NEWS


August 18th 2015

There is a new interview with Gina at Kramer Guitars!  From the interview, Vixen have been recording for a new album and have about six songs so far ...

Photos from Champions in Frederick, MD can be seen on Facebook








August 10th 2015

One more date: October 2nd at "Las Vegas Bike Week" @ Downtown Events Center w/ Slaughter

From the last shows :
Video from Altar Bar, Pittsburgh - Rev It Up  ;  Cruisin'  ;  Cryin'  ;  I Want You To Rock Me  ;  Love is a Killer  ;  Edge of a Broken Heart
  All by Kev S
Photos - Rock USA at Beast and the Harlot music review
              Moondance Jam - Jerry Eklund Photography on Facebook



June 16th 2015

New Madam X promo photos :
More can be seen on the Madam X Facebook page

Some photos from the Portland Rose Festival can be seen on Facebook - Brent Angelo Photography
Video :  Rev It Up (minus ending)  ;  How Much Love  ;  Cryin' (incomplete)  ;  Edge of a Broken Heart
             Rev It Up #2

Latest date added - August 8th at Champion Billiards Sports Cafe in Frederick, MD


May 28th 2015

Another date added - September 26th at the Music for Heroes benefit concert at History Park, San Jose, CA


May 9th 2015

Photo albums on Facebook from the last concerts :
30/4/15  Snoqualmie Casino - Savoia Concert & Event Photography
2/5/15  M3 Rock Festival - Joe Schaeffer Photography  ;  Full Access Magazine

New date - July 25th at Mattawa Voyageur Days @ Museum Grounds - Mattawa, Ontario, Canada


May 2nd 2015

Vixen/Madam X have been doing some photoshoots recently.  Here are some 'behind the scenes' pictures from the shoots I've pasted together.

And a round-up of recent items :
Short pre-show interview with Roxy at the Madam X Diesel Concert Lounge show - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CLr30Pav0Uk
Gina is going to be endorsing her original guitar company, Kramer.
Both Vixen and Madam X have been in the studio, more news soon hopefully ...

Monsters of Rock Cruise 2016 - Vixen will be on both the East (Feb) and West (Oct) cruises, whilst Madam X will also be on the East one so Roxy will be pulling double duty!
Another recently added Vixen date - June 5th at Portland Rose Festival, Portland, OR w/ Great White & Slaughter
Unfortunately, Thunder Rock Festival has been cancelled - https://twitter.com/BasinConcerts


March 30th 2015

Janet will be the special guest on the Hair Metal Mansion Radio Show on Tuesday night, March 31st.  It premieres @ 7pm ET / 6pm CT / 4pm PT on Philly Rock Radio.

One more date added - August 6th at Ohio State Fair in Columbus, OH w/ Great White & Lynch Mob


March 14th 2015

Some more dates have been added to Vixen's schedule, here is the full list as of now :

 April 30th  Snoqualmie, WA    SnoCasino
 May 2nd  Columbia, MD  M3 Rock Festival
 May 22nd  Wendover, NV  Peppermill Hotel & Casino
 June 6th  Vernal, UT  Thunder Rock Festival
 July 15th  Oshkosh, WI  Rock USA
 July 17th  Walker, MN  Moondance Jam
 August 7th  Pittsburgh, PA  Altar Bar
 September 5th  Wauconda, IL  Farm Rock
 September 11th    Fort Yates, ND  Prairie Knights Casino & Resort  

New dates


March 2nd 2015

One more Vixen festival date :
July 15th at Rock USA, Oshkosh, WI w/ Alice Cooper & Queensryche

Madam X also have a show on April 17th at the Diesel Concert Lounge in Detroit.


February 25th 2015

New Vixen dates :
May 22nd at Peppermill Hotel & Casino, Wendover, NV w/ Slaughter
September 5th at Farm Rock, Wauconda, IL w/ Kix & Slaughter
September 11th at Prairie Knights Casino & Resort, Fort Yates, ND w/ Kix


February 23rd 2015

Madam X roundup :
Totally Driven Radio have been running a series of (long!) interviews with all members of the band, Roxy's is the final one tomorrow evening, Feb 24th at 9pm EST.  TDR presents Madam-X Special Part 4 w/ Roxy Petrucci
The previous ones can be listened to here :
TDR presents Madam-X Special Part 3 w/ Maxine Petrucci
TDR presents Madam-X Special Part 2 w/ Bret Kaiser
TDR presents Madam-X Special Part 1 w/ Chris "GODZILLA" Doliber

And Maxine has done another interview with Concierto Hit Radio from Mexico City, it can be listened to on YouTube, from 18:30.


