NEWS


December 24th 2016

A new interview with Roxy on the Music Mania Podcast has been posted on Youtube.  Topics discussed range from back in the day with Madam X and Vixen to Roxy's current projects.

More on "Kilmister": there will be a lyric video posted at a later date, and a special limited edition vinyl 12" single coming in 2017 on EMP Label Group / THC : Music.

Merry Christmas from Madam X or Merry Madam Xmas you might say.


December 23rd 2016

Details of Roxy & Maxine's Lemmy tribute track, "Kilmister", available for download on December 28th :
A 30 second teaser can be heard on Youtube.


December 19th 2016

Roxy and Maxine's previously mentioned special track is a tribute to Lemmy from Motörhead, titled "Kilmister".  It was written by Roxy (lyrics) with Chris Fayz, Vixen's keyboardist (music).  The recording line up was Roxy (drums), Maxine (guitar), Mark Slaughter (vocals) and Michael Pisculli (bass guitar).  It premiered on KNAC.com on December 18th, and will be available for download later this month.

Christmas / Holiday Greetings from Vixen!


December 8th 2016

Show added: Rock The Arena II in Toledo, Ohio.  Here are the current dates from the end of 2016, going into 2017 :

 December 31st    Fort Hall, ID  Fort Hall Casino
 March 25th  Toledo, OH  Rock The Arena II
 April 27th  Uncasville, CT    Mohegan Sun Casino  
 April 29th  Columbia, MD  M3 Rock Festival
 June 17th  Manistee, MI  Little River Casino


December 2nd 2016

Both Maxine and Roxy have said on Facebook that the upcoming Madam X record release is scheduled for February 14th 2017, so I think that can be regarded as fairly official!


November 30th 2016

Vixen will be appearing at the M3 Rock Festival again, the 2017 edition, on Saturday, April 29th.

Roxy has posted a video of her jamming along to her sister Maxine's tune, My QT.


November 19th 2016

Pictures from Hard Rock Hell - MB Photos Scotland  ;  Hard Rock Hell Facebook + one  ;  Virtual Festivals  ;  Devils Gate Media (last 6 photos in album)

New date: Little River Casino in Manistee, MI on June 17th 2017, with Great White.


November 10th 2016

Roxy and Maxine have been recording with Mark Slaughter and Michael Pisculli for "a special track to debut in December".

Share's band Bubble have a gig in December, at the Vintage Tap in Delray Beach, Florida on Dec 2nd.


October 12th 2016

Photo galleries on Facebook - for the Monsters of Rock Cruise West by Joe Schaeffer Photography
and Farm Rock Tulsa by Joe Louis Photography

According to a post on the Monsters of Rock Cruise Facebook, the Vixen Stardust Theater show is to be released as a live CD.



Photo by Joe Schaeffer ==>




October 9th 2016

Vixen have another show at the Mohegan Sun Casino Wolf Den, on April 27th 2017.


September 25th 2016

Looks like Farm Rock Chicago at which Madam X were to play will not be happening.  Seems the promoter has taken the money and run, and is under investigation by the FBI.  See these posts from Metal Sludge and Eddie Trunk.

Here are pics from Hair Nation Festival on Facebook by Joe Schaeffer  ;  William Greenberg (login required)
and SoCalMusic Today.
Plus a review of the RockTember Festival on Sleaze Roxx.


September 13th 2016

Vixen have been added to the bill of Hard Rock Hell on November 11th at Pwllheli, Wales.

Farm Rock Chicago at which Madam X were to play is being rescheduled to December - new dates appear to be Dec 15th - 17th, details to be announced soon.

Videos from the Kansas City show, courtesy of Dwane :
Rev It Up/Cruisin'/Rock Me/Not a Minute Too Soon clips  ;  Love Made Me  ;  Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love  ;  Wrecking Ball  ;
Edge of a Broken Heart

There's a review of Vixen's show in Versailles, Ohio up at Covering the Scene.

Roxy has another guest appearance, this time on "In Times Of Olde" by Renaissance Rock Orchestra.  She is featured on the track "Monique In Minor".  The album is currently in the mixing stages.


