The 2nd annual JANI LANE tribute / memorial show will take place in Jani's hometown, Akron, Ohio, on Saturday, August 10th at The Rock Factory, with proceeds going to Musicares.
Giancarlo Floridia of FAITHSEDGE, along with shred master XANDER DEMOS, will be ripping through over 20 songs going through every album release during Jani's time in WARRANT. Also confirmed for the show is CHEAP THRILL, the new band featuring CINDERELLA bassist Eric Brittingham and guitarist Jeff LaBar, with vocalist/guitarist Brandon Gibbs (formerly of THE GIBBS BROTHERS) and drummer Troy Patrick Farrell (WHITE LION, GILBY CLARKE).
More details on the event flyer below:
Lane was found dead at the Comfort Inn hotel in Woodland Hills, CA on August 11th, 2011. The L.A. Coroner's Office concluded he had suffered from acute ethanol poisoning. Investigators found a half-empty bottle of vodka and prescription medication in the motel room where Lane died.
Faithsedge singer Giancarlo Floridia and Xander Demos will also be appearing at Skullfest in October in Nebraska along with rock giants Michael Sweet and Oz Fox of STRYPER, Oni Logan (LYNCH MOB), Jack Russell (GREAT WHITE), VICIOUS RUMORS, LEATHERWOLF and many more.