Sunday, March 19th, 2017 marked the 35th anniversary of the passing of Randy Rhoads in a tragic plane accident while on tour with Ozzy Osbourne and the Blizzard of Ozz band on March 19th, 1982.
The 3 hour commemorative show took place at the Canyon Club in Agoura Hills, CA at 8pm.
The house band (“The Madmen”) included legendary bassist and Quiet Riot and Ozzy band mate Rudy Sarzo, Brian Tichy (formerly of Ozzy, Whitesnake, Foreigner & Billy Idol) on drums, Dewey Bragg (MOTH, Kill Devil Hill) on vocals and Steve Ferlazzo (Soundcheck Live Founder, Drama Gods, Nuno, Avril Lavigne) on keyboards.
RRR House Band “The Madmen”
Rudy Sarzo (Ozzy Osbourne / Whitesnake / DIO / Quiet Riot / Queensryche) Bass
Brian Tichy (RRR Founder / Ozzy Osbourne / Foreigner / Billy Idol / Whitesnake) Drums
Dewey Bragg (Möth / Kill Devil Hill) Vox
Steve Ferlazzo (Nuno Bettencourt / Soundcheck Live Founder) Keys
Ira Black (Westfield Massacre / Lizzy Borden)
Jimmy Burkard (Billy Idol)
Phil Demmel (Machine Head)
Scotti Hill (Skid Row)
Walter Ino (Survivor)
Brian Tichy (RRR Founder)
Roy Z (Halford / Bruce Dickinson)
August Zadra (Dennis DeYoung)
Sin Quirin (Ministry)
Johnny Blade (The Young Royals)
Mark Zavon (Kill Devil Hill)
RRR Special Guests:
Kelle Rhoads – Vocals & Keys, Kathy Rhoads D’Argenzio, Stephen Perkins, Neil Turbin, Simon Wright, Jimmy D’Anda, Chas West
Pics of “The Madmen” performing at 1 year anniversary of Soundcheck Live earlier this week: