|The New York Dolls are going to perform in June at London's "Meltdown" festival. David Johansen will be joined by original rhythm guitarist Sylvain Sylvain and bassist Arthur Kane, as well as former Guns N' Roses guitarist Izzy Stradlin (standing in for the deceased Johnny Thunders) and Libertines drummer Gary Powell (assuming a similar role for the late Jerry Nolan).
There is an article about GN'R in this week's Boston Phoenix. GN'R is on the front cover of the magaizine.
The article is available online here.
The "Greatest Hits" album reached the #1 spot on the Finnish album chart this week. The album entered the chart at #6 and reached #1 in its fourth week on the chart.