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    TRIXTER guitarist STEVE BROWN talks about new release HUMAN ERA

      New Jersey — Trixter are roaring back in 2015 with a new album Human Era which comes out on June 9, 2015. The band is back better than ever and still happy to be playing together after 30 years. Trixter came roaring into the the scene in 1990 with their self-titled debut album which spawned three hit singles “Give it to me good”, “one in a million” and “surrender”. Trixter new single Rockin’ to[…]

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    SEBASTIAN BACH still blames RACHEL BOLAN for SKID ROW not reuniting

    Metal Injection — Sebastian Bach in a candid interview about why Skid Row is avoiding a reunion with him, radio airplay, his appearance on Trailer Park Boys and Gilmore Girls and more. Some of what Metal Injection covers is bullet pointed below. * Touring the world since 1989 * The Skid Row union, and how the band was offered a half million dollars for 2 shows, but the offers were turned down * Says Rachel[…]

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    DEF LEPPARD guitarist PHIL COLLEN to release ‘Adrenalized’ Memoir

    Blabbermouth — Atria Books has acquired North American and audio rights to a memoir by Phil Collen, lead guitarist for rock band DEF LEPPARD for more than 30 years. “Adrenalized: Life, Def Leppard, And Beyond”, written with veteran journalist and author Chris Epting and scheduled for publication on October 27, is the first book written by a member of the group that holds claim to being one of only five rock bands with two original[…]

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    SCOTT STAPP “I thought my family was involved in ISIS…I was out of my mind.”

     Rolling Stone  — The well-documented downward spiral Scott Stapp experienced at the end of 2014 was the result of a struggle with drug abuse and bipolar disorder, the Creed singer reveals in a new interview. Speaking to People, Stapp reveals that he’s “lucky to be alive” after his breakdown, and that after finally entering a dual diagnostic facility earlier this year, he’s once again healthy, sober and properly medicated. “I had a psychotic break that was brought[…]

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SKID ROW first live video with new voice TONY HARNELL hits youtube

Canada — The long awaited debut of the new SKID ROW lineup is officially in the books. This past weekend the band played May 22nd and 23rd up in the Great White North. Friday the band made it’s official debut at “Living Sky Casino” in Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada. Saturday they hit the “Dakota Dunes Casino” in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Check out a few clips of “18 & Life” from youtube filmed by some front row[…]

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East Coast metal band FOR THE KILL issue debut E.P.

CHECK OUT NEW YORK METAL BAND FOR THE KILL The band has a hot new CD and lots of promise By Gerry Gittelson Metal Sludge Editor at Large   Metal Sludge covers rock from coast to coast — and beyond — and we’ve found a promising metal act from New York called For The Kill, who impress with a four-song CD that stands above the pack thanks to excellent musicianship and vocals combined with excellent[…]

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DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY Wow! The city of Hollywood shuts down for Van Halen

DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY Wow! The city of Hollywood shuts down for Van Halen By Gerry Gittelson Metal Sludge Editor at Large   HOLLYWOOD — Streets were closed in Hollywood on Monday, March 30 for a special outdoor performance by Van Halen, and as darkness set in, the ground-breaking Los Angeles rock band was greeted by a frenzied, overflow crowd that went absolutely crazy for the foursome’s 30-minute set filled with anthems like “Jamie’s Cryin’,”[…]

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