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    REJOIN DRAGON CARTEL Darren James Smith returning to Jake E Lee project say multiple sources

    REJOIN DRAGON CARTEL Darren James Smith returning to Jake E Lee project say multiple sources   This Is Happening — Hot off the internet, Metal Sludge has just been privy to a very strong rumor that Darren James Smith is returning to Jake E Lee’s project Red Dragon Cartel. This (very reliable) source has told us that the band’s original voice will return in time for the band’s show at the “Rainbow Bar & Grill” Labor Day weekend[…]

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    SLINGIN’ SLUDGE! Stevie Rachelle of Tuff visits Another FN Podcast

    SLINGIN’ SLUDGE! Stevie Rachelle of TUFF visits Another FN Podcast for 3 hours Another FN Podcast — Stevie Rachelle, frontman of TUFF and the Sludgemaster himself of Metal Sludge, finally comes in studio for what turned out to be a nearly 3 hour interview talking his life before rock and roll being into punk rock and skate boarding, how Mötley Crüe changed his life, his appearance in Decline Of Western Civilization Part 2: The Metal Years,[…]

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    PUDDLE OF MUDD singer arrested after 100MPH high speed chase

    PUDDLE OF BOOZE! WES SCANTLIN of the band PUDDLE OF MUDD arrested after leading Police on 100MPH high speed chase, blows a .310 TMZ —  Puddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin has been arrested yet again … this time in Minnesota for allegedly driving while intoxicated — a whopping four times the legal limit — and leading cops on a 100 MPH chase. According to the Renville County Sheriff’s Department, Scantlin was initially spotted speeding and led[…]

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  • LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 21:  Singer Axl Rose (L) and guitarist Dj Ashba of Guns N' Roses perform at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino during the opening night of the band's second residency, "Guns N' Roses - An Evening of Destruction. No Trickery!" on May 21, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

    QUITS N’ ROSES Dj Ashba leaves Guns N’ Roses

    DJ ASHBA quits GUNS N’ ROSES Las Vegas — DJ ASHBA quits GUNS N’ ROSES. We have just posted below the SIXX:AM guitarists letter posted to his official WebSite today.   ——————————————————————————   To Each and Every One Of You, 6 years ago I received a call that changed my life forever. The call was from a dear friend of mine (Katie McNeil-Diamond) who was working with Guns N’ Roses. It was an offer to[…]

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    TUFF “The Glam Years 1985-1989″ issued with JIM GILLETTE era music

    Hollywood  —  TUFF release Jim Gillette era recordings to coincide with 30 year Anniversary. TUFF first formed in 1985 and has now officially turned 30. To celebrate the 3 decade mark the band will issue a special edition vinyl titled “Decadation” and “The Glam Years 1985-1989″ on CD digipak. Both releases are courtesy of the band’s official imprint label RLS Records and already available digitally at iTunes. Originally based in Phoenix Arizona the group moved to Los Angeles[…]

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RECENT NEWS

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RED DRAGON CAMELTOE! Shawn Crosby completes July run, but not sure he’s the guy

RED DRAGON CAMELTOE! SHAWN CROSBY finishes RED DRAGON CARTEL July tour run, but not sure he’s the guy   Rock N’ Roll Experience — Jake E. Lee and his Red Dragon Cartel made a return to the Maryland area on July 23rd and this version featured the bands 5th lead singer. New singer Shawn Crosby is the perfect fit for the band, he brings back the old school Ray Gillen vibe and much of the set[…]

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REVIEWS / CD / DVD / LIVE

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WELCOME TO THE WHISKY! ADLER rocks the Sunset Strip with original set highlighted by GUNS N’ ROSES tunes

LOS ANGELES — He is such a nice guy who has been through so much that it’s hard to say anything bad about Steven Adler, the famous — and infamous — original drummer for legendary Guns N’ Roses. It’s been 25 years since Adler left the band, and in the interim he has endured a series of stutter steps in trying to get his own thing going. On Friday, July 10 he stopped in at[…]

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HOLLYWOOD NEWS FROM THE SUNSET STRIP

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CELEBRATION ON THE SUNSET STRIP Riki Rachtman hosts Rainbow press party for Cathouse Live event

CELEBRATION ON THE SUNSET STRIP Riki Rachtman hosts Rainbow press party for Cathouse Live event HOLLYWOOD — Riki Rachtman and friends celebrated in grand style Wednesday, July 15 with a massive press party at the Rainbow Bar & Grill to formally announce the Cathouse Live concert, scheduled for Aug. 15 at Irvine Meadows. Among the top acts are Tom Keifer, Sebastian Bach, Extreme, Dokken, Stephen Pearcy, Faster Pussycat, Enuff Z’Nuff, Pretty Boy Floyd, Tuff and many others,[…]

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