Tuesday, January 6, 2015

VIDEO: Alice Cooper performs annual New Year’s Eve benefit in Maui

Alice Cooper hosted his annual New Year’s Benefit show supporting the Maui Food Bank on December 31.

Host by actor Tom Arnold, the event at the ballroom of the Wailea Mariott saw Cooper and his band run through a set of classic tracks plus covers of Jimi Hendrix’s "Foxy Lady" and "Revolution by The Beatles.

Joining Cooper at the event were Steven Tyler, Extreme guitarist Nuno Bettencourt, Dexter Holland and Kevin "Noodles" Wasserman of The Offspring, Michael McDonald and Pat Simmons of the Doobie Brothers, producer Bob Rock and Weird Al Yankovic.

The 2013 event featured an appearance by Sammy Hagar and many of the regular guests.

Cooper spent the fall as the opening guest on the North American run of Motley Crue’s farewell tour.

He recently released “Raise The Dead – Live From Wacken”, which features the rock legend recorded in concert at Wacken Open Air, an annual summer open air heavy metal festival that takes place in the small village of Wacken in Schleswig-Holstein in northern Germany.

See also:

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