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MÖTLEY CRÜE Singer Pleads No Contest To Battery

A lawyer for MÖTLEY CRÜE singer Vince Neil entered a no contest plea to misdemeanor battery in an assault involving a record producer outside a Sunset Strip nightclub last year, according to the Associated Press. Neil, whose given name is Vincent Neil Wharton, was not at the hearing yesterday (April 7) in Beverly Hills, Calif. ...

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BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION Fail To Land Slot On AEROSMITH/KISS Tour

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: "As you've heard, Mr. [John] Corabi has left the building. We're all the greatest of friends and there is nothing but respect and love for each other... We each have our own journey ...

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JOHN CORABI Leaves BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE singer John Corabi has announced that he is leaving BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION — the band formed by MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx and L.A. GUNS guitarist Tracii Guns — to pursue a solo career. "It's amicable," says Corabi. "We're still friends, I am just really excited about the songs I've been writing ...

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TOMMY LEE Lands Book Publishing Deal

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee has landed a deal for his autobiography with Atria Books, the hardcover imprint of Simon & Schuster. The book, which — contrary to previous reports — will NOT carry the title "Ragz to Riches", will contain many details not included in the CRÜE's best-selling band autobiography, "The Dirt: Confessions ...

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TOMMY LEE's 'Fastlane' Appearance To Air Next Week

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee's guest-starring appearance on the Fox show "Fastlane" will air on Friday, April 4 at 8:00 p.m. PST. The episode, dubbed "Asslane", features Lee in the role of a crystal-meth kingpin whose partnership with a porn-producing distributor (model Naomi Campbell) is about to be busted up. ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Bassist To Perform With SALIVA In Hollywood

MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx will join SALIVA on stage for "a song or two" during their appearance at the House Of Blues in Hollywood, California on Friday, March 28. Sixx co-penned the new SALIVA single, "Rest in Pieces", with James Michael and made a cameo appearance in the video for the track, which is ...

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STEVEN ADLER And NIKKI SIXX Reunited!

Former GUNS N' ROSES drummer Steven Adler and MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx were recently reunited after not being in contact with one another for several years. According to The Official Steven Adler Fan Site, Steven ran into his "old buddy" Sixx "at a recent fashion expo in Las Vegas . . . The ...

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COAL CHAMBER Name Collection Of Rarities

COAL CHAMBER have set "Giving the Devil His Due (BSides)" as the title for their forthcoming collection of B-sides and rarities, due later in the year through Roadrunner Records. According to COAL CHAMBER frontman Dez Fafara, the upcoming CD "will include almost an hour of tracks consisting of B-sides used on all the digipacks ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Bassist, Wife Give Video Tour Of ZENSPA

MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx and wife Donna D'Errico (of "Baywatch" fame) recently gave a private tour to the TV show "Extra" of ZenSpa, Donna's new spa in southern California. Check out the video here. Among the services being offered by ZenSpa is the so-called "Classical Rock Massage," which is being described as ...

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BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION Drummer To Tour With OTEP

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: "There's a cool pix of me and Edward Dada (my partner) from NSixx by Dragonfly [in Rolling Stone magazine] this month. Some of the girls are wearing some of the new designs… Hot ...

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TOMMY LEE On Upcoming Autobiography: 'It Will Be A Mindblower!'

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee has promised that his upcoming autobiography, "Ragz to Riches", will contain many details not included in the CRÜE's best-selling band autobiography, "The Dirt: Confessions of the World's Most Notorious Rock Band". " 'The Dirt' was only a look into four guys' lives," Lee wrote in a posting on

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BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION To Appear On 'Rockline'

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: "On April 9th, I'll be on Rockline with some of the BRIDES. We're gonna spin a couple of our songs, so record the fuckers. I know the BRIDES site is close to being ...

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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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