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  • Sixx: A.M. Releases Fourth Studio Album

    Sixx: A.M. Releases Fourth Studio Album

    Sixx: A.M.’s fourth full-length studio album has arrived: Prayers for the Damned, Vol. 1. The band, led by bassist Nikki Sixx (Mötley Crüe), is at its most creative place thus far with the album, according to Sixx. “For James [Michael], Dj [Ashba] and myself, we think it’s the perfect time to release so much quality... »

  • Nikki Sixx Selling Stage-Played Basses from Motley Crue Concerts

    Nikki Sixx Selling Stage-Played Basses from Motley Crue Concerts

    Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx is offering fans a chance to buy his stage-played basses from the band’s current and upcoming North American tours. Each night of the tour, Sixx will play one of his signature Schecter basses for the concert. Fans that buy the bass will get to have a meet-and-greet with Sixx before... »

  • Schecter Introduces Nikki Sixx Signature Bass

    Schecter Introduces Nikki Sixx Signature Bass

    Schecter and Nikki Sixx have teamed up to release the “Schecter Sixx” Bass, a 4-string signature model for the Motley Crue bassist. Sixx, who also is an accomplished author and radio show host, collaborated with the company to create the instrument. “It was an exciting and creative process to work with Schecter on the new... »

  • Nikki Sixx Writing New Material, Launches Sixx Sense Magazine

    Nikki Sixx Writing New Material, Launches Sixx Sense Magazine

    Mötley Crüe bassist Nikki Sixx has been keeping busy, according to a teaser on his Facebook page. After premiering the new song “Sex” earlier this year, the band has been working on more new material. Though he said there were no plans for a new album earlier this summer, it seems we can be expecting... »

  • Dean Markley Introduces Nikki Sixx Helix HD SS Bass Strings

    Dean Markley Introduces Nikki Sixx Helix HD SS Bass Strings

    Dean Markley has expanded their Helix series strings with a signature set for Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx. Used by the man himself, the Nikki Sixx Helix HD SS Bass Strings are made of a special stainless steel alloy that the company says has an “inherent bright and cutting timbre.” Following the line, the new... »

  • KISS and Mötley Crüe Announce North American Tour

    KISS and Mötley Crüe Announce North American Tour

    KISS and Mötley Crüe will be hitting the road this summer for a trek so epic it’s simply dubbed “The Tour.” Starting at Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow, Virginia on July 20th, the extensive tour covers the entire Continental U.S., eventually wrapping up on September 23rd in Hartford, Connecticut. Both iconic rock bands will be... »

  • Revolver To Honor Gene Simmons with Golden God Award, Name Best Bassist Nominees

    Revolver To Honor Gene Simmons with Golden God Award, Name Best Bassist Nominees

    Revolver Magazine has announced the nominees for their 4th Annual Golden Gods awards show, which honors members of the hard-rock and heavy-metal community. The Golden God award, which is given to one special honoree each year, will be presented to KISS bassist Gene Simmons for “embodying the spirit of hard rock and metal.” “It’s an... »

  • Nikki Sixx: “Mötley Crüe’s Las Vegas Residency to be an Extravaganza”

    Nikki Sixx: “Mötley Crüe’s Las Vegas Residency to be an Extravaganza”

    Mötley Crüe will the first hard rock band to have a residency in Las Vegas after their 12-date stay at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino next month, running from February 3rd to February 19th, 2012. Entitled “Mötley Crüe in Sin City,” the residency will include an even larger scale production from their regular shows,... »

  • Sixx: A.M. Releases “This Is Gonna Hurt”

    Sixx: A.M. Releases “This Is Gonna Hurt”

    Nikki Sixx and his band Sixx: A.M. have just released This Is Gonna Hurt, the album that accompanies his latest book of the same title. The release is a follow-up to 2007’s Heroin Diaries Soundtrack, which peaked at 62 on the Billboard 100. Joined by the Motley Crue bassist, Sixx: A.M. is rounded out by... »

  • Nikki Sixx Releases “This Is Gonna Hurt,” with Book Signing Tour

    Nikki Sixx Releases “This Is Gonna Hurt,” with Book Signing Tour

    Motley Crue/Sixx A.M. bassist Nikki Sixx has just released his second book, entitled This Is Gonna Hurt: Music, Photography and Life Through the Distorted Lens of Nikki Sixx. The 224-page book is a mixture of his photography and a journal that dives into his inner thoughts. “It’s definitely not an autobiography,” he told Billboard.com. “I... »