Contact Us

Knee Surgery Store For Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler Plus Talks Of New Solo Plans

YouTube

Aerosmith‘s  Steven Tyler recently revealed that he’s looking forward to recording his first solo album after the band wraps up its upcoming tour dates this fall, but the singer now reports that he’ll also be undergoing a major operation around that time.

Steven say’s “My knee is giving out, I had ACL reconstructions, and in November I’m getting knee replacement surgery.  It’ll take me about three or four months to recover.”

Tyler admits that decades of doing animated stage moves “have taken their toll,” noting, “I’ve had so many operations on my knees and feet that just to be standing is a miracle.”

The 65-year-old rocker’s hoping the knee replacement will help him be more steady on his feet when he’s ready to hit the road again.  “To turn around and do one of my spins where I don’t fall, that’s the s**t!” Steven declares.

As for his solo plans, Tyler reports that he’s been working on new tunes with longtime Aerosmith songwriter Marti Frederiksen, and hopes his album will be ready for release by fall of next year.  He also explains that he’s unsure about what musical direction to take with the record.

“What is a Steven Tyler solo album?” he offers.  “Is it a bunch of songs like ‘Dream On?’  That’s already on an Aerosmith album.  It’ll just be a different people playing it.  I don’t know.”

The singer adds that he wants “to have some fun” with the project, which, he adds, “gives me the freedom to write a song on trashcan lids or with the Boston Pops or an oboe and a harpsichord.”

In addition, Tyler assures Aerosmith fans that he by no means has any intention of leaving his famous group.

“The band is still here, and I love it,” he insists.  He also says it seems strange to him that members of the media have questioned him about the band’s status, while guitarist Joe Perry “has done five or six solo albums and there’s never been an interviewer that’s asked him if that means he’s leaving Aerosmith.”

As for the future of the group, Tyler maintains, “As long as I can sing, I’m up there [and] I know Joe wants to keep going…Look, we just love to play.”   He adds, “Without a doubt, when they colonize the moon, we’ll be up there as a lounge act.”

More From Eagle

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kygl.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Eagle 106.3 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on Eagle 106.3 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!