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AEROSMITH Guitarist Calls Success Of DVD 'A Miracle'

Launch Radio Networks is reportingthat the AEROSMITH DVD "You Gotta Move" was recently certified quadruple platinum, which is a bit of a shock for lead guitarist Joe Perry. It's not that he didn't believe in the project, but Perry said that he was surprised with how well the DVD turned out, since working in 5.1 ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Guitarist Talks About Upcoming Tour

MÖTLEY CRÜE guitarist Mick Mars took part in an MSN online chat Tuesday night (Feb. 1). Several excerpts from the chat follow: Q: Is there anything you can tell me about the new tour, what to expect? Mick Mars: "It's gonna be really crazy, over the top, Circus de Soleil, it's going to be loud ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist JOE PERRY: New Solo Album Details Revealed

AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry has finalized the track listing for his new solo album, entitled simply "Joe Perry", due on March 29 via Sony. Perry reportedly wrote all songs on the album except one ("Crystal Ship") and he plays all instruments on the album except drums. This will be Perry's fourth solo album, after 1980's ...

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TRAMP'S WHITE LION: Touring Lineup Revealed

According to MelodicRock.com, former WHITE LION singer Mike Tramp has announced the lineup for TRAMP'S WHITE LION, the band that will concentrate on playing nothing but WHITE LION classics. Joining Tramp in the group will be Jamie Law (guitar) from Australia, Claus Langeskov (bass) from Denmark, Troy P. Farrell (drums) from USA, and ...

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AEROSMITH Not Planning Any Public SUPER BOWL Activities

Launch Radio Networks is reporting that the members of AEROSMITH are backing their hometown New England Patriots in the Super Bowl, but don't expect to see them do anything in public. The band is in the midst of its year-long hiatus, so unlike years past, they won't be featured performers at the game. Lead guitarist ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Proud Of 'You Gotta Move' DVD

AEROSMITH lead guitarist Joe Perry recently told Launch Radio Networks that the concert material on the group's recently platinum-certified "You Gotta Move" DVD demonstrates to him and everyone else just how good a band AEROSMITH is. "It was a really good performance, and, you know, to get a performance that hangs together, very often people ...

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'Be Cool' Flick Starring AEROSMITH Singer Coming To Theaters In March

AEROSMITH frontman Steven Tyler plays himself in "Be Cool", the hotly anticipated sequel to "Get Shorty", directed by F. Gary Gray. The flick features Uma Thurman and John Travolta, along with Christina Milian, Cedric the Entertainer, Harvey Keitel, Danny DeVito, Vince Vaughn, and Andre Benjamin (better known as OUTKAST's Andre 3000). Fans at the AEROSMITH ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH: Remembering DIMEBAG DARRELL

Former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach has issued the following statement in memory of DAMAGEPLAN/ex-PANTERA guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott: "My relationship to this sick series of events goes way back, some 18 years. I joined a band from Detroit called MADAM X back in 1986 and the very first place I ever played on the ...

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METALLICA, VAN HALEN, VELVET REVOLVER Featured In GUITAR WORLD Magazine's Anniversary Issue

MediaPost.com is reporting that the 25th anniversary issue of Guitar World magazine will be on newsstands next Tuesday, December 28. The special collector's issue features what the editors are calling "the most spectacular group of guitarists ever assembled" on the cover, including Jimmy Page (LED ZEPPELIN), Joe Perry (AEROSMITH), and Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, ex-GUNS N' ...

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AEROSMITH's Revamped Fan Club Offers Whole New Experience

AEROSMITH and Paid, Inc., a cutting-edge developer of celebrity web sites and services and ecommerce software, announced today that AEROSMITH's official fan club, Aero Force One (AF1), is open to new membership again after a transition to management by Paid, Inc. and a complete restructuring to create a uniquely interactive global community that includes fans ...

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TED NUGENT, ZZ TOP To Jam At Presidential Inaugural Ball

According to Launch Radio Networks, Ted Nugent is coming to town in January for the presidential inauguration. The Motor City Madman, now a resident of Crawford, Texas — where re-elected President George W. Bush also has a ranch — will perform along with ZZ TOP at the Texas State Society Black Tie & Boots Ball ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist To Embark On Hot Sauce Tour

AEROSMITH lead guitarist Joe Perry recently released his second hot sauce creation, Mango Peach Tango, and after a successful launch a few weeks ago in Waltham, Massachusetts, the new brew is going on a Hard Rock Cafe tour. Perry and his Mango Peach Tango will appear at the Hard Rock in New York City next ...

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AEROSMITH Expand 'You Gotta Move' CD/DVD Release

Launch Radio Networks is reporting that the AEROSMITH DVD/CD combo that comes out next Tuesday (Nov. 23) has been expanded from what was originally reported last month. The DVD tracklisting for "You Gotta Move" has grown with the inclusion of never-before seen live footage of five songs — "Fever", "Livin' On The Edge", "Same Old ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Unveiling New Hot Sauce On Thursday

Launch Radio Networks is reporting that AEROSMITH lead guitarist Joe Perry will unveil his new hot sauce at Jake & Earl's Dixie Roadhouse in Waltham, Massachusetts on Thursday (November 11). It's called "Mango Peach Tango", and it's made with habanero peppers, mangos, peaches, onions, garlic, lime juice, red bell peppers, and aged red wine vinegar. ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist To Sign Copies Of Horse Book

On Saturday, November 13, AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry will be at the Barnes & Noble College Store in Boston, MA to sign copies of the new book, "People We Know, Horses We Love", written by Jill Rappaport (of the "Today Show") and Wendy Wilkinson. The book takes a unique look at well-known people and their ...

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GRAVEYARD RODEO Reunion Confirmed

Drummer Wayne "Doobie" Fabra of legendary Lousiana hardcore/metal pioneers GRAVEYARD RODEO has confirmed to NolaUnderground.com that the band have reformed and are currently rehearsing with a view towards playing a few reunion shows in the New Orleans area (as first reported here on Oct. 18). The current lineup of the group ...

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VH1's RACHEL PERRY Recalls Being Threatened By LIMP BIZKIT Frontman

In a recent interview with The-Trades.com, VH1's Rachel Perry recalled some of her most unforgettable celebrity interviews. While each interview has been a memorable experience for her, she was particularly impressed by Kid Rock's straightforward nature. "Kid Rock's pretty down to earth," she comments. "He just kind of tells it like it is. There's no ...

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