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Chickenfoot

Formed: 2009
From: United States
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Chickenfoot News

Below is our complete Chickenfoot news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.

Chickenfoot To Re-Release Self-Titled Album

Chickenfoot will be re-releasing the band's self-titled album as a deluxe double disc version on October 16th, 2012. Frontman Sammy Hagar comments:

"Chickenfoot 1 will always be special to me for exactly what it is. Our former label went out of business and the album had been discontinued. You could not find the album anywhere, which is crazy! We got the masters back and our new label will re-release the 1st album and we thought we should include some live tracks from 'Chickenfoot lll'.”

The release will feature live tracks recorded on the "Different Devil" tour this past spring while supporting latest record, "Chickenfoot III." The track listing is: More...

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Rocklahoma Fest 2012 Lineup Announced

The full lineup has now been announced for Rocklahoma, which takes place May 25-27 at “Catch the Fever” Festival Grounds in Pryor, OK. The Rocklahoma lineup is as follows:

Rob Zombie, Chickenfoot, Creed, Megadeth, Slash, Queensrÿche, Chevelle, Jackyl, Theory of a Deadman, Hellyeah, Puddle of Mudd, P.O.D., Volbeat, The Darkness, 10 Years, Cavo, Adelitas Way, Black Stone Cherry, Pop Evil, Trivium, Red, Redlight King, Art of Dying, Aranda, Janus, New Medicine, James Durbin, Eve to Adam, Falling In Reverse, Rival Sons, Anti Mortem, Gypsy Pistoleros, Lillian Axe, Wildstreet, Firstryke, Black Tora, Sunset Riot, The Glitter Boys, Fist of Rage, Switchblade, Scarlett, S.E.X. Department, Ragdoll, Down & Dirty, Hessler, Lynam, Diemonds, Ruff Justice, Soulicit, Rocker Lips, Mine Enemies Fall, Echo Vendetta, A Good Fight, Sweatin’ Bullets, Through the Thorns, Absence of Ink, For the Broken, EchoFuzz, Shotgun Rebels, Stun, Dagger, Unwritten Rulz, Desi & Cody, David Castro Band, McCuin, We the Ghost, Tiranico, Baron Von Swagger, TwoFold, Aformatic, Delay the Day, and Jamco Industries. More...

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Chickenfoot Posts New Music Video

With the release of Chickenfoot's second full-length release, "III," the band is following up with a new video for the track "Three And A Half Letters (I Need A Job)." You can check out the clip below, or find the previously posted "Big Foot" video clip at this location.

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The Rockstar Ramblings: Chickenfoot’s “Big Foot”

This week a look at Chickenfoot’s latest video, “Big Foot”.

The video starts off as every alcoholic’s nightmare. Waking up in a chicken coup, wearing a chicken costume. It’s an odd choice to drink out of the same water bucket as the other chickens, but then again, it’s probably a nasty hangover and any beverage will do at this point. More...

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Chickenfoot Posts New Video

Hard rock supergroup Chickenfoot released a new music video for "Big Foot." The song is featured on the sophomore release "III" due out on September 27, 2011.

The video can be seen here:

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Chickenfoot Posts New Album Teaser

Hard rock supergroup Chickenfoot, which features Sammy Hagar, Joe Satriani, Michael Anthony and Chad Smith, has posted its first video teaser online to promote its upcoming new album. The album, which is simply titled "Chickenfoot III," is set to be released on September 27, 2011 through the band's new label home eOne Music. You can check out the teaser trailer below.

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Sneak Peek Of "That Metal Show" Episode 2 Posted

VH1 has posted a sneak peek from episode two of "That Metal Show," which premieres on VH1 Classic Saturday, October 23 at 11 pm ET/PT. The second episode will feature guests Michael Anthony (Van Halen / Chickenfoot), Carrie Keagan and Kip Winger.

Here's an excerpt from Episode Two:

Eddie Trunk: “Listen. Let’s get right to it. Why the hell are you not in Van Halen?”
Michael Anthony: “That’s a good question.”
Eddie Trunk: “Do you know?”
Michael Anthony: TUNE IN TO FIND OUT THE ANSWER More...

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The Rockstar Ramblings: The Future

This week we fast forward, picture the year 2020…have the past ten years been good to our aging rock stars? Let’s take a humorous look at what may be… More...

