James LoMenzo from "The Amazing Race 2012" is one of the contestants on Season 21 of the CBS reality competition series. He is teamed up with his friend, Mark "Abba" Abbattista. James is a 53-year-old professional musician who is a former band member of White Lion and Megadeth.

Here is an interview with James LoMenzo ("Amazing Race"):

Describe what you do:

For the past 30 plus years I've been a professional touring musician. I've toured and recorded with some of the most popular, iconic artists, such as White Lion, Ozzy Osborne, Slash, David Lee Roth, Black Label Society, Megadeth, Bobby Brown and DMC (to name more than a few). I'm also founder of Monster House Productions, a video production company geared mostly towards the musical instrument manufacturing sector. We do product demos, instructional videos and just about everything else to help companies promote their products and services.

Favorite hobby:


Words to describe you:

Gregarious and reliable.

What is the accomplishment you are most proud of?

My career as a professional musician.

What famous person reminds you of yourself?


What famous person reminds you of your teammate?

Jack Sparrow.

What scares you most about traveling?

Not much scares me about traveling. I've gotten accustomed to it over the years.

What excites you most about traveling?

Seeing new places and meeting new people.

Biggest challenge you and your teammate will face on The Race together:

I don't think we will have too many challenges. We work pretty well together.

Pet peeve about your teammate:

He's too handsome.

What country and place would you most like to visit and why?

Africa, because I have never been.


How old is he? Where does he live? Find out here.

Age: 58 years old
Birthday: January 13, 1959
Current Residence: Burbank, CA

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