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CIRCUS OF POWER Debut To Be Reissued

Late '80s/early '90s hard rock band CIRCUS OF POWER will have its classic 1988 self-titled debut album reissued through Rock Candy Records. The LP, which was originally issued through RCA Records, will be remastered and will include a 14-page booklet as well as a 4,000-word essay about the band. A tribute album to CIRCUS OF ...

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VIXEN Semi-Reunion 'Easier Said Than Done'

Former VIXEN drummer Roxy Petrucci, who announced in May 2008 that she was going to collaborate with fellow original VIXEN members Janet Gardner (vocals/guitar) and Share Pedersen (bass) on some new music, has issued the following update: "It was great to reconnect with Janet and Share again and catch up on our lives. Recording together ...

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Former VIXEN Bassist MAXINE PETRUCCI To Release New Solo Album

Former VIXEN bassist and MADAM X guitarist Maxine Petrucci (sister of ex-VIXEN drummer Roxy Petrucci) will release a new solo album, entitled "Don't Hate Me", on October 28. According to Petrucci, "this album is loaded with what you've grown to expect from Maxine! Eleven tracks all written by me as well as all guitars, bass, ...

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VIXEN: 'Give Me Away' Video Posted Online

"Give Me Away", the new video from long-running female hard rockers VIXEN, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's latest studio album, "Live & Learn", which was released in the U.S. on January 30, 2007. "Live & Learn" is VIXEN's first studio recording to feature founding VIXEN member and guitarist Jan Kuehnemund ...

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Reunited '80s Rockers HARLOW To Play This Year's ROCKLAHOMA

'80s glam band HARLOW are back together after 15 years and are planning on releasing a new record, "Now and Then", in June on Retrospect Records. Currently bassist-less, HARLOW has enlisted a few friends to lay down the bass tracks on the new record, including Steve Priest from THE SWEET and Jeff Pilson from DOKKEN, ...

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JETBOY To Attend ROCKLAHOMA Press Conference

San Francisco rockers JETBOY have confirmed that they will attend tomorrow's (Tuesday, March 4) Rocklahoma 2008 press conference at the world-famous Whisky A Go-Go. Also scheduled to appear at the event are POISON frontman Bret Michaels and the reunited WARRANT (featuring lead singer Jani Lane). XM 41 The Boneyard, the official satellite radio channel of ...

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WARRANT Members To Guest On 'Speed Freaks' Tomorrow

WARRANT's Joey Allen and Jerry Dixon will guest on the nationally syndicated radio program "Speed Freaks" tomorrow night (Sunday, March 2). The show can be heard between 10:00 p.m. and midnight EST on Sirius Satellite Radio Channel 122, live on the net and over 90 stations nationwide. The reunited WARRANT — featuring lead singer Jani ...

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L.A. GUNS: Another Video Interview Available

Austria's Mulatschag.TV recently conducted an interview with the L.A. GUNS version featuring Tracii Guns on guitar, Jeremy Guns on bass, Chad Stewart on drums and Paul Black on vocals. Also included is performance footage from the band's Vienna concert. Watch the four-minute clip below. The L.A. GUNS version featuring Tracii Guns has been confirmed for ...

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L.A. GUNS Featuring TRACII GUNS: New Video Interview Available

Rockinbones.net conducted an interview with L.A. GUNS members Paul Black, Jeremy Guns, and Chad Stewart on February 20, 2008 in Austin, Texas. Topics covered include the roots of the band, the present, and future as well as their take on the "other" L.A. GUNS featuring vocalist Phil Lewis and drummer Steve Riley. Watch the two-part ...

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ROCKLAHOMA Press Conference To Be Broadcast On XM RADIO

XM 41 The Boneyard, the official satellite radio channel of Rocklahoma, will broadcast the Rocklahoma press conference live on Tuesday, March 4, 2008 at 4:00 p.m. ET. Radio/TV personality Eddie Trunk and Kevin Kash will be on site with full coverage of the event. The press conference will announce this year's lineup for Rocklahoma, which ...

