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SPIDERS & SNAKES To Get Dramatic On The Road

Hot on the heels of the release of their eighth studio release, "Melodrama" (Corporate Punishment / Koch) Los Angeles glam icons SPIDERS & SNAKES will embark on their tour since 2002's brief West Coast "London Daze" trek. With dates sprinkled along the West Coast, the band is also looking towards the Midwest to visit a ...

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Reunited '80s Rockers HARLOW To Play This Year's ROCKLAHOMA

'80s glam band HARLOW are back together after 15 years and are planning on releasing a new record, "Now and Then", in June on Retrospect Records. Currently bassist-less, HARLOW has enlisted a few friends to lay down the bass tracks on the new record, including Steve Priest from THE SWEET and Jeff Pilson from DOKKEN, ...

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JETBOY To Attend ROCKLAHOMA Press Conference

San Francisco rockers JETBOY have confirmed that they will attend tomorrow's (Tuesday, March 4) Rocklahoma 2008 press conference at the world-famous Whisky A Go-Go. Also scheduled to appear at the event are POISON frontman Bret Michaels and the reunited WARRANT (featuring lead singer Jani Lane). XM 41 The Boneyard, the official satellite radio channel of ...

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JETBOY Performs Acoustic Set At NAMM; Video Available

San Francisco rockers JETBOY played an acoustic set at this year's winter NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) show, which was held January 17-20 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. Watch fan-filmed video footage of the performance below (courtesy of "vampvisuals"). JETBOY released "The Glam Years Movie And CD" on November 20, 2007 ...

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SPIDERS & SNAKES Making New Moves As 2007 Comes To A Close

Los Angeles glitter and glam rock heroes SPIDERS & SNAKES are celebrating the release of their new "Melodrama" album on Corporate Punishment Records (distributed by Koch Entertainment) by making a few waves to close out 2007 and kick the new year off in grand style. The band has three songs — "Friends Like You", "Shoot ...

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JETBOY To Release 'The Glam Years Movie And CD'

San Francisco rockers JETBOY will release "The Glam Years Movie And CD" on November 20 via MVD. The DVD/CD package includes a 1986 performance at the Whisky A Go-Go in West Hollywood, a slideshow photo movie through the years, plus interviews with each member from 2007. The audio disc includes 21 tracks (in chronological order) ...

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VERSAILLES RECORDS Seeking Bands For 'Skater Rock Vol. ½'

On the heels of the "Race Track Rock Vol. 1/2/3" CD, due in stores June 19, Versailles Records has announced plans for "Skater Rock Vol. ½", themed around and featuring the best in skateboarding rock and metal. The album will feature material from current/former members of EXODUS, DANGEROUS TOYS, SKID ROW, JETBOY, SALTY DOG, WATCHTOWER, ...

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San Francisco's JETBOY Reunites After 15 Years

15 years ago, San Francisco rockers JETBOY had a breakup that left many fans wondering if they'd ever see the group return to action again. But in 2005, the band was asked to headline a one-off show for the "Hollywood Rocks" audio companion box set release party at the Key Club in Los Angeles. With ...

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New AMERICAN HEARTBREAK Album To Receive European Release In October

San Francisco based rockers AMERICAN HEARTBREAK — who feature in their ranks former JETBOY guitarist Billy Rowe and former EXODUS bassist Michael Butler — have announced that their sophomore album will be released in Europe through Cargo Records on October 23. The album had previously received a North American release on April 18 through the ...

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FOO FIGHTERS Tribute Album To Feature Current/Former Members Of EXODUS, HANOI ROCKS

According to a Versailles Records press release, the label's upcoming FOO FIGHTERS tribute album, "Times Like These: A Millennium Tribute to the Foo Fighters", will feature contributions from "a diverse variety of rock and metal acts, including current/former members of THE KILLERS, EXODUS, LILLIAN AXE, JETBOY, SKINLAB, and HANOI ROCKS, among others, as well as ...

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AMERICAN HEARTBREAK Completes New Video

San Francisco-based quintet AMERICAN HEARTBREAK — co-founded by Billy Rowe, onetime guitarist for JETBOY, and featuring former EXODUS bassist Michael Butler — have posted a video for the song "The Last of the Superheroes (of the 1970s)" — the first single from their new self-titled album — at this location. The video — ...

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AMERICAN HEARTBREAK: New Album To Receive Japanese Release

San Francisco-based rockers AMERICAN HEARTBREAK have announced that their sophomore album will be released in Japan through Big M.F./ B-Gram Records on July 26. The CD had previously received a North American release on April 18 through the Century Media rock imprint Liquor & Poker Music. The Japanese release will feature two additional bonus tracks, ...

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AMERICAN HEARTBREAK To Release Sophomore Album In April

San Francisco-based quintet AMERICAN HEARTBREAK — co-founded by Billy Rowe, onetime guitarist for JETBOY, and featuring former EXODUS bassist Michael Butler — will release their eponymous second full-length album on April 18 via Liquor and Poker Music. The CD was co-produced by Rick Parker (BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB, SPACE TWINS [WEEZER guitarist Brian Bell's side ...

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TODD YOUTH'S HEARTACHES: Former DANZIG, HANOI ROCKS, GLUECIFER Members Join Forces

TODD YOUTH'S HEARTACHES , the new project featuring Todd Youth (ex-MURPHY'S LAW, D-GENERATION, DANZIG, currently with THE CHELSEA SMILES) on guitar/vocals, Sami Yaffa (ex-HANOI ROCKS, JETBOY, DEMOLITION 23, currently in NEW YORK DOLLS) on bass, and Danny Young (GLUECIFER) on drums, are scheduled to enter a Los Angeles studio later this month to begin recording ...

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W.A.S.P., DOKKEN, QUIET RIOT Featured On 'Hollywood Rocks!' Box Set

June 21, 2005 will see the release of the long-awaited and highly anticipated four-disc compilation album, "Hollywood Rocks!" through Deadline/Cleopatra Records. The audio companion to 2004's highly touted "Hollywood Rocks!" coffee table book, the box set is an eargasmic journey through the streets of the infamous Los Angeles club scene of the 1980s and early ...

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