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SEVEN To Release 'Shattered' Album In September

Melodic rockers SEVEN will release their new album, "Shattered", on September 23 via Escape Music. The roots of SEVEN can be traced back to the late '80s/early '90s in South Africa, of all places. At the time, Keith McFarlane and the brothers Simon and John LeFevre were in a band called FACE TO FACE, while ...

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VIXEN Singer JANET GARDNER Ties The Knot

VIXEN singer Janet Gardner has married Justin James, a musician who most recently played bass for TYKETTO on the Monsters Of Rock cruise. Gardner was previously married to Andy Katz, whom she met during the recording of VIXEN's third album, 1998's "Tangerine", which he co-engineered. Janet and Andy have one son, Ryan, who was born ...

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Video: VIXEN Performs At Minnesota's HALFWAY JAM

Fan-filmed video footage of VIXEN's July 26 performance at Halfway Jam in Royalton, Minnesota can be seen below. Bassist Share Ross, singer Janet Gardner and drummer Roxy Petrucci are honoring their friend and bandmate, guitarist and founder of VIXEN, Jan Kuehnemund, by performing as VIXEN. The band was committed to reunite in 2012 but Kuehnemund's ...

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VIXEN Bassist SHARE ROSS Joins JOE ELLIOTT's DOWN 'N' OUTZ

VIXEN bassist Share Ross has joined DOWN 'N' OUTZ, the project fronted by DEF LEPPARD's lead singer Joe Elliott, and featuring tracks connected to MOTT THE HOOPLE. DOWN 'N' OUTZ was born in 2009 when MOTT THE HOOPLE reformed and asked longtime friend and fan Elliott to get involved. Joe formed the DOWN 'N' OUTZ ...

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'The Big Book Of Hair Metal' Due In August

Voyageur Press has set an August 15 release date for "The Big Book Of Hair Metal: The Illustrated Oral History Of Heavy Metal's Debauched Decade". In this ultimate guide to the subgenre, acclaimed heavy-metal journalist Martin Popoff examines hair metal in an all-encompassing oral history jacked up by a kaleidoscope of outrageous and previously unpublished ...

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ADRENALINE RUSH: 'Change' Video Released

"Change", the new video from ADRENALINE RUSH, the Swedish hard rock band fronted by "one of the most talented and hottest chicks in today's hard rock scene," Tåve Wanning (formerly of the teen-pop duo PEACHES), can be seen below. The song is taken from the group's self-titled debut album, which will ne released on August ...

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VIXEN: Fan-Filmed Footage Of MONSTERS OF ROCK Performance

Video footage of VIXEN's performance aboard the Monsters Of Rock cruise, which departed from Miami, Florida on March 29, can be seen below. Bassist Share Ross, singer Janet Gardner and drummer Roxy Petrucci are honoring their friend and bandmate, guitarist and founder of VIXEN, Jan Kuehnemund, by performing as VIXEN. The band was committed to ...

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SLAYER's JEFF HANNEMAN Snubbed During GRAMMY 'In Memoriam' Tribute

Even though SLAYER guitarist Jeff Hanneman died last year from alcohol-related cirrhosis of the liver, he was excluded from the list of faces and names showcased during Grammy Awards' "In Memoriam" segment last night (Sunday, January 26). Other notable hard rock and heavy metal musicians who passed away in 2013 but weren't recognized at last ...

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BOBBIE BROWN Interviewed On 'Hard Rockology' (Audio)

Actress, model, and glam rock icon Bobbie Brown was interviewed on the December 5, 2013 edition of the "Hard Rockology" show. You can now listen to the chat below. Bobbie Brown's autobiographical tell-all "Dirty Rocker Boys: Love, And Lust On The Sunset Strip", was released on November 26, 2013 via Gallery Books, an imprint of ...

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BOBBIE BROWN Interviewed On TOTALLY DRIVEN RADIO (Audio)

Totally Driven Radio, the weekly radio podcast heard live every Thursday night from 8 to 11 p.m. EST time on the Totally Driven Entertainment Radio Network, recently conducted an interview with actress, model, and glam rock icon Bobbie Brown. You can now listen to the chat below. (Note: Bobbie joins Totally Driven Radio at the ...

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Former VIXEN Members JANETSHAREROXYGINA Perform At U.K.'s FIREFEST (Video)

Fan-filmed video footage of JANETSHAREROXYGINA's (a.k.a. JSRG) October 20 performance at the Firefest at Rock City in Nottingham, England can be seen below. JANETSHAREROXYGINA is the group featuring three former members of the platinum-selling all-female '80s band VIXEN — singer Janet Gardner, drummer Roxy Petrucci and bassist Share Ross, along with guitarist Gina Stile, who ...

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VIXEN Guitarist JAN KUEHNEMUND Dies

The official Facebook page of the platinum-selling all-female '80s band VIXEN has been updated with the following message: "It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of VIXEN founder and lead guitarist, Jan Kuehnemund, who lost a fierce battle with cancer on Thursday, October 10, 2013. "Though most well known for her ...

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'Hair I Go Again' Documentary: New Trailer Posted Online

A new two-minute trailer for the forthcoming "Hair I Go Again" "documentary" can be seen below. Film synopsis: "The year was 1985. Thousands of miles away from the sonic debauchery of the Sunset Strip, a group of teenage friends shared aspirations of glam rock grandeur. Rising from the ashes of countless garage jams and taking ...

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JANETSHAREROXYGINA: Video Footage Of 'Monsters Of Rock' Cruise Performance

Fan-filmed video footage of JANETSHAREROXYGINA's (a.k.a. JSRG) performance on the Monsters Of Rock cruise, which embarked on its second voyage March 16 and returned four days later, can be seen below. JANETSHAREROXYGINA is the newly formed group featuring three former members of the platinum-selling all-female '80s band VIXEN — singer Janet Gardner, drummer Roxy Petrucci ...

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