Cage9 opened for Ozzy Osbourne in Panama in April 2011 and performed on Shiprocked, a rock and roll cruise, with Queensryche, Filter, Buckcherry, Hinder, Candlebox, Sevendust, In This Moment, Hell Yeah, & more in November 2011. Cage9 has also gigged with Seether, Buckcherry, Amy Lee of Evanescence, Scary Kids Scaring Kids, Wes Boreland’s Black Light Burns, Madina Lake, Ice T’s Body Count, Adema, Cheap Trick, ex-Pumpkin James Iha, Godhead, Smile Empty Soul and toured from Europe and Japan, to the U.S. and Central America. Also serving as guitarist for Powerman 5000 from 2007-2012, Cage9’s singer/guitarist Evan Rodaniche landed Cage9 as opener for PM5K’s 2007 U.S. Tour, playing in both bands nightly.
Already a part of Universal Music Publishing, Cage9 signed with Japanese label Triple Vision Entertainment / BM.3 Corporation who have licensed five albums: “How To Shoot Lasers From Your Eyes,” “Survival Plan,” “…For Amnesia,” “Chaos Morning” (Japan exclusive) and “El Motivo” which has sold over 12,000 copies.
Cage9 released a video for “Comatose” from the album “Survival Plan,” and the band’s last video, “My Doppelganger,” spent time in full rotation on Mtv Latino. Cage9 was invited to Mtv’s Latin Video Awards in Mexico City in ’07 where they walked the red carpet with bands like Juanes, The Cure, Avril Lavigne and more. The video has also appeared on Mtv Japan & Fuse on Demand.