Archive for July, 2010

Back from the Junkyard: 2Fast2Die Relaunch

Posted: 18th July 2010 by admin in Uncategorized

How about a big round of applause for the mighty Chris Gates! I spent some time at Chris’ beautiful new home earlier today and he put his creative genius and graphic design skills to work to give you the new-look 2Fast2Die. Can you say “supersonic upgrade of the A+ variety”? Wow!! I can’t thank Chris […]

  Josh Todd gave me a shout last night to talk about Buckcherry’s new record, “All Night Long.” He also talked about his fight for sobriety (he’s winning!), the rumors about him replacing Steven Tyler in Aerosmith and why the oil spill in the Gulf Coast should serve as an eye-opener. Regarding his past struggles with […]

Was prepping for tomorrow’s interview with Buckcherry frontman Josh Todd when I unearthed these gems from a Houston Press interview I did with guitarist Keith Nelson in Dec. 2008 When I met you ten years ago, you had a gnarly broken nose from hitting yourself in the face with your guitar. Nelson: That was merely a […]

Scorpions Tales

Posted: 18th July 2010 by admin in Uncategorized
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Just got off the phone with Scorpions guitarist Rudolf Schenker. He was registered under an interesting alias at a Nashville hotel room (I’m sworn to secrecy, so don’t ask!) and had PLENTY to talk about. Rudy is one of those interviews who takes off running before you get the question out of your mouth. Fortunately, […]

Scorpions Rising

Posted: 18th July 2010 by admin in Uncategorized
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Got welcome word today that Scorpions guitarist Rudolf Schenker will be calling this weekend for an interview. Hard to believe it’s been 11 years since I last spoke to the Flying V killer. As you should know, the band is on its final farewell tour in support of new album “Sting in the Tail.” The album […]