January 22nd 2015

Janet will play another show with Scrap Metal this Saturday Jan 24th.  It's at the Riverside Casino in Riverside, Iowa.

A roundup of stuff from the two Vixen shows in January :

Mohegan Sun Wolf Den
photos - stevelatham.net  ;  mainemusicnews.com + mmn on Facebook

Las Vegas Eastside Cannery Casino
Short audio interview with Janet prior to the show on 92 Minutes of Hair on Komp 92.3 Las Vegas
photos - JustaFan Concert Photos
videos - How Much Love  ;  Cryin'  ;  Edge of a Broken Heart  ;  Love Made Me


January 5th 2015

Vixen will play the M3 Rock Festival on May 2nd, 2015.  The same band members previously played it in 2013, but under the JSRG name.


January 1st 2015

There is a new interview with Share from on tour with the Down N Outz at Belfast posted at myglobalmind.com.  Topics discussed include Down N Outz, Vixen and more.

And there's a new Vixen live date for June, added to the two coming up shortly in January :

 January 4th  Uncasville, CT  Mohegan Sun Casino
 January 17th    Las Vegas, NV    Eastside Cannery Casino  
 June 6th  Vernal, UT  Thunder Rock Festival



December 2nd 2014

Madam X have posted their video for Another 80's Rock Song on YouTube.  The video was edited from footage of their performance at the Sweden Rock Festival.

A new interview with Maxine has been posted on the Robex Lundgren Musik Blogg.

Here is good quality video from the Rockpile East, Toronto of  Rev It Up  ;  Not a Minute Too Soon  ;  Wrecking Ball  ;  How Much Love
shot by Decibel Geek TV.


October 29th 2014

From the Canadian shows on October 10th/11th :
A review of the two shows on the Decibel Geek blogspot.
Video - from the Rockpile West - Love is a Killer
from the Rockpile East - footage of 5 songs - Rock Me, Not a Minute Too Soon, Rockin' in the Free World, Love is a Killer, Love Made Me

Issue #22 of Empire magazine has an interview with Share and a review of the Barcelona show (in Spanish).


October 7th 2014

Here is an interview with Roxy from just before the Barcelona show, by Hèctor of Metaladies.com
And a review, also by him, of the Barcelona show (in English).


October 3rd 2014

First live dates for 2015!
January 4th at Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, CT
January 17th at Eastside Cannery Casino, Las Vegas, NV w/ Kix

More Spanish reviews ...
Madrid - Rafabasa  ;  Rock Machine Web
Bilbao - Rafabasa  ;  Insonoro
Barcelona - Simfonia Metallica


October 2nd 2014

Here is (probably) the last update for videos from the Spanish shows.  These are all from Barcelona, from Glòria Tornero Ibars, the same as the ones in the September 30th update :
Rev It Up  ;  I Want You To Rock Me  ;  Streets in Paradise  ;  Rockin’ in the Free World  ;  Love is a Killer  ;  Never Say Never
Also one more from Barcelona - Edge of a Broken Heart
and from Bilbao - an 11 and a half minute compilation with clips of Rock Me, Love is a Killer, Never Say Never, Hell Raisers, Love Made Me, Drum Solo, Wrecking Ball

Here are some of my photos from the Madrid show on September 25th.  See the livepix page for more.


September 30th 2014

Yet more Spanish reviews!
Madrid - Corsarios del Metal
Bilbao - inigorec.blogspot.com.es (in English)  ;  La Mirada Negra  ;  Mariskal Rock
Barcelona - Metal Symphony

Videos
Madrid - Not a Minute Too Soon
Bilbao - Love is a Killer #1 (better sound)  ;  Love is a Killer #2 (closer view)  ;  Cryin'
Barcelona - How Much Love  ;  Cruisin' + Bad Reputation  ;  Roxy drum solo

Interview with Roxy at Corsarios del Metal (in Spanish)

Photo by Edko Fuzz, metalsymphony.com ==>




September 28th 2014

More from the Spanish shows :

Reviews
Madrid - Rock N' Rosas
Bilbao - Stun  ;  Made in Metal  ;  The Box FM
Barcelona - Mr Thunderstruck

Photo albums on Facebook
Madrid - Force Magazine (login required)
Bilbao - Aitor Antón
Barcelona - Rockviu  ;  Spinelly Arianne Photographie

Videos
Madrid - Love is a Killer  ;  Edge of a Broken Heart
Barcelona - Cryin'  ;  Cryin' and Rock Me

And an interview with Share prior to the Spanish tour at inigorec.blogspot.com.es

Roxy photo by Force Magazine ==>


September 26th 2014

Here is the setlist for the Madrid show which I was at, so look out for some pictures which I should be posting soon.

