Celebrate the Emperor's birthday this Saturday night July 2 at Brian's Backyard BBQ in Middletown, NY. Richie Scarlet and his band will take the stage around 10pm.

"The Emperor of Rock n Roll" Richie Scarlet turns 61 on July 4 and everyone will be celebrating this Saturday at the annual birthday bash. Richie Scarlet is currently the guitarist in Ace Frehley's band. In addition to his work with Ace Frehley, Scarlet has played with Leslie West and Mountain, Sebastian Bach of Skid Row, members of the Alice Cooper Group, Chubby Checker, and many others.

Show starts at 9pm this Saturday with very special guests Backlash featuring Joey Pettinato aka JJ Savage. The Richie Scarlet Band features Richie Scarlet along with Louie Spagnola, Russ Wilson, and Freddy Sundown. Get to Brian's early for great bbq dinner. For more info check out the official Brian's Backyard BBQ website here.