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  1. Black Sabbath Feud Heats Up As Ozzy Blasts Back at Bill WardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | WebProNews

    ... seems to be that, if you're going to saw "farewell," it's best to do it with all the originals on board. Twisted Sister is heading into what promises to be a farewell tour. They were talking about it months ago, then drummer A.J. Pero died. Up to ...

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  2. Steve Smith: Grateful Dead add more California shows, Twisted Sister to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... off May 24 at Petco Park, home of the San Diego Padres. After four decades off and on, heavy metal hair band Twisted Sister is calling it quits. In the wake of the death last month of the band's longtime drummer, A.J. Pero, at age 55, the group that ...

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  3. Dee Snider Says He Is Angry About Drummer's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | WebProNews

    Shen A.J. Pero, drummer and original member of Twisted Sister died of a heart attack, Dee Snider took the loss very hard. He was on vacation, and flew back home to deal with the loss.

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  4. Dee Snider and Twisted Sister Calling It QuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | WebProNews

    Dee Snider and Twisted Sister and putting the act in mothballs. The band had been together with all original members since the 1980s, a feat that few bands can pull off.

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  5. Legendary Rock Group Twisted Sister Is Calling It QuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Forbes.com

    ... a member of The Recording Academy. Sad news came for music fans who fondly remember the heyday of hair metal: Twisted Sister has decided to call it quits after more than forty years together (on and off). The decision comes after several months of ...

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  6. Celebrity odds and endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Daily Record

    ... vehemently rejects the term, maintaining that the figure is inflated and that many people on both sides died. Twisted Sister has hired drummer Mike Portnoy to replace A.J. Pero, who died last month, and announced the heavy metal group will disband ...

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  7. Twisted Sister Farewell Tour Will Close Out Hair Band's 43-Year LegacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | News Max

    Twisted Sister, the hair metal band best know for its 1980s hit "We're Not Gonna Take It," will sign off for good with a farewell tour in 2016, the group announced this week, less than a month after drummer A.J. Pero died of a heart attack. The band plans to perform a few shows in tribute to Pero before the farewell tour, reportedly called "Forty and F*** It," kicks off, TMZ reported .

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  8. Bob Schieffer to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Erie Times News

    ... got to do that. I couldn't have asked for a better life or something that was more fun and more fulfilling." Twisted Sister hired drummer Mike Portnoy to replace A.J. Pero, who died in March, and then announced the heavy metal group will disband in ...

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  9. Former nightclub owner documents the circus that was Circus in BergenfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... is scheduled for 1 p.m. Sunday at Bookends in Ridgewood. Panelists include Jay Jay French of famed rockers Twisted Sister, White Tiger's Dan Mauro and Sonny Prewitt of the Southern Cross Band. Bandazian said he was prompted to tell his story after ...

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  10. Dee Snider's Twisted Sister names Mike Portnoy as new drummer for farewell tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Big News Network.com

    ... social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. NEW YORK -- Twisted Sister says Mike Portnoy will replace the heavy metal band's late drummer A.J. Pero for the remaining dates on what it is calling its ...

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  11. Twisted Sister to say goodbyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | KSBW-TV

    They're not gonna take it anymore. Really. Twisted Sister says that its 2016 tour will be its last, according to a press release.

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  12. Hair And Farewell: Twisted Sistera s Top 10 Hard-And-Heavy Pop Culture ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | VH1

    Alas, it seems that Dee Snider and his merry band of louder-than-life hair-metal marauders Twisted Sister are finally destined, for real, to not take it anymore . On the heels of the tragic heart attack death of drummer A.J. Pero , the Long Island legends have announced that they'll soon part ways.

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  13. Dee Snider: AJ Pero's 'Irresponsible Behavior' Led To His Death [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Dee Snider has spoken about his anger at late Twisted Sister drummer A.J. Pero for not taking care of his health. In a new interview with TMZ.com , Snider says he believes Pero's death could have been avoided if he'd had himself checked out for heart disease: " People ask me how I feel about A.J.'s passing, and, quite honestly, I'm going through a real period of anger right now about it.

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  14. Twisted Sister farewell tour marks the end of the iconic '80s bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Examiner.com

    Twisted Sister have announced a pair of concerts to pay tribute to their late drummer A.J. Pero, who passed away March 20th. Dee Snider and company also revealed that longtime Dream Theatre drummer Mike Portnoy will join Twisted Sister for all of the... Twisted Sister is saying farewell less than one month after the death of longtime drummer A.J. Pero.

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  15. Twisted Sister to call it quits next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | GlobalNews

    Twisted Sister has hired drummer Mike Portnoy to replace A.J. Pero, who died last month , and announced the heavy metal group will disband next year. The band said Wednesday it chose Portnoy, who played with Dream Theater, Adrenaline Mob and the Winery Dogs, to perform at its remaining seven shows this year.

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  16. Is Dave Chappelle returning to TV?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Philly.com

    ... that Lindsay Lohan has found life in London a calming influence; she's working hard and back on men. * Twisted Sister has hired drummer Mike Portnoy to replace A.J. Pero , who died last month, but Portnoy won't have the gig for long. The band said ...

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  17. Twisted Sister to split after 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Music-News.com

    Twisted Sister are going on the road one more time before ending their 43 year career. The band will do a final tour in 2016 before calling it quits.

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  18. Twisted Sister's not gonna take it, plans to disbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Times Bulletin

    Twisted Sister has hired drummer Mike Portnoy to replace A.J. Pero, who died last month, and announced the heavy metal group will disband next year. The band said Wednesday it chose Portnoy, who played with Dream Theater, Adrenaline Mob and the Winery Dogs, to perform at its remaining seven shows this year.

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  19. Dee Snider Attacks Late Drummer For Ignoring Heart Disease WarningsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WENN Blog

    Twisted Sister rocker Dee Snider has blasted the band's dead drummer for ignoring the heart disease that killed him last month. A.J. Pero died while on tour with Adrenalin Mob and now Snider and his bandmates have decided to split for good after a farewell tour, which will also serve as a tribute trek for their late pal.

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  20. Twisted Sister Schedules Tribute Shows for Late Drummer; Announces Farewell TourRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Twisted Sister has revealed plans to pay homage to the band's late drummer, A.J. Pero , with a pair of tribute concerts , and also has announced that it will be retiring from the road next year following a farewell tour. The tribute shows for Pero, who died March 20 at the age of 59 of an apparent heart attack, will take place May 30 in Las Vegas and on June 13 in Sayreville, New Jersey.

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