Rev It Up
How Much Love
Cruisin'
Bad Reputation
Cryin'
I Want You to Rock Me
Not a Minute Too Soon
Streets in Paradise
Rockin' in the Free World
Love is a Killer
Never Say Never
Hell Raisers
Love Made Me
Wrecking Ball (with Roxy drum intro)
Edge of a Broken Heart


Janet and Gina at JFK airport bound for Madrid

          Vixen with Force Magazine España

Spanish interviews (audio) :
Simfonia Metallica with Janet  ;  Mariskal Rock with Share and Roxy (first 40 mins).

There's a recent interview with Roxy at Tempi-Dispari.com
and a video interview with Share and Gina by psychobabbletv at the St Charles show.  Talking about future plans, they mention 2015 for a new record with Gina saying they have about six songs so far but want to write at least 15 to choose from for the record.


September 5th 2014

From a couple of the last shows :

Video from Halfway Jam, excellent quality, 25 minutes long -
Rev It Up, How Much Love, Bad Reputation, Cryin', Rock Me

And pictures from the August 15th Jim Thorpe, PA show on Facebook (login required), plus a review (with a few pics) of the same show.


August 12th 2014

Here are some new items and a round up of some things from the last couple of months :
Share has joined Down N Outz, the project featuring Joe Elliott from Def Leppard with members of the Quireboys, who play songs connected with Mott The Hoople.  They are playing tour dates in the UK and Ireland in December.

Edit: Vixen Spanish shows; one in Bilbao has been added, the Madrid and Barcelona ones were swapped around but are back to their original dates (change of venue for Barcelona).
 September 25th  Madrid, Spain  Shoko
 September 26th  Bilbao, Spain  Santana 27
 September 27th    Barcelona, Spain    Razzmatazz 2  

August 3rd - interview with Roxy on thatmetalstation.com

Madam X have been recording songs for an album of new material, Maxine is due to record guitars about now for the 4th new song titled 'Wish You Away'.  There is a long interview with all of Madam X at metal-rules.com, and many photos from their Sweden Rock performance on this blog.

Maxine will play the Sirens of Metal Festival in Detroit on Friday October 3rd.

Pictures from the June 13th St Louis show can be seen on Facebook, and also on Facebook from Halfway Jam, July 25th (login required).


June 12th 2014

Madam X's new single 'Another 80s Rock Song' is available now on CD Baby, ITunes and Rhapsody.

The complete Madam X set from Sweden Rock seems to be up on Youtube from the user Lita77Swe as well as High in High School from the official Sweden Rock TV account.
Some pictures from the show can be seen at Festivalphoto.net and on Facebook.

Photo by Daniela Pilic ==>



May 31st 2014

More sad news, Cindy Boettcher who was the keyboard player in the original line up of Vixen has died (actually on April 28th).  Her obituary is here.

There is a new Madam X website at madam-x.org.
Also new Madam X t-shirts (with retro picture) will be available at their show at Sweden Rock Festival on June 7th.


May 28th 2014

The two shows in Toronto have been rebooked for October 10th and 11th.

There is a new interview (in Spanish) with Roxy at Mundo Rock.


May 22nd 2014

From Vixen's Facebook - (Not having much luck with Canada!)
Vixen lead singer Janet Gardner is suffering the effects of a severe allergic reaction to a medication mimicking that of food allergy.  Sadly this is forcing the postponement of Vixen’s two shows this weekend May 23rd & 24th at the Rockpile West and Rockpile East in Toronto, Canada.  The members of Vixen are disappointed and extend their deepest apologies to their friends and fans.
These two shows are being rescheduled for September 2014, to be announced within the next week.

Roxy has recorded a couple of drum tracks for the new Docker's Guild album.  A short video of her announcing her participation can be seen on YouTube.

Share has joined the Florida band The Johnsons on piano, guitars and backing vocals (along with her husband Bam on drums).  Check them out on Facebook.


May 17th 2014

The Vixen show in Ottawa on May 25th has unfortunately been cancelled.  One other show added to their schedule is at Sturgis, SD on August 1st at Easyriders Saloon.  Here is the current list of shows :

 May 23rd  Etobicoke, ON  The Rockpile West
 May 24th  Toronto, ON  The Rockpile East
 June 13th  St Louis, MO  Jefferson Memorial Amphitheatre  
 June 21st  Idaho Falls, ID  Rock The Falls
 June 28th  Salt Lake City, UT    Ride for Life @ The Depot
 July 25th  Royalton, MN  Halfway Jam
 August 1st  Sturgis, SD  Easyriders Saloon
 August 2nd  Sheridan, WY  Rock'n The Railroad
 August 8th  Three Forks, MT  Rockin' the Rivers
 August 15th  Jim Thorpe, PA  Penn's Peak
 September 12th    St. Charles, IL  The Arcada Theatre
 September 25th  Madrid, Spain  Shoko
 September 27th  Barcelona, Spain  Luz de Gas


May 10th 2014

A review of the Madam X show complete with photos can be seen at the National Rock Review website.


