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SAMMY HAGAR Says VAN HALEN Used Tapes Of MICHAEL ANTHONY's Vocals

According to The Pulse Of Radio, ex-VAN HALEN vocalist Sammy Hagar has accused the band of using tapes of backing vocals originally done by ex-VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony on its 2007/2008 reunion tour, for which Anthony was replaced by guitarist Eddie Van Halen's teenage son Wolfgang. Hagar told Attention Deficit Delirium, "Those vocal harmonies ...

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CHICKENFOOT To Perform On 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

CHICKENFOOT will perform on the Thursday, November 3 episode of ABC-TV's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" (which will actually air the morning of Friday, November 4). CHICKENFOOT's sophomore album, "III", sold 42,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 9 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's self-titled ...

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CHICKENFOOT: 'Three And A Half Letters' Video Released

"Three And A Half Letters (I Need A Job)", the new video from CHICKENFOOT, can be seen below. The song comes off the group's sophomore album, "III", sold 42,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 9 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's self-titled debut ...

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CHICKENFOOT Plays Unannounced Concert In Cabo San Lucas (Video)

CHICKENFOOT played an unannounced show yesterday (Sunday, October 9) during singer Sammy Hagar's birthday celebrations at his Cabo Wabo Cantina in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. A fan-filmed performance clip of the song "Different Devil" from last night's concert can be seen below. Featuring guitar hero Joe Satriani and former VAN HALEN members Michael Anthony (bass) ...

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CHICKENFOOT Announces Five-Date European Tour

Following the release of its long-awaited second album "III", CHICKENFOOT has announced a five-date European tour for January 2012; the band's first concerts on the continent since July 2009. Jan. 12 - Manchester, UK @ Academy Jan. 14 - London, UK @ O2 Academy Brixton Jan. 16 - Paris, FRA @ Olympia Jan. 17 - ...

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III - CHICKENFOOT

"I am very proud of the new album", says lead singer Sammy Hagar [in a recent press release]. "We're calling the album 'Chickenfoot III' because it's so good, the songs are so tight, it's like we jumped right past having to make a second record". You've got to love the guy's good natured, PMA (positive ...

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CHICKENFOOT: 'III' First-Week Sales Revealed

CHICKENFOOT's sophomore album, "III", sold 42,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 9 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's self-titled debut opened with 49,000 units back in June 2009 to debut at No. 6. "III" was produced by Mike Fraser (AC/DC, METALLICA) and is ...

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CHICKENFOOT's JOE SATRIANI: We Were Lucky To Naturally Stumble Upon An Identifiable Sound

Peter Hodgson of IHeartGuitarBlog.com recently conducted an interview with CHICKENFOOT guitarist Joe Satriani. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. IHeartGuitarBlog.com: The first thing that really struck me about [the new CHICKENFOOT album, "III") was that there's a really identifiable CHICKENFOOT sound. It doesn't sound like a Joe Satriani album, it ...

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CHICKENFOOT Interviewed On 'Rockline' (Audio)

CHICKENFOOT was interviewed on this past Wednesday night's (September 28) edition of the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" with host Bob Coburn. You can now listen to the program at RocklineRadio.com. CHICKENFOOT offered fans a very special free live concert webcast, "Chickenfoot Presents III", on the release date of the band's sophomore album, ...

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CHICKENFOOT: Footage From 'III' Concert Webcast

CHICKENFOOT offered fans a very special free live concert webcast, "Chickenfoot Presents III", on the release date of the band's sophomore album, "III", September 27. At 6 p.m. PST, the band performed tracks from the new album at TRI Studios in Marin County, California and hosted a 30-minute question-and-answer session with the fans at Chickenfoot.us. ...

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CHICKENFOOT's 'III' Projected To Sell 50K-60K First Week

CHICKENFOOT's sophomore album, "Chickenfoot III", is likely to sell between 50,000 and 60,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to industry web site Hits Daily Double. The estimate was based on one-day sales reports compiled after the record arrived in stores on September 27 via eOne Music. CHICKENFOOT's self-titled ...

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CHICKENFOOT Feeling More 'Comfortable' As New Album Arrives

CHICKENFOOT releases its second album on Tuesday (September 27), jokingly titled "III". The disc follows up 2009's gold-selling self-titled debut from the group, which features Sammy Hagar on vocals, ex-VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS drummer Chad Smith and guitar wizard Joe Satriani. Hagar told The Pulse Of Radio why he thinks ...

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CHICKENFOOT: Entire 'III' Album Available For Streaming

CHICKENFOOT's sophomore album, "Chickenfoot III", is available for streaming in its entirety at AOL Music. Due on September 27 via eOne Music in North America, "Chickenfoot III" was produced by Mike Fraser (AC/DC, METALLICA) and is the much-anticipated follow-up album to the successful eponymous debut of a rock band packed with successful veterans ...

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CHICKENFOOT To Embark On 'The 2011 Road Test Tour' In November

CHICKENFOOT, the supergroup featuring guitar hero Joe Satriani, former VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony and frontman Sammy Hagar and drummer Kenny Aronoff (filling in for RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS' Chad Smith) has announced "The 2011 Road Test Tour", the first performances in support of the band's forthcoming sophomore album, "III", due on September 27 via ...

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CHICKENFOOT: 'III' Packaging Walkthrough

In the two-minute clip below, Meat & Potatoes creative director Todd Gallopo walks you through the optically enhanced features of the CHICKENFOOT "III" packaging. CHICKENFOOT will offer fans a free live concert webcast on September 27, the same day that "Chickenfoot III" comes out. The band will perform tracks from the disc at 9:00 p.m. ...

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CHICKENFOOT's 'III' Album Podcast #8: 'Big Foot'

The eighth episode in an every-other-day podcast series where you get to go behind the scenes and hear the members of CHICKENFOOT give background behind each song on the band's sophomore album, "Chickenfoot III", plus listen a clip of the tunes, can be seen below. CHICKENFOOT will offer fans a free live concert webcast on ...

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ALTER BRIDGE: 'AB III.5' CD/DVD Special Edition Detailed

ALTER BRIDGE has confirmed the track listing for the special edition of its latest album, AB III", to be released on October 25 (October 17 in Europe). The special edition will include three additional songs "Zero", "Home" and "Never Born To Follow" making a total of 17 tracks on the album, as well as an ...

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CHICKENFOOT 'III' EPK - Part 3

The third and of final part of an EPK (Electronic Press Kit) featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of CHICKENFOOT's sophomore album, "Chickenfoot III", can be seen below. Two special guests from CHICKENFOOT the supergroup featuring guitarist Joe Satriani, drummer Chad Smith, former VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony and frontman Sammy Hagar revealed 3D artwork ...

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CHICKENFOOT Dedicates Song To Late Manager

According to The Pulse Of Radio, a song on the new CHICKENFOOT album, called "Up Next", is dedicated to the band's manager, John Carter, who died of cancer halfway through the recording the new disc. In a new podcast, vocalist Sammy Hagar said, "Carter was the guy who signed me to my first record contract ...

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