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NIKKI SIXX Talks About 'The Heroin Diaries', MÖTLEY CRÜE Reunion

MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist and songwriter Nikki Sixx recently spoke to MTV.com about his soon-to-be-published book of journal entries, dubbed "The Heroin Diaries", which he expects to have out by Christmas. "It starts on Christmas morning 1986 with me sitting in front of a Christmas tree alone, shooting up heroin," Sixx said. "I'm sitting there thinking, ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Bassist To Appear In SALIVA Video

MÖTLEY CRÜE/BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION bassist Nikki Sixx will make a cameo appearance in the video for the new SALIVA single, "Rest in Pieces". Nikki wrote the song with James Michael a while ago and the song appeared on SALIVA's album "Back Into Your System". SALIVA frontman Josey Scott recently explained how he got to collaborate ...

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NIKKI SIXX To VINCE NEIL: 'Have Some Class'

MÖTLEY CRÜE/BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION bassist Nikki Sixx has slammed CRÜE vocalist Vince Neil over the latter's insistence on performing a set list consisting primarily of CRÜE material during his solo appearances. "I'm embarrassed that CRÜE members tour and don't stand on there [sic] own musically," Sixx wrote in the "Rock'n'Roll Diary" section of CRÜE's official ...

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TOMMY LEE To Launch Women's Underwear Line

According to the New York Post, former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee is getting into the clothing business. Lee, in New York to meet with publishers about his autobiography, "Ragz to Riches", is launching a line of women's underwear and lingerie with Immortal Entertainment CEO Happy Walters. The line, which will debut in stores next ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE's NIKKI SIXX: Be Careful What You Wish For

MÖTLEY CRÜE/BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION bassist Nikki Sixx has posted the following message to the "Rock'n'Roll Diary" section of CRÜE's official web site: "Well, they say 'Be careful what you wish for, you just might get it.' "N.Sixx clothing by Dragonfly (male and female) is in over 150 accounts. So needless to say, now it's getting ...

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DEATHRIDE's FAFARA: We Will Break New Ground In Heavy Metal Scene

California's DEATHRIDE, the new project featuring COAL CHAMBER frontman Dez Fafara, have started pre-production on their debut album, tentatively titled "Thirteen", with producer Ross Hogarth (COAL CHAMBER, MÖTLEY CRÜE, FASTER PUSSYCAT). "I'd like everybody to know that we're getting ready to break new ground in the heavy metal scene. DEATHRIDE will be the first heavy ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Bassist To Launch Clothing Line

MÖTLEY CRÜE/BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION bassist Nikki Sixx has posted the following message to the "Rock'n'Roll Diary" section of CRÜE's official web site: "Me and [wife] Donna [D'Errico] are off to Vegas for the Magic Show Monday evening. We're unveiling the NSIXX [clothing] line at the Dragonfly booth all week. We're showing both the men's and ...

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CRUEFEST 2003 Lineup Takes Shape

MÖTLEY CRÜE tribute band LIVEWIRE83, DRUG UNDER, THE MIMSIES, LOVETOYZ, THE LOVEHAMMERS, ESOVAE, SPIDERS & SNAKES, REXWAY, 13TH STEP and BLACK LAMB will be performing at The 3rd Annual CrueFest on July 12 at Whisky A Go-Go in Hollywood, California. Cruefest is an annual event established by the fans of the rock band MÖTLEY CRÜE. ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Frontman Decked By Girlfriend After Groping Strippers

MÖTLEY CRÜE frontman Vince Neil got sucker-punched by his furious girlfriend at the upscale men's club Jaguar in Las Vegas New Year's Eve — after performing with groping strippers. A witness told The National Enquirer Vince was performing and "local strippers were hanging all over him. His girlfriend wasn't happy about it. She sat there ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Bassist, Wife To Appear On 'Hollywood Squares'

MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx and wife Donna D'Errico will appear on the show "Hollywood Squares" on CBS on Monday, Feb. 10 at 8:30 p.m. Other guests include John Ritter, Amy Yasbeck, Casey Kasem, Jean Kasem, John Tesh, Connie Selleca and Martin Mull, with Dame Edna in the center square. For more information, click

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MÖTLEY CRÜE's VINCE NEIL Is Deadbeat Dad: Ex-Wife

The following article was published in the current edition of the National Enquirer: Ex-MÖTLEY CRÜE front man Vince Neil is a deadbeat dad who owes more than $20,000 in unpaid child support! That's the charge of Neil's angry ex-wife Elizabeth. She says that the washed-up rocker — who now stars on the TV reality show ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE To Re-Release Catalog, Pen More Books

MÖTLEY CRÜE have signed a deal with Universal Music Enterprises to re-release all of their albums with bonus tracks on April 1, according to Rolling Stone. They will also issue a new greatest hits album on March 4, DVD releases of "Lewd, Crued & Tattoed" and "VH1 Behind the Music: Mötley Crüe" in April and ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE's 'The Dirt': Truth Or Fiction?

MÖTLEY CRÜE's acclaimed 2001 autobiography, "The Dirt: Confessions Of The World's Most Notorious Rock Band", has been widely hailed as perhaps the greatest rock 'n' roll bio of all time — a stunningly "honest" account that sees the four members of the group openly delving into the dirtiest, squishiest and most disgusting details of the ...

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MONSTER MAGNET Frontman To Write Score For ICE CUBE's New Movie

MONSTER MAGNET frontman Dave Wyndorf has been hired to write the score for Ice Cube's next movie, "Torque". Wyndorf is currently working on the music with producer Scott Humphrey (ROB ZOMBIE, SPINESHANK, ANDREW W.K.) and former MÖTLEY CRÜE skin-basher Tommy Lee, who will play drums on some of the material. "[Tommy Lee is] a friend ...

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PENTHOUSE: TOMMY LEE Owes Us An Apology

Former Penthouse model and current "E! Wild On" correspondent Alexus Winston has issued an official statement slamming Tommy Lee for his highly outrageous behavior at the Penthouse/Tommy Lee event at New York City's B.B. King's Blues Club on Saturday evening (Jan. 18). During Lee's live performance at the venue, the former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer invited ...

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NIKKI SIXX: Back In The Studio

MÖTLEY CRÜE/BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION bassist Nikki Sixx has posted the following message in the "Rock'n'Roll Diary" section of CRÜE's official web site: "Thank you all for the kind words for my son. We forwarded most of them to him and it was nice for him to read your words. He's a great 'lil guy and ...

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BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION To Embark On West Coast Tour

BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION, the new band featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx, L.A. GUNS guitarist Tracii Guns, and former MÖTLEY CRÜE frontman John Corabi (who plays guitar in the group), are tentatively scheduled to embark on a 10-date West Coast tour at the end of February. The group, who made their live debut supporting MUDVAYNE ...

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