November 7 2021: Raven and Mindwars at Whisky a GoGo. My main band MINDWARS will be opening the legendary British Metallers RAVEN show.
Tuesday October 5 2021: Hollywood Hustlers at Whisky a GoGo. Ira Black’s Jam night with friends perform FREEDOM METAL. I’ll be jamming some Suicidal Tendencies and Sex Pistols.
Tuesday September 21 2021: Hollywood Hustlers at Whisky a GoGo. Ira Black’s Jam night with friends perform BEST OF METAL. I’ll be jamming some Judas Priest, Megadeth and Motorhead. See you down on the Strip!!
September 1st 2020: MindWars are set to release their 4th most promising and heaviest album to date through Dissonance Productions. Ten skull crushing new original songs and a tribute to Slayer with a cover of Reign in Blood’s Criminally Insane.
With lyrics covering topics of war, civil unrest, disease, and authoritarian governments, THE FOURTH TURNING is truly the soundtrack of 2020! OUT ON SEPTEMBER 25TH
April 21st 2020: Finally my little tribute to one of my favorite non-metal bands, The Police is out today.
Invisible Sun was performed, recorded, mixed and mastered in home with my laptop.
Isolation, general uncertainty and crazy current planetary moods inspired me to do this.
I’m not a guitarist, bassist or moreover a singer. I just felt the need to express myself about the common feeling we are all experiencing and living.
Thanks for watching and I hope we all get out of this soon and safe. Check Music Section of the site to watch it.
April 2020: Inspired by the crazy times we are living in I just launched my solo projectc 5AM in the City Of Angels. I’m working on a cover song from an incredible 80’s band that influenced me in many ways. Stay tuned…
March 3rd 2020: ULTIMATE JAM NIGHT Celebrates 50 Years of Black Sabbath!!! Join us this Tuesday March 3rd at ULTIMATE JAM NIGHT for an epic evening and celebrate 50 YEARS OF BLACK SABBATH featuring Sabbath’s biggest hits from the Ozzy, Dio and Gillian years! Whisky A Go-Go, Sunset Strip HOLLYWOOD – 3/3/2020
February 3 2020: ULTIMATE JAM NIGHT Australia Bushfire Relief. THIS TUESDAY February 4th… Ultimate Jam Night is helping raise awareness and funds to support the wildlife affected by the AUSTRALIA BUSH FIRE DISASTER. Jon us at Whisky a GoGo and please donate!
January 27th th 2020: MINDWARS will perform on February 23rd at TRUE THRASH FESTIVAL 2020 in Osaka, JAPAN alongside Sacred Reich and VioLence, see you in the Sunshine State!!!
January 20th 2020: I’m proud to be part of the BRANDON LEE KEROPLAN Official Video “Miles Ahead” (26 records/Sony Music) released today! Check it out on YouTube NOW!!!
December 14th 2019: This coming Tuesday I’m back at ULTIMATE JAM NIGHT celebrating 80’s Hair Metal!!! I’ll be playing some Queensryche and Cinderella with great musicians and friends! Come join us at The Whisky a Go-Go!!!
November 3rd 2019: On Tuesday November 5th, Ultimate Jam Night celebrates Spinal Tap!!! I’ll be performing a couple of memorable tunes from one of the funniest rock and roll movies ever. Come join us!!!
October 6th 2019: Psyched to announce my performance at the next Ultimate Jam Night in Hollywood (Whisky a GoGo) on Tuesday October 8th dedicated to NU METAL. I’ll be jamming some Slipknot and Machine Head. See you there!!!
September 28th 2019: Mindwars new album recording are officially started today at Number 8 Studio in Santa Ana, CA. Stay tuned for upcoming news and studio sneak peeks!!!
September 22th 2019: Stoked to play some DIO and Eurythmics at the next ULTIMATE JAM NIGHT on Tuesday September 24th!!! Always at the Whisky a GoGo in Hollywood!!!
September 9th 2019: I’ll be onstage with my main band Mindwars at the Petie’s Place in Tarzana CA on September 19th alongside Killset and Heaven Below. Don’t miss out!!!
