Matt Sorum

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Interview: Matt Sorum, Rock’s Go-To Drummer, Flexes Songwriter and Guitar Chops on Solo Album

If you’ve been a casual follower of Matt Sorum’s career — the drummer’s career includes stints in the Cult, Guns N Roses and Velvet Revolver — you might be surprised by his new album, Stratosphere (credited to “Matt Sorum and Fierce Joy”). It’s pretty far from the hard rock sounds of his career bands. On this album, Sorum is in singer-songwriter mode, and trades his seat behind the drums for vocals and guitar.

06/20/2014

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Duff McKagan On Guns N Roses’ Last Minute Rock Hall Decision

Former Guns N Roses bassist Duff McKagan recently reflected on his experience at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony on his blog at the Seattle Weekly, revealing that the members of the band […]

05/11/2012

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Steven Tyler, KISS, Matt Sorum, Jane Lynch Team Up For The Arts

Some big name rockers have teamed up to promote music and the arts in the Los Angeles school system, via a new video.

05/08/2012

Slash To Be Honored On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

[lastfm]Slash[/lastfm] has been chosen to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next year. The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced on Thursday, June 17 that the former [lastfm]Guns N’ Roses[/lastfm] guitarist would be […]

06/22/2010

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