13 Nov Rock Cellar Magazine Interview
Rocks: My Life in and Out of Aerosmith, the name of Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry’s new book is a play on the band’s classic ‘70s album which spawned such classic tracks as Back in the Saddle, Last Child and Combination.
But it also serves to express how the musical community views this seasoned rock and roll star. Quite simple, Joe Perry epitomizes the word rocks.
Along with Steven Tyler, as one half of Aerosmith’s celebrated “toxic twins,” Perry, tracing the footprints of mighty musical brethren Keith Richards and Jimmy Page, personifies the blazin’ six-string renegade, firing off incendiary riffs heard ‘round the world while looking the part of perennial rock and roll bad ass.