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TWISTED SISTER, RATT, EXTREME To Headline M3 ROCK FESTIVAL

TWISTED SISTER, RATT and EXTREME will headline the M3 Rock Festival, an East Coast '80s- and '90s-focused rock and heavy metal music event set to take place Saturday, May 30 at Columbia, Maryland's Merriweather Post Pavilion. The festival will feature two stages and 16 bands playing all their hits, 10 hours of music and a ...

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NIKKI SIXX Biography To Be Reissued With New Interviews, Bonus Sampler

In the spring of 2009, Rock 'N' Roll Books/APG Distribution will reissue "An Education in Rebellion: The Biography of Nikki Sixx" with an abridgement from 2003 through 2008, including coverage of MÖTLEY CRÜE's wildly triumphant reunion tour, Sixx's hugely successful New York Times best-seller "The Heroin Diaries", the launch of his clothing line Royal Underground, ...

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JETBOY Parts Ways With Drummer, Announces Replacement

California rockers JETBOY have announced the addition of drummer Doug Hovan to the group's ranks. Hovan will be replacing Jeff Moscone, who will be lending his youthful enthusiasm to a host of new projects. "It's never easy losing an accomplished musician like Jeff," said rhythm guitar player and co-founding member Billy Rowe. "That being said, ...

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STEPHEN PEARCY: 'Metal In America XXX-Mas Tour' Dates Announced

RATT singer Stephen Pearcy will embark on the "Metal In America XXX-Mas" tour later this fall. Along with his longtime backing band the RAT BASTARDS, Pearcy's high-energy set will cover all periods of his illustrious career — from solo material to ARCADE, and. of course, plenty of RATT classics such as "Round and Round", "Lay ...

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STEPHEN PEARCY To Hit The Road With BRITNY FOX

RATT singer Stephen Pearcy will embark on the "Metal In America XXX-Mas" tour later this fall. Along with his longtime backing band the RAT BASTARDS, Pearcy's high-energy set will cover all periods of his illustrious career — from solo material to ARCADE, and. of course, plenty of RATT classics such as "Round and Round", "Lay ...

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KIX Confirmed For ROCK THE BAYOU Festival

KIX — frontman Steve Whiteman, bassist Mark Schenker, guitarists Ronnie Younkins and Brian "Damage" Forsythe and drummer Jimmy "Chocolate" Chalfant — has been confirmed for the Rock The Bayou music bash, set to take place August 29 – September 1 on the Rock The Bayou Grounds, located between Kirby Drive and Fannin Avenue, directly south ...

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RATT's STEPHEN PEARCY To Guest On KNAC.COM's 'Wildside'

RATT frontman Stephen Pearcy will guest on Diana DeVille's KNAC.COM '80s "hair metal" specialty program "WildSide" on Saturday, July 19 at 4 p.m. PST. Pearcy has announced plans to perform live at in-store appearances in connection with his the release of his third solo album, "Under my Skin". Due on July 22 via Airline Records, ...

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STEPHEN PEARCY To Perform Live At In-Store Appearances

RATT singer Stephen Pearcy has announced plans to perform live at in-store appearances in connection with his the release of his third solo album, "Under my Skin". Due on July 22 via Airline Records, the CD finds Pearcy returning to the early RATT roots, featuring material that is positive and aggressive when needed. Pearcy plays ...

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JETBOY: More Tour Dates Announced

San Francisco rockers JETBOY, now reunited and actively touring, are this year's geadliners for the 31st annual Haight St. Fair. The band also has several warm-up dates in California before hitting the road to play shows in Texas and performing at Rocklahoma and the South Texas Rock Fest in July. Upcoming JETBOY shows: June 08 ...

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STEPHEN PEARCY: Release Date Announced For New Solo Album

RATT singer Stephen Pearcy will release his third solo album, "Under my Skin", on July 22 via Airline Records. The CD finds Pearcy returning to the early RATT roots, featuring material that is positive and aggressive when needed. Pearcy plays almost all the guitars and solos. Erik Ferentinos (RAT BASTARD, THE ANTIDIVISION lead guitarist, vocalist) ...

