Watch John 5 cover Mötley Crüe’s Too Fast For Love to celebrate the album’s 41st anniversary

John 5
(Image credit: John 5/Twitter)

Last month, John 5 was confirmed as Mötley Crüe’s new live guitarist following the retirement of Mick Mars – an announcement that put to end months of intense speculation surrounding the band’s lineup.

Now, to celebrate the 41st anniversary of his new band’s debut studio album – and as a further insight into how John 5 handles Mötley Crüe material in the build-up to the group’s upcoming tour – the former Rob Zombie guitarist has posted a clip of him covering Too Fast For Love.

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Matt Owen
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Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.