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AEROSMITH: Rosemont Concert Rescheduled

According to the Chicago Sun-Times, AEROSMITH's concert at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois has been rescheduled for September 24. On Monday, AEROSMITH backed out of a planned show that night, blaming illness. As before, JOAN JETT AND THE BLACKHEARTS will open the new date. Previously purchased tickets will be honored, and seats remain available ...

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AEROSMITH: Video Update From TOM HAMILTON Available

A new video update from AEROSMITH bassist Tom Hamilton has been posted at this location. AEROSMITH postponed last night's (Monday, September 10) concert at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois due to "illness," according to concert organizers Live Nation. AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry has told Billboard.com that the band plans to hit the ...

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PERRY FARRELL Speaks Out On At&T Censorship Of PEARL JAM

The Pulse of Radio (formerly Launch Radio Networks) reports: Lollapalooza co-founder Perry Farrell told The Pulse of Radio that it was wrong for AT&T to censor PEARL JAM singer Eddie Vedder's anti-Bush lyrics during the company's web cast of the band's performance at last month's festival in Chicago. But Farrell also said that he wouldn't ...

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AEROSMITH To Enter Studio In November

Gary Graff of Billboard.com reports: AEROSMITH plans to hit the studio on Nov. 1 to begin recording its next album — and that's about the only concrete detail guitarist Joe Perry has about it right now. "I'm not sure who the producer is gonna be or what (studio) we're gonna do it in," ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist To Honor ELVIS PRESLEY

According to CMT.com, AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry will join Toby Keith onstage Friday (Aug. 24) in Buffalo, N.Y., to tape a performance for an upcoming ABC News special commemorating the 30th anniversary of Elvis Presley's death. The footage from Keith's Big Dog Daddy tour will be featured in "Elvis: Viva Las Vegas", a ...

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AEROSMITH Drummer Planning Autobiography

According to The Boston Globe, AEROSMITH drummer Joey Kramer is working out the details on writing "Little Boy Burning", his autobiography "of sorts" for publisher Harper One. The book will cover the days of drug-fueled rock 'n' roll and afterward. Kramer recently opened the Technical store in Boston with John Nichols. Located on Newbury between ...

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OUR LAST NIGHT Signs With EPITAPH RECORDS

Epitaph Records has announced the signing of New Hampshire-based rock/hardcore/screamo group OUR LAST NIGHT. Having just begun to make a name for themselves throughout the East Coast, the group is planning to expand their horizons this spring with the release of their debut album on Epitaph. Inspired by hardcore and metal, OUR LAST NIGHT delivers ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH: 'Angel Down' Release Date, Details Revealed

Certainly one of the most electrifying performers of any decade, Sebastian Bach is set to release "Angel Down" on November 20, his first solo album in eight years. The 14-song "Angel Down" was produced by Roy Z (BRUCE DICKINSON, ROB HALFORD, JUDAS PRIEST), and recorded in July and August 2006 at Sound City Studios in ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist's Kids Schedule TAB Tour Dates

TAB — the band featuring AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry's sons Tony, 20, and Adrian, 25, alongside drummer Ben Tileston, 20 — has scheduled the following dates: Aug. 08 - Cafe du Nord - San Francisco, California Aug. 09 - The Echo - Los Angeles, California Aug. 14 - The Troubadour - Los Angeles, California Aug. ...

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DIO, GREAT WHITE Members Expected At Benefit Concert For Former KNAC DJ

Simon Wright (AC/DC, DIO), Terry Ilous (XYZ), Chris Slade (AC/DC, THE FIRM), Tony Montana (GREAT WHITE), Perry McCarty (WARRIOR, ATOMIC PLAYBOYS), Tommy Asakawa (WARRIOR) and Marco Mendoza (THIN LIZZY, WHITESNAKE) are among the expected (but not confirmed) performers at a benefit concert (to be held on July 28 at Martini Blues in Huntington Beach, California) ...

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PERRY FARRELL Welcomes New Members To SATELLITE PARTY

Former JANE'S ADDICTION frontman Perry Farrell has issued the following update on his SATELLITE PARTY project following the announcement over the weekend that ex-EXTREME guitarist Nuno Bettencourt has left the fold: "I am in San Clemente today. We are working on our live set mix at Sounden Studios. We are about to go further and ...

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AEROSMITH's BAYFEST Blast

James Reaney of The London Free Press reports: Fresh from rocking Russia, AEROSMITH touched down to shake up Bayfest and most of the known world last night. "We're going to turn it up so loud, you're going to hear our ass in Cincinnati tonight," frontman Steven Tyler promised after just two numbers 'Smithed ...

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SATELLITE PARTY: North American Tour Dates Announced

Former JANE'S ADDICTION frontman Perry Farrell's new project, the SATELLITE PARTY, will embark on a two-month North American tour in August-October. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Aug. 08 - Cleveland, OH House of Blues Aug. 10 - Toronto, ON Phoenix Concert Theater Aug. 11 - Montreal, QC Le National Aug. 12 - Boston, ...

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DIRTY LOOKS: New Album Title Revealed

Reunited '80s hard rockers DIRTY LOOKS have set "Gasoline" as the title of their comeback release, tentatively due later in the year. The CD is expected to feature guitarist/vocalist Henrik Ostergaard along with contributions from bassist Jack Pyers and lead guitarist Paul Lidel. According to Sleaze Roxx, Danish vocalist/guitarist Henrik Ostergaard formed DIRTY LOOKS in ...

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AEROSMITH: New Video Interview Available

While AEROSMITH was in Paris, singer Steven Tyler and guitarist Joe Perry sat down with France 2 in Paris-Bercy on Tuesday, June 19, 2007 for a quick interview. Check out some video of that interview here (Please note the audio is in French.) AEROSMITH returned to the U.K. for their first full live ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist To Perform At 'Concert for Diana'

AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry has been added to the list of performers who will join William and Harry in commemorating the life of their mother, Diana, Princess of Wales, with the "Concert for Diana," broadcast live from Wembley Stadium on her birthday Sunday, July 1, 2007. Perry will perform with the legendary Tom Jones. According ...

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QUEEN Guitarist Weighs In On JOURNEY Singer Changes

QUEEN guitarist Brian May has posted the following message on his web site: "I was actually moved to write a new page tonight [early hours of June 14], by thinking about our great pal, Jeff Scott Soto. Many of you have been writing to me about the shock of seeing him suddenly erased from the ...

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COURTNEY LOVE Hires 'KURT COBAIN Lookalike' For New Band

Launch Radio Networks reports: Courtney Love says she has hired several musicians for her new backing band, including one who strongly resembles her late husband, NIRVANA frontman Kurt Cobain. Love wrote at her blog, "Another (guy) I found out later models on the side...but I'll admit it, I really hired him 'cos he looks so ...

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DEAD MENS DREAMS: New Song Posted Online

DEAD MENS DREAMS, the Orlando/West Palm Beach Florida-based hard rock band featuring 5 BILLION DEAD singer Strain, RESPONSE NEGATIVE drummer Jim McCourt, STILLKEPT guitarist Claude "Zilla", and LO bassist Perry Stern, has uploaded a new track, "Stalked by the Dead", to its MySpace page. The song will be included on the band's debut ...

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