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 Sports, Viral Videos

WATCH: Ohio State football players ‘dummy’ prank

24-overlay17

This Nike uniform "mannequin" did a better job bringing quarterback Cardale Jones to the ground than any Oregon player.

in Music

Rob Zombie returns to haunt Chicago

robzombie

The rockers Great American Nightmare includes portions based on Zombie's movies.

in Viral Videos

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

24-overlay16

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

in Music

DJ Ashba quits Guns N’ Roses

djashba

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

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.