JO AMORE – Vocals
Jo started out as a drummer with French band Nightmare, recorded two albums with them in the late eighties and rejoined them as their lead singer from 1998 – 2015. With numerous appearances on tours and festivals supporting Iron Maiden, Def Leppard, Saxon and Sabbaton he made a name with his vocal abilities.
In 2012, Jo worked with Ricky Marx & Kenn Jackson, two former band members of Pretty Maids and released with their project “Now Or Never” two albums. In 2015 he formed power metal band «Oblivion», today called «King Crown» and toured with his tribute band to «Ronnie James Dio», who had been his biggest influence.
Late 2023 Jo announced the release of his solo CD “Amore” on Lion Music.
JOE STUMP – Guitar
American shred legend heavily influenced by the European hard rock masters Richie Blackmore, Yngwie Malmsteen, Uli Jon Roth, Michael Schenker and Gary Moore.
Joe has released over 13 solo albums on Leviathan, Magic Circle and Lion Music. He has toured the world both as a solo artist and with bands Joe Stump´s Reign of Terror, Holy Hell and since 2018 with Graham Bonnett´s Alcatrazz, who will be on tour in Europe and the UK in February 2024. Joe was named by Guitar One Magazin as one of the top ten fastest shredders of all time, Guitar World as one of the 50 fastest players and Guitarist Magazine as one of the top 25.
Joe is also an assosiate Professor at the esteemed Berklee College of Music in Boston MA, where he´s been the metal/shred specialist for the last 25 years.
MARK CROSS . Drums
Mark is known for his association with the bands Firewind, Helloween, Kingdom Come, Metalium, Tainted Nation, the Vivaldi Metal Project, Romanian Rockers Rezident EX and God´s Army, and touring with NWOBHM pioneers Tank in 2011, the mighty Scorpions in 2014, Johnny Gioley´s Hardline, Deep Purple´s frontman Ian Gillan and Rainbow´s Joe Lynn Turner and Doogie White.
Mark has toured the world and recorded on more than 50 studio albums. The very talented veteran powerhouse, who is the idol of many budding players worldwide.https://www.mcross.com