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DISMISSED … Stephen Pearcy on DeMartini and Blotzer: “Those two gentlemen are completely dismissed”

DISMISSED Stephen Pearcy on DeMartini and Blotzer: “Those two gentlemen are completely dismissed”     Metal Sludge  —  In a brand new interview with Sleazeroxx frontman Stephen Pearcy talks all things Ratt. Pearcy is the founder of the Ratt brand going back to 1976 with his first inception of the group as Mickey Ratt. The singer and chief Ratt songwriter talks about the (new) line-up and how the process went for selecting them to join the band. Aside from classic[…]

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REVIEWS / CD / LIVE / PODCASTS

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GREAT SLIGHT … Mark Kendall: “It’s nice to not have 1 guy with some kind of like, ya know a drinking problem”

GREAT SLIGHT Mark Kendall: “It’s nice to not have 1 guy with some kind of like, ya know a drinking problem”     Metal Sludge — Mark Kendall of Great White has done a brand new in-depth interview with the Music Mania Podcast. Kendall who helped start the band in its earliest formation is the sole original member since he and Jack Russell officially parted-ways in 2009. Since Russell and Kendall’s split, Great White have had several singers fill[…]

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NEWS FROM SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

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SUNSET STRIPPED … Reports are The Viper Room has been sold, possibly closing for good… who’s next?

SUNSET STRIPPED Reports are The Viper Room has been sold, possibly closing for good… who’s next?     NME — The Viper Room, a legendary Los Angeles rock club, has been sold and could be closing its doors for good. The club, which is located on the city’s Sunset Strip, was once owned by Johnny Depp and was where River Phoenix died in 1993. According to the LA Business Journal, the 250-capacity venue was sold off along with three other properties[…]

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