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Listen: Joe Perry Chats with Donna Donna About Aerosmith, Steven Tyler, Hollywood Vampires, and more

Listen to my conversation with Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry about his side project with Hollywood Vampires, his feelings about Aerosmith and Steven Tyler and much more.  <iframe width="100%" height="160" src="https://clyp.it/kb2nhium/widget" frameborder="0"></iframe> Hollywood Vampires are performing at the brand new Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk on Sunday 7/10. The band was put together by ...

Happy Birthday Ringo!

Ringo Starr celebrates his 76th birthday today (7/7) with his annual call for peace and love. As he does every year, Ringo will appear outside the Capitol Records Building in Hollywood for a birthday performance followed at noon by his yearly "Peace & Love" salute. Ringo invites his fans all around ...

Suffolk County Emergency Services Help Deliver a Baby at Manorville Starbucks!

A Suffolk County Emergency Services Dispatcher, answering a 9-1-1 call, assisted a local couple with delivery of their baby – after the couple realized they wouldn’t get to the hospital in time and parked in the lot of a local Starbucks. The couple was driving to the hospital on County ...

AC/DC Announces Their Return to MSG with Axl Rose!

AC/DC has finally announced the rescheduled U.S. dates of their ‘Rock or Bust’ tour.  You’ll recall that the band canceled the last 10 dates of their American tour when singer Brian Johnson was forced to step down after being told by doctors that he risked total hearing loss if he ...

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 13:  Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith perform at the Songwriters Hall of Fame 44th Annual Induction and Awards Dinner at the New York Marriott Marquis on June 13, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Songwriters Hall Of Fame)

Aerosmith Denies They're Replacing Steven Tyler

Reports of strife within Aerosmith are not unusual, but when rumors broke out last week that the band was looking to replace front man Steven Tyler, who's busy pursuing a solo career in country music,  the band decided to speak out. Joe Perry says, “Any rumor out there about us ...

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What Everyone Needs to Know About Suffolk County's New Area Code!

Beginning July 16th, Suffolk County will add the new area code 934. Unlike the change in 1999 that split Long Island into area code 516 for Nassau County and 631 for Suffolk, the new 934 area code will not be applied by geographic areas; it will be issued to new ...

GENE SIMMONS APOLOGIZES FOR CALLING PRINCE'S DEATH PATHETIC

Gene Simmons caught holy hell for his comments about Prince, so he has actually issued an apology! <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="und" dir="ltr"><a href="https://t.co/OvpB6pvES8">pic.twitter.com/OvpB6pvES8</a></p>&mdash; Gene Simmons (@genesimmons) <a href="https://twitter.com/genesimmons/status/730199305793871874">May 11, 2016</a></blockquote><script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> Congrats Gene for realizing your harsh words were inappropriate! <iframe width="400" height="225" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/UXwzUHWAHWM" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> <iframe width="560" ...

5/10/70: The Day the Turtles Took Drugs in the White House

By Dave Lifton May 10, 2015 12:00 PM What happens when one of the biggest pop groups of the mid-to-late-’60s gets invited to perform at the White House? For the Turtles, who played 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. on May 10, 1970, it involved lots of drugs, hitting on a former First ...

WATCH: Paul McCartney's 'Let's Go Crazy' Tribute to Prince

One great artist salutes another, as the Prince tributes continue. Paul McCartney rocked it up on Prince's 'Lets Go Crazy' in the Purple One's hometown of Minneapolis the other night, and the crowd went crazy! Watch it above.  McCartney's version of this great tune gave me a yearning to hear ...

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WATCH: Did Boyle's Hit to Hickey Cost Islander's Game 3?

Just 30 seconds from victory, but Isles lose! The question is was Brian Boyle's hit on Thomas Hickey just seconds before the OT goal that gave Tampa Bay the win, legal? Take a look. https://twitter.com/shane1342o/status/727682276222504960 Isles coach Capuano said, "It's just too bad that it had to end that way. It's frustrating because ...

WATCH: It's Official Paul McCartney, Rolling Stones, the Who, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Roger Waters Confirmed for Desert Trip Festival

After weeks of rumors, it's official the 'Desert Trip' festival has just been announced. Paul McCartney, the Rolling Stones, the Who, Bob Dylan, Neil Young and Roger Waters are confirmed for the event  October 7, 8 & 9 in Indio California, the set of the annual Cochella festival.  The Stones ...

