Alice Cooper may already be in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, having been inducted in 2011, but the band’s titular frontman just received an honor that just might be on par with it.
Over the decades, Alice Cooper has become synonymous with a theatrical strain of rock and roll, where the visuals are as important as the music. However, when the band started in the early ’60s (back then, “Alice Cooper” was the band’s name, not the frontman’s), they were called the Nazz, and were a denim-clad band garage rock band, much like many other denim clad garage rock bands.
According to a press release, the band has signed a formal Cessation of Touring Agreement today in Los Angeles, effective at the end of 2015.
I had the privilege of interviewing the godfather of shock-rock ahead of his Emerald Queen Casino show on November 5th.
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