12/27/05 - Holiday Rant from Jones
The Bonez. Holiday wishes from the one and only JONES. "Ho is for" Let me read it!

12/25/05 - Full in Bloom in vacation mode
Interviews will resume, as usual, on 01/02/06. You guys wrote in enough, well it is finally here. Rik Fox PART III will be our first interview of the NEW YEAR. We will probably do some news updates and radio station updates through the week, so feel free to check back. Also the latest Jones article will be posted tomorrow (Tuesday). We at FIB MUSIC wish you all Happy Holidays and thank you for your continued support.

12/22/05 - Classic Live Van Halen video
with the original lineup

One of our readers was cool enough to send in this link of the classic Van Halen playing live. Must say it was nice to be reminded how great they were. Van Halen, Romeo's Delight

12/22/05 - Motley Crue at US Festival
1983

Thanks Chuck, for sending this link of Motley Crue performing "Knock em Dead Kid". Check out Motley in their prime.
Motley Crue, Knock em Dead Kid




12/21/05 - Full in Bloom Music reviews
Michael Angelo Batio's latest release

Read our review of Michael Angelo's latest release, "Hands Without Shadows". The cd features Bobby Rock (Vinnie Vincent, Nitro, Nelson) on drums and guest appearances from Rudy Sarzo (Ozzy, Quiet Riot, Whitesnake, Dio) and Metal Method founder, Doug Marks (Hawk).

12/21/05 - Quiet Riot to hold audition for bassist
QUIET RIOT will be holding a one-day-only audition for a bass player that is based out of the general Los Angeles area. If you are interested but not in the area, please do not apply. The basic requirements are for a bass player that is well versed and rooted in British late '60s and '70s music John Paul Jones, Andy Fraser, and the style of music such as LED ZEPPELIN, FREE, HUMBLE PIE, THE BABYS, etc. The band are looking for a finger player that is also musically knowledgeable of funk roots. The new material has a lot of these influences as a basis, but applicants would also be required to perform the QUIET RIOT songs that are expected from the band.

If interested and qualified, please e-mail: QUIETRIOTBASS@AOL.com. Include all your contact information, bio, images etc. QUIET RIOT recently announced the addition of former L.A. GUNS and current BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION guitarist Tracii Guns to the group's ranks. The band will begin recording the new CD in late January and into February 2006.
As reported by BLABBERMOUTH

12/18/05 - NEW US SHIPPING PRICES ON CD'S
We adjusted our shipping prices, for those in the USA. Those paying with a credit card will see the benefits. Paypal will be adjusted soon..we'll let you know. We also added a few new releases, including Shadow King which features Vivian Campbell (Dio, Def Leppard, Whitesnake) and Lou Gramm (Foreigner)

12/18/05 - Chris Laney, to appear as a solo artist, on the upcoming Perris records released, Hollywood Hairspray 5.




12/13/05 - Bobby Rock, recording with Van Halen bassist, Michael Anthony and Neil Zaza
Vinnie Vincent Invasion, Nitro and Nelson drummer, Bobby Rock, is currently working on a Neil Zaza's latest recording with Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony... read more

12/10/05 - Rik Fox, Scans of Rik's feature article in Blender Magazine available
Former W.A.S.P., STEELER, SIN, SURGICAL STEEL and THUNDERBALL bassist, featured in the November 2005 issue of Blender Magazine. read more

12/09/05 - Mandy Lion, Live December 10th, Hollywood, also All-Star Jam
Mandy Lion Live!!! Saturday December 10 Mandy Lion will tear down the Keyclub in Hollywood CA! Showtime is 11 PM sharp! For those who have never seen Mandy Lion live this is a great opportunity to see the man in a great sounding venue. There will also be an all star jam with members of Guns and Roses, Wasp, Poison and many others..... Whether you already are a believer or just curious, come on down and get your mind blown!

12/08/05 - Rigor Mortis to record new cd featuring original members
The original RIGOR MORTIS line up of Bruce Corbitt, Mike Scaccia (MINISTRY, REVOLTING COCKS), Casey Orr
(GWAR, X-COPS, THE HELLIONS, THE BURDEN BROTHERS), and Harden Harrison (PERVIS, SPEEDEALER, MITRA) have
confirmed that they will record a new Rigor Mortis CD with this lineup and they are currently setting up
20th Anniversary tours for 2006. read more


12/08/05 The Holy Bonez, NEW Stacie Huckeba feature
Attention all crap infested LIZARDZ, don't be messin' with the Jones:
She makes this rockin' world go round!! read more


11/29/05 Philip Anselmo,
"Man, this has been the worst year of my life": read more

11/29/05 - Keep up with Rocky Shades
Here is a great Wrathchild UK Tribute Site,
Rocky quite frequently visits the site and
communicates via their message board: Visit the Site

11/22/05 - Former Femme Fatale guitarist has passed on:
We just received a message from Lorraine Lewis, stating that
Bill D'Angelo, former guitarist for Femme Fatale, has passed away
due to a heart attack. Details are vague, so we will let you know, when we know.
Our deepest sympathy goes out to his family,
friends and former bandmates. -AI, DPJ and the rest of the Full in Bloom Clan






11/23/05 - Rumors abound for a D'Priest / London reunion.
Inside source reveals D'Priest reunion in the works. "we are going to LA to see Nadir
12/16-18.. for a weekend of debauchery (for us NOW...that means bedtime by 11PM!).
On the agenda is the web site, dates for the reunion of the band, who we might share the bill
with.."
11/21/05 - Rocky Shades to rejoin forces with former Wrathchild band members.
Rocky Shades: "HERE IS A PIECE OF HOT NEWS FOR YOU, AFTER I FINISHED YOUR

INTERVIEW
I WAS CONTACTED BY EDDIE AND THEY STILL WANT ME TO JOIN THE
MARC, PHIL (original guitarist), EDDIE BAND AS YET UN-NAMED."

Book by Helix Vocalist Brian Vollmer
Very shortly I will be releasing my autobiography "Gimme an R!"... Read More



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