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ZAKK WYLDE On First-Ever ROCK & ROLL ROAST: 'How Can They Roast Me? I'm A Good Catholic Boy'

Get ready for a raucous night of comedy, charity and chaos! Guitar World is proud to announce the magazine's first-ever Rock & Roll Roast with inaugural honoree Zakk Wylde. Presented by Epiphone guitars and sponsored by Monster Energy Drink, EMG pickups, Revolver magazine, Marshall amplification, Dunlop, Eagle Rock and Samson, the exclusive event will take ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Checks In From Ecuador (Video)

A video message from AEROSMITH guitarist Brad Whitford, recorded on November 5 show in Quito, Ecuador, during the band's tour of South America, can be seen below. AEROSMITH will celebrate the 35th anniversary of its iconic 1976 album, "Rocks", with a special edition release, due out in Japan on November 23. The release will coincide ...

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WILLIAM SHATNER's Video For Cover Of QUEEN's 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Released

The official video for legendary actor William Shatner's cover version of the QUEEN classic "Bohemian Rhapsody" can be seen below. The song comes off Shatner's new space-themed concept album entitled "Seeking Major Tom", which came out on October 11 via the Los Angeles-based label Cleopatra Records. Comprised of 19 "interpretations" of classic intergalactic rock anthems, ...

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SANCTUARY Confirmed For Germany's METAL ASSAULT II Festival

Reunited '80s cult metal outfit SANCTUARY which features in its ranks current NEVERMORE frontman Warrel Dane and bassist Jim Sheppard has been confirmed for the Metal Assault II festival, set to take place January 14, 2012 in Wrzburg, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: SANCTUARY HEIR APPARENT HIRAX THE SANITY DAYS PAGAN ...

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WILLIAM SHATNER: Entire 'Seeking Major Tom' Album Available For Streaming

Legendary actor William Shatner will release his new space-themed concept album entitled "Seeking Major Tom" on October 11 via the Los Angeles-based label Cleopatra Records. Comprised of 19 "interpretations" of classic intergalactic rock anthems, the release features guest appearances by Ritchie Blackmore (RAINBOW, DEEP PURPLE), Ian Paice (DEEP PURPLE), Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, OZZY ...

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SANCTUARY: New Band Photo Released

A new band photo of the reunited '80s cult metal outfit SANCTUARY which features in its ranks current NEVERMORE frontman Warrel Dane and bassist Jim Sheppard can be seen below. SANCTUARY recently tapped Brad Hull (FORCED ENTRY) to play second guitar for the band. Hull and Shannon Sharp, one of the moderators at Metalguitarist.org, were ...

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WILLIAM SHATNER's Version Of BLACK SABBATH's 'Iron Man': Studio Footage Posted Online

Legendary actor William Shatner will release his new space-themed concept album entitled "Seeking Major Tom" on October 11 via the Los Angeles-based label Cleopatra Records. Comprised of 19 "interpretations" of classic intergalactic rock anthems, the release features guest appearances by Ritchie Blackmore (RAINBOW, DEEP PURPLE), Ian Paice (DEEP PURPLE), Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, OZZY ...

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SANCTUARY: Athens Concert Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of the reunited '80s cult metal outfit SANCTUARY which features in its ranks current NEVERMORE frontman Warrel Dane and bassist Jim Sheppard performing last night (Sunday, September 25) at Gagarin 205 in Athens, Greece can be seen below. SANCTUARY recently tapped Brad Hull (FORCED ENTRY) to play second guitar for the band. ...

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AEROSMITH's 'VIP Experience' Packages Are A Hit With Japanese Fans

PAID Inc. combined savvy social media marketing with its seasoned knowledge of AEROSMITH's fan base to launch a VIP experience campaign in Japan that resulted in rapid sellouts or near sellouts of the most popular AEROSMITH VIP experience packages in all markets of AEROSMITH's Japanese tour. As fans quickly snapped up the VIP experience, PAID, ...

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SANCTUARY: More Footage Of 'Secret' Seattle Concert

Reunited '80s cult metal outfit SANCTUARY, which features in its ranks current NEVERMORE frontman Warrel Dane and bassist Jim Sheppard, performed a "secret" concert this past Tuesday night (September 13) at Studio Seven in Seattle. Fan-filmed video footage of the show can be seen below. SANCTUARY recently tapped Brad Hull (FORCED ENTRY) to play second ...

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SANCTUARY Performs In Seattle; Video Available

Reunited '80s cult metal outfit SANCTUARY, which features in its ranks current NEVERMORE frontman Warrel Dane and bassist Jim Sheppard, performed this past Tuesday night (September 13) at Studio Seven in Seattle. Fan-filmed video footage of the concert can be seen below. SANCTUARY recently tapped Brad Hull (FORCED ENTRY) to play second guitar for the ...

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WILLIAM SHATNER Talks Heavy Metal, Working With ZAKK WYLDE In New Interview

Legendary actor William Shatner spoke to U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine about his new space-themed concept album entitled "Seeking Major Tom", which is scheduled for release on October 11 via the Los Angeles-based label Cleopatra Records. Comprised of 19 "interpretations" of classic intergalactic rock anthems, the release features guest appearances by Ritchie Blackmore (RAINBOW, ...

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WILLIAM SHATNER's Version Of 'Iron Man' Featuring ZAKK WYLDE Available For Streaming

Legendary actor William Shatner will release his new space-themed concept album entitled "Seeking Major Tom" on October 11 via the Los Angeles-based label Cleopatra Records. Comprised of 19 "interpretations" of classic intergalactic rock anthems, the release features guest appearances by Ritchie Blackmore (RAINBOW, DEEP PURPLE), Ian Paice (DEEP PURPLE), Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, OZZY ...

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AEROSMITH: Video Footage Of New Studio Jam Posted Online

A new video of an AEROSMITH studio jam has surfaced, with guitarist Brad Whitford laying down some riffs and vocalist Steven Tyler joining in, while drummer Joey Kramer keeps the backbeat locked in place. Check it out below. AEROSMITH entered guitarist Joe Perry's home studio (The Boneyard) in suburban Boston and the Pandora's Box (the ...

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SANCTUARY Recruits Former FORCED ENTRY Guitarist For Upcoming Shows

Reunited '80s cult metal outfit SANCTUARY, which features in its ranks current NEVERMORE frontman Warrel Dane and bassist Jim Sheppard, has tapped Brad Hull (FORCED ENTRY) to play second guitar for the band. Hull and Shannon Sharp, one of the moderators at Metalguitarist.org, were the top picks for the position. Brad, having previously toured with ...

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New BOSTON Album Is '85% Complete'

BOSTON's publicist, Gail Parenteau, has released the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET regarding Michael Sweet's (STRYPER) departure from the group: "We truly enjoyed having Michael Sweet sing and play guitar on stage for the 2008 BOSTON tour along with Tommy DeCarlo, who was the lead vocalist replacing Brad Delp. However, Michael has not been involved in ...

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AEROSMITH Frontman Makes Surprise Appearance At Scituate's 'Heritage Days' (Video)

According to PatriotLedger.com, AEROSMITH frontman Steven Tyler joined the JAMES MONTGOMERY BLUES BAND and AEROSMITH guitarist Brad Whitford on stage yesterday (Sunday, August 7) for a special half-hour performance during Scituate, Massachusetts' annual "Heritage Days" celebration. He returned to the stage later in the evening to perform with THE FAMILY STONE. "Nobody knew ...

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MELIAH RAGE: New Album Details Revealed

Boston power/thrash veterans MELIAH RAGE will release their seventh full-length studio album (or eighth, if you also count the "Unfinished Business" CD), "Dead To The World", on July 28 via Italy's Metal On Metal Records. The CD's cover artwork was created by Jowita Kaminska, who previously worked with EXODUS ("Tempo Of The Damned"), WITCHBURNER ("Final ...

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AC/DC Makes FORBES Magazine's List Of Highest-Paid Musicians

Anglo-Australian hard rockers AC/DC have made Forbes magazine's new list of the 25 highest-paid musicians. According to Forbes, the numbers encompass all pretax income earned from May 2010 to May 2011, before subtracting agent and manager fees. The totals were compiled with the help of data from Pollstar, RIAA and others, as well as interviews ...

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