Below are the complete SickthingsUK news archives going back to 2004 when I first added news to the front page.
NOTE: The further back you go, the less likely it is that links and images will work, because the original sites no longer have the articles.
Jimmy Kimmel Live! on HalloweenOctober 27th 2016
It appears Alice Cooper will be performing on ABC's 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' on Halloween October 31st. It's listed as an 'outdoor mini-concert' and it looks like you can try and get tickets here. Don`t forget that Alice and Shep's chat from the Bootleg Theater will also be streamed the same day.
You can check out the full trailer for 'Desolation Angles: Rise of the Boas', which stars Neal Smith, on YouTube. The new song in the trailer is also by Neal, and is availble now at CDBaby.
WBEZ Chicago have posted an interview with Alice from last year on Studio 360 while KGO810 have posted a more recent one.
First 2017 Show AnnouncedOctober 23rd 2016
Alice Cooper will be playing at the Choctaw Grand Theater in Durant, OK on May 5th 2017. Tickets go on sale October 28th.
Beasto Blanco, featuring Chuck Garric and Calico Cooper, have unleashed an amazing video for their stunning new version of 'Feed My Frankenstein' which you can check out below. If you haven`t already pre-ordered their forthcoming second album this should convince you to do so now!
Original Alice Cooper Band Release Limited SingleOctober 19th 2016
The surviving members of the original Alice Cooper line up, Alice, Dennis Dunaway, Neal Smith, and Michael Bruce, will release a single entitled 'Live From The Astroturf' on Black Friday (November 25th) to record stores only. The seven-inch will come out in a limited edition of 2,500 copies split into white, pink, black, and pink and white vinyl. The pink-and-white version, limited to 100 copies, also features autographed prints from Cooper, Smith, Bruce and Dunaway.
The single will feature live versions of 'I'm Eighteen' and 'Is It My Body' recorded at Dennis Dunaway's book event in Dallas, TX music store 'Good Records' on October 6th 2015, and features Ryan Roxie standing in for Glen Buxton. A video has also been released which can be seen below. The release is apparently dedicated to Glen Buxton.
Alice Cooper and Shep Gordon's appearance at the Bootleg Theater in LA on Halloween, promoting Shep's recently released autobiography, is now sold out, but the good news is that it will apparently be streamed live at LiveTalk's facebook page. The event is set to begin at 8pm PDT.
Alice has been talking to radio station WZLX about Joe Perry's health scare and the Hollywood Vampires which you can here via Blabbermouth.
The new German edition of Classic Rock has four pages on Alice this month.
New Beasto Blanco Album Available For Pre-OrderOctober 14th 2016
Alice Cooper Band (Without Alice) Album On The WayOctober 11th 2016
In a new interview with Mitch Lafon Tommy Henriksen, Nita Strauss and Glen Sobel all talk about an album they are working on featuring all three plus Chuck Garric and Ryan Roxie, the full current Alice Cooper band. The album is apparently almost compete and has been recorded on the road over the last year or so. It will feature vocals by Ryan, Tommy and Chuck taking turns. No release date yet but certainly something to look forward to!
Nita Strauss is on the cover of the latest issue of K9 Magazine chatting about her two dogs and life on the road with Alice Cooper.
Alice and Shep Gordon In Los Angeles for HalloweenOctober 7th 2016
Alice Cooper and Shep Gordon will take the stage at the Bootleg Theater in Los Angeles on October 31st talking about Shep's new book and their long association together. Tickets are on sale now in various formats including packages that include signed copies of the book and a photo with Alice and Shep. The bootleg theater appears to be very small, so get your tickets quickly if you want to attend.