5 Years Ago: Billie Joe Armstrong's 21st
Diffuser.fm (blog)5 Years Ago: Billie Joe Armstrong's 21st Century BreakdownDiffuser.fm (blog)That same year he'd been listed as the 42nd richest singer in rock – with an estimated value of $55m, he was allegedly worth more than Liam Gallagher, Vince Neil of Motley Crue, David Lee Roth of Van Halen, Geddy Lee of Rush and Rob Halford of Judas ...
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 7:16 am
Shrinedom Organizers Proceeded Despite
Caledonian RecordShrinedom Organizers Proceeded Despite Warnings | News ...Caledonian RecordWith ticket sales lagging and doubts mounting, organizers of the ill-fated “Shrinedom 2017” Festival in Albany had a chance to postpone the event but decided ...Soundbites: Shrine-doomed, Give Me Fever | Music News + Views ...Seven Daysall 3 news articles »
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 5:49 am
Shrinedom Charity Concert Crumbles -
Caledonian RecordShrinedom Charity Concert CrumblesCaledonian RecordA sizeable crowd had already arrived for Shrinedom 2017 at the Creek Hill Bran in Irasburg when it was announced that '80s rock acts Vince Neil, Warrant, Slaughter, Firehouse and Lita Ford would not be playing. Estimates ranged from 600 to over 1,000 ...
Posted on 18 September 2017 | 2:10 am
Seven Things to Know About Shrinedom 2017 -
Seven DaysSeven Things to Know About Shrinedom 2017Seven DaysIn the '80s, the union of pop and rock and roll reached a critical mass. The guitar riffs were big, the hair was bigger and a monolithic, blown-out sound ruled the arena circuit. Whether you called it hard rock, cock rock or hair metal, maximum rock ...
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 8:04 am
Vince Neil Rocks The USS Iowa For Fleet Week
RecordVince Neil Rocks The USS Iowa For Fleet Week LARecordEntertainment included; a colossal fireworks show, the singing talent of Patrick Warburton and his band “The Bearded Pearl Clams”, the Oingo Boingo Dance Party, The GI's of Comedy, and the main headliner Vince Neil of MÖTLEY CRÜE. The incredible ...
Posted on 4 September 2017 | 5:04 am
Def Leppard and friends bring the '80s back
He's not as awful as modern-day Vince Neil, nor as bizarre as David Lee Roth, but Elliott remains the weak spot in Def Leppard. At times, the electronic trickery applied to what's left of his vocals left him sounding almost robotic, particularly during ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:28 am
Crue winds down — and up
Throw your devil horns in the air. Motley Crue has come to town. Sun setting On a July afternoon, the four founding members of one of rock’s most notorious bands — singer Vince Neil, guitarist Mick Mars, bassist Nikki Sixx and drummer Tommy Lee ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:34 pm
Mötley Crüe in the final stretch
Mötley Crüe is coming to town. The four founding members of one of rock’s most notorious bands – singer Vince Neil, guitarist Mick Mars, bassist Nikki Sixx and drummer Tommy Lee – will take the stage at Time Warner Cable Arena on Saturday.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Mötley Crüe leaves Royal Farms Arena,
Since Vince Neil, Nikki Sixx, Mick Mars and Tommy Lee founded Mötley Crüe more than three decades ago, the band has never been solely about the music. It’s been about, as its name suggests, a motley of vices that defined the band’s rock ‘n ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 2:53 pm
Concert review: Motley Crüe and Alice
There’s a chapter (or maybe we should say “scene”) in The Dirt, the memorably ignoble Motley Crüe filthography, in which singer Vince Neil looks back over the trail of insult, ruin, excess, druggery, strippery, and even vehicular death left by the ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 10:54 pm