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KISS Interviewed On Ontario's 'Out There'; Video Available

"Out There" host Melissa DiMarco conducted an interview with KISS backstage just before they performed at Casino Rama in Orillia Ontario, Canada earlier this week. You can watch the chat below. KISS performed at Casino Rama's 5,000-seat Entertainment Centre on July 20 and July 21. KISS is tentatively scheduled to release its new album in ...

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AEROSMITH Frontman Dumps Longtime Manager

AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry's wife has confirmed via Twitter that the band's lead singer, Steven Tyler, has left the Boston rockers' longtime handlers, HK Management, and signed a separate deal. "Steven has new management," Billie Perry wrote. "We [and] the [rest of the] band still have the honorable Howard Kaufman/Trudy Green", who have managed AEROSMITH ...

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AEROSMITH Bassist Forced To Sit Out Shows

AEROSMITH bassist Tom Hamilton will be sitting out some dates of the "Guitar Hero: Aerosmith Presents Aerosmith" tour dates with special guests ZZ TOP as he recuperates from non-invasive surgery. Filling in for Tom will be David Hull, a longtime friend of the band who played in the JOE PERRY PROJECT and who sat in ...

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AEROSMITH: Tampa Show Canceled

According to Tampa Bay Times, AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry went on "The Cowhead Show" on 102.5 The Bone Friday afternoon to confirm that the band's concert Saturday (July 10) at Tampa's Ford Amphitheatre has been cancelled, due to an unspecified injury suffered by singer Steven Tyler. "I hate to call with bad news," ...

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AEROSMITH Weekend Gigs In Doubt

The Pulse of Radio reports: AEROSMITH's next two shows, in Tampa, Florida on Saturday (July 11) and Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Monday (July 13), are both in doubt as singer Steven Tyler continues to recover from what seems to be a pulled leg muscle. Although guitarist Joe Perry posted on Twitter on Wednesday (July 8) ...

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PUNCTURE's 'Re-Aktivated' Enhanced DVD Now Available

Texas cyber-thrash band PUNCTURE has released an enhanced DVD titled "Re-Aktivated". This package compiles almost all of PUNCTURE's audio and visual output. "Re-Aktivated" DVD features: Professionally filmed video footage of the band's 2008 reunion performance with stereo sound; a brand new video for "Nailed To A Cross"; a band history with rare footage; 13 live ...

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AEROSMITH: Two More Shows Postponed

AEROSMITH postponed another two shows on its current tour — July 7 at the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek in Raleigh, North Carolina and July 9 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre Charlotte in Charlotte, North Carolina — due to an unspecified injury to singer Steven Tyler. According to Reuters, fans reported that ...

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THE M.E.M.O.R.Y. LAB: Debut Album To Be Released In September

Italy's THE M.E.M.O.R.Y. LAB will release its debut album on September 9 via the Canadian industrial/metal label D-Trash Records. THE M.E.M.O.R.Y. LAB (The Modern Expressing Machines Of Revolutionary Youth Laboratory) is the brainchild of the three-time Grammy-award-winning sound engineering guru Marc Urselli. Joining him in the project are Nicola "The Old Nick" Curri (FUNERAL ORATION) ...

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JASON NEWSTED On 107.7 FM's 'Bone Metal Zone'; Video Available

Bassist Jason Newsted (VOIVOD, METALLICA, FLOTSAM AND JETSAM) was interviewed on the "Bone Metal Zone" show with host Nikki Blakk on the San Francisco radio station 107.7 FM this past Friday (June 26). Jason talked about METALLICA, VOIVOD, ECHOBRAIN and brought in some of his own CDs to play, including those by SEPULTURA, MACHINE HEAD ...

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Former JOURNEY Singer Remembers MICHAEL JACKSON

According to Fan Asylum, former JOURNEY frontman Steve Perry was contacted by various media outlets for his thoughts on the untimely death of Michael Jackson. His comments follow below. Q: What are some of your memories of working with Michael Jackson on "We Are The World". Steve Perry: "I was originally contacted by ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Talks Next Album

John J. Moser of The Morning Call recently conducted an interview with AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. The Morning Call: I've been reading about all the delays in recording your next album. What's the story behind that, and how much frustration does it present for ...

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JASON NEWSTED To Guest On 'Bone Metal Zone' This Friday

Bassist Jason Newsted (VOIVOD, METALLICA, FLOTSAM AND JETSAM) will guest on the "Bone Metal Zone" show with host Nikki Blakk on the San Francisco radio station 107.7 FM this Friday, June 26. Jason will be bringing in some of his own CDs to play. The "Bone Metal Zone" airs every Friday night from 10:00 p.m.- ...

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Former MEGADETH Guitarist JEFF YOUNG To Release AEROSMITH Cover

The first single from former MEGADETH guitarist Jeff Young's debut solo album, "Equilibrium", is a powerful-yet-tender remake of a song from AEROSMITH's 1974 "Get Your Wings" LP, entitled "Seasons of Wither". According to a posting on Young's MySpace page, "Jeff is joined on this stripped-down rendition by one of America's true organic voices, Twinkle Schascle. ...

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