Bon Jovi brings New Jersey to Vancouver, Aerosmith and Mötley Crüe crash the party

@shotbykevin ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, MAY 19, 1989 By Steve Newton The first time Bon Jovi played B.C. Place, in the summer of '87, the band drew 22,000 fans. Last Thursday the New Jersey rockers could only pull in 18,000. Does that mean the masters of mainstream metal are on the way out? … Continue reading Bon Jovi brings New Jersey to Vancouver, Aerosmith and Mötley Crüe crash the party

Mojo Nixon calls Debbie Gibson “a little chicken-hearted Yankee witch”

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, JAN. 21, 1993 By Steve Newton When Mojo Nixon calls from California, I’m glued to the boob tube, soaking up the first news of the U.S.-led military strikes in southern Iraq. Since they’ve got TVs in San Diego, too, Nixon knows about the bombings himself and has his own … Continue reading Mojo Nixon calls Debbie Gibson “a little chicken-hearted Yankee witch”