Tag Archives: Aerosmith

Some of Aerosmith meet Obama as others distance themselves

Posted by on October 31, 2016

On Friday, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith got to hang out with President Obama. Given that their fan club is called Aero Force One and they have an album called Get Your Wings, you’d think that it might have gone without incident. You’d be wrong. Joe Perry spoke to Boston-area blog Vanyaland about the […]

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Shocker! Disney alters Steven Tyler’s hand gesture on Rock ‘N’ Roller Coaster

Posted by on August 18, 2016

  If you’re a bro, and let’s be honest, many of you have engaged in bro-like behavior over the years, you’re probably aware of the hand gesture known as “the shocker.” It ranks up there with Dane Cook’s “super finger” in terms of stupidity, and is essentially a sexual practice, for lack of a better […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/27: Tyler the (country) creator

Posted by on July 27, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Apparently, next year is when Aerosmith is going to go on one last tour and call it quits. That doesn’t mean that they’re going to stop making music though. Joe Perry is off doing […]

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Aerosmith’s Joe Perry stable after onstage collapse in New York

Posted by on July 11, 2016

Last night’s (10) Hollywood Vampires show at the newly-opened Coney Island Amphitheater gave fans a bit of a scare after Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry collapsed onstage during the second song and was taken away by paramedics. Video shows Perry sitting on the drum riser before staggering behind an amplifier, where he fell, and was immediately […]

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Aerosmith have considered touring without Steven Tyler

Posted by on May 17, 2016

For the past few years. Aerosmith haven’t been doing all that much. Sure, the occasional tour here and there, but it doesn’t seem like the band’s getting along with each other that much, what with Joe Perry hip-checking Steven Tyler offstage and there being quite a bit of infighting amongst the band while Tyler has been working […]

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Rolling Stones ask presidential candidate Donald Trump to stop using their music on campaign

Posted by on May 5, 2016

Music is a key part of any political rally, particularly when the candidate shows up for their speech. Sometimes, the artists behind the music played at this events aren’t too keen to be associated with these political parties or candidates and ask them to stop playing their music, just like Rolling Stones recently did to […]

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Mikkey Dee drops out of Thin Lizzy, Aerosmith’s Tom Hamilton and Judas Priest’s Scott Travis jump in

Posted by on April 19, 2016

Alright, first the bad news. At the beginning of the year, Thin Lizzy announced they were regrouping for a handful of shows this and next year, tapping former Motorhead drummer Mikkey Dee. However, now it’s been confirmed that Dee will no longer be playing with Thin Lizzy. An exact reason behind the sudden drop out […]

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Joe Perry not a fan of Steven Tyler’s move to country

Posted by on February 15, 2016

Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler and Joe Perry were pretty inseparable for a large part of their career, but not so much in recent years. Perry has been pretty vocal about his dislike for Tyler’s extracurricular activities, like hosting American Idol. The guitarist even hip-checked his singer into the crowd at an Aerosmith show a few years back. […]

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Guns N’ Roses, System of a Down, Van Halen, Aerosmith make it to Super Bowl

Posted by on February 8, 2016

The Super Bowl (or the Big Game – we don’t want to get sued!) is easily the most-viewed sporting event in America, and many watch equally for the ads. At $5 million per 30 second ad, there’s a lot at stake for anyone ponying up, and of course every commercial is going to be scrutinized. And with […]

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Alice Cooper’s Hollywood Vampires to pay tribute to Lemmy Kilmister at The Grammys

Posted by on February 4, 2016

The Grammys are infamous for forgetting to include deceased metal legends in its “In Memoriam” portion (well, you can argue they forget about metal in general). However, it appears that the NARAS members are keen to honoring the late Lemmy Kilmister. That’s why the award show has tapped Hollywood Vampires, Alice Cooper’s cover band whose […]

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