Archives for 2015

R.I.P. Lemmy Kilmister

I just heard of Lemmy Kilmister’s passing. So sad. I had just sent a video wishing him a happy 70th birthday the other week. Playing “Ace of Spades” and having a Jack and Coke. He will be missed!!

Happy Holidays!

HO HO HO! Happy Holidays everyone!! I hope everybody is having a great holiday season out there. It’s been a great year and I have some cool stuff in the works for the new one! Have a bashing New Year and be safe out there!! See ya soon, Michael

New Mad Anthony Tees!

It’s been quite a while since we’ve put out any new Mad Anthony’s tees…well, we can’t say that anymore! Just added to Mad Anthony’s Cafe Online Store – four brand new tees just in time for the holidays. Get yours now!

The Circle Live DVD

The Circle – featuring Michael Anthony, Sammy Hagar, Vic Johnson and Jason Bonham – have a new live DVD that will be released on December 18! The DVD features 16 tracks from the band’s At Your Service tour earlier this year. Order Now!

Summer Splash with “Chick on the Street,” Katie Thompson

Early yesterday morning, LA-based radio show Mark in the Morning officially kicked off summer by sending their “Chick on the Street,” Katie Thompson, to jump into Mad Anthony’s pool at 7:00 AM! The only problem is that he doesn’t have a pool; instead he has the Newport Bay! Bristol Farms catered the festivities with a […]

R.I.P. Chris Squire

I am saddened today to hear of the passing of Chris Squire of Yes. Besides being one hell of a bass player that I drew inspiration from, I also had the pleasure of meeting and hanging out with Chris when Van Halen was touring Europe years ago. He took the time to hang with someone […]

Nina Has Arrived!

Words cannot express the love I feel for my family today. Congrats to my daughter Elisha and my son-in-law Billy. Meet my granddaughter Nina Elizabeth, born this morning!! I couldn’t be happier!

Giveaway Winners Selected!

Congratulations to the following people, each of whom were chosen as winners in the latest Mad Anthony’s Cafe giveaway!! Each winner will receive one guitar pick from Mike, Sammy and Vic, one drumstick from Jason, one tour tee from the current tour and a copy of The Circle’s new live CD “At Your Service” autographed […]

Exclusive Mad Anthony’s Cafe Contest!

Mad Anthony’s Cafe has a cool new giveaway just in time for the new “At Your Service” Tour with The Circle, featuring Sammy Hagar, Michael Anthony, Vic Johnson and Jason Bonham! We will be giving away 5 Tour Packs and each pack will contain three guitar picks from the new tour (one each from Sammy, […]

At Your Service now available for pre-order

At Your Service, the new 2CD live album from The Circle is now available for pre-order at iTunes! Recorded live on tour in 2014, this release documents the blistering performance of a band on fire performing hits from Sammy’s 4 decades of rock (Montrose, Solo, Van Hagar, Wabos) as well as classic tracks from the […]