Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper and Aerosmith’s Joe Perry gave Birmingham fans a show to sink their teeth into when they played as Hollywood Vampires on their first-ever UK tour.
The supergroup received support from The Damned and The Darkness at the Genting Arena show, which attracted thousands of fans – many of whom were dressed in Alice Cooper-like attire and make-up for the occasion.
The Darkness gave a stellar performance as the warm-up act, with a 45-minute show made up of hits, fan favourites and newer tracks.
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Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper and Joe Perry were electric on stage in Birmingham. They promised they were going to “blow people away” when they announced their world tour in February.
And a supergroup concert starring international sex symbol Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper and Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry was never going to be a quite affair.
It was edgy, electric, exciting – uplifting – and amazing.
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Rock ‘n’ Roll Fantasy Camp, an up-close-and-personal music experience that offers attendees a chance to jam, write, record and perform with the world’s greatest rock stars, is returning to its South Florida roots November 8 – 11! There’s no need to “Dream On” when you can jam with Rock and Roll Hall of Famer guitarist JOE PERRY of AEROSMITH and “Bring It On Home” with legendary drummer JASON BONHAM of JASON BONHAM’S LED ZEPPELIN plus many more rock and roll legends in Fort Lauderdale! Continue reading Rock ‘n’ Roll Fantasy Camp Returns to Florida November 8 – 11 with Joe Perry and Jason Bonham
Set features a tribute to late rocker Lemmy – a British regular at the Rainbow Bar and Grill on LA’s Sunset Strip
It seems that every Tim Burton role that Johnny Depp took on led to this moment he finds himself in, performing on a Gibson Flying V with the Hollywood Vampires at Wembley Arena, in an atmosphere that was utterly intense with the air of expectation ahead of the “super group”‘s performance.
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The supergroup received the accolade to mark their first ever headline show at the SSE Arena Wembley
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Let me check the bucket list. Finally see Alice Cooper live. Tick. Watch Johnny Depp rock out, stalking the stage like a restless panther strapped into a six string. Yep, done that now too.
Anyone with a passing interest in the rock era’s geological record can’t not be intrigued by The Hollywood Vampires.
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If your idea of a great night out is watching rock’s oldest juvenile delinquents pay tribute to their boozy fallen comrades, who are you gonna call? Hollywood Vampires, of course. Making their London debut, the vaudevillian supergroup fronted by the veteran shock-rocker Alice Cooper, the Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry and the Hollywood superstar Johnny Depp played a lively show consisting largely of songs written by their famous dead friends. At times it felt like witnessing an army of Salieris dancing on Mozart’s grave, but the prevailing mood was one of rowdy, good-natured celebration.
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Actor and rocker Johnny Depp presented the Kerrang! Inspiration award to Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry.
Perry and Depp have been touring the UK recently as part of supergroup Hollywood Vampires, which also features singer Alice Cooper.
Perry revealed on the red carpet that Depp was a “really great musician through and through”.
He added: “I don’t think he would be would be up on the stage with me and Alice and the rest of the cats if he wasn’t holding his own.
“I don’t think of him as an actor. He’s a guitar player.”
Academy Award nominated actor Johnny Depp was also there to present Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry with the Kerrang! inspiration award.
Depp, 55, has recently toured the UK alongside Perry and Cooper as a guitarist in supergroup Hollywood Vampires.
Depp said it was an honour to present the prize to the man who inspired him to pick up a guitar in the first place.
Dressed all in black with his hair shaved completely on the sides, Depp said Perry was “born to be a rock and roll star”.
He added that his bandmate “continues to have this ability to make notes that shouldn’t work, work.”
Johnny Depp presented band mate Joe Perry with the Inspiration Award as Foo Fighters won big at Thursday night’s Kerrang! Awards 2018.
The American actor took to the stage at the Islington Assembly Hall to honour Aerosmith superstar Perry with the prestigious award.
The duo recently performed at Wembley Arena as part of Alice Cooper’s super-group, Hollywood Vampires.