August 26th 2016

Interview with Roxy at The Creative Spotlight :
https://thecreativespotlight.wordpress.com/2016/08/12/roxy-petrucci-vixen-drummer


August 5th 2016

Roxy's new drumkit!


August 3rd 2016

New Year's Eve show!  Vixen will play at Fort Hall Casino, Fort Hall, Idaho on December 31st with Great White.
But the show in Wendover, NV with Foghat on August 19th is cancelled.


July 2nd 2016

A teaser of a new Madam X song, MonstroCity, has been posted on Soundcloud by Roxy.

Share is on the cover of the July issue of Business Heroine magazine.  Check out her interview here.










June 18th 2016

New tour dates :
August 13th - Kansas City, MO - The Scene Rock Bar
September 4th - Versailles, OH - BMI Speedway


June 14th 2016

A big gallery of photos from the Farm Rock Nashville show has been posted on Facebook by Absoluteddy Photography.

Roxy is featured on the bonus track for the Japanese release of the album "The Four Seasons" by the Vivaldi Metal Project, released on July 20th.  The song is titled "Beyond Eternity", based on Puccini's aria "E lucevan le stelle".






May 23rd 2016

Vixen will play at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, IA on August 12th.


May 16th 2016

New Vixen t-shirts are available at http://www.rightrocksportswear.com

Latest date added is at Speaking Rock Entertainment Center, El Paso, TX on August 26th w/ Slaughter & Lynch Mob.
The current list of shows is as follows :

 May 28th  Winnemucca, NV  Run-A-Mucca Motorcycle Rally
 June 4th  Nashville, TN  Farm Rock Nashville
 July 1st  Salt Lake City, UT    Liquid Joe's
 July 2nd  Greeley, CO  Greeley Independence Stampede
 July 15th  Erie, PA  Roar on the Shore
 August 11th  Watertown, WI  Watertown Riverfest
 August 19th  Wendover, NV  Peppermill Hotel & Casino
 August 26th  El Paso, TX  Speaking Rock Entertainment Center  
 September 9th  Tulsa, OK  Farm Rock Tulsa
 September 10th  Hinckley, MN  RockTember IV
 September 17th  Irvine, CA  Hair Nation Festival
 October 1st - 5th    Long Beach, CA  Monsters of Rock Cruise West


May 5th 2016

One more festival show - Farm Rock Tulsa in Tulsa, OK on September 9th.


April 18th 2016

Vixen are on the bill of the Hair Nation Festival, on September 17th at Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre in Irvine, CA.

Also there is one Madam X festival show at Farm Rock Chicagoland on September 24th.


March 31st 2016

Two more dates added :
Farm Rock Nashville at Marathon Music Works, Nashville, TN on June 4th
and Liquid Joe's, Salt Lake City, UT on July 1st


March 24th 2016

Vixen will play at 'Roar on the Shore' in Erie, PA on July 15th.
The August Nevada date does appear to be at the Peppermill Hotel & Casino in Wendover, with Foghat.
This is the current list of dates :

 April 2nd  Sunrise, FL  Rockfest 80s
 May 28th  Winnemucca, NV    Run-A-Mucca Motorcycle Rally
 July 2nd  Greeley, CO  Greeley Independence Stampede  
 July 15th  Erie, PA  Roar on the Shore
 August 11th  Watertown, WI  Watertown Riverfest
 August 19th  Wendover, NV  Peppermill Hotel & Casino
 September 10th  Hinckley, MN  RockTember IV
 October 1st - 5th    Long Beach, CA  Monsters of Rock Cruise West


March 19th 2016

A recent (well, just before the MoRC) interview with Share can be listened to at Gater 98.7fm on iHeart Radio.

Another date is listed on Pollstar - August 19th at Peppermill Hotel Casino & Spa, Reno, NV.  Not sure, but this might actually be at the Peppermill Concert Hall at Wendover.

Here's a live video of a different song for a change, Hell Raisers at Daytona Beach.