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SOUL Confirmed For SOUTH TEXAS ROCK FEST

Virginia-based metallers SOUL have been confirmed for the "second stage" at the first annual South Texas Rock Fest, set to take place on July 11-13 (the same weekend as the similarly themed Rocklahoma festival in Pryor, Oklahoma) at the Javelina Harley-Davidson Festival grounds in San Antonio, Texas. They will perform, for the first time, songs ...

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JETBOY: New Sacramento Concert Footage Available

Capital Chaos has posted video footage of JETBOY performing at the The Kennel Club in Sacramento, California on May 17, 2008. Also on the bill were PLEX and SUCKERPUNCH. Watch the clip below. JETBOY will perform at this year's Rocklahoma festival on July 10, 2008 at the Catch The Fever Festival Grounds, four miles north ...

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RATT, JACKYL, ACE FREHLEY Added To ROCKLAHOMA

Lynn Hernandez of Tulsa, Oklahoma's 97.5 KMOD radio station has announced that RATT, JACKYL and the "Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp" band have been confirmed for the newly added fifth-day (Wednesday, July 9) portion of this year's Rocklahoma festival. Meanwhile, original KISS guitarist Ace Frehley will play on the festival's closing day, July 13. Rocklahoma ...

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JETBOY Confirmed For SOUTH TEXAS ROCK FEST

JETBOY and ROCKARMA have been confirmed for the "second stage" at the first annual South Texas Rock Fest, set to take place on July 11-13 (the same weekend as the similarly themed Rocklahoma festival in Pryor, Oklahoma) at the Javelina Harley-Davidson Festival grounds in San Antonio, Texas. Commented the organizers: "Due to the overwhelming response ...

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ROCKLAHOMA 2008 Will Be Five-Day Event

Catch the Fever Music Festivals the organizers of the Rocklahoma festival have announced that due to the overwhelming response from members of the rock community and their fans, a fifth day (Wednesday, July 9) has been added to this year's event. Director of Operations of the Pryor Creek Music Festival Dave Giencke enthusiastically stated, "Rocklahoma ...

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STEELHEART Confirmed For ROCKLAHOMA Festival

STEELHEART has been confirmed for this year's Rocklahoma festival, which will be held July 10-13, 2008 at the Catch The Fever Festival Grounds, four miles north of Pryor, Oklahoma. TRIUMPH and EXTREME are among the bands reuniting with all or most of their original lineups for this year's festival, which will also feature sets from ...

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RHINO BUCKET Recording New Album With DIO/Ex-AC/DC Drummer

RHINO BUCKET, the Bon Scott-era AC/DC sound-alike band that recorded two albums for Warner Bros./EMI back in '90 and '92 and an independent album in '94 with former AC/DC drummer Simon Wright, is currently in the studio recording a new CD for a late summer release via Acetate Records. The group is working with producer ...

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STEPHEN PEARCY: More Tour Dates Announced

RATT singer Stephen Pearcy and his RAT BASTARDS have scheduled the following tour dates: May 01 - Cardos - Chillocothe, Ohio May 02 - Hulas - California, Maryland May 03 - Ding Batz - Clifton, New Jersey May 04 - Trailside - Factoryville, Pennsylvania May 05 - Jigsaw Saloon - Parma, Ohio May 07 - ...

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QUEENSRCHE Set For ROCKLAHOMA Festival

According to the Tulsa, Oklahoma radio station 97.5 KMOD, QUEENSRCHE has been confirmed for this year's Rocklahoma festival, which will be held July 10-13, 2008 at the Catch The Fever Festival Grounds, four miles north of Pryor, Oklahoma. TRIUMPH and EXTREME are among the bands reuniting with all or most of their original ...

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DOKKEN Confirmed For ROCKLAHOMA Festival

DOKKEN has been confirmed for this year's Rocklahoma festival, which will be held July 10-13, 2008 at the Catch The Fever Festival Grounds, four miles north of Pryor, Oklahoma. TRIUMPH and EXTREME are among the bands reuniting with all or most of their original lineups for this year's festival, which will also feature sets from ...

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STEPHEN PEARCY: Solo Dates Announced

RATT singer Stephen Pearcy and his RAT BASTARDS have scheduled the following tour dates: Apr. 26 - Salt Lake City, UT - Club Vegas Apr. 29 - Green Bay, WI - Club Toxic May 02 - California, MD - Hulas May 03 - Yonkers, NY - The Haunt May 07 - Farmingdale, NY - The ...

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