Category: WARRIOR (feat. Vinnie Vincent)

WARRIOR (feat Vinnie Vincent) – Warrior II [expanded edition] (2019)

The WARRIOR story goes back to 1982 when New England members Jimmy Waldo on keyboards, bassist Gary Shea and drummer Hirsch Gardner were searching for a replacement for recently departed guitarist, John Fannon. A then unknown guitarist Vinnie Cusano was recommended by KISS’s Gene Simmons (both bands were represented at the time by manager Bill Aucoin). Cusano was a prolific...

WARRIOR (feat. Vinnie Vincent) – Warrior (2017)

WARRIOR (feat. Vinnie Vincent) – Warrior (2017)

The WARRIOR story starts in 1982 with the Boston based band New England, featuring keyboard player Jimmy Waldo, bassist Gary Shea and drummer Hirsh Gardner, and how their plans to record their fourth album with Todd Rundgren were scuppered when their guitarist, John Fannon, unexpectedly quit the group. They put the word out that they required a new singer and...