May 8th 2014

Roxy's website has a video and photos from the Madam X reunion show at the Diesel Concert Lounge in Chesterfield, Michigan on May 4th.

There is also a very good album of photos which can be seen on Facebook.







May 6th 2014

Vixen will play a couple of shows in Spain this September.  The dates are :
September 25th - Madrid at Shoko
September 27th - Barcelona at Luz de Gas

A video of Edge of a Broken Heart and Cryin' from the acoustic set on the Monsters of Rock Cruise has just been posted on YouTube.

Maxine was interviewed by Doug Podell on the 94.7 WCSX podcast, which includes the new Madam X track Another 80's Rock Song at the end.


April 29th 2014

A teaser of the new Madam X song 'Another 80's Rock Song (The Party Never Ends)' can be listened to on SoundCloud.
An article with the band discussing the new single and reunion can be read at goJimmygo.net (also at examiner.com).

A report on the Vixen Largo, Florida show has been posted on Rock Rules! along with photos from the show on Facebook.  Of note is that they played a new song written in Jan's memory, 'I'm Gonna Miss You'.
Vixen's first show on the Monsters of Rock Cruise is included in a review of the Sunday on Decibel Geek.
And a review of the Live in Sweden CD has been posted on Rocktopia.


April 18th 2014

The whole of the JSRG/Vixen show from Firefest 2013 is now available for streaming on Rocktopia.co.uk (registration on the Rocktopia site required).


April 16th 2014

3/4 of Vixen (Share, Roxy & Janet) were guests on "All-Wheel Live" on the Victory Lane Radio Network last night, April 15th.  (As it's a motoring themed show, the girls were asked to talk about their first cars).  The show can now be listened to on SoundCloud, and the Vixen segment starts at around 38 mins 30.


April 13th 2014

Here are some videos from the Monsters of Rock Cruise :
Edge of a Broken Heart
Love is a Killer ; Wrecking Ball ; Rev It Up ; Edge of a Broken Heart #2

And another album of photos from the MoRC can be seen on Facebook.


April 5th 2014

I now have the original English version of Roxy's interview with the Costa Rican site Room 506 available for reading, see it here.  Thanks to Roxy!

Some photos of the Daytona show by Don Howard Photography have been posted on Facebook.  There are many more on his website, watermarked but available to buy.

The setlist for the first Vixen show on the ship is on setlist.fm, re-scheduled to March 30th in the Pantheon Theatre due to lightning!  Included for the first time in a while is Hell Raisers.
Here is a video of Cryin' from the acoustic set.


April 4th 2014

Some photos from the Monsters of Rock cruise have been posted on Facebook, from RockXposure and Maine Music News.

A three camera video of Rev It Up from the Daytona Bike Week show has been posted on Youtube.


April 1st 2014

There is an interview in Full Access Magazine - Florida's Largest Printed Entertainment Magazine - with Share and Gina ahead of Vixen's show in Largo on April 5th.  Read it at their website or check it out in the online issue of the full magazine.


March 28th 2014

Another date added :
June 13th - Jefferson Memorial Amphitheatre - St Louis, MO (w/ Quiet Riot & Bret Michaels).

Roxy has been interviewed on Room 506, a Costa Rican website.

Madam X will play a show at the Diesel Concert Lounge in Detroit on May 4th.  Details here.
The title of one of the new Madam X songs being recorded is 'The Party Never Ends'.

Share will also be playing with The Quireboys on the Monsters of Rock Cruise, subbing for the bassist Nick.
Vixen's schedule at the MoRC is :
Saturday March 29th, 9:45 pm - 10:45 pm, show at the Pool Stage
Tuesday April 1st, 9:30 pm - 10:15 pm, acoustic show at the Golden Jazz Lounge
with a Q & A and Meet And Greet also both earlier on the Tuesday.

A couple of new merch items in the Vixen store, baseball cap and picture t-shirt :


March 22nd 2014

A report and photos from the show at Daytona on March 15th has been posted at Hair Metal Mansion.

