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ALTER BRIDGE: New Webisode Posted Online

A new ALTER BRIDGE webisode chronicling the events leading up to the band's April 25, 2011 performance on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" can be viewed below. ALTER BRIDGE performed the song "Isolation" on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!". The band played on Kimmel's outdoor stage, located in the heart of Hollywood, and all fans in the Los ...

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COREY TAYLOR On Failed VELVET REVOLVER Singer Bid: 'I Guess It Just Wasn't Working For SLASH'

After months of speculation that STONE SOUR/SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor was going to become the new VELVET REVOLVER singer, followed by theories about why the band never eventually pulled the trigger, VELVET guitarist Slash admitted in a recent interview that he was the main holdout against Taylor getting the gig. Slash confirmed to Vorterix.com that ...

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ALTER BRIDGE Performs On 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' (Video)

ALTER BRIDGE performed the song "Isolation" on last night's (Monday, April 25) edition of ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!". The band played on Kimmel's outdoor stage, located in the heart of Hollywood, and all fans in the Los Angeles area were invited to the performance. Check out video footage of the band's appearance below. "Isolation" was ...

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SLASH On COREY TAYLOR Singing For VELVET REVOLVER: 'It Just Didn't Seem To Fit Right To Me'

Vorterix.com conducted an interview with Slash when the legendary VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist performed in Buenos Aires, Argentina last week. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow. On the current status of VELVET REVOLVER: Slash: "What happens is with VELVET REVOLVER, when we parted ways with [singer] Scott Weiland, ...

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ALTER BRIDGE: Limited-Edition Concert USBs Available

Abbey Road Live will be doing high-quality multi-track recordings of many of the upcoming ALTER BRIDGE shows, which will then be loaded onto USB drives for you! These are custom USBs shaped like the Tremonti SE guitar, that will not only be loaded with the show of your choice — available to take home THAT ...

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SLASH, MYLES KENNEDY: Caracas Press Conference Footage Available

Legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, ex-GUNS N' ROSES) and the singer of his solo band, Myles Kennedy (ALTER BRIDGE), took part in a press conference on March 30 in Caracas, Venezuela, a one day before their performance at the city's Anfiteatro Sambil. You can now watch video footage from the question-and-answer session below. Slash's setlist ...

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VISION OF DISORDER To Enter Studio In May

New York hardcore-metallists VISION OF DISORDER (a.k.a. V.O.D.) are planning to enter the studio in May to begin recording their first album in a decade. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Hard Times", "Annihilator" and "Be Up On It". "The songs are what you would expect from V.O.D. — very aggressive and melodic," ...

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SLASH: Mexico City Press Conference Footage

Legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, ex-GUNS N' ROSES) took part in a press conference prior to his March 28, 2011 performance at José Cuervo Salón in Mexico City, Mexico. You can now watch video footage from the question-and-answer session below. Although ALTER BRIDGE vocalist Myles Kennedy sang just two tracks on Slash's self-titled solo debut, ...

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SLASH: Quality Hong Kong Footage Available

Quality video footage of Slash's March 22, 2011 performance in Hong Kong can be viewed below. 01. Ghost 02. Mean Bone (SLASH'S SNAKEPIT cover) 03. Nightrain (GUNS N' ROSES cover) 04. Rocket Queen (GUNS N' ROSES cover) 05. Civil War (GUNS N' ROSES cover) 06. Back From Cali 07. Starlight 08. Nothing To Say 09. ...

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SLASH Interviewed By Australia's HIT LIST TV (Video)

VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash was interviewed by Hit List TV during his tour of Australia as part of the Soundwave festival. You can now watch the chat below. Slash's all-star collaborations album, simply titled "Slash", was certified platinum by the Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA) for sales in excess of 70,000 copies. A ...

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SLASH Interviewed By VEGAS ROCKS! TV (Video)

Vegas Rocks! TV conducted an interview with Slash when the legendary VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist played at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on January 28, 2011 as the support act for Ozzy Osbourne. You can now watch the chat below. Although ALTER BRIDGE vocalist Myles Kennedy sang just two tracks on ...

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SLASH: Remaining Japanese Dates Canceled

Legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, ex-GUNS N' ROSES) has been forced to cancel the remaining dates on his Japanese tour following the 8.9-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami that shook Japan early Friday morning and left more than a thousand killed and many more missing. Commented Slash: "It's logistically not possible for us to do the ...

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SLASH: Bangkok Press Conference Footage Available

Video footage of legendary guitarist Slash's (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) March 10, 2011 press conference in Bangkok, Thailand prior to his appearance at the city's at the Impact Exhibition, Hall 2 can be viewed below. Although ALTER BRIDGE vocalist Myles Kennedy sang just two tracks on Slash's self-titled solo debut, Slash recently confirmed that ...

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WOLFMOTHER Singer Joins SLASH On Stage In Brisbane (Video)

Andrew Stockdale of WOLFMOTHER joined Slash on stage last night (Wednesday, March 2) at The Tivoli in Brisbane, Australia during the VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist's only sideshow from his Soundwave 2011 festival appearance to perform the song "By The Sword". Fan-filmed video footage of the performance can be viewed below. Slash's setlist was as ...

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SLASH's Solo Album Certified Platinum In Australia

VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash's all-star collaborations album, simply titled "Slash", was certified platinum by the Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA) for sales in excess of 70,000 copies. A plaque commemorating the achievement was presented to Slash by Sony on Monday (February 28) during his tour of the country as part of the Soundwave ...

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AEROSMITH, DEEP PURPLE, ALTER BRIDGE Members To Guest On TOMMY BOLIN Tribute Album

Myles Kennedy (ALTER BRIDGE, SLASH), Brad Whitford (AEROSMITH), Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH, BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION), Joe Bonnamassa (BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION) and Steve Morse (DEEP PURPLE) are among the musicians who will appear on the forthcoming tribute album to late DEEP PURPLE guitarist Tommy Bolin. Journalist and "Touched by Magic: The Tommy Bolin Story" ...

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ALTER BRIDGE To Perform On 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

ALTER BRIDGE has been confirmed to appear on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" on April 25. The band will perform on Kimmel's outdoor stage, located in the heart of Hollywood, and all fans in the Los Angeles area are invited to the performance. Fans will be able to register for free tickets to the performance next ...

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ALTER BRIDGE Drummer Interviewed In Milan (Video)

Italian web site SpazioRock.it conducted an interview with drummer Scott Phillips (ALTER BRIDGE, CREED) before ALTER BRIDGE's December 1, 2011 concert in Milan, Italy. You can now watch the chat below. ALTER BRIDGE's 2008 concert DVD, "Live From Amsterdam", was released on Blu-ray disc on January 11. Since the original was the band's ...

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LEMMY On Living In L.A., Studying History

Gustavo Turner of LA Weekly recently conducted an interview with MOTÖRHEAD frontman and rock icon Lemmy Kilmister. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. LA Weekly: How long have you been in L.A.? Lemmy: 20 years now. LA Weekly: What made you come to L.A.? Lemmy: Well, there's the music scene, ...

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CARMINE APPICE Recovering From Rotator Cuff Surgery

Vintage Rock conducted an interview with legendary drummer Carmine Appice (OZZY OSBOURNE, VANILLA FUDGE, BLUE MURDER) on Friday (January 14) at the Anvil Cases booth at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California during the 2011 NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, a massive music-products convention that runs through Sunday. During the chat, Appice, ...

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