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AEROSMITH Members Discuss 'Rocks' Album On 'In The Studio' (Audio)

If there's one band that personifies rock, it's gotta be AEROSMITH. This week North American syndicated rock radio show "In The Studio" celebrates the 35th anniversary of AEROSMITH's "Rocks". Show producer/host Redbeard speaks to Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Brad Whitford, Tom Hamilton and Joey Kramer about what life in AEROSMITH was like, the good, the ...

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JIMMY PAGE Interviewed At IVOR NOVELLO AWARDS (Video)

Absolute Radio 's Tania Snuggs conducted an interview with LED ZEPPELIN guitarist Jimmy Page at the most prestigious British music awards, Ivor Novello Awards, on May 19 in London, England. You can now watch the chat below. Publisher's Marketplace announced earlier in the month that "Light & Shade: Conversations With Jimmy Page", by Guitar World ...

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AEROSMITH's JOE PERRY Explains 'American Idol' Non-Appearance

AEROSMITH will not perform on the season finale of "American Idol" despite singer Steven Tyler's insistence to the contrary. Tyler, who is one of the judges on the current season of "Idol", told Billboard.com that he will reunite with his bandmates May 25, the grand finale of this season's Fox TV singing contest. "Oh, yeah, ...

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'Conversations With Jimmy Page' Book Sold At Auction

According to Publisher's Marketplace, "Light & Shade: Conversations With Jimmy Page", by Guitar World editor-in-chief Brad Tolinski, went to Crown at auction in a "significant deal." Using the Publisher's Marketplace "deal key," a "significant deal" is a book deal that garners $251,000 - $499,000. Following are quotes from Jimmy Page as told to Brad Tolinski ...

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VICIOUS RUMORS: 'Murderball' Video Released

"Murderball", the new video from San Francisco Bay Area metal veterans VICIOUS RUMORS, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's new album, "Razorback Killers", which was released in Europe on March 28 (except in Germany, where it arrived three days earlier) and in the U.S. on April 5 via SPV/Steamhammer. Vocalist Brian ...

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AEROSMITH's BRAD WHITFORD Performs On 'Lopez Tonight' (Video)

AEROSMITH guitarist Brad Whitford appeared on last night's (Monday, May 9) edition of "Lopez Tonight", comedian George Lopez's talk show on TBS. In the clip below, Grammy Award winner Johnny Lang performs Jimi Hendrix's classic version of Bob Dylan's "All Along the Watchtower" with the all-star EXPERIENCE HENDRIX band, including Whitford, Scott Nelson (KENNY WAYNE ...

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WILLIAM SHATNER Talks Metal At REVOLVER GOLDEN GODS AWARDS (Video)

BareBonesMusic.com conducted a short interview with legendary actor William Shatner on the "black carpet" of the third annual Revolver Golden Gods Awards, which was held on April 20 at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, California. You can now watch the chat below. Shatner was presented with the Honorary Headbanger Award at the Revolver Golden Gods ...

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MELIAH RAGE Signs With METAL ON METAL RECORDS

Metal On Metal Records has announced the signing of the Boston power/thrash veterans MELIAH RAGE. The band is currently putting the finishing touches on its seventh studio album, entitled "Dead To The World", for a July release to coincide with the band's first in 21 years visit in Europe. Commented MELIAH RAGE: "It's official — ...

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ZAKK WYLDE, RITCHIE BLACKMORE, MICHAEL SCHENKER On WILLIAM SHATNER Album; Details Revealed

Los Angeles-based Cleopatra Records has inked legendary actor William Shatner to a worldwide recording deal for a space-themed concept album entitled "Searching For Major Tom" (formerly "Seeking Major Tom"), to be released later this year. Comprised of 19 "interpretations" of classic intergalactic rock anthems, the release features guest appearances by Ritchie Blackmore (RAINBOW, DEEP PURPLE), ...

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Y&T's DAVE MENIKETTI Interviewed On California's 95.5 KLOS (Video)

Earlier this month, Stew Herrera of the Southern California rock station 95.5 KLOS conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Dave Meniketti of California rock veterans Y&T. You can now watch the chat below. Y&T has officially announced the addition of bassist Brad Lang to the group's ranks. Those who have witnessed Brad's infectious energy on stages ...

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Y&T Announces New Bassist

California rock veterans Y&T have officially announced the addition of bassist Brad Lang to the group's ranks. Those who have witnessed Brad's infectious energy on stages around the world during last year's "Facemelter" tour — as he so graciously subbed for late Y&T bassist Phil Kennemore — know how much he brings to the band. ...

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MELIAH RAGE: 'Halo Of Flies' Video Released

Veteran Massachusetts metallers MELIAH RAGE have released a video for their cover version of "Halo Of Flies", originally recorded by ALICE COOPER on the legendary rocker's 1971 album "Killer". MELIAH RAGE reunited with singer Paul Souza this past winter to lay down the track to be used as a bonus cut on the remixed version ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist To Appear On A&E's 'Storage Wars'

AEROSMITH guitarist Brad Whitford will appear in an upcoming episode of A&E's "Storage Wars". In the episode, Brad's friend wins a storage unit, which he finds a couple vintage guitars in. To get some expertise and to find out what they are worth, he goes to Brad. Brad sheds light on the worth of the ...

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VICIOUS RUMORS: New Song Available For Streaming

"Pearl Of Wisdom", a brand new song from veteran California power metallers VICIOUS RUMORS, can be streamed using the audio player below. The track comes off the band's new album, "Razorback Killers", which will be released in Europe on March 28 (except in Germany, where it will arrive three days earlier) and in the U.S. ...

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'Experience Hendrix' Spring Tour Dates Announced

The 2011 edition of the Experience Hendrix concert tour, presented by Fender guitars, launches in May with an all-star lineup of musical greats paying homage to the abiding genius of Jimi Hendrix. This year's tour will include performances by Billy Cox, Steve Vai, Robert Randolph, Jonny Lang, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, David Hidalgo and Cesar Rosas ...

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