Tom Hamilton Talks Shoplifting, Sobriety, ‘Sweet Emotion’ and Meeting Ace Frehley » Hamilton lede photo

BASS COMMANDER: After years of self abuse and a recent battle with throat cancer, Tom Hamilton is still in the saddle as Aerosmith's rock-solid bass player.

BASS COMMANDER: After years of self abuse and a recent battle with throat cancer, Tom Hamilton is still in the saddle as Aerosmith’s rock-solid bass player.