The Metal Box is a weekly web series posted each Friday where we discuss all things hard rock and heavy metal: news, videos, interviews, live concerts and more.

This week we're talking about 80's glam metal rockers Faster Pussycat going on an extensive 2018 summer tour with comedian Don Jamieson and All-female Guns N' Roses tribute band Paradise Kitty. Watch video above.

Faster Pussycat formed out of Los Angeles in 1985 and had success in the late 1980's with their self-titled debut album Faster Pussycat in 1987 and Wake Me When It's Over in 1989. their 1992 album Whipped! was also a moderate success. The classic lineup featured singer Taime Downe along with guitarists Greg Steele and Brent Muscat, bassist Eric Stacy and drummer Mark Michals, The band's singles include "Don't Change That Song", "Bathroom Wall", "House of Pain", "Poison Ivy", and "Nonstop to Nowhere". They also did a rockin cover of Carly Simon's "You're So Vain".