09/01/2017

Thinking of Texas

Today the Bad Boys of Boston are thinking of the great people of Houston and all of our friends in the Lone Star State during this ongoing disaster. Please stay safe folks from Steven, Joe, Brad, Tom and Joey and the entire Aerosmith family.
08/31/2017

AeroHistory: Permanent Vacation Released

AeroHistory: August 1987 - Aerosmith releases the ninth studio album 'Permanent Vacation'. Though 'Done with Mirrors' was intended to mark Aerosmith's comeback, 'Permanent Vacation' is often considered their true comeback, as it was the band's first truly popular album since their reunion. "Rag Doll", "Dude (Looks Like a Lady)", and "Angel" became major hits (all three charted in the Top 20) and helped Permanent Vacation become the band's greatest success in a decade. Permanent Vacation has so
08/24/2017

AeroHistory: Brad joins Aerosmith

46 years ago today, in 1971, Brad Whitford plays his first show with Aerosmith at the Savage Beast in Cavendish, Vermont, thus completing the lineup which still lasts to this very day.
08/23/2017

Get to know Brad Whitford

http://www.guitarworld.com/artist-news-interviews/seven-questions-aerosmiths-brad-whitford/31608 Brad sits down with Randy Hayward to discuss guitars, playing live, and advice for young musicians.
08/11/2017

AeroHistory: MTV Unplugged 1990

Aerosmith plays live at Ed Sullivan Studios, New York City, NY, USA, August 11, 1990 for MTV Unplugged. Songs played included: Hangman Jury Monkey On My Back Love Me Two Times Seasons Of Wither Big Ten Inch Record One Way Street Smokestack Lightning Dream On Milk Cow Blues Toys In The Attic Walkin' The Dog Train Kept A Rollin' (fast version) Train Kept A Rollin' (slow version) Last Child
08/05/2017

AeroHistory: Max's Kansas City

On this day, August 5, 1972, 45 years ago, Aerosmith booked a show at Max's Kansas City in New York. Columbia Records President Clive Davis was invited to see the band play; Aerosmith was not originally scheduled to play that night at the club, but they paid from their own pockets to secure a place on the bill. Davis liked what he saw and Aerosmith signed to Columbia in mid-1972 for a reported $125,000 and issued their debut album, Aerosmith.
08/01/2017

AeroHistory: Rock in a Hard Place

AeroHistory: On this day back in 1982, #Aerosmith released the seventh studio album 'Rock in a Hard Place'. It is the only Aerosmith album not to feature lead guitarist Joe Perry, following his departure from the band in 1979. Rhythm guitarist Brad Whitford also left during the recording in 1981. Songs off 'Rock in a Hard Place' include: 1. "Jailbait" 2. "Lightning Strikes" 3. "Bitch's Brew" 4. "Bolivian Ragamuffin" 5. "Cry Me a River" 6. "Prelude to Joanie" 7. "Joanie's Butterfly" 8. "Roc
07/24/2017

Aerosmith History Day in Sunapee, NH.

SUNAPEE - Nearly 700 people lined up last Saturday afternoon in Sunapee Harbor to see what "Aerosmith History Day" was all about. Some even drove ten hours to be at the Sunapee Historical Society, where an exhibit of thousands of early items from "America's Greatest Rock and Roll Band" were on display. It was the largest collection of Aerosmith memorabilia in the world and it was the first time anything like this has been shown to the public.
07/21/2017

AeroHistory: July 21st 1978

#AeroHistory: July 21st 1978 - Aerosmith stars as the Future Villain Band "the evil force that would poison young minds, pollute the environment, and subvert the democratic process" in the movie Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.
07/13/2017

Joey Kramer on surviving and thriving with Aerosmith

Gettin' clean How important was getting clean to the comeback? “We came back with Permanent Vacation, that was the real comeback record. A lot of people think Done With Mirrors was the comeback, but Done With Mirrors was, in my opinion, not finished. It was an incomplete record. When we did Permanent Vacation that was our comeback. That was the announcement that we were back and the proof was in the songs on those records. From there we did Pump and Get A Grip and they were our three highest-selling r