Don Jamieson’s top 5 albums of 2014!

My final Top 5 of metal and hard rock of 2014 (previous lists have included Death Angel ‘The Dream Calls For Blood’ but that was 2013). What were yours? Let me know on twitter and facebook!

5. Kyng ‘Burn The Serum’

4. Exodus ‘Blood In, Blood Out’

3. Overkill ‘White Devil Armory’

2. Triptykon ‘Melana Chasmata’

1. Prong ‘Ruining Lives’


Holiday Hangover Party featuring the comedy of Don Jamieson!

New gigs added for 2014 and 2015 – That Metal Show Christmas Party announced!

Keep up with all of the upcoming shows on the GIGS page!

Wednesday, Nov 5
Venice Cafe
163 W. Erie St.
Kent, OH 44240
with Jim Florentine, Chad Zumock, Joe Howard

Thursday-Sun, Jan. 15-18
Funny Stop Comedy Club
1757 State Rd,
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223
(330) 923-4700

Friday & Saturday, March 20/21
Cinema Grille Comedy Club
2749 Winnetka Ave N
New Hope, MN 55427
(763) 417-0017

Saturday, Nov. 22
The Brighton Bar
121 Brighton Ave,
Long Branch, NJ 07740
(732) 229-9676

Saturday, Dec. 20
10th Street Live
104 N 10th St
Kenilworth, NJ 07033
(908) 272-2664

with Ed Trunk & Jim Florentine + bands

620 Van Houten Ave,
Clifton, NJ 07013
(973) 471-1145

Saturday, Jan. 31
Mexicali LIve
1409 Queen Anne Rd,
Teaneck, NJ 07666
(201) 833-0011

Wed, April 1
BB King’s Blues Club
237 W 42 St,
New York, NY 10036
(212) 997-4144

New appearances and gigs confirmed for September & October

Check out the new shows below, and visit the GIG DATES page for the complete list of upcoming events.

Hookers & Blow

Don Jamieson joins Hookers & Blow east coast tour dates!

HOOKERS & BLOW – Announce ex-TYPE O NEGATIVE and Current DANZIG Drummer Johnny Kelly as Drummer For 10th Anniversary East Coast Tour

HOOKERS & BLOW, the band featuring GUNS N’ ROSES keyboardist Dizzy Reed and QUIET RIOT guitarist Alex Grossi will be celebrating the band’s 10th Anniversary starting on September 5th at The Whisky A Go Go in Hollywood and September 6th at Count’s Vamped in Las Vegas, NV.

The band is also excited to add longtime friend and world renowned stand-up comic DON JAMIESON (VH1′s THAT METAL SHOW) as the “Master of Ceremonies” for their upcoming East Coast dates. in October. Rounding out the HN’B line-up will be W.A.S.P. & HOTEL DIABLO bassist Mike Duda, ACE FREHLEY drummer Matt Starr and an array of special guest players.

“This band has always been mostly a Joke” says Grossi “We figured after doing this for 10 years it would be cool to celebrate by adding our buddy Don into the mix who actually tells Jokes for a living.”

HOOKERS & BLOW hosted two residencies at the landmark Whisky A Go Go in Hollywood in 2013 with guest musicians that included members of MARILYN MANSON, THE CULT, QUIET RIOT, W.A.S.P., IGNITE, ALICE COOPER, T.S.O.L, ACE FREHLEY & More…

For more info:

09/05 – The Whisky A Go Go – Hollywood, CA
09/06 – Count’s Vamped – Las Vegas, NV
10/09 – Backstage – Cheektowaga, NY
10/10 – Obsession’s – Ottawa, ON (Alex & Dizzy Only)
10/11 – The Rockpile – Toronto, ON (Alex & Dizzy Reed Only)
10/14 – The Bowery Electric – New York, NY*
10/15 – The Lucky Dog Music Hall – Worcester, MA*
10/16 – 1150 Oak Bar And Grill – Cranston, RI*
10/17 – The Legendary Dobbs Concert Hall – Philadelphia, PA*
10/18 – The Fish Head Cantina – Halethorpe, MD*
10/19 – Mexicali Live – Teaneck, NJ
*w/ Don Jamieson


We’re at the Whisky a Go Go on Friday!

Get tickets at

New stand up dates and appearances announced

A new bunch of dates have been announced, including a gig with Twisted Sister and Adrenaline Mob on Septermber 5th at the Best Buy Theater in New York City. See the full list of dates on the GIGS pages!


Sunday, Aug. 31
Sandi Pointe Bistro
Somers Point, NJ 08244

Friday, Sept. 5
with Twisted Sister & Adrenaline Mob
Best Buy Theater
New York, NY

Friday, Oct. 3
The Comedy Shoppe (at Courtyard Marriott)
Mt. Arlington, NJ

Friday & Saturday, Oct. 10/11
Catch A Rising Star (at Hyatt Regency)
Princeton, NJ 08540

Thursday-Sun, Nov. 6-9
Cleveland Improv (in The Flats)
Cleveland, OH 44113

Friday & Saturday, Nov. 28/29
Uncle Vinnie’s Comedy Club
Pt Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742


Saturday, Sept. 6
Hosting a night of hard rocking NJ bands
Paul’s Tavern
1705 Main St
Belmar, NJ 07719
(732) 280-9411

Friday, Sept. 12
Inked Out Tattoo Con
Meadowlands Expo Center
355 Plaza Dr.
Secaucus, NJ 07094
with Eddie Trunk

Friday, Sept. 19
10th St. Live
Hosting a night of hard rocking NJ bands
104 North 10th St.
Kenilworth, NJ 07033
(908) 272-2664

“Meet the Creeps” Volumes I-III now available for download!

Check out the trailers and buy via the links below! All three are also available via Amazon instant video: Volume I, Volume II, Volume III

Meet the Creeps Volume I Digital Download

Digital Download directly from the Creeps

Rent or buy from iTunes:

Meet the Creeps Volume II Digital Download

Digital Download directly from the Creeps

Rent or buy from iTunes:

Meet the Creeps Volume III Digital Download

Digital Download directly from the Creeps

Rent or buy from iTunes:

Live clips from the “Hell Bent for Laughter” album taping at Uncle Vinnie’s!

Watch all five clips below and pick up “Hell Bent for Laughter” on iTunes now!

Roast on the Range

Monster Energy Roast on the Range with Corey Taylor tickets available now!

The Monster Energy Roast On The Range With Corey Taylor is set for Thursday, May 15 at LC Pavilion in Columbus, OH. Honoring and lampooning Slipknot and Stone Sour vocalist Corey Taylor will be nearly a dozen musicians and comedians, led by Roastmaster Sebastian Bach.

For a limited time get VIP tickets which includes early entry to the show, premium seating and unlimited drinks, all for only $99!

Click here to buy tickets today!