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The book made the top ten on The New York Times Best Seller list and spent ten weeks there. The band made their live debut at the Crash Mansion on July 16, 2007. announced they would be touring as part of Mötley Crüe's Crüe Fest.
and embarked on a co-headlining tour with Aerosmith, called The Route of All Evil. Sixx wrote most of Mötley Crüe's material, including tracks such as "Live Wire", "Home Sweet Home", "Girls, Girls, Girls", "Kickstart My Heart", "Wild Side", "Hooligan's Holiday" and "Dr. In the 1990s, all four members began contributing to the material on the albums. They performed five songs from the album, with former Beautiful Creatures drummer Glen Sobel filling in on the drums. During Crüe Fest, Papa Roach drummer Tony Palermo served as a touring drummer for the band.
The Gibson Blackbird was for all intents and purposes a standard Thunderbird bass, but with a satin black finish, Iron Crosses on the fretboard instead of dots, an Iron Cross behind the classic Thunderbird logo, and Nikki Sixx's 'opti-grab' (a metal loop installed behind the bridge for hooking the little finger onto while playing).
What also made this bass interesting was the lack of volume or tone controls, being replaced by a single on/off switch.
He is quoted in The Heroin Diaries as saying: "Alcohol, acid, cocaine... When I met heroin it was true love." He estimates he overdosed "about half a dozen times".
Cosmetically the Epiphone Blackbird is identical to the Gibson original, but with a bolt-on single ply neck, solid mahogany body, different pickups and lower grade parts and manufacturing.
The Epiphone model still kept the 'opti-grab,' designed and made first by his bass technician Tim Luzzi, and single on/off switch of the Gibson original.
His grandparents sent him to live with his mother, who had moved to Seattle.
Izzy Stradlin (then of Hollywood Rose, later of Guns N' Roses) and drummer Fred Coury (later of Cinderella).