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Robert Plant, KISS, Grateful Dead and more.
Robert Plant and the Band of Joy’s Live From the Artists Den DVD is out tomorrow (Tuesday).
KISS guitarist Tommy Thayer will soon have his own signature guitar line. He says the Epiphone Tommy Thayer signature Spaceman Les Paul "looks and plays phenomenally. There are still a couple tweaks to be made and then it will go into production." While Thayer wears the Spaceman make-up and costume, original guitarist Ace Frehley created the character.
The Grateful Dead Movie will once again be screened in theaters. This time it will be on August 1st in commemoration of what would have been Jerry Garcia's 70th birthday. Garcia died on August 9th, 1995. In addition to the 1977 movie, a special birthday commemoration on Garcia -- directed by Justin Kreutzmann, son of Dead drummer Bill Kreutzmann, and featuring the Dead’s Bob Weir and other surprise guests -- will be shown.
A 1985 concert by Nazareth, Live From London: Nazareth Live at the Camden Palace, is out tomorrow (Tuesday) on DVD.