MusiCares have announced that Aerosmith will be honored as the 2020 “MusiCares Person Of The Year.” The band is being presented with the honor for “considerable philanthropic efforts and undeniable impact on American music history.” The tribute will take place during the 30th anniversary MusiCares benefit gala, which will be held on January 24. The 62nd annual Grammy Awards will follow on January 26.
Aerosmith have extended their Las Vegas residency into 2020 with the addition of 15 more dates. The residency is being held at the Park Theater at the Park MGM and the newly announced dates can be seen below:
January 29 and 31
February 3, 5, 8, 10, 13, and 15
May 20, 23, 25, 28, and 30
June 2 and 4
Previously announced 2019 dates can be found HERE.
Aerosmith have been performing without Joey Kramer lately due to the drummer needing time to recover from a twisted ankle. During his absence, Kramer’s drum tech John Douglas has been filling in. You can see footage of the band performing with Douglas during last night’s (August 18) show in Atlantic City, NJ below:
According to Las Vegas Review-Journal columnist John Katsilometes, Aerosmith drummer Joey Kramer will be missing the April 26 date of the band’s “Deuces Are Wild” Las Vegas residency at the Park Theater at Park MGM due to a hurt shoulder. This news comes after he previously missed the group’s April 23 show.
Drummer Joey Kramer ended up missing the April 23 date of Aerosmith’s “Deuces Are Wild” Las Vegas residency at the Park Theater at Park MGM. It is unknown why he was absent, but his assistant/drum tech John Douglas reportedly filled in.
Aerosmith have announced an East Coast residency. The band plan to perform at three MGM Resorts properties including: the MGM National Harbor (August 6, August 10 and August 13), the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa (August 16 and August 18), and the MGM Springfield (August 21, August 24, August 26 and August 29). As previously reported they will also be taking part in a Las Vegas residency as well.
Aerosmith were supposed to get a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame during a special ceremony earlier today (February 14), but the event was postponed due to weather. Steven Tyler tweeted the following: