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DOKKEN Performs At Rainbow's 40th-Anniversary Party (Video)

Video footage of DOKKEN's performance of the classic song "Just Got Lucky" at Rainbow Bar and Grill's 40th-anniversary party this past Sunday, April 15 in West Hollywood, California can be seen below. Frontman Don Dokken was joined for the brief set by Sean McNabb (DOKKEN, QUIET RIOT, GREAT WHITE) on bass, Jon Levin (DOKKEN) on ...

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MACHINE HEAD Guitarist Jams With BUTLERS In California (Photos)

MACHINE HEAD guitarist Phil Demmel joined BUTLERS — San Francisco Bay Area's favorite cover band — on stage this past Saturday, January 7 at Pine Street in Livermore, California to perform two songs: JUDAS PRIEST's version of the FLEETWOOD MAC classic "The Green Manalishi (With The Two Prong Crown)" and UFO's "Shoot Shoot". Photos of ...

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Former JETBOY Singer Co-Hosts Radio Podcast

Since departing the legendary glam rock group JETBOY late last year, citing irreconcilable differences, lead singer Mickey Finn has kept busy with his new band COLD BLUE REBELS. The psychobilly outfit continues to tour relentlessly in support of its new full-length album, "Blood Guts and Rock 'n' Roll", which was released in January through Jon ...

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JETBOY Song Featured In 'How Do You Know' Motion Picture

Sony Pictures has selected JETBOY's "Perfectly Wrong" from the band's 2010 release, "Off Your Rocker", for inclusion in the major motion picture "How Do You Know", starring Reese Witherspoon, Jack Nicholson, Owen Wilson and Jack Rudd. The James L. Brooks romantic comedy "How Do You Know" will arrive on Blu-ray Disc and DVD on March ...

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JETBOY: Footage From European Tour Available

JETBOY's European tour is underway, and new vocalist Dustin "DK" Revelle is being embraced by fans in a major way. Judging from the posts on the band's Facebook page, the European audiences have not been disappointed, and ticket sales for upcoming shows are brisk. Below is a photo of the band at the Eiffel Tower, ...

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JETBOY Recruits Former BEGGARS BALL Singer For European Tour

The remaining members of the veteran glam rock act JETBOY have released the following statement regarding the departure of their original vocalist, Mickey Finn, and their future plans: "Parting ways with a family member is never easy, and believe us, it was a bitter pill to swallow. "When Mickey made his plans known that he ...

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JETBOY Singer Quits, Says Band Should Change Its Name

Mickey Finn, original vocalist for JETBOY, has officially announced his departure from the band. The split took place mid-September when Finn revealed he would not be able to take part in a planned European tour. JETBOY has chosen to continue without Finn and the European tour will take place November 12 through mid-December. Commented Finn: ...

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COLD BLUE REBELS Completes Work On Debut Album

COLD BLUE REBELS, the band featuring vocalist Mickey Finn of JETBOY alongside Joe Normal (guitar) and Danny Dangerous (bass) of ZEROS plus former GLAMOUR PUNKS skins basher Spazz Draztik on the drums, has completed work on its debut album, "Blood, Guts, n' Rock & Roll", for a January 11, 2011 release via Horror High, LLC. ...

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DAVE LOMBARDO, NEIL TURBIN To Perform At Tonight's 'Metal Revolution For Iran' Event

Los Angeles-based experimental post-hardcore triumvirate PHILM — featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), guitarist/vocalist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE), and bassist Pancho Tomaselli (WAR) — JETBOY and DEATHRIDERS, the California-based band featuring former ANTHRAX frontman Neil Turbin, will perform at tonight's (Tuesday, September 21) "Metal Revolution For Iran" event at the Aura nightclub in Studio City, California. ...

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JETBOY Interviewed On 'Heavy Metal Mayhem'

California glam-rock veterans JETBOY were interviewed on this past Sunday's (May 9) edition of the "Heavy Metal Mayhem" radio show with Mike "The Big Cheese". You can now listen to the program using the audio player below. Twenty years after the release of the highly acclaimed "Damnednation", JETBOY's latest EP, "Off Your Rocker", was made ...

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JETBOY Guitarist Interviewed On 'All Hail Hair' Radio Show

Guitarist Billy Rowe of California glam-rock veterans JETBOY was recently interviewed on the "All Hail Hair" radio show with host Bob Carroll as part of a two-hour special on the band. The program, which can be streamed using the audio player below, featured music spanning the group's last twenty-five years, including everything from JETBOY's earliest ...

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JETBOY: More 'Off Your Rocker' EP Details Revealed

Twenty years after the release of the highly acclaimed "Damnednation", California glam-rock veterans JETBOY have completed work on their most recent project, "Off Your Rocker", due on March 2, 2010 via iTunes and Amazon.com. Best described as a blend of edgy rock and roll with a traditional, blues-based influence, "Off Your Rocker" is the perfect ...

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JETBOY: 'Off Your Rocker' EP Teaser Available

Veteran glam rockers JETBOY have released a teaser video for their upcoming six-song EP, "Off Your Rocker", due on March 2 via iTunes. Reality Check TV shot the in-studio recording sessions that form the basis of the teaser, which contains preview clips of the first original material in 20 years from the reunited glam-rock pioneers. ...

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BANG TANGO, TRIXTER, WINGER Confirmed For M3 ROCK FESTIVAL

BANG TANGO, TRIXTER and WINGER have been confirmed for this year's M3 Rock Festival, set to take place Saturday, June 19 at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: BLACK MAMBOOZA CINDERELLA DIZZY REED JETBOY KIX L.A. GUNS NELSON SCORPIONS TRIXTER VINCE NEIL WARRANT WINGER Z02 More acts ...

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SCORPIONS Confirmed For M3 ROCK FESTIVAL

German hard rock veterans SCORPIONS have been confirmed for this year's M3 Rock Festival, set to take place Saturday, June 19 at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: CINDERELLA JETBOY KIX L.A. GUNS NELSON SCORPIONS VINCE NEIL WARRANT More acts will be announced soon.

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CINDERELLA, JETBOY Confirmed For M3 ROCK FESTIVAL

CINDERELLA and JETBOY have been confirmed for this year's M3 Rock Festival, set to take place Saturday, June 19 at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland. Also scheduled to appear are MÖTLEY CRÜE singer Vince Neil, WARRANT and KIX. More acts will be announced soon.

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JETBOY 'Vigorously Searching' For New Bass Player, Percussionist

Veteran glam rockers JETBOY are vigorously searching for a new bass player and percussionist to replace the recently departed Michael Butler and Doug Hovan. The band has no intention of taking these departures lightly, and is totally focused on the task at hand which is moving ahead in a professional manner. JETBOY has contractual obligations ...

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JETBOY Issues Statement On Recent Musician Departures

Veteran glam rockers JETBOY have released the following statement: "It is with regret that JETBOY announces the departure of both Doug Hovan (percussion) and Michael Butler (bass) from the band's lineup. "Following the completion of the band's most recent EP, 'Off Your Rocker', and its pending release, the band entered a phase of intense introspection ...

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JETBOY Bassist Fired During 'Good Clean Fun' Podcast; Audio Available

JETBOY guitarist Fernie Rod apparently fired the band's bassist, Michael Butler (ex-EXODUS), this past Tuesday (November 3) during one of the podcasts Butler hosts — "Good Clean Fun". This came a day after JETBOY's drummer Doug Hovan reportedly quit the band following an argument over an apparent hierarchy between the founding members and the newer ...

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JETBOY Completes Work On New EP

Veteran glam rockers JETBOY have completed recording an EP of their first original material in 20 years, and are currently negotiating for its release later this year. In addition, a rock documentary film on the band is in the preliminary stages of being shot by Reality Check TV, which also produced the "mini-doc" included in ...

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ANVIL CHORUS: Video Footage Of 'Terminator' Performance Available

Influential '80s progressive NWOSFHM (New Wave of San Francisco Heavy Metal) band ANVIL CHORUS performed at the resurrection of Terminator, once San Francisco's "rockingest" weekly dance club, on July 17, 2009. Video footage of the performance and interview clips with several musicians who attended the event — including current and former members of EXODUS and ...

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JETBOY Guitarist BILLY ROWE Interviewed; Audio Available

Japan's "Metal Moment" podcast recently conducted an interview with guitarist and founding member Billy Rowe of California rockers JETBOY. The chat is now available for streaming below. JETBOY last year announced the addition of drummer Doug Hovan to the group's ranks. Hovan replaced Jeff Moscone, who left the band to focus on a host of ...

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