Tag: Slash

“Fine American Rock n’ Roll”: Meet Stone Bullet

They look like the guys who might hang out at your local bar. And if you live in northern New England, it’s likely Stone Bullet are the guys hanging out at your local bar—and by “hanging out” I mean shaking [...] Read more »

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No Rock Stars Were Harmed in the Making of This List

spandexpanda On our last Big Patriotic American Holiday Weekend (that’s Memorial Day to those of you playing internationally) I found myself on a flight from Boston to Charlotte. As is my custom when I fly, I was reading a print [...] Read more »

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Todd Kerns: Borrowing Trouble

spandexpanda My only question is this: When does Todd Kerns sleep? Seriously. This guy has been touring with Slash and Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators. When he’s not doing that, he’s playing with Sin City Sinners out in Vegas. And [...] Read more »

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The Dead Daisies– Now In Technicolor!

spandexpanda The Dead Daisies released their first single, “Lock ‘n’ Load,” on April 19, and it almost slipped under my radar. I was busy that day following a different news story unfolding uncomfortably near my own backyard– you may have [...] Read more »

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Long Live Adler

spandexpanda For more than two decades, Steven Adler’s personal struggles have overshadowed his talent as one of the Great Rock Drummers–anyone who has ever paid any attention to the bridge in “Welcome to the Jungle” can’t dispute this status. The formation of [...] Read more »

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I Got Your Apocalypse Right Here

spandexpanda Every year at this time I make a resolution for the new year, and every year it’s the same: to learn to play guitar with some sort of proficiency. I can’t say for sure how many years of my [...] Read more »

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Slash ft. Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators, live at the Fox Theater in Oakland, CA 10/02/2012

  hazelzworld Here are some shots of the Conspirators live in Oakland on October 2, 2012.  Check out the Kiwi’s review of the show here. Coming next … spandexpanda reviews Aerosmith’s new album, Music From Another Dimension 

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Slash at Fox Theater Oakland, Tues. 2 Oct. 2012

Fleur the Kiwi (Warning: this review does not purport to be unbiased or well rounded.) When you go to see Slash live, as we did at the gorgeous Fox Theater in Oakland on Tuesday night, all the other musicians are [...] Read more »

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Here’s a celebrity endorsement we can all endorse

It’s the best thing since chocolate and peanut butter got together: It also makes me want to sign over my life savings to the L.A. Zoo…. The WHOLE $1.85.

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The Crue + Slash in Berlin? Oh, shit, what can I sell to buy plane tickets?

A G N’ R fan group on Facebook posted this picture this evening, with the caption “Clash of the RNR Titans.” I read the poster three times to be sure I was seeing what I thought I was seeing, and [...] Read more »

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