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Aerosmith Return to the Stage Without Recovering Joey Kramer

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When the members of Aerosmith needed to find a temporary fill-in for ailing drummer Joey Kramer, they didn’t have far to look. Kramer fell ill before the band’s Aug. 13 tour stop in Concord, CA, forcing the cancellation of the gig and putting the group in a temporary bind while he’s on the mend following what’s being called a “minor ... Read More »

Ted Nugent Says He’s the Reason Damn Yankees Won’t Reunite

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Damn Yankees have gotten back together twice since their turn-of-the-’90s heyday — in 1998 and 2010. But Ted Nugent says he’s the reason there hasn’t been another reunion since. “I wish we would get back together,” Nugent says in a new radio interview, which you can watch above. “But I’ve got to tell you, if there is one pain-in-the-ass obstacle keeping ... Read More »

MOVIE TIME

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NEW ON DVD - Released Week of August 19 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Once Upon A Time: Season 3 Boardwalk Empire: Season 4   TOP FIVE MOVIES AT THE BOX OFFICE LAST WEEKEND 8/15: 1.  TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES 2.  GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 3.  LET’S BE COPS 4.  THE EXPENDABLES 5.  THE GIVER   NEW ON DVD- Released Week of August ... Read More »

Pearl Jam and Alice in Chains Producer Rick Parashar Dies

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Photo from rickparashar.com Rick Parashar, the owner of Seattle’s London Bridge Studio who helped shape the ’90s alternative sound by working on seminal records by such bands as Pearl Jam and Alice in Chains, has died on Aug. 14 at the age of 50. According to Northwest Music Scene, Parashar suffered a pulmonary embolism when a blood clot in his ... Read More »

Man Killed in Accident Involving Motley Crue’s Equipment Truck

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Frazer Harrison, Getty Images A man was killed in an accident involving a semi-trailer truck hauling Motley Crue‘s equipment. The accident happened Friday morning in Jefferson County, Ala. According to WBRC, the band’s 18-wheeler jackknifed around 4:15AM on Aug. 15 in the southbound lanes of I-65 and collided with a vehicle driven by 47-year-old Wayne Marsh, who died at the ... Read More »