March 8th 2016

Review and photos of Vixen at the Mohegan Sun Wolf Den at Northeast Rock Review.

Madam X photos from Monsters of Rock Cruise by Decibel Geek - slideshow or album.


March 6th 2016

Latest show announced - Watertown Riverfest, Watertown, WI on August 11th.

There's a recent interview with Roxy at Voodoo Queen Digital Magazine.

More videos :
Vixen on Monsters of Rock Cruise - Edge of a Broken Heart  ;  Love is a Killer
Vixen at River Cree Casino, Edmonton - Rev It Up  ;  How Much Love  ;  Cruisin'
And just about a full Madam X set from MoRC on YouTube from user InTheRearviewMirror2

Photos from the Mohegan Sun by Jason Manello on Facebook (login required).




February 29th 2016

More Vixen show dates :
Rockfest 80s at Markham Park, Sunrise, FL on April 2nd
Greeley Independence Stampede at Greeley, CO on July 2nd w/ Vince Neil
RockTember IV at Grand Casino Hinckley, Hinckley, Minnesota on September 10th

Videos :
Madam X - High in High School from Monsters of Rock Cruise with (more) members of Vixen joining in at the end.
Vixen - Edge of a Broken Heart at Mohegan Sun Wolf Den.


February 10th 2016

Latest show announced is at Run-A-Mucca Motorcycle Rally on May 28th in Winnemucca, Nevada.  Here is the tour schedule for this year so far :

 February 20th  Edmonton, Canada  River Cree Resort & Casino
 February 22nd - 26th    Miami, FL  Monsters of Rock Cruise East
 February 27th  Uncasville, CT  Mohegan Sun Casino
 March 9th  Daytona Beach, FL    Daytona Bike Week @ Dirty Harry's  
 May 28th  Winnemucca, NV  Run-A-Mucca Motorcycle Rally
 October 1st - 5th  Long Beach, CA  Monsters of Rock Cruise West

There is a review of the Anaheim show with Femme Fatale at Sleaze Roxx.
And a review of the Sin City Sinners show with guest appearance by Janet at ZRockR Magazine.
Videos of almost all the songs with Janet are on Youtube (only Edge of a Broken Heart is missing).
Rev It Up  ;  Cryin'  ...  Can't Get Enough  ;  Come Together  ;  Rock and Roll

Photo by Fernando Munoz  ==>
See more photos posted by Janet on Facebook.



January 30th 2016

More from Anaheim :
A new song was played at the show, entitled Raise Your Hands, which should be released on the next Vixen album.
Interview with Share (audio) by Catrina of Rock103.
A review and photo gallery by HighWire Daze.


January 25th 2016

The full set of pics by Joe Schaeffer Photography from Vixen's show in Anaheim is now online.

One new show - Daytona Bike Week at Dirty Harry's, Daytona Beach, FL on March 9th.


January 24th 2016

Couple of interesting videos ...

Previous Vixen singer Jenna Sanz-Agero joined Janet & Vixen to pay tribute to Jan on Love is a Killer at the House of Blues Anaheim show.

On December 23rd Janet made a guest appearance at Marisa's Xmas bash with "That Band".  Here is video of her performing You Shook Me All Night Long (AC/DC) & Rock and Roll (Led Zeppelin).


January 22nd 2016

The Docker's Guild album that Roxy has guested on is finally being released.
"The Heisenberg Diaries - Book A: Sounds of Future Past" release dates are :
1. Digital release on Lion Music: 21 January 2016
2. CD release on Rock Company/Black Swan Records: 26 February 2016

Full details of the album are here.  Roxy plays on tracks 12 & 14, "Space-Patrol (Raumpatrouille)" and "Space: 1999 Year Two Main Theme".

Janet will be a special guest at the Sin City Sinners show on February 4th at Count's Vamp'd Rock Bar & Grill, Las Vegas.  (She will be doing three Vixen songs and three cover tunes.)

First pics from the House of Blues show, on Facebook (Joe Schaeffer Photography).



For news from 2015 see archive12.