||EXCLUSIVE BON JOVI'S NEW GUITARIST REVEALED
5th April 2013
Guitarist Phil X will replace Richie Sambora for the rest of Bon Jovi's current tour. He played his first show in Edmonton, Alberta Canada last night with only fifteen hours notice.
Phil (real name Theofilos Xenidis) previously filled in for Richie on some of Bon Jovi's 2011 dates when Sambora entered rehab.
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It is understood that this time Richie has left the Bon Jovi tour due to personal disputes with singer Jon Bon Jovi. Click here for the full story.
It is uncertain if these differences will be resolved in the near future and Phil X will continue to tour with the band until that time arises.
Phil X is previously known for his work with Tommy Lee's Methods Of Mayhem, Chris Cornell and Avril Lavigne.
'You Give Love A Bad Name' and 'Raise Your Hands' from last night's show - Phil X's first show on the current tour with Bon Jovi, 3rd April 2013