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TORA TORA To Reunite For ROCKLAHOMA Festival

Late '80s/early '90s Memphis, Tennesse-based rockers TORA TORA will reunite for an appearance at this year's Rocklahoma festival, which will be held July 10-13, 2008 at the Catch The Fever Festival Grounds, four miles north of Pryor, Oklahoma. Also expected to perform at the event are POISON singer Bret Michaels, KROKUS, VIXEN, L.A. GUNS (featuring ...

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L.A. GUNS Featuring TRACII GUNS Confirmed For ROCKLAHOMA

The L.A. GUNS version featuring Tracii Guns on guitar, Jeremy Guns on bass, Chad Stewart on drums and Paul Black on vocals has been confirmed for this year's Rocklahoma festival, which will be held July 10-13, 2008 at the Catch The Fever Festival Grounds, four miles north of Pryor, Oklahoma. L.A. GUNS will perform on ...

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Former DRAIN STH Drummer Doesn't Rule Out Reunion

Autona magazine recently conducted an interview with former DRAIN STH drummer Martina Axén, who more recently spent time as the lead singer for SUPERFIX (the aborted project also featuring former DRAIN STH bassist Anna Kjellberg) and SNAKE RIVER CONSPIRACY. The question-and-answer session follows: Autona: You recorded two excellent albums [with DRAIN STH] and ...

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POISON Frontman To Guest On All-New Episode Of MTV's 'Cribs'

POISON frontman will be featured on this Tuesday's (January 29) episode of MTV's "Cribs", where he will showcase his Arizona abode. The property, which boasts 10 acres, features a motor cross track, guest quarters, stunning city views and a main hallway long enough for the singer to ride his custom American IronHorse chopper in the ...

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BRET MICHAELS' 'Rock Of Love 2' Losing Steam?

According to Mediaweek, the second episode of POISON frontman Bret Michaels' reality show "Rock of Love 2 with Bret Michaels" — which aired last Sunday (January 20) — had 1.72 million viewers in the 18-49 age demographic — a significant drop from the previous week, when it scared up 2.95 million 18-49s. During ...

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BRET MICHAELS On 'Live With Regis and Kelly'; Video Available

POISON frontman Bret Michaels was a guest on "Live with Regis and Kelly" this morning (Wednesday, January 23). Watch video of his appearance below. The January 13 9:00 p.m. season-two premiere of "Rock of Love with Bret Michaels" scored a 2.6 in the key P18-49 demo, up +166% from the first season's premiere. The episode ...

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BRET MICHAELS: New Tour Dates Announced

POISON frontman Bret Michaels has scheduled the following solo dates: Feb. 02 - Orlando, FL @ Universal Studios Feb. 14 - Saint Charles, MO @ Ameristar Casino St. Charles Feb. 22 - Poughkeepsie, NY @ Mid-Hudson Civic Center Feb. 23 - Westbury, NY @ North Fork Theatre At Westbury Mar. 07 - Nashville, TN @ ...

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POISON Singer's 'Rock Of Love 2' Premiere Is A Ratings Hit

POISON frontman Bret Michaels will guest on NBC's "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" Friday night (technically Saturday morning), January 18. Michaels will also appear on "Live with Regis and Kelly" on Wednesday, January 23. A taped interview with Michaels will air on "Extra!" today (January 16). Check your local listings for more information. Sunday night's ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Mainman's THE HEAD CAT Schedules West Coast Dates

THE HEAD CAT, the psychobilly side-project of MOTÖRHEAD mainman Lemmy Kilmister which also features STRAY CATS' Slim Jim Phantom on drums/percussion and Danny B. Harvey (ROCKATS, 13 CATS, LONESOME SPURS) on guitar, has scheduled the following dates: Jan. 09 - Vixen - Reno, NV Jan. 10 - The Independent - San Francisco, CA Jan. 11 ...

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