RIKKI ROCKETT "I've Stopped Telling Anybody That POISON Is Going To Tour"
August 26, 2016 / 1728 reads / No comments yet
Jeb Wright of Classic Rock Revisited recently conducted an interview with Rikki Rockett. Rockett was asked about his return to playing music now that he has been declared cancer free after undergoing an experimental treatment. A couple of excerpts follow below:
Jeb: What's up with music?
Rikki: I want to play and I would love to tour. Hopefully that will happen. I've stopped telling anybody that Poison is going to tour because every time we say we will something comes along and screws it up. I would like to do that. I'm good enough to do it. I'm fine. I am absolutely fine.
Jeb: What about Devil City Angels?
Rikki: It really sucked that I had to just let that go when I got cancer. The record was starting to do well and things were happening. I'm really proud of that record. It is what it is. What was I going to do? Everybody else has found their little niche? Brandon and I still work together. We are happy with everything, but I couldn't hold those guys down. What was I going to do? Tell them, "Hey I've got to go beat cancer. You guys wait for me." I couldn't do that.
Jeb: Is that just over?
Rikki: We are just inactive at the moment. Traci Gunns has some things going on right now. There is nothing saying we couldn't put something together one day and go do some shows.
RIKKI ROCKETT Explains How POISON Created "Every Rose Has Its Thorn"
May 8, 2020 / 867 reads
RIKKI ROCKETT "We're Waiting To Hear From LIVE NATION About Fate Of The Stadium Tour"
May 6, 2020 / 537 reads
MÖTLEY CRÜE, DEF LEPPARD, POISON & JOAN JETT Issue Joint Statement On 'The Stadium Tour'
May 1, 2020 / 856 reads
RIKKI ROCKETT "I'm Not Sure What Is Going On With POISON"
August 4, 2016 / 431 reads
BRET MICHAELS Says POISON And DEF LEPPARD Will Tour Together Again In 2017
July 28, 2016 / 7582 reads
RIKKI ROCKETT "There Is A Possibility For A Spring Tour On The Table"
June 30, 2016 / 403 reads
BRET MICHAELS Still Sees "Something Amazing Happening" For POISON In The Future
April 19, 2016 / 459 reads
BIG JOHN On BRET MICHAELS "He's Made His Bed With His Bad Decisions And Bullshit Ego"
April 10, 2016 / 4001 reads
BRET MICHAELS On POISON "When The Time Is Right, We Will Get Back Out There"
April 7, 2016 / 414 reads
RIKKI ROCKETT On POISON "It's Time For Us To Do Something"
December 17, 2015 / 367 reads
BRET MICHAELS "It 'Would Be Great' For POISON To Play Select 30th-Anniversary Shows"
December 7, 2015 / 341 reads
RIKKI ROCKETT "BRET Hasn't Wanted To Work With Us On An Equal Basis For Quite Some Time"
October 29, 2015 / 430 reads
BRET MICHAELS "I'm Sure POISON Will Do Something Special Next Year"
October 27, 2015 / 345 reads
RIKKI ROCKETT "BRET Would Prefer Not To Deal With The Three Of Us If He Can Avoid It"
August 10, 2015 / 318 reads
RIKKI ROCKETT "There is no one who would love a new POISON record than me"
January 9, 2015 / 449 reads