The following is courtesy of "Everything Jani Lane" on Myspace:
Jani Lane will be stepping up to the mic as Great White frontman briefly. Jani has agreed to perform in place of his long-time friend, Jack Russell, while Jack recuperates.
The following dates are…Continue
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Excerpt from their official biography:
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BERRIEN SPRINGS -- At the 1991 American Music Awards, there were just three nominees in the category of Best New Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Band: Nirvana, Alice in Chains and Firehouse.
"And we won!" Firehouse frontman C.J. Snare says by telephone from his home in Wisconsin. "Of course it signaled the beginning of the end for the glam bands, the hair metal, the melodic rock, whatever you want to call it. But out of that category,…Continue
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BON JOVI are releasing a career-spanning greatest hits compilation November 9th on Island Records. Bon Jovi Greatest Hits will transport listeners back in time through Bon Jovi’s worldwide monster hits of the past and offer a bridge to the future with the debut of four brand new tracks.
“Music marks milestones in all our lives,” notes frontman Jon Bon Jovi. “These songs have stood the test of time and they remind us all where we came…
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Bad Reputation Records will be reissuing Cinderella's multi-platinum album 'Long Cold Winter' later this year. Originally released in 1988, 'Long Cold Winter' reached #10 on the Billboard charts on its way to selling over two million copies with the help of singles such as "Don't Know What You Got (Till It's Gone)", "The Last Mile", "Coming Home" and "Gypsy Road".
The new CD will feature five live tracks, "Push Push", "Once Around…
Jennifer from 80's Hairband World recently caught up with Keel drummer, Dwain Miller.
Check out part of the interview below:
1. How did Keel form together as a band?
Dwain: Ron started it. They went thru drummers like chewing gum. I wasn't there for the first year.
2. What was the recording process like for the reunion album "Streets of…Continue
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Another excellent six-pack of releases are now available from Retrospect Records - www.retrospectrecords.com.
The Storm -…Continue
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Finally my wish has come true. With Danger Danger having never been to Australia, and never likely to in the future, the best I could of hoped for was maybe Ted Poley bothering to venture down here. This seemed like a dream at best until now!
Ted Poley is touring Australia in November and I'll finaly get the chance to see the frontman of one of my all time favorite bands live.
This might not…Continue
Ron Keel started his music career with a Tennessee-based band known as Lust. He came to Los Angeles with his band Steeler, which later on featured Yngwie Malmsteen, Rik Fox and Mark Edwards. Steeler became one of many of L.A.'s '80's rock acts who could not withstand the test of time. Malmsteen was the first to leave, opting to play with the band Alcatrazz (featuring Graham Bonnet) before achieving success with his…Continue
Jack Russell, lead singer of the multi-platinum and Grammy-nominated rock band GREAT WHITE, is recovering from major surgery after suffering a perforated bowel (a medical emergency in which a hole in the bowel opens to allow its contents to empty into the rest of the abdominal cavity). The surgery left Russell with a colostomy bag. Doctors are confident that this…Continue
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Are you looking for a radio station that only plays 80s & early 90s Hard Rock and Hair Metal. A station that plays hits and deep cuts, commercial and underrated bands. And most important, that doesn’t mix this great rock with other genres such as grunge or death metal. Search no more.…Continue
Singer Brian Vollmer from Canuck hard rock legends HELIX has issued the following update:
"We’re presently putting together a CD of HELIX tunes that were released between 2000-2010. Actually, if you want to be technically correct, three of the songs are going to be from my solo CD. The songs on this CD will probably be: 'I’m A Live Frankenstein', 'X-Ray Eyes', 'King Of The Hill', 'Get Up!', 'Fill Your Head With Rock', 'Cyberspace Girl',…
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