Bassist Piggy D, drummer Tommy Clufetos and guitarist John 5. Photo by Ana Gibert.
The Rob Zombie tour kicked off last night with a show in Phoenix, Ariz., at the Dodge Theater, marking Zombie’s first headline tour since 2007.
The “Hellbilly Deluxe 2” tour next storms Vegas for tonight’s show at the Palms Concert Theater, followed by a special Halloween event on Saturday night in Log Angeles at the Hollywood Palladium.
“It is going to be really fun,” said Rob Zombie guitarist John 5 about the Halloween celebration. “I think that it will be a blast. Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, and what better person to spend it with than Rob Zombie.”
Zombie’s fourth solo studio album Hellbilly Deluxe 2, expected out on Nov. 17, has reportedly been pushed back. Zombie told Billboard.com during a conference call that he felt “the basic structure of releasing a record” was not adequately in place for the project. Read more!
And for more on John 5, check out this feature story in Fender News.