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News Roundup: Amy Winehouse Play In The Works, Morrissey Postpones North...

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Amy Winehouse's cautionary tale is coming to the stage. A play, based on the singer's life and music, is in the works and expected to open next year. Courtney Love is also heading to the stage. According to some guy she works with, she's been thinking about putting together a Nirvana musical based on her life with Kurt Cobain. And Morrissey postponed the remaining dates of his North American...

News Roundup: Lana Del Rey Hangs With Old Dudes In 'Ride' Music Video,...

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This week, Aerosmith's Steven Tyler announced that if the band were to stay together, they would leave Columbia Records for good and go the indie route. He's done it before, he can do it again. Justin Bieber released another music video, this time for "Beauty and a Beat," just another song about wanting a girlfriend. And Lana Del Rey debuted a music video about what it's like to be crazy. It's...

'American Idol': So Now Alanis Morissette May Be A Judge, Too

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Things certainly seem to be getting a bit wacky at American Idol—the long-running reality TV contest is currently on the hunt for new judges, and after nabbing professional nut Mariah Carey, rumors abounded that Kanye West and Nicki Minaj would be added to the roster.  While that seemed a smidge unlikely, it seems they’ve reached out to yet another (slightly less...

News Roundup: Jennifer Lopez And Steven Tyler Quit 'American Idol',...

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This week, the rumors that Jennifer Lopez was quitting American Idol returned. But this time, they didn't stop at rumors because Jenny from the Block ended up quitting the show, along with pal and co-judge Steven Tyler. Meanwhile, Skrillex is on a roll with film projects, as it was announced that he would be contributing his music to Disney's upcoming animated movie...

Aerosmith Announce New Album, Out In Three Months

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You might've already heard that Aerosmith will be hitting the road again this summer, starting June 16th in Minneapolis, but here's another surprise – there's also an album in the works. Rolling Stone reports that during a press conference at the Grove mall in Los Angeles, the Steven Tyler and company confirmed their Global Warming tour and also announced...

VOTD: Steven Tyler Mangles The National Anthem At New England Patriots Game...

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The National Anthem—sure, it’s a stirring and poetic encapsulation of the best elements of the American spirit, but have you ever tried to sing that thing?  It’s not exactly easy.  Which is exactly what Steven Tyler of Aerosmith and American Idol found out on Sunday, when he turned in an atonal and frankly embarrassing version at AFC Championship game.  Check out the...

Steven Tyler Swears He's Sober After Fall In Shower Smashes His Face

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Look at the face in the picture above, gang—that’s the picture of sobriety, according Steven Tyler, the owner of said bruised and battered mug.   The 63 year old American Idol host and Aerosmith frontman apparently took a tumble in the shower in Asuncion, Paraguay on Tuesday—but Tyler swears that it has nothing to do with his long battle with substance abuse, and that he has...

Aerosmith Enter Studio To Record New Album

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Hot on the heels of the news that Madonna will be releasing a wholly and totally unnecessary album next year,  Rolling Stone reported today that Aerosmith, too, are hard at work on a wholly and totally unnecessary album (it will be their fourteenth studio disc).  So, once again, Steven Tyler will have an excuse to dress like your...

Steven Tyler to Release Memoir in May

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As part of his recent quest to regain some relevance, Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler will be releasing a memoir this May, according to Show Biz Spy. The book, entitled Does the Noise in My Head Bother You?, will likely deal with all the usual trials and tribulations of rock star life--sex, drugs, and reluctantly fading into pop culture obscurity....

Steven Tyler to Head Back to the Studio With Aerosmith

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It's been a big year for Steven Tyler--maybe even bigger than the year that Armageddon reminded viewers that Aerosmith used to write good ol'fashioned blues rock (just turn the movie off before the end credits and you can forget that the group turned into a boy band for a few years). By taking a gig as a judge on "American Idol," the...

Jennifer Lopez Angers Simon Cowell by Refusing to Leave 'Idol'?

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With Simon Cowell focusing his efforts on his new talent show "X-Factor", popular music stars Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler have had to do their best filling in for him on "American Idol." Whether or not they are doing a good job at it is up for debate, but Cowell seems to think J-Lo would make a...

Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez Officially Announced as American Idol...

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See this dude in the photo above? Yeah, that's Steven Tyler and he used to rock it out with his band Aerosmith but after numerous injuries and creative differences with his band mates, he is now an American Idol judge. Talk about downgrade. We all heard the rumors of Tyler replacing one of the many judges leaving the hit show but even for someone who isn't the biggest Aerosmith...

Steven Tyler Reportedly Inks Deal To Become American Idol Host

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Well, according to Billboard, it’s finally happened – Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler has reportedly inked a deal with Fox to become American Idol’s new host, thus marking largest collision and joining of mediocrity since Ron Silver’s past and future selves merged into one another at the end of 1994's Timecop (a Jean-Claude Van Damme...

Joe Perry Unhappy With Steven Tyler About Those American Idol Rumors

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In the mostly ridiculous, but no less engaging soap opera that is Aersomith these days, a new episode is in the works, which might be titled: 'Joe Perry Is Really Annoyed That He Was The Last To Know About Steven Tyler Maybe Joining American Idol. “I found out on the Internet like the rest of the world,” guitarist Joe Perry told the Boston Herald about those...

Poll: What Did You Think of Steven Tyler, Neil Diamond, And Dr. Dre At The...

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Last Sunday night’s match-up at Boston’s Fenway Park between hometown heroes the Red Sox and bitter rivals the New York Yankees featured a musical invasion of sorts, with appearances by Dr. Dre, Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler, and God… er, Neil Diamond (don’t even make a joke—I will gladly knife-fight anyone who makes fun of the Diamond), with both Tyler...

Steven Tyler Rejoins Aerosmith, Announces Tour

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Proving that nothing – absolutely nothing – can kill the spirit of rock ‘n roll (or in this case, an over-the-hill rock-turned-radio-pop band who realized their lifestyle wasn’t going to sustain itself on “Jaded” royalties), AP reports that Aerosmith has announced their European summer tour – with almost ex-frontman Steven Tyler.

Joe Perry Confirms Steven Tyler Tried Out For Led Zeppelin

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The mudslinging continues in the "are-they or aren’t-they Aerosmith" breakup that probably should have occurred fifteen years ago. Amidst rumors of a Billy Idol takeover (setting this story’s relevance back to, say, 1985), and even Paul Rogers of Bad Company (ok, 1975), Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry has confirmed to Classic Rock Magazine that his current sparring partner/ supposed...

Steven Tyler Considering Legal Action To Halt Aerosmith Replacement

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The ongoing soap opera between Steven Tyler and Aerosmith is shaping up to be the rock n' roll story of 2010. We've been reporting on the band's search for a replacement singer while Tyler battles his demons, but now looks like Tyler isn't too keen on some other singer taking over spot as lead singer of Aerosmith - even if only for a little...