JEREMY COLSON in Billy Idol's band.

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JEREMY COLSON in Billy Idol's band.

#1 Post by cbr1000f » Sat Apr 17, 2010 8:08 am

http://billyidol.net/band-2010/jeremy-colson/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

I'm not really into Billy's music but I like this new jazzy version of "Rebel Yell" with Jeremy:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kFRYGO4gsYM" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
That's a great touring band that Billy got together:
Jeremy Colson: drums
Derek Sherinian (Planet X, ex-Dream Theater, ex-Kiss,...): keys (but he's not in this video).
Steve Stevens: guitar
Billy Morrison: guitar
Stephen McGrath: bass

I might see them in Holland this year because they'll play on the nice Bospop Festival.
Check that bill:

Sunday 11th of July
Main stage
11.45-12.30 The 1.90’s
13.15-14.15 Texas Hippie Coalition
15.00-16.00 Ray Manzarek & Robbie Krieger of the Doors
16.45-17.45 Twisted Sister
18.30-19.45 Status Quo
20.45-22.00 Billy Idol (with Jeremy) :D
23.00-00.30 Toto :)
Tent stage
12.30-13.15 Nicolie Fermie
14.00-15.00 Anvil
15.45-16.45 Michael Schenker Group :guitar
17.30-18.30 Taylor Hawkins & the Coattail Riders
19.45-20.45 Dweezil Zappa plays Zappa :peace
22.00-23.00 Uriah Heep
http://www.bospop.nl/internet/Page/2632 ... -2010.aspx" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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Re: JEREMY COLSON in Billy Idol's band.

#2 Post by Samuele » Sat Apr 17, 2010 8:50 am

Jeremy with a shirt and a tie? And playing kind of jazzy? Whoa! Very nice, though! :)

And this proves that he's one of the finest, most versatile drummers that there are on the planet.

I really enjoyed this version of the song, it's different but very creative. Steve Stevens too did some very nice soloing on it.

Thanks for posting! :)

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#3 Post by Stephen Brown » Thu May 20, 2010 4:46 pm

That means he gets to play "White Wedding"

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#4 Post by ROCK KITTEN 76 » Tue Jun 01, 2010 12:55 pm

Well that's pretty cool seeing as they remind me of each other. quite a bit really.. :headbang

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#5 Post by 777lovein » Sat Jun 05, 2010 1:41 am

i love white wedding brings me allways up :D

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#6 Post by CyberAlien » Tue Jun 08, 2010 5:16 pm

That was cool! Thanx for posting. Jeremy seems to be a perfect match for Billy Idol's band (even when playing reserved and in a shirt and tie).

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Re: JEREMY COLSON in Billy Idol's band.

#7 Post by cbr1000f » Sun Jul 18, 2010 7:09 am

I saw Jeremy in Billy Idol's band on Bospop (Holland). He kicked ass! :D

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