Below are the complete SickthingsUK news archives going back to 2004 when I first added news to the front page.
NOTE: The further back you go, the less likely it is that links and images will work, because the original sites no longer have the articles.


New Year In Maui 30 Dec 2011

According to Maui News Alice and the band will be performing at Mala Wailea (co-owned by Shep Gordon) in Hawaii on New Year's Eve on a bill that includes "Weird Al" Yankovic, Pat Simmons and Michael McDonald of the Doobie Brothers, and producer Bob Rock with Tom Arnold acting as emcee. Alice performed in Hawaii last New Year's Eve in a band which also featured James Hetfield of Metallica and Mick Fleetwood. The event benefits the Maui Food Bank and the Maui Arts & Cultural Center.

Night Of Fear on UK and US TV 29 Dec 2011

SKY3D are repeating the "Alice Cooper's Night Of Fear" show from Alexandra Palace, London TONIGHT at 10.30pm. The performance will also be shown several times on DirecTV's 3D channel 3net in the USA on New Years Eve/Day beginning at 3AM 1st January.
(Thanks Steve)

Beginning on Tuesday January 3rd Swedish Channel Two will air "The History Of Hard Rock", an 11 part series. The synopsis for part one mentions Alic Cooper.

Karen Hunter has updated her blog to cover the last days of the US tour with photos and stories.

Alice Plays Zappanale 28 Dec 2011

Alice Cooper has been announced as headlining the final day ("Heavy Guitar Day") of Zappanale in Bad Doberan (near Rostock) on August 5, 2012. Tickets seem to go on sale on January 15th. More info on their website.

Alice can be heard during "Suzi Quatro In Search Of..." tonight on Radio Two. He also turned up on a previous episode which can be heard here.

Damon Johnson is hosting the "2nd Annual Concert for a Cause featuring Damon Johnson" on February 25th in Sterling. IL. There's a limited number of VIP tickets available for $50 while standard tickets are $20. Contact Ben at 815.590.6936 for info or tickets or check out the event facebook page for info and updates.

Brave Words have posted a photo gallery from the Bridgeport show on December 3rd. Hard Rock Heaven have a review of the Ohio show with photos.

Alice has drawn a portrait of Freddie Mercury which is being auctioned in aid of the Mercury Phoenix Trust. You can see the image and place bids now at Bandstores.

Ruta66 have a new interview with Neal Smith (in Spanish).

Alice In Germany 21 Dec 2011

Alice Cooper has apparently been confirmed as playing the 'Rock Of Ages' festival in Seebronn, Germany which takes place between July 27th and 28th 2012 with Alice playing the 28th. Tickets are on sale now.

Alice will be on "The Sound of 2011" on BBC Five Live this Christmas Eve at 6pm. There is a video at the above link featuring Alice.

More Pudding 20 Dec 2011

Xmas Pudding reports come from AZ Central in another review and interview while  Ultimate Classic Rock also have a short piece. Chuck, Tommy and Glen, with Bruce Kulick, backed Rob Halford who ran through a selection of Priest classics, Dash Cooper and Runaway Phoenix backed Orianthi in a short solo set while Alice and the full band ran through a set that included 'No More Mr Nice Guy', 'Poison', 'Hey Stoopid', 'Halo Of Flies', 'Eighteen', 'I'll Bite Your Face Off', 'Under My Wheels', 'School's Out', 'Elected' and 'Run Rudolph Run'.

Hit Channel have an interview with Bob Ezrin talking but Alice and his career.

Fox News 18 Dec 2011

Alice was on Fox News again this year to promote last night's Pudding show. They also have a report from the show itself and a review.

Cinema Dave has posted a longer version of his interview with Alice.

MikeDolbear.com has an interview with Glen Sobel.

Palm Beach New Times has a review of the Hollywood, FL show with a great discription of Alice live: "Alice Cooper is a puppeteer in a world of CGI". The Palm Beach Post also has a review while Creative Loafing has photos from Atlanta (where Damon Johnson joined the band for 'School's Out'!).

Nights With Alice Cooper has a Xmas competition to win various swag (US only).

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