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If you are in So Cal (LA area) there is a special tribute show in honor of John Henry Bonham on 9/25 (the actual date of his passing) at The Key Club on Sunset.
This show is presented by Brian Tichy and Joe Sutton....check it out....
Zeptember 25th, 2010 marks the 30th anniversary of the passing of Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham. Not only was John Bonham the drummer for Led Zeppelin, one of the biggest rock bands in the world, he was and still is the undisputed king of rock-n-roll drumming. His huge groove, open tuning, rabbit-quick bass drum foot and inventive fills have influenced more drummers than any other.
There will be a raffle of a Paiste crash cymbal signed by all drummers.
The drummers paying tribute include:
Steven Adler (Guns 'N Roses)
Vinnie Appice (Heaven and Hell)
Carmine Appice (Vanilla Fudge/Rod Stewart via video performance)
Kenny Aronoff (John Cougar, John Fogerty, studio great)
Frankie Banali (Quiet Riot)
Jason Bonham (Led Zeppelin)
Fred Coury (Cinderella)
Jimmy D'Anda (Bulletboys)
James Kottak (Scorpions)
Khurt Maier (Salty Dog)
Chris Slade (The Firm, AC/DC)
Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers/Chickenfoot),
Brian Tichy (Whitesnake, Foreigner, Billy Idol, Ozzy)
Joe Travers (Zappa Plays Zappa, Duran Duran)
Simon Wright (AC/DC - DIO)
House Band Members:
Brent Woods; guitar
Michael 'Denim' Devin; bass
Keith St. John; vocals
Stephen LeBlanc; keys
Brian Tichy; guitar
SEE YOU THERE!!