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DRUMMER SCOT COOGAN SET TO TOUR WITH ORIGINAL KISS GUITARIST ACE FREHLEY

On August 30th, KISS Night in Las Vegas III, an annual event that celebrates the music of KISS and benefits the Imagine Foundation, a non-profit corporation created to help fund music and art programs in Clark County Schools, was a huge success. A record breaking amount of donations were received and a capacity crowd packed […]

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TED NUGENT DISCUSSES SEBASTIAN BACH, MICK BROWN AND TOM MORELLO

Ted Nugent recently spoke to Radio.com. Blabbermouth.net transcribed highlights from the interview, read the excerpts below. On Sebastian Bach: “I love the guy, he’s incredibly gifted, a gentleman for the most part, but he’s weak. He’s weak. And he doesn’t understand the concept of the [body as a] Sacred Temple. He doesn’t understand accountability. He […]

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MOTLEY CRUE DRUMMER TOMMY LEE DISSES ALLENTOWN, PA ON TWITTER

Julia Hatmaker of pennlive.com reports: The Motley Crue show at the Great Allentown Fair on August 27th was evidently lacking in the “rocking out” department. Tommy Lee, the band’s drummer, tweeted out his disappointment in the crowd, which he called “absent.” Lee’s tweet read: T❍mmy L✮✮ ✔ @MrTommyLand Follow The comments were met with apologies […]

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LED ZEPPELIN RELEASE TRAILER FOR SECOND SET OF REISSUES

Led Zeppelin have released a trailer for the second wave of their reissue campaign- featuring a previously unreleased version of classic track Black Dog. Following the huge success of the first series of reissues which included: Led Zeppelin, Led Zeppelin II and Led Zeppelin III, Led Zeppelin IV and Houses Of The Holy will be […]

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MR. BIG ANNOUNCE TOURING DRUMMER AND REVISED ALBUM RELEASE DATE

Mr Big announced today (August 28th) that drummer Pat Torpey’s fill-in for the band’s upcoming World Tour will be Matt Starr. Starr is currently Ace Frehley’s drummer and will sit in for Torpey (who was recently diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease) throughout Mr. Big’s tour in support of their latest album, …The Stories We Could Tell. […]

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FRONTMAN JOSH TODD DISCUSSES THEIR NEW EP, HIS FAVORITE SONGWRITERS AND HIS FAVORITE BUCKCHERRY ALBUM

Greg Prato of Songfacts spoke with Buckcherry frontman Josh Todd. Excerpts appear below. Songfacts: Why an EP at this point rather than a full-length album? Josh: We had 7-inches growing up and they are cool, and we wanted to do something different and have some fun. The F@& EP is so killer and a great […]

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EDDIE TRUNK PARTICIPATED IN A MUSIC CONFERENCE WHILE IN BOGOTA, SEE IT HERE

Eddie participated in a conference while he was Bogota, Colombia. Watch it below.

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IRON MAIDEN TO RELEASE CLASSIC 80′s VINYL REISSUES

Parlophone Records (BMG/INgrooves Music Group for the USA) will follow the 2012/13 Iron Maiden vinyl picture disc reissues of the first eight Iron Maiden albums, which spanned the 1980s, with brand new pressings of the albums in heavyweight 180g black vinyl. In conjunction with these premium album releases, a strictly limited one-off run of the […]

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ACE FREHLEY’S “SPACE INVADER” DEBUTS AT NUMBER NINE ON THE BILLBOARD TOP 200 CHART

Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame inductee and former KISS guitarist Ace Frehley has made history with his new album, Space Invader, which debuted at number nine on the Top 200 Chart this week. The LP scores the highest charting position of ANY KISS solo album ever, and marks Frehley’s first return to the Top […]

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JAKE E LEE’S RED DRAGON CARTEL ANNOUNCE THE ADDITION OF BADLAND’S BASSIST GREG CHAISSON, ANNOUNCE NOVEMBER TOUR DATES

Jake E Lee’s Red Dragon Cartel are happy to announce that they will be touring the US starting in November. The tour will begin on November 14th in Houston, Texas and will run through early 2015. Red Dragon Cartel are also announcing a new addition to the band! Jake, Darren and Jonas would like to […]

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