New Vixen show dates :
June 28th - Salt Lake City, UT - Ride for Life benefit concert at The Depot.
July 25th - Royalton, MN at the Halfway Jam.
August 15th - at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe, PA with Great White.  (why some guy has a town in Pennsylvania named after him I have no idea).

Roxy will be interviewed on KNAC.com on March 23rd at 11 a.m. PST, talking about Vixen and the Monsters of Rock cruise.

Happy birthday to Share for the 21st!


March 17th 2014

Some photos from the Vixen show on March 15th have been posted on Bruce Rossmeyer's Daytona Harley-Davidson's facebook page.

There's another video of Janet singing Cryin' at the Scrap Metal show on February 8th.

And, happy birthday Janet and Roxy!


March 10th 2014

There is one more Vixen show, at Sheridan, WY on August 2nd, with Stryper at Rock'n The Railroad at Trail's End Concert Park.

Roxy is featured in a book celebrating women in metal, snappily entitled 'Not Just Tits In A Corset'.  More details at the author's website http://www.jillkirtland.com

And a short greeting from Roxy and Share from New York on Youtube.


February 28th 2014

New Vixen merchandise is available from Rightrock, a t-shirt, ladies and mens tank tops, two custom drum heads and a beanie.


February 22nd 2014

One more Vixen live date - at Rock The Falls on June 21st at Idaho Falls, ID.

Madam X have unveiled their new logo along with a new band picture :


February 12th 2014

A couple more Vixen shows have been added to their tour schedule.  Also, the dates of a couple of previously announced shows have changed so here is the full list of shows so far :

 March 15th  Ormond Beach, FL     Bruce Rossmeyer’s Daytona Harley Davidson  
 March 29th - April 2nd     Miami, FL  Monsters of Rock Cruise
 April 5th  Largo, FL  Largo Cultural Center
 May 23rd  Etobicoke, ON  The Rockpile West
 May 24th  Toronto, ON  The Rockpile East
 May 25th  Ottawa, ON  Obsessions Live Lounge
 August 8th  Three Forks, MT  Rockin' the Rivers
 September 12th  St. Charles, IL  The Arcada Theatre

Changed dates    ;    New dates


February 11th 2014

Click on the image to the right for the Vixen interview in Powerplay magazine.

There is a clip of the Scrap Metal show on Feb 8th now up on Youtube which includes footage of Janet performing Rev It Up, How Much Love and Edge of a Broken Heart.

Vixen have now passed 100,000 likes on Facebook.
And there is a new official Madam X Facebook page at
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Madam-X/1390973624496842



January 31st 2014

Roxy will play a show with Madam X as part of their reunion at Sweden Rock Festival on June 7th 2014.  See swedenrock.com and the Madam X entry here.

Vixen are featured in the February 2014 issue of Powerplay magazine, just out now.


January 28th 2014

A new interview with Roxy has been posted at RockUnited.com.


January 25th 2014

Shows are gradually being added to Vixen's touring schedule, the latest one is during Daytona Bike Week, on March 15th at
Bruce Rossmeyer's Daytona Harley Davidson at "Destination Daytona" - Ormond Beach, FL.
Details on the Facebook events page.


January 19th 2014

Some more shows, in May and September, these are listed on the page of Vixen's booking agency.
05/02/14  Etobicoke, ON  The Rockpile West
05/03/14  Toronto, ON  The Rockpile East
09/12/14  St. Charles, IL  The Arcada Theatre

Janet has another show with Scrap Metal.  This is on February 8th at the Cutting Room in New York.  Details are here, besides those listed the line up includes Michael Lardie, Joel Hoekstra, Howie Simon and Bobby Rock, and the show will include a little acoustic set in the middle.

Another report on Firefest from a little while ago, at Rock Rebel Magazine, in Italian but including some pictures.

And, for today, happy birthday Gina!


January 12th 2014

A review of the Firefest show has been posted on Vixen's Facebook page.  This is from Fireworks Magazine, Issue 61, available now.


January 10th 2014

Vixen have another gig, this is in Largo, Florida on April 5th 2014.  Full details are :

Largo Cultural Center
105 Central Drive, Largo FL 33771
(727) 587-6751
7 PM
Ticket info --> http://www.largo.com/department/division.php?fDD=15-105


January 9th 2014

Share was interviewed on a recent edition of former RIP magazine editor Lonn Friend's "Energize With Lonn Friend" podcast.  The direct link to the podcast is http://laradiostudio.com/audio/Lonn38.mp3  and the interview with Share starts at around 28 minutes, continuing to the 1 hour 6 minute mark at which the song Rev It Up is played.


January 2nd 2014

Vixen have posted a Happy New Year video.


For news from 2013 see archive10.