Month: September 2023

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THE DARKNESS Announces Feature-Length Documentary ‘Welcome To The Darkness’

Lightbulb Film Distribution has announced that "Welcome To The Darkness", a warts-and-all feature-length documentary about British rockers THE DARKNESS, is coming to cinemas on November 9 for one night only, plus encores. It will also be available on digital download and Blu-ray from December 4. A first look clip from the documentary has been released alongside the official poster. In 2003, British rockers THE DARKNESS took the world by storm with their smash hit single "I […]

todaySeptember 30, 2023 3

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ALICE COOPER Has No Plans To Retire: ‘I’ll Be Up There At 90 If I’m Still In Good Enough Shape’

Speaking exclusively to Rock Candy magazine as part of an in-depth 16-page cover story, legendary shock rocker Alice Cooper told writer Andrew Daly that he's determined to buck the current trend of rock stars retiring. "A farewell tour hasn't crossed my mind at all," said Alice, who turned 75 this year. "And it's weird, because all my friends are retiring. Gene Simmons [of KISS] said to me recently, 'Look, I'm done. Come December, it's over.' And I go, 'Well, you […]

todaySeptember 30, 2023 3

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DISTURBED’s Summer 2023 ‘Take Back Your Life’ Tour Grossed More Than $17 Million

According to, DISTURBED's "Take Back Your Life" summer 2023 tour grossed $17.4 million and sold 336,000 tickets. The band averaged 11,573 tickets sold per show, up from 6,901 in 2019 and 4,404 in 2016. The average ticket price for the "Take Back Your Life" tour was $51.07. DISTURBED's biggest headlining concert ever happened on September 2 at Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center in Noblesville, Indiana, where the band drew more than 20,000 fans. Based […]

todaySeptember 30, 2023 3

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AEROSMITH Postpones ‘Peace Out’ Tour Due To STEVEN TYLER’s Vocal Cord Damage: It’s ‘More Serious Than Initially Thought’

Legendary rockers AEROSMITH have postponed all of their previously announced "Peace Out" farewell tour dates after lead singer Steven Tyler suffered vocal cord damage earlier in the month. The news comes two weeks after AEROSMITH postponed six shows on the trek in order to allow Tyler time to recover from his injury. Earlier today, AEROSMITH released the following statement: "To our fans: Unfortunately, Steven's vocal injury is more serious than initially thought. His doctor has confirmed that in addition to the damage to […]

todaySeptember 29, 2023 2

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STEVEN TYLER Sustains ‘Vocal Cord Damage’; AEROSMITH Postpones Several Shows On Farewell Tour

Legendary rockers AEROSMITH have postponed several shows on their North American farewell tour after singer Steven Tyler suffered vocal cord damage during a recent performance. According to the band, Tyler sustained damage to his vocal cords during this past Saturday's (September 9) concert at UBS Arena in Elmont, New York, and as a result, he has been ordered not to sing for at least 30 days. "I'm heartbroken to say I have received strict doctor's […]

todaySeptember 11, 2023 4

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NUNO BETTENCOURT Says EXTREME Had Three Albums’ Worth Of Material To Choose From For ‘Six’ LP

In a new interview with American Musical Supply, EXTREME guitarist Nuno Bettencourt spoke about the making of the band's new album, "Six", which came out on June 9 via earMUSIC. "Six" landed at position No. 10 on Billboard's Top Album Sales chart with first-week sales of 12,500 copies. The set marked the band's first studio album since 2008. The act was last in the Top 10 with "III Sides To Every Story", which debuted and peaked at No. 10 back […]

todaySeptember 11, 2023 5

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PUDDLE OF MUDD Shares New Single ‘Cash & Cobain’ From ‘Ubiquitous’ Album

PUDDLE OF MUDD has just released a new album, "Ubiquitous", via Pavement Entertainment. The follow-up to 2019's "Welcome To Galvania" is available on streaming and traditional platforms worldwide. The latest single from "Ubiquitous", a song called "Cash & Cobain", can be heard below. PUDDLE OF MUDD frontman Wes Scantlin says: "I totally dig the song 'Cash & Cobain'. The song covers a lot of different genres, which I think is pretty cool. It was a collaboration with Colin Brittain. I'm still flabbergasted […]

todaySeptember 10, 2023 4

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AC/DC Recruits Drummer MATT LAUG For POWER TRIP Performance

AC/DC has recruited drummer Matt Laug to perform with the band at the Power Trip festival next month. AC/DC is among the headliners on a bill of veteran rockers who will take to the stage in Indio, California October 6-8. It will be the iconic Australian band's first gig since 2016. The 55-year-old Laug is an American drummer who has played with many bands/artists such as Alanis Morissette, Alice Cooper, SLASH'S SNAKEPIT and Vasco Rossi. Matt moved to Los Angeles after graduating from South […]

todaySeptember 10, 2023 5

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PAUL RODGERS Looks Back On His Stint With QUEEN: ‘It Was Not An Easy Gig’

In a new interview with TalkShopLive's The Rock N Roll Channel, legendary vocalist Paul Rodgers reflected on his experience fronting QUEEN between 2004 and 2009. He said (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): "Brian [May, QUEEN guitarist] spoke to me about doing some gigs just for fun. 'Cause we've done this TV show together and we played 'All Right Now' and 'We Will Rock You'. And it seemed to fit. And he said, 'Let's do some shows out in Europe just for fun.' And I […]

todaySeptember 10, 2023 7

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