Joe Perry adds book signings to tour calendar

The fact that singer Steven Tyler and drummer Joey Kramer had already written books didn’t prevent Joe Perry from penning (with David Ritz) his own behind-the-scenes account of Aerosmith. Indeed, if anything, Tyler’s take on the band motivated Perry, 64, to write his own book. And fans are glad he did, lining up at Brookline Booksmith Thursday to have the guitarist, his hair streaked with gray these days, sign copies of “Rocks: My Life In and Out of Aerosmith.” (Beforehand, Perry was at the Coolidge Corner Theatre talking with longtime Boston DJ Carter Alan.) Continue reading Joe Perry adds book signings to tour calendar

Fans come out to meet Joe Perry of Aerosmith in Ridgewood

Joe Perry, the lead guitarist of Aerosmith, visited Bookends Bookstore in Ridgewood yesterday where fans came to meet the rock legend and receive copies of his new book, “Rocks.”