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COURTNEY LOVE Denies Scrapping New Album

The Pulse of Radio reports: Courtney Love has posted a message at her MySpace blog denying rumors that she has scrapped the solo album she's been working on for the past three years, according to Billboard.com. Love has been writing and recording material with producer-songwriter Linda Perry, who has worked with James Blunt, Alicia Keys ...

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AEROSMITH Frontman Reportedly Checks Into Rehab

According to TMZ.com, AEROSMITH frontman Steven Tyler, 60, has checked himself into Las Encinas Hospital drug rehabilitation clinic the place Dr. Drew Pinsky practices in Pasadena, California. It's the same facility where the reality show "Celebrity Rehab" was filmed. Tyler is getting treatment for substance abuse. Tyler and AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry reportedly ...

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DEVIL'S GIFT Featuring LENNON: Debut Album Due In September

DEVIL'S GIFT, the metal project of Orlando, Florida-based singer-songwriter Lennon Murphy (who performs under the name LENNON), will release its debut album in Europe in September via an as-yet-undisclosed Universal subsidiary. A seven-week European tour in support of the album will kick off in October. DEVIL'S GIFT's video for the song "Shadow Never Ending" can ...

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TED NUGENT Ramps Up In 2008 Like Never Before

No rocker embodies the "Spirit of the Wild" more than Ted Nugent, and he's ramping up in 2008 like never before. His multi-cultural ammo: a new CD and DVD ("Sweden Rocks"), book ("Ted, White & Blue: The Nugent Manifesto"), film ("Beer For My Horses") and concert tour ("Rolling Thunder 2008 Tour"). There's also Ted's new ...

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ERIC AVERY On DAVE NAVARRO's 'Spread TV'; Video Available

Founding JANE'S ADDICTION bassist Eric Avery made a guest appearance on guitarist Dave Navarro's (THE PANIC CHANNEL, ex-JANE'S ADDICTION) online TV show on ManiaTV.com called "Spread TV" on the episode that aired April 17. Watch the program below. As previously reported, JANE'S ADDICTION will reunite with Avery at the inaugural U.S. NME Awards on April ...

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JANE'S ADDICTION Semi-Reunion In L.A.; Video Available

JANE'S ADDICTION will reunite with founding bassist Eric Avery at the inaugural U.S. NME Awards on April 23 in Los Angeles, marking the first time that the band's original lineup will be together since 1991. The quartet will be presented with the Godlike Genius Award and perform three songs at the event. Avery did not ...

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JANE'S ADDICTION To Be Honored At First U.S. NME AWARDS

Legendary Los Angeles band JANE'S ADDICTION has been voted Godlike Genius at the inaugural American installment of the NME Awards, to be held at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles on April 23 . Formed in 1985 by singer Perry Farrell, guitarist Dave Navarro, drummer Stephen Perkins and bassist Eric Avery, JANE'S ADDICTION has ...

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'Guitar Hero: Aerosmith' Trailer Available

A trailer for Guitar Hero: Aerosmith, the first game built around the legendary music of America's greatest rock 'n' roll band Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Brad Whitford, Tom Hamilton and Joey Kramer can be viewed below. According to Gaming Today, several other artists will be included in Guitar Hero: Aerosmith. Slated for release ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Recovering From Surgery

AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry is recovering in the hospital following successful total knee replacement surgery, an operation he put off for two years so that he could fulfill the band's live commitments and perform for fans. The surgery was performed last Tuesday morning (March 18) by Dr. Arnie Shiller and Perry spent a few days ...

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JACKNIFE Completes Recording New Album

Dallas, Texas-based band JACKNIFE has finished recording its new full-length album at Skyline Studios in the band's hometown for a spring/summer release. The group worked alongside Sterling Winfield and Tim "Timmy Tooth" Kimsey, who have more than 20 years of recording, mixing, producing, and engineering experience. In addition to recently engineering Vinnie Paul Abbott's HELLYEAH ...

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WARRIOR Reunites With Original Vocalist, Guitarist; Begins Work On New CD

The Los Angeles, California-based '80s classic heavy metal band WARRIOR has announced its reunion with original vocalist Parramore McCarty and guitarist Joe Floyd. The complete 2008 reunion WARRIOR lineup is as follows: Parramore McCarty (Vocals) Joe Floyd (Guitars) AC Alexander (Guitars) Rob Farr (Bass) Dave DuCey (Drums) WARRIOR is currently recording its fifth album at ...

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SLIPKNOT, LAMB OF GOD, NEVERMORE, KING'S X, WHITE LION Members Interviewed At NAMM

David Priest and Christine Herb of OnTrackMagazine.com conducted interviews with NEVERMORE's Jeff Loomis, KING's X's Doug Pinnick, WHITE LION's Troy Pattrick Farrell, SLIPKNOT's Mick Thomson, OPIATE FOR THE MASSES' Ron Underwood and LAMB OF GOD's Chris Adler during this year's NAMM show (National Association of Music Merchants), which took place January 17-20 at ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Schedules Knee Surgery

For the past two years, Joe Perry has put off much-needed knee surgery so that he could fulfill AEROSMITH's live commitments and perform for fans. During this time, the condition of his knee worsened and the pain became chronic. Last weekend (February 29 - March 1), his knee finally gave out on him after completing ...

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WHITE LION Drummer To Perform With GENE LOVES JEZEBEL

As drummer Troy Patrick Farrell awaits the release of WHITE LION's "Return Of The Pride" album in March with a spring and summer tour to follow, he will join Michael Aston and GENE LOVES JEZEBEL for a few dates in California for the "Lost '80s Live" tour. The dates are as follows: Mar. 27 - ...

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