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Bobby Blotzer To Undergo Back Surgery

The drummer has been experiencing back issues for several years and has scheduled his procedure for next month (Mar17). "Hey all : I got this MRI last week," he wrote on...

Ratt Reunite For First Gig Without Exiled Bobby Blotzer

Blotzer was exiled from the latest get-together after falling out with bandmates Stephen Pearcy, Juan Croucier and guitarist Warren DeMartini over the group's trademarks, and the trio hit the stage at the Treasure...

Ratt Gig Scrapped Over Name Dispute

The gig was cancelled on Thursday afternoon after Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort bosses received a cease-and-desist letter from lawyers representing Stephen Pearcy, Warren DeMartini, and Juan Croucier. Blotzer was keen to...

Rockers Ratt Reform Without Drummer Bobby Blotzer

Frontman Stephen Pearcy recently told fans of his plans to bring the group back together without drummer Bobby Blotzer, and now U.S. radio host Eddie Trunk has obtained a statement from the band's...

Stephen Pearcy Offers Ratt Fans Hope Of Another Reunion

The singer has revealed he's "waiting for some dust to settle" after posting shots of himself and former bandmates Warren DeMartini and Juan Croucier online. "The bottom line is we still all...

Ratt Drummer Deleting Facebook Account Following Singer's Departure

Ratt drummer Bobby Blotzer has announced he's closing down his account following bandmate Stephen Pearcy's decision to quit the group - because he's sick of reading vitriol from fans of his former frontman.Founding member...

Stephen Pearcy Quits Ratt Amid 'Turmoil'

Ratt frontman Stephen Pearcy has quit the rock group after 30 years - and it appears his departure is far from amicable.The group co-founder has released a statement about his decision, insisting he is "officially...

Ratt Axe Gigs After Stephen Pearcy's Sister Dies

Glam rockers Ratt have put their plans on hold following the death of frontman Stephen Pearcy's sister.The band was due to appear on the Monsters Of Rock cruise, which sails from Florida on 29 March...

Ratt Drummer Axes Cruise Gig After Neck Surgery

Ratt drummer Bobby Blotzer has pulled out of the band's upcoming appearance on a rock cruise after undergoing neck surgery.The rocker had an operation in October (13) and subsequently axed a number of appearances with...

Ratt & Dokken In Mid-air Scare On The Way To Gig

Members of rock acts Ratt and Dokken were forced to scramble out of a plane in Illinois on Saturday (17Aug13) after a fire broke out in the cockpit.The pilot of the chartered plane had to...

Ratt Bassist Quits

Ratt bassist Robbie Crane has quit the band after 15 years.The musicians recently confirmed they will be returning from hiatus this year (12) for a new album and a tour, but they will be hitting...

Pearcy Recovered From Hernia Surgery

RATT frontman STEPHEN PEARCY is preparing to return to the stage on Wednesday (21Jul10) to resume the band's world tour, six weeks after undergoing hernia surgery.Ratt was forced to cancel the European leg of its...

Ratt Cancels European Tour Over Singer's Surgery

American glam rockers RATT have cancelled their European tour so frontman STEPHEN PEARCY can undergo an urgent hernia operation.The Californian musicians were due to mark the release of their first album in 11 years with...

Storms Fail To Stop Rocklahoma

Savage storms sent BRET MICHAELS, QUEENSRYCHE, RATT and the other Rocklahoma festival bands diving for cover at the weekend (11-13Jul08) but the show went on. Heavy winds and rain sent two of the event's stages...

Poison + Ratt To Tour

Rock supergroups POISON and RATT are hoping to recreate the summer of the 1999 this year (07) when they hit the road together. The two groups are putting the finishing touches to a joint North...


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Album Of The Week: The Legacy Of Joy Division's 'Unknown Pleasures'

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