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Ex Ozzy & Badlands guitarist Jake E. Lee Announces West Coast Dates For RED DRAGON CARTEL Project




Former OZZY OSBOURNE & BADLANDS Guitarist Jake E. Lee’s “Red Dragon Cartel” Announces West Coast Tour Dates


Jake E. Lee’s “Red Dragon Cartel” has announced a handful of West Coast shows. Venues, dates and cites are as follows:

12/12 – West Hollywood, CA – The Whisky A Go Go
12/14 – Tempe, AZ  – The Marquee Theater w/ QUEENSRYCHE
12/15 – San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick

12/20 – Las Vegas, NV – Count’s Vamp’d

The band is also confirmed for the 2014 “Monsters Of Rock Cruise” set for March 29- April 2nd.

Jake E. Lee’s “Red Dragon Cartel” was recorded at the Hideout Studios in Las Vegas. Produced by R. Bernard Mann aka Ronnie Mancuso and Jake E. Lee, and executive produced, mixed and mastered by Kevin Churko (Ozzy Osbourne, Shania Twain, Ringo Starr). The album will be released via Frontiers Records on January 28th 2014.

The band is comprised of lead singer Darren Smith, bassist Ron Mancuso, drummer Jonus Fairley and lead guitarist Jake E. Lee.


The album also features such guests as legendary vocalist Robin Zander from Cheap Trick, original Iron Maiden vocalist Paul Di’Anno, former Pantera bassist Rex Brown, Todd Kearns and Brent Fitz (Slash) as well as current chart toppers like Maria Brink from In this Moment, Jeremy Spencer (Five Finger Death Punch) and Scott Reeder (Tool, Kyuss).

A real band in the truest sense of the word, Jake E Lee’s “Red Dragon Cartel” is about to blast off. This amazing virtuoso guitarist with his new band will once again grace the rock world with the lights shining even brighter.

Setlist includes new material like the singles “Feeder” and “Deceived”, as well as major hits from Jake E. Lee’s glorious past: “Shot In The Dark”, “Bark At The Moon”, “The Ultimate Sin” (from Ozzy’s days), Dreams In The Dark” and “High Wire” (Badlands).

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