NEW YORK December 19, 2012
Get ready for a raucous night of comedy, charity & chaos! Revolver & Guitar World are proud to announce the 2nd annual Rock & Roll Roast comedy series honoring Dee Snider – recently named in top 100 greatest living rock stars by Revolver Magazine. Sponsored by Epiphone & Monster Energy Drink, proceeds benefit MusiCares®, a nonprofit organization of The Recording Academy® that provides emergency financial assistance & addiction recovery resources to music people in need…
The Grove | Aneheim, CA | Thursday January 24, 2013 | Airs Live on AXS TV | Midnight ET / 9PM PT
Roastmaster Penn Jillette & other metal-loving luminaries like last year’s honoree Zakk Wylde, Anthrax’s Scott Ian, Lita Ford, WWE legend Mick Foley, That Metal Show host Eddie Trunk, comedy & roast veterans Jim Norton, Craig Gass, Jim Florentine & more all take aim at the Twisted Sister frontman & reality TV icon, best known for his outspoken personality, golden locks & appearances on The Celebrity Apprentice. Jose Mangin (Sirius/XM & Headbanger’s Ball fame) is also on hand as official DJ.
“Roasters remember: P.A.M.F. Payback’s A Mutha F**ker!” – Snider
“They say you only roast the ones you love, but with Dee Snider, we’ll be making an exception.” – Executive Producer Josh Bernstein
Beyond being iconic lead singer of 80’s sensation Twisted Sister, Snider starred in several reality TV shows (The Celebrity Apprentice, Gone Country, MTV’s Rock the Cradle, A&E’s Growing Up Twisted) & frequently hosts programs on MTV Networks along with his radio show House of Hair. Never setting limits, he took roles of film producer, actor, voiceover artist, political advocate & most recently, Broadway star in Rock of Ages. His autobiography, Shut Up & Give Me the Mic released summer 2012. He returns to small screen March 2013 as part of the All-Star Celebrity Apprentice cast.
This show kicks off opening night of 2013 NAMM Show in Anaheim. The live charity event is not open to the public, but if you want to attend & learn more about sponsoring this once-in-a-lifetime event & benefiting a great charity & cause, please visit rockandrollroast.com for more info & opportunities.