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.

Dennis On Tour 31 May 2015

With the release of Dennis Dunaway's book 'Snakes,Guillotines! Electric Chairs!: My Adventures in the Alice Cooper Group' fast approaching (June 9th), Metal Rules have a new interview with Dennis where he chats about the book, the band, and also reveals that he and Neal Smith appear on a track on the forthcoming 'Hollywood Vampires' album, dedicated to Glen Buxton.
Also check out the story of the baby 'Billion Dollar Bass' at
Dennis has a full schedule of personal appearances lined up for the next few months, both with Blue Coupe and promoting the book (sometimes both) so to avoid missing anything here's the full list as of today:

May 31st - The Fez, Stanford, CT (Blue Couple)
June 9th - Official Book Launch at Strand Books, New York, NY (w/ Blue Coupe)
June 12th - Changing Hands Bookstore, Phoenix, AZ (Talking to Dave Ellefson of Megadeth)
June 19th - Evaline's Bizzarre Costume Cabal and Freak Scene, Pittsburgh, PA (Blue Coupe)
June 20th - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland, OH (w/ Blue Coupe and Michael Bruce)
June 21st - Beachland Ballroom, Cleveland, OH (Blue Coupe w/ Michael Bruce)
June 24th - Bookends, Ridgewood, NJ (Signing)
July 4th - Carver County Fairgrounds, Waconia, MN (Blue Coupe)
July 12th - Rough Trade, New York, NY (Q&A with co-author Chris Hodenfield)
Juily 14th - The Cutting Room, New York, New York (Blue Coupe)
July 16th - Barnes and Noble, Westport, CT (Q&A with Chris Hodenfield)
July 18th - MOOD Festival, Ogdensburg, NY (Blue Coupe)
Aug 8th - Brighton Bar, Long Branch, NJ (Blue Coupe)
Oct 23rd - Chiller Theater, Parsippany, NJ
Oct 31st - Louisanna Book Festival, Baton Rouge, LA (Dennis and Cindy Dunaway)
Nov 21st - Miami Book Fair International, Miami, FL (Dennis and Cindy Dunaway)

Motley Crue/Alice Cooper In Europe? 27 May 2015

Motley Crue have launched a vote to choose which cities in Europe they will play on their farewell tour and it looks like they will bring Alice Cooper with them. On the positive side this does mean the UK will finally get to see Alice and the band again, and we can only hope that there will be a few headline shows mixed in, as there have been in the US.

Roxie in Scotland 26 May 2015

Ryan Roxie will be in Scotland next week, June 2nd, for a Gibson Guitar Clinic at Kenny's Music in Glasgow. As always Ryan will be demonstrating Gibson guitars, telling stories and playing a few tunes. The evening kicks off at 7.30pm and is free.

Out and About In Oz 23 May 2015

Today is the last show of the Australian leg of the Motley Crue tour and as usual press reviews report Alice has been upstaging Crue every night. There's been a couple of interesting reports of how Alice has been spending his time off stage including a video of him visiting the Freemantle prison and another of him recieving a gold golf ball after a the ‘Rebel FM Alice Cooper Golf Day’.

More DD Appearances and Michael Bruce! 21 May 2015

More Dennis Dunaway book appearances: Dennis will be appearing at 'Changing Hands' book store in Phoenix on June 12th to promote 'Snakes! Guillotines! Electric Chairs! My Adventures in the Alice Cooper Group'. At this event he will be in conversation with Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson, telling stories about the early days of Alice Cooper, and signing books of course. You can get more information here.
Then on June 20th Dennis will be at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Foster Theater in Cleveland promoting the book and this will also feature a super special performance by Dennis with Blue Coupe and none other then Michael Bruce joining them!! Tickets for this are free and can be obtained from the Hall of Fame website where you can find all the details.
'Snakes! Guillotines! Electric Chairs! My Adventures in the Alice Cooper Group' is officially released on June 9th.

The Concourse have a long article about 'School's Out' with comments from Alice and Dennis.

No Pudding For Christmas 16 May 2015

There will be no Christmas Pudding show this year due to Alice's shows on the Motley Crue tour. Instead when the tour hits Phoenix on December 19th $1 from every ticket will go to Solid Rock. Organisers are looking at other options for a Pudding-like show at some point next year to make up for cancelation.

AmazonUS now has a "look Inside' of 'Snakes! Guillotines! Electric Chairs!' by Dennis Dunaway where you can read sections of the book if you can't wait until it's released on June 9th. Just click on the cover image. The book gets it's official launch at The Strand book shop in New York City on June 9th with Dennis chattting and peforming with Blue Coupe with special guests Tish and Snooky from Manic Panic singing back-up.

Billboard have an interesting article about the 'Starship', the Boeing 720 plane used by bands in the 70s to transport themselves around on tour. The plane has become legendary and was used by Alice Cooper in 1973. 

New US Shows 13 May 2015

Two new US shows have just been announced. They are:
August 1st - Sturgis, SD - Buffalo Chip
October 22nd Moncton, NB, Canada - The Center at Casino New Brunswick.

Stuff in New Zealand ha a few words from Alice and Forbes Magazine has a new article recalling the famous Forbes cover story from April 1973.

Kane Roberts has been talking to Ric's Corner about his career an working with Alice.

New Roxie 77 Video 04 May 2015

Ryan and Roxie 77 have released a new animated video for 'Anna' from the 'Ameriswede' EP which you can check out below. have started a new series of videos called 'Ask Alice' and you can check out the first video here talking about the early 80s albums.

The New Zealand Herald has a new interview with Alice.

AZ Family have a video from the Alice Cooper Rock and Golf Classic  a few days ago.

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