Joe Perry Contributes to Billy Ray Cyrus Album and SpongeBob SquarePants Musical

Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry has been busy. In addition to touring Europe with his band, as well as writing and recording songs for what may become its next album, he’s also contributed to Billy Ray Cyrus’ upcoming record and the new SpongeBob SquarePants musical. Continue reading Joe Perry Contributes to Billy Ray Cyrus Album and SpongeBob SquarePants Musical

Joe Perry’s Involved In Some Interesting Projects Lately

Aerosmith may not be doing a great deal these days, but guitarist Joe Perry is staying busy.

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Aerosmith’s Joe Perry Wants Your Rock & Roll to Sound Better

Guitarist teams with Monster on audio products line catering to rock fans

Aerosmith’s Joe Perry has teamed with Monster, one of the companies behind Beats by Dre, for a line of home audio products catered to rock fans.

When Joe Perry cracked open Led Zeppelin’s newly remastered albums, he thought they could have sounded better. But he didn’t blame his recordings: It’s his stereo. The Aerosmith and Hollywood Vampires guitarist has teamed up with audio company Monster Products – best known as the driving force behind Beats by Dre headphones – to create a home audio line that he hopes will make rock and classic rock sound better.

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Joe Perry: 5 Songs I Play When I Get Up

Aerosmith guitarist reveals his turntable favorites, including Dylan, Hendrix and the Stones

The future of Aerosmith may be up in the air, but Joe Perry isn’t letting that slow him down. The guitarist is currently prepping a new solo LP and gearing up for a tour with Hollywood Vampires. It’s no surprise, then, that he tends to keep nocturnal hours. “I usually wake up at about three in the afternoon,” Perry told us recently. “The first thing I do is put a record on the turntable.” Here are some of his favorite selections.  Continue reading Joe Perry: 5 Songs I Play When I Get Up

Alice Cooper & Joe Perry Breathe New Life to Hollywood Vampires

On a steamy August morning, I sprinted faster than Arnold Schwarzenegger in The Running Man to get to my planned destination on time. Since my train came in a few minutes late, I was determined to arrive there and not miss out on an obvious “pinch me” moment. I got there with a few minutes to spare but was a sweaty mess. As I took the elevator up to the New York City hotel suite, I tried to air dry but it was too late. My shirt was soaked, and sweat dripped down the back of my neck like a Nixon/Kennedy debate. Upon arriving, I darted into the bathroom to cool down and “freshen” up. While in there, I heard name drops from the two music icons I was about to sit down and have a chat with: Jimi Hendrix, John Lennon and Keith Moon.

As I got myself looking reasonable (I snagged my intern’s black cardigan to hide the stains), I approached the couch to find Alice Cooper and Joe Perry continuing to trade stories. After giving the pair the firm handshake they deserve, I plowed right in – albeit with sweat pouring down my neck like Nixon at a Kennedy debate. This backstory is irrelevant to most, but paints a picture for those that didn’t just rush to the embeds below.

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Joe Perry’s Paul McCartney Question

It almost sounds like I’m setting you up for a joke. Joe Perry and Paul McCartney meet up at a recording studio to drop some tracks with Alice Cooper’s Hollywood Vampires. Joe turns to McCartney and says…. Joe talks about it… Hollywood Vampires new album drops September 11th

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Aerosmith rocks Glendale, AZ

June 13, 2015 America’s greatest band started their Blue Army Tour. Here are some photos and videos from the show. Continue reading Aerosmith rocks Glendale, AZ