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  1. Steve Vai on Generation Axe, supergroup of guitar geniusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | South China Morning Post

    ... Osborne's guitarist; Abasi of prog-metal band Animals as Leaders; and Bettencourt, formerly of glam metal outfit Extreme - each perform with the same backing band, on their own and in a variety of combinations, including all together. Vai says he'd ...

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  2. Sir Tom Jones thinks Welsh act Into the Ark could win The VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | IcNetwork

    ... boys to go through to the live shows. Into the Ark , made up of Dane Lloyd and Taylor Jones, sang More Than Words by Extreme along with Linda Jennings.

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  3. Generation Axe to have first concert in Korea in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | English Dong-A

    ... five guitarists including Yngwie Malmsteen who opened a new chapter in rock guitars, Nuno Bettencourt of the band "Extreme," Zakk Wylde, an ex-member of Ozzy Osbourne, and Tosin Abasi of Animals as Leaders. They will perform their signature music ...

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  4. Over 500,000 People Have Watched This On-Point Video About Mom GuiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Self.com

    Mother of two Melissa Radke has built up a following on Facebook thanks to her funny videos on the reality of , which is set to Extreme's "More Than Words," Radke holds up signs written in magic marker as her kids sleep in bed beside her. "My family went three days with no toilet paper," one sign said.

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  5. Watch Sting and James Corden Serenade Diners in an Epic Singing ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Time

    The two staged their rivalry as a pair of singing waiters one-upping each other to impress restaurant patrons, but as might be expected, things quickly escalated. While Corden put forth an admirable effort with renditions of Extreme's "More Than Words" among other ballads, he was no match for Sting bringing out hits like "Roxanne" and "Fields of Gold."

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  6. Sting and James Corden Battle as Singing Waiters on 'Late Late Show'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    James Corden took on Sting during Tuesday's episode of The Late Late Show in a special king of battle - as singing servers. In the sketch, Corden crooned on Extreme's power ballad "More Than Words" for some diners, while Sting sang his solo hit "Fields of Gold."

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  7. Watch Sting & James Corden's Epic Singing Waiter BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Billboard

    ... please. Corden gave it his best on Tuesday night's (Jan. 31) show, though, in a skit where he came out crooning Extreme's power ballad "More Than Words" for some diners, only to be strolling minstrel-blocked by Sting's melodious take on his solo hit ...

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  8. Headliners at this year's Ramblin' Man Fair in Mote Park, Maidstone include Extreme and ZZ TopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Kent Online

    The band, who have sold more than 15m albums, will headline the fair's main stage, along with already announced ZZ Top, at Mote Park in Maidstone this summer. It will be the third year the huge festival has been held in Mote Park , and will be staged on Saturday, July 29 and Sunday, July 30. Extreme's albums include the multi million selling Pornograffitti, which spawned hits including the acoustic ballad More Than Words, and Get the Funk Out.

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  9. Jim Mouradian, 66; with heart and skill, he cared for guitarists' soundRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | Groong

    ... also nurtured aspiring musicians such as Pat Badger, who grew up in Winchester and became the bassist for the band Extreme. At the urging of a fellow Squire fan, Badger showed up one day at Mr. Mouradian's shop. "It was like being a kid in a candy ...

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  10. Jim Mouradian, a virtuoso of guitar repair, dies at 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... also nurtured aspiring musicians such as Pat Badger, who grew up in Winchester and became the bassist for the band Extreme. At the urging of a fellow Squire fan, Badger showed up one day at Mr. Mouradian's shop. "It was like being a kid in a candy ...

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  11. Jim Mouradian, a virtuoso of guitar repair, dies at 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... also nurtured aspiring musicians such as Pat Badger, who grew up in Winchester and became the bassist for the band Extreme. At the urging of a fellow Squire fan, Badger showed up one day at Mr. Mouradian's shop. "It was like being a kid in a candy ...

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  12. Nuno Bettencourt: Why Every Guitarist Should Also Learn The Drums [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Extreme guitarist Nuno Bettencourt said that figuring out the drums is an essential part of mastering the guitar, explaining to Music Radar : "Learn the drums. While you're learning guitar, figure out the drums too.

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  13. Rocksmith UnpluggedRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2016 | Blue's News

    ... that prominently feature acoustic guitars (R.E.M.'s 'Losing My Religion,' Bob Dylan's 'Knockin' on Heaven's Door,' Extreme's 'More Than Words,' Don McLean's 'American Pie,' Kenny Rogers' 'The Gambler,' and Eagle Eye Cherry's 'Save Tonight' all come ...

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  14. Extremea s Gary Cherone: a A Four-Season GuyaRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2016 | Washington Times

    You will most likely remember the Massachusetts band Extreme from their massive acoustic hits "More Than Words" and "Hole Hearted." Both of those top 5 songs came from Extreme's breakthrough album "Pornograffitti."

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  15. Feature / 17 hours agoFly On The Wall: Behind The Scenes At The Freddie Mercury Tribute ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | Metal Hammer

    ... of rock, pop and showbiz - the former represented in the first half by Guns N' Roses, Metallica, Def Leppard and Extreme, while the second half found Queen members Brian May, Roger Taylor and John Deacon backing A-list rock and pop stars including ...

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  16. Extreme "Pornograffitti Live 25 / Metal Meltdown" Blu-Ray/DVD/CD...Read the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | Mi2n

    Email: [email protected] Website: http://www.abc-pr.com EXTREME 'PORNOGRAFFITTI LIVE 25 / METAL MELTDOWN' BLU-RAY/DVD/CD ROCKETS TO #2 ON BILLBOARD'S 'MUSIC VIDEO SALES' CHART; LIMITED EDITION DOUBLE RED VINYL ALBUM AVAILABLE ON BLACK FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25 November 15, 2016 - Extreme's highly anticipated DVD release, PORNOGRAFFITTI LIVE 25 / METAL MELTDOWN, has quickly reached #2 on Billboard's 'Music Video Sales' chart after only two weeks. Last year marked the 25th anniversary of Extreme's classic multi-Platinum, Grammy nominated PORNOGRAFFITTI, the definitive album of the band's career.

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  17. Donald Trump Elected President: Rockers ReactRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... ask me to sing 'You Can't Always Get What You Want' at the inauguration, ha! For a number of rockers, including Extreme singer Gary Cherone, the results represented an opportunity to attempt galvanizing fans who didn't support Trump, calling ...

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  18. Radio made Extreme famous, but streaming keeps their live shows aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | Digital Trends

    "If someone gets turned on by More Than Words on YouTube or from streaming it, maybe they'll next want to discover what this band Extreme is all about." ne song does not a band make, nor can one song sustain a band's popularity or its members' creative impulses for more than 25 years and counting.

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  19. Why the world should turn JapaneseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    HAVING just returned from my second visit to Japan, I'm struck by the vast differences between them and us. I was in Japan with my boyfriend to see Boston rock band Extreme and I asked the drummer what they enjoyed most about touring there.

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  20. Watch Extreme Play "Get the Funk Out" from New 'Pornograffitti Live 25' DVDRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Guitar Player

    The clip, which you can watch below, is from Pornograffitti Live 25/Metal Meltdown , the band's new Blu-ray/DVD/CD that just happens to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Extreme's multi-Platinum, Grammy-nominated 1990 album, Pornograffitti . Pornograffitti is a guitar tour-de-force featuring incredible riffs, an amazing guitar tone and wildly creative, technically fascinating guitar playing.

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