Fri, May 01


Burgundy's Food & Stage

Chris Holmes & The Mean Men (WASP Guitarist) LIVE

ELEMENTAL ENTERTAINMENT is excited to bring you CHRIS HOLMES (Lead Guitarist from WASP) and The Mean Men With Local Support GRIM, The Myopia Condition, Bladewolf

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Chris Holmes & The Mean Men (WASP Guitarist) LIVE

Time & Location

May 01, 2020, 8:00 PM – May 02, 2020, 1:00 AM

Burgundy's Food & Stage, 5008 48 St, Red Deer, AB T4N 5K4, Canada

About the event

CHRIS HOLMES Emerging from the 1980's Los Angeles music scene Chris Holmes is an American heavy metal guitarist and songwriter best known as the lead guitarist of the heavy metal band WASP. Their debut album titled WASP was released in 1984 to rave reviews calling it a pure metal masterpiece. With the release of their album along with the MTV inspired music videos of I Wanna Be Somebody and LOVE. Machine Chris Holmes was thrusted into the spotlight as one of heavy metals premiere guitarist emerging out of LA's music scene. Chris's unique style of heavy metal guitar playing and rock & roll image made him a fan favourite worldwide. As the lead guitarist of WASP. he played on the following albums 1984 WASP. 1985 The Last Command,1986 Inside the Electric Circus, 1987 Live. In The Raw, 1989 The Headless Children, 1997, 1998 Double Live Assassins, 1999 Helldorado and 2001 Unholy Terror. After leaving WASP. in 2002 Chris went on to work with former bandmate Randy Piper on his music project called Animal resulting in a successful tour. Relocating back to Los Angeles late 2003 he began working with several Southern California based metal groups, producing and contributing guitar tracks. In 2007 he was involved in the filming of a Randy Rhoads documentary directed by Peter M. Margolis. In the Summer of 2009 He released Secret Society's "Death by Misadventure." In 2012, Chris released his first solo album titled "Nothing to Lose" which he composed, performed and produced the music and vocals along with Motorhead's Phil Taylor who contributed the drumming & engineered the album. After the success of his first album, Chris started recording his second solo album titled  & in 2015 it was released coinciding with their first show as Chris Holmes Mean Man in Nantes France. In 2016 a compilation cd was released titled C.H.P followed up in 2018 with the EP titled Under The Influence. In September 2019 Chris Holmes & The Mean Men embarked on their European Tour that brought them into Denmark, Sweden and ending in Norway. 2020 has Chris Holmes & The Mean Men touring Canada for the first time.

CHRIS HOLMES & THE MEAN MEN In 2019 Chris Holmes formed Chris Holmes & The Mean Men which is comprised of Chris Holmes Lead Guitar/Vocals, Oliver Tindall Guitar/Lead Vocals for W.A.S.P. songs, Lex Gifford  Bass/Backing Vocals, Stephen Jackson Drums/Backing Vocals.


VIP Ticket...…... $80 Includes: Ticket to Show Tour TShirt Signed 8x10 photo Signed Tour Poster Private Photo with Chris Holmes Up to 3 personal Items Signed

Pre Sales……… $25 Door...………….$30  

HardCopy Tickets now available at:

Burgundy's Food and Stage 5008 48 St.

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