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Exclusive: Sammy Hagar and Gary Cherone on the new Van Halen record

Last month, after Van Halen dropped A Different Kind of Truth (Interscope) — the rock legends' first album of all new material with original singer David Lee Roth in almost three decades—fans and detractors alike took to the Internet to vote yea or nay
Inconvenient Truth
By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  March 09, 2012

Shredding zoo

As guitarist Nuno Bettencourt and vocalist Gary Cherone prepare to play what is, to most, their one hit, a moment pops into my head.
Extreme rock the New York State Fair
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  September 09, 2008

Who are they?

As Beatle Juice was to the Beatles, so Slipkid are to the Who.
Gary Cherone tackles the Who with Slipkid
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  December 31, 2007

Boston music news: September 7, 2007

Two years ago, Extreme frontman Gary Cherone and his guitar-playing younger brother Markus formed a one-off band to cover Who’s Next .
Notes on Gary Cherone's latest musical venture
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  September 04, 2007

A tribute to Brad Delp

Brad Delp, singer for Boston and Beatles cover band Beatlejuice, was a rock-and-roll suicide.
Boston, Extreme, Godsmack, Bank of America Pavillion, August 19, 2007
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  August 20, 2007

Living large

The Hard Rock was donating all bar proceeds to the Boston anti-violence charity Peace Games.
Boston’s Hard Rock expands its reach
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  August 13, 2007


Top 20 of 2006

Unsexy men, terrible lyrics, season finales, SuicideGirls, sex, MySpace, and sneakers. The stories you clicked on most in '06.'s 20 most popular stories of the year
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  December 29, 2006

Not your mom, she’s an effing A-bomb

How a smallish, 30-something-year-old mother of two brings the party. Slideshow: Kay Hanley at T.T. the Bear's Place .
Kay Hanley at T.T. the Bear’s Place  
By JESS MCCONNELL  |  July 19, 2006

More than words

It’s difficult to believe, but more than a decade and a half has passed since Extreme had a #1 hit with their metal ballad “More Than Words.” Kay Hanley interviews Gary Cherone (mp3) Gary Cherone, "Yeah" (mp3) Gary Cherone, "Need I Say More" (
Gary Cherone’s Extreme viewpoint
By KAY HANLEY  |  June 30, 2006

Playing with poetry

Chris Mascara played Jesus to Gary Cherone's Judas. His band's new mini-album is a harrowing tale of personality meltdown and recovery.
Mascara find inspiration in the classics
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  January 19, 2006