Black Robot Bassist Inspired by ‘Guitar Hero’
Black Robot bassist Jonathan 'J.B.' Brightman saw what he thought was the downfall of traditional rock 'n' roll. But his faith was restored when he witnessed kids playing 'Guitar Hero' in a California big box store. "I went to Best Buy a couple times and I saw these kids rocking out to Mountain and all these old classic songs," Brightman, the former bassist for Buckcherry, told Noisecre
Black Robot Embrace the ‘Theatrical Part of Music’
From Buckcherry to Black Robot. That's the story for guitarists Jonathan "JB" Brightman and Yogi Lonich. Way back in 2002, while on tour with Buckcherry, JB and Yogi met singer Huck Johns in Detroit. Six years later, Black Robot was an official act, working on a self-titled, self-financed debut...