Joe Perry stops by the studio to talk about his new book, “Rocks: My Life in and Out of Aerosmith,” the band’s reaction to the book and his long marriage with wife Billy.
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In a different world, iconic rock guitarist and Aerosmith co-founder Joe Perry could have been a marine biologist. He wanted that career, but he didn’t want to go to college, so he turned to music and met his partner (for better or worse) Steven Tyler. Continue reading THE GREAT JOE PERRY by Howard Stern
I don’t remember how old I was, whether it was the Midnight Special or MTV, but I switched channels and there they were – giant lips and low slung guitars, five skinny guys like cartoon river rats, like some seedy cousins of Mickey Mouse come together to make a band. I moved closer with one hand on the changer, just in case my mom walked in because somehow I sensed their strut and swagger song was a little bit naughty, likely inappropriate for a kid like me.
Still, I sat there transfixed, thinking, these are the coolest guys in the whole entire world…. Continue reading MONDAY ROCK CITY: A CONVERSATION WITH JOE PERRY OF AEROSMITH