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ravenheart
08-12-2008, 12:36 AM
Featuring Lemmy, Alice Cooper, Ace Frehley, Billy F. Gibbons, Chuck Billy, Geoff Tate, Tony Iommi, Ronnie James Dio, Ripper Owens, Steve Lukather, George Lynch, Steve Morse, Jeff Scott Soto, Doug Pinnick, Doug Aldrich, John 5 etc. etc.

Full line-up and songs...

'Run Rudolph Run'
Vocal/bass: Lemmy Kilmister (MOTÖRHEAD)
Guitar/vocals: Billy F. Gibbons (ZZ TOP)
Drums/vocals: Dave Grohl (FOO FIGHTERS)

'Santa Claus Is Coming To Town'
Vocal: Alice Cooper
Guitar: John 5 (MARILYN MANSON/ROB ZOMBIE)
Bass: Billy Sheehan (MR. BIG/ NIACIN)
Drums: Vinnie Appice (HEAVEN AND HELL/ BLACK SABBATH)

'God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen'
Vocal: Ronnie James Dio
Guitar: Tony Iommi (Heaven And Hell/ Black Sabbath)
Bass: Rudy Sarzo (WHITESNAKE/DIO)
Drums: Simon Wright (AC/DC/DIO)

'Little Drummer Boy'
Vocal: Dug Pinnick (KING's X)
Guitars: George Lynch (DOKKEN)
Bass: Billy Sheehan (Mr. Big)
Drums: Simon Phillips (THE WHO/TOTO)

'Santa Claus Is Back In Town'
Vocal: Tim Ripper Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN/ex-JUDAS PRIEST)
Lead Guitar: Steve Morse (DEEP PURPLE)
Rhythm guitar: Juan Garcia (AGENT STEEL)
Bass: Marco Mendoza (Whitesnake/TED NUGENT)
Drums: Vinnie Appice

'Happy Xmas (War Is Over)'
Vocal: Tommy Shaw (STYX)
Guitars: Steve Lukather (TOTO)
Bass: Marco Mendoza
Drums: Kenny Aronoff (TONY IOMMI/SMASHING PUMPKINS)

'Grandma Got Ran Over By A Reindeer'
Vocal/Guitar: Ace Frehley (ex-KISS)
Bass: Billy Sheehan
Drums: Greg Bissonette (DAVID LEE ROTH)

'Rocking Round The Xmas Tree'
Vocal: Joe lynn Turner (RAINBOW/Deep Purple)
Guitars: Bruce Kulick (KISS/GRAND FUNK)
Bass: Rudy Sarzo
Drums: Simon Wright

'Silent Night'
Vocal: Chuck Billy (TESTAMENT)
Guitar: Scott Ian (ANTHRAX)
Lead Guitar: Jon Donais (SHADOWSFALL)
Bass: Chris Wyse (Ozzy/THE CULT)
Drums: John Tempesta (ROB ZOMBIE)

'Silver Bells'
Vocal: Jeff Scott Soto (Yngwie Malmsteen/JOURNEY)
guitar: Carlos Cavazo (QUIET RIOT)
Bass: James Lomenzo (MEGADETH/DLR BAND)
Drums: Ray Luzier (KORN/DAVID LEE ROTH)

'Deck The Halls'
Vocal: Oni Logan (LYNCH MOB)
Guitar: Craig Goldy (Dio)
Bass: Tony Franklin (THE FIRM)
Drums: John Tempesta

'We Wish You a Merry Xmas'
Vocal: Geoff Tate (QUEENSRŸCHE)
Guitars: Doug Aldrich (Whitesnake)
Bass: Chris Wyse
Drums: Ray Luzier

ravenheart
08-12-2008, 12:37 AM
Awesome line-up... but lame Christmas songs?

jaysadler2
08-12-2008, 02:23 AM
sounds interesting, bound to be better that the originals??!?!

ravenheart
08-12-2008, 05:32 AM
Lol, only marginally I imagine. I mean, Lemmy Kilmister singing 'Run Rudolph, Run'?

Also, I suspect Dio and Owens singing the same song is a mistake.

ChildrenofSodom
08-12-2008, 09:08 AM
i will give this a spin, with those lineups.

rjturtle9
08-17-2008, 01:48 PM
haha sounds great. i'll buy this :D

Div
08-17-2008, 03:08 PM
Lemmy Kilmister singing 'Run Rudolph, Run'?



that alone is enough reason to buy it

jerry1013
08-28-2008, 01:57 PM
ace frehley singing grandma got ran over by a reindeer
haha

i got to buy this shit

i thought twisted sister's version sounded intresting but then it sucked so i hope this one dosent follow that path