WATCH: Joan Jett's Surprise Jam with Green Day

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong has a new movie coming out called 'Geezer.' In the film he plays the leader of a punk band that broke up ten years earlier and the plot follows his character trying to adjust to life as a has been. The movie premiered recently at ...

WATCH: Paul McCartney Meets Women Who Inspired Beatles’ ‘Blackbird’

When the civil rights movement was ablaze in the U.S. in the 60’s, the Beatles were at home in England watching it all unfold. In Little Rock, Arkansas a handful of black students were facing hatred and violence as they integrated into an all white high school and that event ...

Watch: Pearl Jam Covered the Doobie Brothers’ ‘Takin’ It to the Streets’ at MSG Last Night

Why would Pearl Jam perform a lite pop classic in the middle of a killer show at Madison Square Garden last night? Well here's Eddie Vedder's explanation: “I’ve got this friend, right? And I’ve known him long enough where he could give me some s—,” Vedder said. “So we’re celebrating ...

The Monkees are Back and Why You Should Care. Plus Iron Maiden+Monkees=Awesome!

Back in the day, I LOVED the Monkees. Yeah they were a band put together by TV execs with a hope of having a 'Hard Days Night' style sit-com that would capitalize on The Beatles popularity. But the fact that they recruited legitimate hit making songwriters like Boyce and Hart, Neil Diamond ...

WBAB's Guns N' Roses Pre-Sale 4/28 Get Offer Code and Tickets Here

DUE TO OVERWHELMING DEMAND, GUNS N' ROSES HAVE ADDED A SECOND SHOW AT METLIFE STADIUM SUNDAY JULY 24th. The WBAB pre-sale for tickets runs: Thursday 4/28 10am – 10pm.  Get tickets HERE with the Offer Code: GNFNR2  Tickets for the general public go on sale beginning Friday, April 29 at livenation.com.  Additional ...

Guns N' Roses Add Another MetLife Stadium Show

DUE TO OVERWHELMING DEMAND, GUNS N' ROSES HAVE ADDED A SECOND SHOW AT METLIFE STADIUM SUNDAY JULY 24th. THE JULY 23RD SHOW IS SOLD OUT.   Tickets for the general public go on sale beginning Friday, April 29 at livenation.com. Nightrain official GN'R fan club members will be notified via ...

WATCH: 3 Year Old Gets Perfect Score Playing Name That Led Zeppelin Tune!

Musician Matthew Canning's three-year-old daughter, Lily, is obsessed with Led Zeppelin, and can name every Zep tune he plays for her without hesitation. She scored better than I did in 'Led Zeppelin Name That Tune!' She's a better dancer than I am too. Can you beat her?

WATCH AC/DC Welcome Axl Rose, Kiss Off Brian Johnson in Blunt Statement

In my opinion, Brian Johnson saved AC/DC's ass after Bon Scott died. Not a lot of bands could overcome the loss of a front man as dynamic as Scott, but Brian stepped in and wrote and recorded with AC/DC, the biggest album of their career, 'Back in Black.' I expected ...

WATCH: Poo~Pourri Video is so Hilarious it's the Sh*t!

The Poo~Pourri video is so freakin funny 36 million people have watched it! But comedian Joey Kola never heard of the product, so as a public service to Joey here it is. And if you never heard of Poo~Pourri, yes it is a real product. 

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Happy Birthday Ringo!

Ringo Starr celebrates his 76th birthday today (7/7) with his annual call for peace and love. As he does every year, Ringo will appear outside the Capitol Records Building in Hollywood for a birthday performance followed at noon by his yearly "Peace & Love" salute.

Joe Perry

Aerosmith Denies They're Replacing Steven Tyler

Reports of strife within Aerosmith are not unusual, but when rumors broke out last week that the band was looking to replace front man Steven Tyler, who's busy pursuing a solo career in country music, the band decided to speak out.

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What Everyone Needs to Know About Suffolk County's New Area Code!

Beginning July 16th, Suffolk County will add the new area code 934. Unlike the change in 1999 that split Long Island into area code 516 for Nassau County and 631 for Suffolk, the new 934 area code will not be applied by geographic areas; it will be issued to new numbers only.

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