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AEROSMITH, CHEAP TRICK Members Pay Tribute To American Football

World Entertainment News Network is reporting that AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry, CHEAP TRICK star Rick Nielsen and members of BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's E STREET BAND have formed a supergroup with country maverick Hank Williams Jr. to pay tribute to American football. The unnamed group, which also features fiddler CHARLIE DANIELS and THE ROOTS star ?uestlove, has ...

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NONPOINT Set To Shine In 'Miami Vice' The Movie

South Florida's NONPOINT and their cover of the PHIL COLLINS hit "In the Air Tonight" will serve as the featured track for four time Oscar nominee Michael Mann's big-screen adaptation of "Miami Vice". It will not only be featured in the Jamie Foxx/Colin Farrell movie but will also serve as the lead single from the ...

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AEROSMITH Not Retiring Anytime Soon

Launch Radio Networks reports: AEROSMITH is still going strong more than 30 years into their career, and they have no plans to stop anytime soon. The band took part in a national radio call-in show last night (Thursday, June 22), and lead singer Steven Tyler said, "What else are we gonna do? When (lead guitarist) ...

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GAMMACIDE To Celebrate 20th Anniversary With Texas Tour

This summer, legendary Texas thrashers GAMMACIDE will mark their 20th year of existence by spreading their highly toxic brand of metal throughout their home state. Those in attendance can expect 100 percent old-school thrash metal mayhem, featuring classic cuts from their 1990 release "Victims of Science" as well as a preview of brand new GAMMACIDE ...

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PERRY FARRELL's SATELLITE PARTY Sign With COLUMBIA

Billboard.com is reporting that Perry Farrell's new band SATELLITE PARTY has signed with Columbia, which will release the group's self-titled debut album later this year. The project boasts guest appearances by RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS members Flea and John Frusciante, plus NEW ORDER bassist Peter Hook. The group also features former EXTREME guitarist ...

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GUNS N' ROSES Planning More U.S. Dates In September

Axl Rose had an all-star audience turn out for his GUNS N' ROSES New York shows last week, according to a press release. Famous faces in the crowd included Matthew Perry, Mickey Rourke, Drea De Matteo, Lenny Kravitz, Jamie Lynn Sigler, Fred Durst, Sebastian Bach, Ethan Hawke, Jay Z, Jimmy Fallon, Maxwell and Sean Penn. ...

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PERRY FARRELL Planning Summer Arrival For New Band

Launch Radio Networks reports: Ex-JANE'S ADDICTION frontman Perry Farrell is hoping to release the debut album from his new band, SATELLITE PARTY, this summer, according to Billboard.com. The self-titled disc will feature guest appearances from RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS bassist Flea and guitarist John Frusciante, as well as BLACK EYED PEAS vocalist Fergie, NEW ORDER ...

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VIO-LENCE Complete Work On 'Blood And Dirt' DVD

Legendary San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal band VIO-LENCE have completed work on their two-disc DVD, "Blood and Dirt", tentatively due later in the year via Megaforce. Produced and directed by Jerry Allen of Metallian Productions, "Blood and Dirt" is over three and a half hours long and contains "a ton of live footage spanning ...

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Photos Of Road Accident Involving Ex-Members Of QUIET RIOT, LOVE/HATE Posted Online

Several photos of this past Sunday's (April 9) road accident scene in Danvers, Massachusetts involving members of HOOKERS 'N' BLOW — the band featuring GUNS N' ROSES keyboardist Dizzy Reed, guitarist Alex Grossi (ex-QUIET RIOT, BEAUTIFUL CREATURES), drummer Troy Patrick Farrell (WHITE LION), and bassist Scottie Griffin (LIARS AND CHEATS) — have been posted online ...

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Ex-QUIET RIOT, LOVE/HATE Members Involved In Road Accident

Several members of HOOKERS 'N' BLOW — the band featuring GUNS N' ROSES keyboardist Dizzy Reed, guitarist Alex Grossi (ex-QUIET RIOT, BEAUTIFUL CREATURES), drummer Troy Patrick Farrell (WHITE LION), and bassist Scottie Griffin (LIARS AND CHEATS) — were involved in a road accident over the weekend. Grossi and Griffin suffered rib injuries, while singer Jizzy ...

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Original EXTREME To Reunite For New England Dates In June

Boston radio station WAAF has announced that original EXTREME members Gary Cherone (vocals, ex-VAN HALEN), Nuno Bettencourt (guitar), Paul Geary (drums), and Pat Badger (bass) will be reuniting for a show at the Bank of America Pavilion (formerly Fleet Pavilion) in Boston on Friday, June 30. Tickets will go on sale on Saturday, April 15 ...

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AEROSMITH Frontman To Undergo Surgery; Band Cancel Rest Of Tour

AEROSMITH have been forced to cancel the remaining dates on the fifth leg of their "Rockin' the Joint" sold-out North American tour (which has been ongoing since October 2005) in order for lead singer Steven Tyler to have surgery. Despite AEROSMITH's desire to keep the tour going as long as possible, Tyler's doctors advised him ...

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AEROSMITH: London, Ontario Show Cancelled

The AEROSMITH/CHEAP TRICK performance scheduled for March 21 at the John Labatt Center in London, ON has been cancelled. There is no plan to reschedule the date. Refunds will be made available at the point of purchase. Since March 4, scheduled concerts in in Pensacola, FL; Lexington, KY; Manchester, NH; Hershey, PA; Wilkes-Barre, PA; East ...

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GAMMACIDE Complete Six Songs For Possible New CD

Guitarist Rick Perry of the reunited Texas thrashers GAMMACIDE has issued the following update on the band's current activities: "Many of you have asked if there are going to be any more GAMMACIDE shows. The answer is yes, we are planning to do a Texas tour this summer including one show in the Dallas/Ft. Worth ...

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