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ARE YOU CEREAL? Steelheart leather jacket and gold record on eBay priced at $89,999.00

ARE YOU CEREAL? Steelheart leather jacket and gold record on eBay priced at $89,999.00   eBay — Clearly someone wants to buy a house, a car and pay off some credit card debt. Or, maybe just clean out the garage of some collectibles. According to a posting on eBay, it looks as if though a seller with the ID mikematijevic is selling the mother-load of all things Steelheart. How much? $ 89,999.00 We have reached out to[…]

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GUNS N’ ROOS Rumor Guns N’ Roses will appear in Australia at Soundwave Festival

GUNS N’ ROOS Rumor Guns N’ Roses will appear in Australia at Soundwave Festival   Australia / Heavy Mag — Alternative Nation has reported that there’s a strong rumour that we could see Guns N’ Roses perform at Soundwave Festival next year. The rumour comes after reports that Slash and Axl are on speaking terms again. James Young from Melbourne’s Cherry Bar revealed the rumour to Triple M last week. “I heard the most amazing rumor[…]

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MEAT N’ GREET Tuff bassist Chase & Ex-Warrant guitarist Morris launch BBQ on wheels

MEAT N’ GREET Tuff founding bassist Chaisson & Ex-Warrant guitarist Morris have a successful BBQ business on wheels   LOS ANGELES — Once among the most popular glam-rock acts on MTV with the hit “I Hate Kissing You Goodbye,” Tuff still plays a few select dates at rock festivals every year. In the meantime, founding bassist Todd Chaisson and noted guitar player Billy Morris have forged a successful business in Cleveland with their mobile Smokin’ Rock N’[…]

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LOS ANGELES - JUNE 28:  (L-R) Axl Rose and Slash of the rock group 'Guns n' Roses' pose for a portrait at the Stardust Ballroom on June 28, 1985 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jack Lue/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

YOU DON’T SAY Tracii Guns welcomes new singer for his L.A. Guns/Gunzo band

YOU DON’T SAY  Tracii Guns welcomes new singer for his L.A. Guns/Gunzo band Facebook — A posting by Tracii Guns yesterday has announced the addition of new vocalist Michael O’Mara to the L.A. Guns/Gunzo project. Guns took to social networks to welcome their newest member. The (Gunzo) project had been fronted by Keith St. John (Burning Rain, ex X-Drive) since their launch in spring. Guns is a founding member of L.A. Guns and with the addition[…]

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SHOCK ME Sebastian Bach and bride hire KISS cover band for bash but forget marriage license?

SHOCK ME Sebastian Bach and bride hire KISS cover band for bash but forget their marriage license? Happy Day — Metal Sludge would like to officially congratulate Sebastian Bach and his lovely bride Suzzane Le on their official marriage. The couple wed over the weekend and had a rocking post ceremony bash that included the KISS cover band DESTROYER. Metal Sludge (along with Blabbermouth and countless other music sites) reported back on July 12th that anyone[…]

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SOMETHING TO BELIEVE IN Bret Michaels has the sex and Dennis DeYoung has the strut in California concert pairing

SOMETHING TO BELIEVE IN Bret Michaels has the sex and Dennis DeYoung has the strut in California concert pairing   LANCASTER, Calif., USA — On a warm summer night in California, Poison’s Bret Michaels and ex-Styx band leader Dennis DeYoung teamed Saturday for a rock concert at the Antelope Valley fairgrounds, and a crowd of about 10,000 loved ’em both. DeYoung got things rolling just as the sun was getting ready to set, starting with a torrid[…]

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FLY CATCHER? Bobby Blotzer’s mouth ‘why is it always open’ one fan wants to know

FLY CATCHER? Bobby Blotzer’s mouth ‘why is it always open’ one fan wants to know Gossip Board — Anyone who reads Metal Sludge must know who Ratt is. A once amazing band that has a deep catalog of great songs and a history of all things rock-n-roll. The band has endured the highs, the lows and even a members’ death, RIP – Robin “King” Crosby. Even though not really a cohesive unit as of late, Ratt somehow continue to make[…]

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Axl Rose and Slash of Guns N Roses perform live at Rock In Rio II on January 15, 1991 in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Ke.Mazur/WireImage)

JUST A LITTLE PATIENCE Slash has confirmed rekindled friendship with Axl Rose >Video<

JUST A LITTLE PATIENCE Slash confirms new rekindled friendship with Axl Rose   Blabbermouth —  Former GUNS N’ ROSES guitarist Slash has confirmed that he has rekindled his friendship with the band’s lead singer Axl Rose — six years after the frontman called him “a cancer.” Speaking to Aftonbladet TV in Sweden, where Slash was making a special appearance on Friday (August 21) for a launch event for the Marshall London phone, the guitarist said of[…]

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KISS N’ KIDS? Gene Simmons house raided by LAPD, child porn related!

CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN TASK FORCE SEARCHES HOME OF KISS GUITARIST, SINGER GENE SIMMONS   LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Officers with Los Angeles Police Department’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force searched the home of KISS bass guitarist and co-lead singer Gene Simmons Thursday afternoon, LAPD confirmed to Eyewitness News. Officers issued a warrant at the home in the 2600 block of Benedict Canyon Drive, near Beverly Hills. Simmons and his family members are not suspected in[…]

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A 7th SINGER? Anthony Esposito on new RED DRAGON CARTEL record: ‘I don’t think Jake is 100% sold on him (Darren James Smith) doing the record either’

A 7th SINGER? Anthony Esposito on new RED DRAGON CARTEL record: ‘I don’t think Jake is 100% sold on him (Darren James Smith) doing the record either’   JARNRJ — A recent interview with RED DRAGON CARTEL bassist Anthony Esposito just hit JUSTAROCKNROLLJUNKIE dot com for anyone keeping score. And it looks like the score just might be a solid touchdown for the Jake E Lee project. Touchdown? Yes, as in TD, as in 7[…]

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