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.


New Media Appearances 29 Oct 2010

Alice Cooper is keeping busy while in London this week. He will apparently be hosting a couple of hours on Planet Rock on Sunday night featuring halloween type songs. He will also appear on "The Andrew Marr Show" on BBC One at 09:00 on Sunday.
Then on Tuesday 2nd November Alice will turn up on 'Daybreak', ITV1's morning show.
If all that isn`t enough there is also a chance he will also turn up on Radio Two's 'Electric Proms' tomorrow at 10.pm.

The Mirror has a short interview with Alice today. He's also featured in this weeks 'Metro' magazine which is available in the greater London area.

Lugage Nightmares 28 Oct 2010

Various sources are reporting that again Alice has had his luggage go missing when arriving in the UK, this time a bag containing props for the show! Check out the story at the Express, and AceShow Biz.

Alice will be broadcasting his 'Nights With Alice Cooper' radio show live from London (at 06:00 GMT until 09:00 GMT) on 29 October, on Planet Rock.

Also look out for mentions of Alice in the  "The Times", "The Sun" and the December issue of "Mojo".

Time Out magazine in London features a two page spread on Alice and the Roundhouse shows which you can see at AC.com.

Alice Cooper turned up briefly on 'Later... With Jools Holland on Tuesday night with the promise of more on the Friday show. He also apparently turned up on 'Dancing with the Stars' in the USA a few days ago along with Brett Michaels and Dee Snider!

Chuck Garric, bass player for Alice Cooper, still has a few places for  Bass guitar lessons during the Theatre of Death Tour this November.
Learn your favorite Alice Cooper songs and get a chance to learn them with Alice Coopers Bass player Chuck Garric.
During your One hour lesson you'll get A ONE and ONE instruction going over the basics of learning to play the Bass. Chuck will also go over learning songs, jamming with your own band and how to prepare for auditions.
Price for the 1 hr lesson is $125 US. Your lesson also includes a Chuck Garric Pick Pack set ( 3 - 4x6 photos and 3 -Guitar Picks) And a personal photo with you and Chuck after your lesson (please bring your own Camera).
You can sign up for your lesson by checking tour dates. If we're in a town near you. Please e mail Chuck at  cgmerch@me.com.

The Examiner has an article about the original 'Greatest Hits' album while Blog Critics takes a look at 'Love It To Death'.

Backstage Auctions have some more rare Alice memorablia up for grabs.

1995 show "The History Of Rock And Roll' will re-air on True Entertainment Sky Ch 188 with the 1970s episode tonight at 7pm.

Blue Coupe Get Grammy Nomination 26 Oct 2010

Congratulations to Dennis Dunaway and Blue Coupe! Their new single "You (Like Vampires)", written by John Elwood Cook, is nominated for the Best Rock Song Grammy. The song can be heard on ITunes or Pledgemusic.

The Official AC YouTube channel have posted a video showing them making of the new 7" single version of 'Keepin' Halloween Alice'.

Alice and Rob Zombie were interviewed by 97.1 The Eagle on saturday and you can see the video on YouTube.

Planet Rock are offering the chance to win a signed copy of the new 'Theatre Of Death DVD.

Kick Acts has a review and photos of the Nashville show.

Ruta66 magazine in Spain has Alice on the front cover and a interview with the man talking about his famous friends and the forthcoming album. To order a copy email jorge@ruta66.es.

Alice Cooper's appearance on the legendary Johnny Carson 'Tonight Show' is coming out on DVD as part of a 15 disc set. Alice is on episode 18.

Guests Appear In Nashville 23 Oct 2010

Steve Hunter was amongst the guests at the Nashville show the other night and joined the band for 'Eighteen' and the 'School's Out' finale. Pop star Ke$ha threw out a balloon and also in attendence were Tom Petersson of Cheap Trick and Kip Winger!

This years Xmas Pudding lineup has been announced (and I don`t think I mentioned it yet). It includes Alice Cooper and his original band, Rob Zombie, Don Felder of The Eagles, Night Ranger, Cheech Marin, Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers, and Glen Campbell. Tickets go on sale October 29th.

Alice features in a new Saturn advert in Germany which you can check out here. There are some promo stills here.
(thanks Pitta)

Post And Courier has a short interview with Alice.

Alice can be see in the trailer for 'Mother Of Rock: Lillian Roxon" which is a documentary about Max's Kansas City, the famous New York club.

New live reviews can be seen at the Baltimore Sun, Heavy Metal Addiction, and the Roanoak Times.

New show pics are at CTNow, Fangoria, and Flickr (with more pics of Steve Hunter on stage),

Caller has an article about the Corpus Christie show.

New Single 19 Oct 2010

Limited Edition VinylFrom AC.com:
"We are pleased to announce that we are going to be releasing a limited edition 7" single of Alice's song, "Keepin' Halloween Alive!" We will only be pressing 2,300 units on special Glow In The Dark Vinyl! Of those 2,300 only 1,450 will be available for sale, in the U.S. ONLY! The remaining copies will be used for promotional materials and pre-orders in the U.K and the U.S. to promote the release of Alice's new DVD, "Theatre Of Death." in the U.K.
The limited edition vinyl will be available direct from www.AliceCooper.com for US fans starting Thursday (10/21) evening at 5:00pm CST. UK & International links coming soon, We will only be able to ship to the U.S. Sorry, no international orders will be accepted from www.AliceCooper.com."
Side A: 'Keepin' Halloween Alive'
Side C: I Love The Dead (Live) from 'Theatre Of Death' DVD/CD.

Damon Johnson will be taking part in a performance by 'Black Jacket Symphony' on December 17th at the Workplay Theatre in Birmingham, AL. 'Black Jacket Symphony' recreate classic albums live, in this case AC/DC's 'Back In Black'.

The uncensored video for 'Poison' is still causing problems, this time down in Australia where it was aired in a McDonalds.

Charleston Daily Mail has a short interview with Alice.

Baltimore Sun, Worcester News Telegram, and Classic Six have show reviews while the Boston Phoenix and Soundspike have photos.

Press Update 17 Oct 2010

Boston Herald, Baltimore Sun, Tulsa World, Washington Post, all have short interviews with Alice.

CTNow have photos from the Mohegan Sun show while the Hartford Courant has a review.

Apparently the 'Theater Of Death' DVD hit the US Billboard music video charts at number 9.

Music Cycle have a report about the forthcoming album 'Welcome 2 My Nightmare'.

According to Music News Peter Frampton will guest host 'Nights With Alice Cooper' this week.

Ryan Roxie is releasing a new acoustic recording of the brilliant 'When I See God' and you can catch the new video on his YouTube page and download the song here.

STV have a cool video report about Peter McLean of Scots Tribute band Gallus Cooper.

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