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The Rockstar Ramblings: Horror Movie Edition

Recently, Slash (Velvet Revolver, ex-Guns N Roses) was discussing Alice Cooper, mentioning he believes Cooper is the most dramatic and the best at on-stage horror theatrics. Thanks Slash, I guess that’s the least you can say considering you stole his top hat shtick … More...

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The Rockstar Ramblings: Ozzy vs. Jesus

Slash (ex-Guns N Roses, Velvet Revolver) will be getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. A compliment to his body of work, but backhanded at best given he is part of a list that includes Ed O’Neil (Al Bundy) and Neil Patrick-Harris (Doogie Howser)… More...

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Aerosmith Announces North American Tour

Legendary American rock band Aerosmith has announced the tour dates for their forthcoming "Cocked, Loaded, Ready To Rock" tour in North America. The trek will kick off in July, just after the band finishes their run of Europe. Support on the tour will come from former Van Halen frontman Sammy Hagar.

The tour dates are as follows: More...

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The Rockstar Ramblings: The Drinking Play List

Sammy Hagar (Van Halen, Chickenfoot) is set to celebrate the 20th anniversary of his Cabo Wabo Cantina. All are invited and asked to reply to ensure a reservation. The comprehensive list includes: Michael Anthony and… More...

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The Rockstar Ramblings: Christmas Edition

The season for giving and receiving is upon us. This week we look at what the 80’s glam gods are asking for this year…

Bret Michaels (POISON): A bandana (preferably blue) that alerts Bret when there’s a reality show opportunity near by.

Jon Bon Jovi (BON JOVI): Jeans (skinny, tears above and below the knees, medium wash).

Sebastian Bach (SKID ROW): Tickle me Elmo.

Steve Tyler (AEROSMITH): A band.

Sammy Hagar (CHICKENFOOT): A bottle of tequila, wrapped.

Vince Neil (MOTLEY CRUE): A Radio Flyer 2900 red wagon to carry all the cash made this past year.

Gene Simmons (KISS): To have Christmas renamed KISSmas.

Ted Nugent: Guns, raw meat, gun powder…oh, wait this is Ted’s weekly shopping list.

David Coverdale (WHITESNAKE): Once again make large hair and album sales go hand in hand.

Axl Rose (GUNS N ROSES): The option to do what he wants despite contractual obligations and pending legal proceedings. Also, a Tickle me Elmo.

David Lee Roth (VAN HALEN): A straight answer from the Van Halen brothers.

Jani Lane (WARRANT): For 2009 to end ASAP.

Kip Winger (WINGER): Hair dye for his chest AND buttons for his shirts.

Lita Ford: A new bed.

Josh Todd: A new tattoo.

Dee Snider: World anarchy in the name of peace and metal.

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Chickenfoot Drummer Chad Smith Injures Himself

Chad Smith, the drummer of the Red Hot Chilli Peppers and currently the drummer of rock supergroup Chickenfoot, has reportedly torn his bicep following an accident onstage. As a result the band were forced to cancel their show in Madrid, Spain.

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Chickenfoot Plans UK Release, Conan O’Brien Show

Chickenfoot, the all-star rock band that consists of 2 parts Van Halen, 1 part Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Joe Satriani, release their eponymous debut album in the UK on Monday June 8th. To coincide with the release, the band will perform a sold out gig at London's 02 Shepherds Bush Empire on June 25th.

Chickenfoot is receiving rave reviews on their current North American tour, while the album is currently is in Amazon's Top Ten pre-order chart. The band will perform on The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien on Friday June 5th.

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Chickenfoot Posts New "12 Days Of The Foot" Video

A new video has been posted in the "12 Days of the Foot" series which details the new upcoming album from Chickenfoot. The band features guitarist Joe Satriani, bassist Michael Anthony (ex-Van Halen), vocalist Sammy Hagar, and drummer Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers). The video can be viewed below. More...

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Hagar, Satriani, and Smith to Debut as Chickenfoot

The "supergroup" known as Chickenfoot -- comprised of ex-Van Halen singer Sammy Hagar and bassist Michael Anthony, Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith, and guitarist Joe Satriani -- have announced plans to release their first album.

The self-described "accidental" collaboration occurred as a result of jam sessions at Hagar's Cabo Wabo Cantina in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

Their self-titled debut will drop June 5, and comes complete with a "heat sensitive sleeve" which will reveal the cover artwork via touch.

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