myles-kennedy in - CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, News

ALTER BRIDGE: New Album Artwork Unveiled

American rock band ALTER BRIDGE has inked a deal with Roadrunner Records for all territories except North America. The group's third album, "AB III", will be released on October 8. The CD was produced by Michael "Elvis" Baskette, who has previously worked with CHEVELLE and RATT. Commented songwriter/guitarist Mark Tremonti, "There is a real sense ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH Filming 'Beautiful Dangerous' Video

Legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) is filming a video today (Friday, August 27) for the song "Beautiful Dangerous" with guest singer Fergie (a.k.a. Stacy Ann Ferguson). Slash says, "[The] concept is twisted; Fergie's idea." "Beautiful Dangerous" comes off Slash's all-star collaborations album, simply titled "Slash", which scored the highest new entry on ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SAMMY HAGAR Opens Sammy's Beach Bar & Grill At John F. Kennedy International Airport

Sammy Hagar celebrated the grand opening of his namesake restaurant, Sammy's Beach Bar & Grill, located at John F. Kennedy International Airport's (JFK) British Airways Terminal 7. The new full-service restaurant was created by Sammy Hagar and HMSHost Corporation, the creator of engaging travel dining and shopping experiences. The opening of Sammy's Beach Bar & ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH: Video Interview Posted Online

A video interview with Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) and the singer of his solo band, Myles Kennedy (ALTER BRIDGE), conducted on June 27, 2010 at the Glastonbury festival in Glastonbury, England can be viewed below. Slash's all-star collaborations album, simply titled "Slash", scored the highest new entry on The Billboard 200 chart in ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH Plays Acoustic Show In Sydney; Photos, Report Available

According to Australia's long-running rock station Triple M, legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) played an ultra-rare acoustic show last weekend in Sydney that was filmed for Foxtel's "Max Sessions". Slash and singer Myles Kennedy (ALTER BRIDGE) performed a stripped-back seven-song set, featuring a mix of Slash's solo material and GN'R ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH To Perform At NEW YORK JETS Home Opener

Legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) will perform during a pre-game tailgate concert at the New York Jets' home opener on September 13 against the Baltimore Ravens. Slash will be joined by Myles Kennedy, Nicole Scherzinger of the PUSSYCAT DOLLS and Jason Bonham, son of the legendary LED ZEPPELIN drummer John Bonham and ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH Interviewed In Singapore

Skratch conducted an interview with Slash during the legendary VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist's recent visit to Singapore. You can now watch the chat below. Slash's all-star collaborations album, simply titled "Slash", scored the highest new entry on The Billboard 200 chart in early April, with first-week U.S. sales of around 60,000 copies. TheCD, which ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH: 'Back To Cali' Video Released

"Back To Cali", the new video from legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES), can be viewed below (courtesy of AOL's Spinner). The song comes off Slash's all-star collaborations album, simply titled "Slash", which scored the highest new entry on The Billboard 200 chart in early April, with first-week U.S. sales of around 60,000 ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH: Pro-Shot Footage Of SUMMER SONIC Performance Available

Professionally filmed video footage of Slash's (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) performance at this year's Summer Sonic festival — which was held August 7-8, 2010 in Tokyo and Osaka, Japan — can be viewed below. Also available is a video interview with the guitarist. As previously reported, bassist Tony Montana (GREAT WHITE) is filling in ...

Read more

Posted in: News

FEAR FACTORY's Tour Bus Catches Fire

The members of FEAR FACTORY and their road crew escaped safely Thursday morning (August 5) when their tour bus caught fire and burned to a crisp on the M1 motorway in Northamptonshire, England. Commented FEAR FACTORY guitarist Dino Cazares: "We just finished playing a sold-out show in Sheffield, England and we were on our way ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH: Video Footage Of Singapore Press Conference Available

Klik.TV has uploaded video footage of Slash's (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) August 2, 2010 press conference at Fort Canning Park in Singapore. Watch the clip below. As previously reported, bassist Tony Montana (GREAT WHITE) is filling in for Todd Kerns as a member of Slash's touring band during the group's Asia/Australia tour. Kerns, who ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Would GUNS N' ROSES Ever Reunite Without AXL ROSE?

LED ZEPPELIN was reportedly incredibly close to touring without singer Robert Plant, but it never happened. It's an interesting idea, though, for a band to hit the road even if their vocalist isn't interested. That might be the case for the original members of GUNS N' ROSES since Axl Rose doesn't seem too keen on ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH Interviewed At AMOEBA MUSIC In Hollywood

Legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) was interviewed by Amoeba.com on April 17, 2010 (on "Record Store Day") when he took part in signing session at Amoeba Music in Hollywood, California to celebrate the release of his first true solo album, "Slash". Watch the chat below. As previously reported, bassist Tony Montana (GREAT ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH Interviewed On FUSE ON DEMAND

Fuse On Demand, recently conducted an interview with legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) about his new self-titled solo album and working with different types of lead singers over the years. The full interview is available for the entire month of August only on Fuse On Demand. Watch a clip below. As previously ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH Taps Ex-GREAT WHITE Bassist For Upcoming Tour

Bassist Tony Montana (GREAT WHITE) will fill in for Todd Kerns as a member of Slash's (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) touring band during the group's upcoming Asia/Australia tour. Kerns, who also plays guitar and sings for SIN CITY SINNERS, underwent surgery on July 16 for a retinal detachment in his right eye and will ...

Read more

Posted in: News

'Darker' ALTER BRIDGE Album On The Way

According to The Pulse of Radio, ALTER BRIDGE's yet-to-be-titled third album is scheduled to tentatively arrive in September and will follow up 2007's "Blackbird". Lead singer Myles Kennedy told The Pulse of Radio that fans can expect a "darker" effort this time around. "There is certainly a common thread throughout the, almost the entire record," ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH Interviewed By Luxembourg's ELDORADIO

Oliver Tanson of Eldoradio, Luxembourg's "hit radio," conducted an interview with Slash when the legendary VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist played at Rockhal in Luxembourg on July 5, 2010. Watch the chat below. Slash and Fergie will perform together at the third annual Sunset Strip Music Festival in late August, where Slash is being honored ...

Read more

Posted in: News

FEAR FACTORY: 'Powershifter' Video Released

A special Internet-only video for the song "Powershifter" from Los Angeles cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY can be viewed below (courtesy of AOL's Noisecreep). Filmed in England earlier this year, the clip was created by noted English videographer Myles Dyer with assistance from producer Tom Bacon and cameraman David Bass. Presented in high definition, it captures ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH, MYLES KENNEDY Interviewed At U.K.'s WIRELESS FESTIVAL

On July 4 at this year's Wireless Festival (held in London, England's Hyde Park), Unwind TV conducted an interview with legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) and ALTER BRIDGE frontman Myles Kennedy, who also sings on Slash's album and is the vocalist for his touring band. Watch the chat below. Slash and Fergie ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH: Video Footage Of GETAWAY ROCK Press Conference Available

Legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) took part in a press conference at this year's Getaway Rock festival, which was held July 8-10 in Gävle, Sweden. Video footage of the question-and-answer session can be viewed below (courtesy of CrankItUp.se). Slash and Fergie will perform together at the third annual Sunset Strip Music Festival ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH To Perform With FERGIE At SUNSET STRIP MUSIC FESTIVAL

The third annual Sunset Strip Music Festival (SSMF), set for August 26-28, 2010, has announced 2010 honoree Slash will perform with Fergie (a.k.a. Stacy Ann Ferguson) and Myles Kennedy — two of the vocalists on Slash's self-titled album, which topped the charts as the #1 rock album and #3 on The Billboard 200 list in ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SLASH Interviewed By Italy's ROCKOL

Italy's Rockol recently conducted an interview with legendary VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash. Watch the chat below. As previously reported, Slash received the "Hard Rock Ambassador of Rock" award at this past Friday night's (July 2) annual O2 Silver Clef Awards which took place at the Hilton on Park Lane in London, England. Slash ...

Read more

Posted in: News