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Upcoming Release: "The Best of Michael Monroe" to be Released via Spinefarm Records on June 30th!

In the leather-bound history of heartfelt rock ‘n’ roll, not only will Michael Monroe have at least one chapter all to himself. But his name will be colourfully threaded throughout, such has been his impact, his appeal, and his ongoing never-surrender story; a powerful, inspirational tale told in detail on  567 more words

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Divine on stage with Stiv Bators (The Dead Boys) at CBGB’s, New York City, May 1977

Divine on stage with Stiv Bators (The Dead Boys) at CBGB’s, New York City, May 1977


New Film About the Dead Boys' Stiv Bators Announced

Filmmaker Danny Garcia and Chip Baker Films have officially announced his latest project, ‘STIV: The Life and Times of a Dead Boy’, which will be the first real feature-length documentary film made focusing on the life of the legendary punk rock &roll icon, Stiv Bators. 397 more words



Former Dead Boys lead singer Stiv Bators released his first solo album in 1980 on Bomp! Records titled, Disconnected (featured here). This, of course, followed the breakup of The Dead Boys just a year prior (reportedly due to constant pressure from Sire Records to become more marketable / mainstream). 60 more words


Classic Rock Almanac June 3, 2016


Today’s Question: Mott the Hoople, Hunter-Ronson and solo singer Ian Hunter celebrates his 77th birthday today.

In 1974, Hunter became one of the first rock musicians to release an autobiographical book, which was centered on life on the road with Mott the Hoople. 635 more words