Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Motley Crue retire rollercoaster drum set


Motley Crue retired Tommy Lee’s rollercoaster drum set following the band’s show in Atlantic City on Saturday, the last of their current tour.

“Bye Bye Rollercoaster of Love!” tweeted Lee.

The Crue introduced Lee’s set during their 2011 tour, and after so many shows, they felt the need to give it a proper send-off.

“A bottle of Champagne smashed on the coaster last night as it sets sail for the scrap yard! Ha!,” posted Lee on the band’s Facebook page. “Man we've given so many people the thrill of a lifetime together! all the crazy fuckers who've I've strapped in with me who had the balls to ride with me and all the spectators that have watched from a far! Cheers to ya all! This ones for the history books kids! We did it! On to design the next Spectacular!”

The Crue have a few festival shows this summer to play before they return to Las Vegas this fall for a second residency.

An “Evening In Hell” sees the group back at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino for an exclusive 12-show run from September 18 through October 6.




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