ROB ZOMBIE has released a video for his cover of GRAND FUNK RAILROAD‘s ‘We’re An American Band’. The track is featured on the Venomous Rat Generation Vendor album (Zodiac Swan/T-Boy/Ume).
Rob Zombie is scheduled to perform two songs on ABC-TV’s Jimmy Kimmel Live!, tonight, Thursday, October 31st. The show airs at 11:35 PM / 10:35 PM, CT.
Due to overwhelming demand, Rob Zombie has added a second Great American Nightmare performance (November 1st) at FEARPlex in Pomona, CA, with guests POWERMAN 5000 and 45 GRAVE. The groundbreaking musician and filmmaker and his band will close out the ultimate Halloween music and horror event with headlining performances on both Friday, November 1st and Saturday, November 2nd.
The updated music lineup for November 1st also features a late night EDM after-party with DESTROID – the live dubstep band led by Canadian bass master Excision, featuring Downlink and former Pendulum drummer KJ Sawka – and DIRTYPHONICS. Utilizing cutting-edge technology and otherworldly music production techniques, Destroid are the embodiment of the live dubstep experience, a violent vision of the future of bass music.
Saturday, November 2nd will include performances from Rob Zombie, EAGLES OF DEATH METAL, Powerman 5000, and 45 Grave. Tickets for all dates of Great American Nightmare are available now at GreatAmericanNightmare.com.
Great American Nightmare takes place every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday (launched on October 10th) through November 2nd and will feature 15 nights of music. This bone-chilling experience will combine the most advanced haunted house attractions with a not-to-be-missed music festival from top artists in the realms of hard rock/metal, rock alternative, EDM, and Latin music.
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Visit GreatAmericanNightmare.com for the full list of music performances by date.
In addition to nightly music performances, the fully immersive haunted house experience will feature three attractions based on Zombie’s own horror films: Lords Of Salem In Total Black Out, The Haunted World Of El Superbeasto 3D, and Haunt Of 1,000 Corpses.
The Great American Nightmare’s Bloody Boulevard will offer outdoor screenings of classic horror films including The Phantom of the Opera, Horror Hotel, The Last Man On Earth, Carnival Of Souls, House On Haunted Hill, White Zombie Nosferatu and The Lords of Salem. The area will also feature a DJ, food vendors, beer, wine and spirits, and much more, with freak show characters roaming throughout the grounds each night.
Various celebrity signings and other events have been confirmed to take place on the Bloody Boulevard. Please see below for the current schedule and look for additional announcements soon:
Saturday, October 26th
8 – 10:30 PM – Photographer Jeremy Saffer signing his new book Till Death… A Guide To Love And Loss
Saturday, November 2nd
Phantom Coaches Hearse Club on display
In addition to Rob Zombie, Great American Nightmare music performances will include: 3OH!3, 45 GRAVE, ANDREW W.K., BEWARE OF DARKNESS, BLAZE YA DEAD HOMIE, BLOOD ON THE DANCE FLOOR, BUTCHER BABIES, DIRTYLOUD, DIRTYPHONICS, DJ BL3ND, DOCTOR P, DUANE PETERS, EAGLES OF DEATH METAL, EMILIE AUTUMN, EVOL INTENT, FEI-FEI, GHOST TOWN, GOLDFINGER, HEAVYGRINDER, KOTTONMOUTH KINGS, METALACHI, MOD SUN, MOTIONLESS IN WHITE, ONE MORE TIME (DAFT PUNK TRIBUTE), OZOMATLI, POWERMAN 5000, REEL BIG FISH, TSOL, TERRAVITA, THE DICKIES, THE USED, THE VANDALS, TWIZTID, WALLPAPER, WILLIAM CONTROL, AND ZOMBOY. One night will also feature pro-wrestling sensations Lucha Libre USA.
Tickets for Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare are available starting at only $30 at GreatAmericanNightmare.com. Each ticket includes access to all haunted house attractions, concerts and Bloody Boulevard activities. VIP packages are available for purchase at GreatAmericanNightmare.com.
Hours for Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare are 6:30 PM until 11 PM on Thursdays and Sundays, 6:30 PM until 1 AM on Fridays and Saturdays.
FEARPlex (Fairplex) is located at 1101 W. McKinley Avenue in Pomona, CA, centrally located in the heart of Southern California. Fairplex is also home to the LA County Fair, the largest county fair in the world.