VELVET REVOLVER Members To Attend U.K.'s MUSIC LIVE Event

Duff McKagan and Dave Kushner from VELVET REVOLVER will attend this year's Music Live event, which is being held November 2-4, 2007 at the NEC in Birmingham, England. The bassist and guitar player will visit the show in conjunction with Rotosound strings on November 3 and November 4 to meet fans and sign autographs on the Rotosound stand. Also scheduled to appear is Kerry King from SLAYER, who will be on the Marshall Amplification stand every day of the show to sign autographs.
VELVET REVOLVER's video for the band's new single, "The Last Fight", is available for viewing at Yahoo! Music.

"The Last Fight" is the second single from VELVET REVOLVER's sophomore album, "Libertad", which has sold 221,000 copies in the United States since its early July release.

The melodically transcendent and emotionally cathartic "The Last Fight" is one of the songs inspired by the recent passing of frontman Scott Weiland's brother Michael. In an August 3 interview with The Sun (UK newspaper), Scott explained, "'Libertad' is dedicated to Michael. It is a fitting album title as my brother was certainly searching for his own liberty and freedom up to the way he died. I was really angry at him at first, for my parents and our family but I was able to channel this anger and grief into songs as 'The Last Fight' and 'For A Brother'. It made me come to terms with how sad I was."

The first single from "Libertad" was "She Builds Quick Machines".

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