July 23rd 2019: Slash Bash at The Whisky a GoGo!!! Next Tuesday, The Ultimate Jam Night celebrates Slash’s Birthday! I’m gonna play some Guns and Roses and Velvet Revolver!!! Don’t miss it out!!!
July 16th 2019: On Tuesday July 16th, I’ll be performing some great tunes with top notch musicians and friends at the amazing Ultimate Jam Night Canada Rocks. Always at the legendary Whisky a Go Go down on the Sunset Strip in Hollywood…join us!!!
July 1st 2019: I am psyched to announce that I’ll be performing in the Brandon Lee Keropian next single videoclip! Shooting in Hollywood on Sunday July 7th 2019. More details coming soon..
June 11th 2019: I am honored and proud to perform at the Ultimate Jam Night, David Z Fundraiser & 200th Show Anniversary at the Whisky a GoGo in Hollywood.
June 5th 2019: I’m proud to be included in the CALABRIANS MOST FAMOUS website. Check them out for interesting pages about past and present Calabrian Celebrities. www.calabriansmostfamous.com
May 19th 2019: Next Tuesday May 21st I’ll be jamming some memorable One Time Hits at the Ultimate Jam Night at the legendary Whisky a GoGo in Hollywood. Live streaming on RYOULIVE.com. See you on the strip!!!
April 20th 2019: On Tuesday 4/23, I’ll be onstage at The Whisky a GoGo, in Hollywood jamming some with great musicians at the Ultimate Jam Night, Jam Of Thrones for a great Musical Night on King’s, Queen’s and Sorcery!
April 7th 2019: This Tuesday April 9th, I’ll be jamming at The Ultimate Jam in Hollywood for the “Motley Crue, The Dirt Soundtrack” night!!!
Come down on the strip for a 100% Rock And Roll night of Crue!!!
March 29th 2019:
I’m producing and recording drums for a new metal/hardcore band named Hidden War at Number 8 Studio in Santa Ana, CA. Stay tuned ’cause it’s never too fast!!!
March 15th 2019: Producing/Recording The Variegate at Number 8 Studio in Santa Ana, CA. Working with this great young band on their first release coming up soon.
March 2, 1019: Next Tuesday, March 5th, we’ll bring back the real 80’s Rock/Metal at the Whisky A Go-Go for the Ultimate Jam Night presents Monsters of Rock 1988!!! I’ll be playing some Metallica from “Ride The Lightning” and “Master Of Puppets”!!!!
See ya in Hollywood, folks!!! \m/
February 15 2019: I am excited to announce that Tuesday February 19th I’ll take part of the Ultimate Jam Night “Rock Of Oscars” at the legendary Whisky a GoGo in Hollywood!!!! See ya on the strip!
January 20th 2019: I am proud to announce that I’ll be part of the Michale Angelo Batio “Shred Dead Redemption Tour 2019” alongside Neil Turbin (original voice of Anthrax) and more, on January 30th at Brick By Brick in San Diego.
January 12th 2019: My band MINDWARS will play a NAMM show on 01/25th at the Juke Joint in Anaheim, CA for the SCHECTER ANNUAL INDIE PARTY. Hope to see you there!
January 7th 2019: On January 20th I’ll be performing with the band The Variegate at the Chain Reaction in Anaheim, CA.
December 31st 2018: HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!
December 4th 2018: This wednesday December 5th, I’ll be jamming with Ira Black and friends at the night for George Lynch’s charity GREETINGS WITH GRATITUDE at the Canyon in Santa Clarita, CA. Come and join us!!!
November 18th 2018: I’ll be part of The Ultimate Jam Night again on November 20th at the glorious Whisky a Go-Go. See you down on the strip!
November 13th 2018: Mindwars “Conspiracy” videoclip out NOW!
October 22nd 2018: Double Hollywood show tonight! I’ll be performing with Mindwars at the Viper Room at 9PM (opening for crossover legends D.R.I.) and right after, the Ultimate Jam Night again, at the legendary Whisky a Go-Go!
October 18th 2018: I am proud to announce that the Mindwars song “Conspiracy” is up for for the 61st annual Grammy Awards consideration!
October 5th 2018: I am super excited to announce that I’ll be part of the Ultimate Jam Night again, at the legendary Whisky a Go-Go in Hollywood tonight for a special evening dedicated to the Sound of Seattle!
September 2nd 2018: Mindwars SouthWest 2018 minitour.
I’ll be performing with my main band Mindwars on the following selected tour dates:
10/23rd – Viper Room Hollywood (with crossover legends D.R.I.)
10/24 – Skinny’s Lounge North Hollywood
11/2 Rainbow Bar and Grill West Hollywood
More info www.mindwarsofficial.com See you on stage!
August 20th 2018: I am super excited to announce that my main band MINDWARS won the August 2018 “Best Heavy Metal Song” award for the song “Conspiracy” from the Akademia.com website.
August 10th 2018: I’m currently travelling across Italy to rehearse and writing new material with my band Headcrasher.
July 31st 2018: I’m now accepting new students for the 2018/2019 drum course at the GM Drum School n Santa Ana.
July 20th 2018: Mindwars “Do Unto Others” released today in North America.
July 7th 2018: I’m proud to announce that I’m playing with Mind Wobble. We’re currently recording at Number 8 Studio in Orange County, stay tuned…
June 25rd 2018: I am working as the drummer with a punk rock band named Mind Wobble in Los Angeles. First release announced soon!
June 23rd 2018: I’m excited to announce that I’m part of the Orange Crush project (All Time Classic Rock Band).
June 20th 2018: Ultimate Jam Night at the legendary Whisky a Go-Go was great, last night! Check out some shoots and video in Music Section
June 18th 2018: I am psyched and honored to be part of the Ultimate Jam Night tomorrow night Tuesday June 19th at the legendary Whisky a GoGo in Hollywood. See you there!
June 5th 2018: Mindwars “Do Unto Others” LP (coloured vinyl) coming soon on Back On Black Records!
May 1st 2018: Number 8 Studio in Santa Ana (California) is fully operational and currently recording and mixing various artists (Orange Crush, Jasmine Seek, Mind Wobble, AntiQuark, The Art Of Zapping).
Check out www.thenumber8studio.com for studio schedule, info and booking!
April 13th 2018: Mindwars “Do Unto Others” is out today worldwide via Dissonance Productions (UK)!
March 25th 2018: My main band Mindwars third album “Do Unto Others” is set to release worldwide on April 13th 2018 via Dissonance Productions (UK).
March 7th 2018: I’m delighted to announce that I’m now officially a member of the Grammy/Recording Academy great family!
February 1st 2018: I’m gonna sit behind the drums with The Dramedy for a Radio Show on KXLU 88.9 FM Los Angeles and on Feb 21st for full show at the glorious Rainbow Bar and Grill in Hollywood on February 12th.
January 5th 2018: Happy 2018! Lots of updates and news coming soon….stay tuned for more details!
December 12th 2017: I’m psyched and proud to announce my new amazing collaboration with Collision Drumsticks.
The perfect tools for drummers of all genres!!!
November 27rd 2017: Headcrasher “Nothing Will Remain” double CD reissue out now on Punishment 18 records.
October 23rd 2017, Number 8 Recording Studio is relocating from Italy to Southern California, stay tuned for opening date and detailed location info!
September 15th 2017, GM Drum School USA officially opened! We are located in Santa Ana (Orange County). Contact us for info on schedule, pricing and availibility (949) 531-2285
August 1st 2017, I’m psyched and honoured to officially announce the starting of the GM Drum School (International Academy) USA, located in Orange County, CA. As the director and main instructor, I’ll be fully available for info and lessons schedule so don’t hesitate to contact me for any question about it. Rock on!
July 7th 2017, I’m now available for drum lessons in the Los Angeles/Orange County area! Shoot me an e-mail for info!!!
June 27th 2017, Currently recording Mindwars in Los Angeles and Santa Ana (California), stay tuned for upcoming updates.
May 8th 2017, Mindwars recording in Europe is going great!!
April 20, 2017, Mindwars new album:
We are currently pre-producing the “Sworn To Secrecy” follow up in Los Angeles.
Trackings will take place in Turin, Italy (drums and bass), Los Angeles and Orange County, California (guitars and vocals).
Stay tuned for more info!
March 1, 2017, Hello world!
Here’s my new site, check back for updates and tour info.