Alice Cooper has opened up about the loss, calling Wagner – who co-wrote “Welcome to My Nightmare” and “Only Woman Bleed” – “irreplaceable.”
Dick Wagner, celebrated guitarist known for his work with Alice Cooper, KISS and Lou Reed, has died. He was 71.
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Alice Cooper may already be in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, having been inducted in 2011, but the band’s titular frontman just received an honor that just might be on par with it.
All these years later, and Alice is STILL my hero…
Over the decades, Alice Cooper has become synonymous with a theatrical strain of rock and roll, where the visuals are as important as the music. However, when the band started in the early ’60s (back then, “Alice Cooper” was the band’s name, not the frontman’s), they were called the Nazz, and were a denim-clad band garage rock band, much like many other denim clad garage rock bands.
According to a press release, the band has signed a formal Cessation of Touring Agreement today in Los Angeles, effective at the end of 2015.
Anyone at least slightly familiar with Alice Cooper recognizes the look instantly: messy black hair, Frankenstein-esque makeup, and lots of leather. If you’re in need of a last-minute Halloween costume, look no further.
Yup he rocks out on the golf course too bro
Shock rocker Alice Cooper might be 65-years-old, but he says that he’s not too old to rock.