News

Aerosmith’s Hamilton: Cancer doesn’t change how I play

Aerosmith’s Hamilton: Cancer doesn’t change how I play

TOM HAMILTON:Hamilton says the only time he ever had to change how he played was when he had a bout of tendinitis. Photo: Associated Press

COPENHAGEN (AP) — Aerosmith bassist Tom Hamilton has not had to change how he approaches a live show because of recent bouts with cancer.

Hamilton says the only time he ever had to change how he played was when he had a bout of tendinitis.

He says now he’s playing better than ever, which is more fun for him, which means he plays better.

He’s also eager to go into the studio again. Hamilton says Aerosmith was eager to show off on last year’s “Music From Another Dimension” album, but now he’d like to make a tightly focused record that concentrates on the songs instead of instrumentation.

Recent Headlines

in Viral Videos

Orangutan is a big fan of this mom-to-be

Fresh
24-overlay16

This pregnant woman's trip to the zoo was a one-of-a-kind experience.

in Music

Joe Jackson on the road to recovery after stroke scare

joejackson

The Jackson family patriarch suffered a burst artery behind his eye, which caused him to temporarily lose his vision, and then battled a trio of further health scares as his heart stopped three times.

in Music

DJ Ashba quits Guns N’ Roses

djashba

The guitarist has quit the legendary band after six years in the line-up.

in Entertainment

‘Empire’ co-stars reportedly engaged

gracegealey

Trai Byers and Grace Gealey are reportedly engaged to be married just months after reports of their off-screen romance surfaced.

in Music

Dave Grohl credits Led Zeppelin for helping him heal leg

davegrohl

The Foo Fighters frontman is regaining the strength in his broken leg with a rigorous physiotherapy routine.