REJOIN DRAGON CARTEL Darren James Smith returning to Jake E Lee project say multiple sources This Is Happening — Hot off the internet, Metal Sludge has just been privy to a very strong rumor that Darren James Smith is returning to Jake E Lee’s project Red Dragon Cartel. This (very reliable) source has told us that the band’s original voice will return in time for the band’s show at the “Rainbow Bar & Grill” Labor Day weekend[…]Read More »
Darren James Smith
Hot Tip — Metal Sludge has received a tip from a source that claims JAKE E LEE is trying to bring DARREN JAMES SMITH back to sing for RED DRAGON CARTEL. That or the group has their eyes set on singer NATHAN JAMES. The source states that bassist ANTHONY ESPOSITO says they plan to bring back SMITH who had to leave because of VISA issues. We’ve included a screen capture below. The source also claims it’s down to one of[…]Read More »
RED DRAGON SINGERLESS Darren James Smith and RED DRAGON CARTEL part ways, ‘I resigned, Jake accepted’ says Smith Canada — Breaking news on Facebook it seems that RED DRAGON CARTEL and singer Darren James Smith have parted ways. A post from Canadian journalist Mitch Lafon has stated the split was amicably. Metal Sludge reached out to Darren James Smith and Smith told Metal Sludge exclusively, “I resigned Jake accepted.” Smith also took to his[…]Read More »
JUST LIKE PARADISE: Paradise return to the Sunset Strip along with The Wild; Red Dragon Cartel get some redemption
JUST LIKE PARADISE Paradise return to the Sunset Strip along with the Wild and Red Dragon Cartel get their redemption By Gerry Gittelson Metal Sludge Editor at Large HOLLYWOOD — More than 20 years since last playing the Sunset Strip, Paradise and The Wild made their grand return on Saturday, Nov. 22 at the Viper Room, and results proved spell-binding, as a capacity crowd roared its approval. Paradise particularly was really on, or[…]Read More »
Rumors confirmed. Jake E Lee and Red Dragon Cartel have cancelled more US shows. On the chopping block this week are Detroit and Chicago.
Jake E Lee & Red Dragon Cartel rumored to be cancelling more US shows. Rumourville — Inside sources have informed Metal Sludge that Jake E Lee and his Red Dragon Cartel have cancelled yet another show. The show in question is the “Token Lounge” in Detroit Michigan on Friday June 27th. The official site for the club previously had tickets for sale and promotional materials posted, but now the show information seems[…]Read More »