CONGRATS TO OUR WINNERS!
Congrats to the following winners, who have each scored a copy of My ReGeneration, the debut CD from Def Leppard singer Joe Elliott’s side band, Down ‘N’ Outz. Our grand prize winner scores the CD plus an autographed box set that includes all the music and a bunch o’ cool collectibles!
GRAND PRIZE WINNER
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OUR 29 ADDITIONAL WINNERS:
Beau Alcorn Rexburg, ID – KMGI 102.5
Susan Alles, Rio Rancho, NM – KRWN 92.9 Crown-FM
Paul Bauer, Baltimore, MD – WIYY 98-Rock
Don Bell, Abilene, TX – KEYJ Rock-108
Judy Brittle, Royal Oak, MI – WRIF 101.1
Jon Dinan, West Babylon, NY – WRKI I-95
Randy Fiedler, Pegram, TN – WRQQ 97.1-RQQ
Christopher Gardner, Buckeye, AZ – KDKB 93.3
Michele Guinsburg, Dallas, TX – KBRQ 102.5 The Bear
Martha Homrich, Grand Rapids, Mi – WMRR Total Rock 101.7
Yvonne Huff, Largo, FL – WRXK 96 K-Rock
Jerry Jackson, Marcus, IA – KSEZ Z-98
James Johnson, Silver Spring, MD – WIYY 98-Rock
Shane Kaufman, Lawrence, KS – KQRC 98.9 The Rock
Steven LaForest, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada – CJYC 98.9 Big John
Brian Leitzke, Green Bay, WI – WAPL 105.7 Rockin’ Apple
Erik Little, La Fontaine, IN – WFBQ Q-95
Rosemary Lukenbill, Stockton, IA – KBOB Rock-104
Josh MacLellan, Exeter, NH – WHEB 100.3
Laura Mastnak, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada – CJXY Y-108
Michael McLane, Clarks Summit, PA – WEZX Rock-107
Brian Nellis, Tampa, FL – Online
Kathryn Phipps, Mentone, CA – KLUK Lucky 98
Bill Reis, Philadelphia, PA – WMMR 93.3
Johnny Rempel, Hutchinson, KS – KICT T-95
Terry Smith, Bellevue, OH – WIOT 104.7
David Stover, Elizabethtown, KY – WRZI 107.3 The Point
Charles Volstad, Eden Prairie, MN – Online
Gregory Wick, Klamath Falls, OR – KAGO 99.5 The Rock
Prizes should arrive within 3-4 weeks of posted winner names.
Thanks to ALL the HOH and Metal Fans who entered the contest!
– Dee and the House of Hair Team!
Sometimes the most interesting projects arise from the most unusual circumstances. So it is that DOWN ‘n’ OUTZ, a project fronted by Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott and backed by The Quireboys have recorded 13 modern cover versions of rare yet monumental tracks by 70’s rock pioneers Mott, Ian Hunter and British Lions.
“Mott the Hoople has always been my favorite band and it’s nice to see the rest of the rock world finally catch up and give them their due” says Elliott. Joe Elliott’s DOWN ‘n’ OUTZ supported the legendary British icons, Mott The Hoople, at one of their critically acclaimed 2009 reformation shows at the Hammersmith Odeon. Following a rapturous reception, the one night project took on a life and energy of its own and a demo was born. Joe Elliott’s DOWN ‘n’ OUTZ then set out to record a full length LP of classic material entitled My ReGeneration.
Joe Elliott takes up the story, “When Mott The Hoople announced they were reforming for a week worth of shows at the Hammersmith Odeon I was asked that I participate in some capacity. They’ve always been my favorite band and it’s nice to see the rest of the rock world finally catch up and give them their due.”
“But, what was I to do? It was suggested to me that the Quireboys would be up for offering their services. This was perfect! A fan since their first album, I loved the idea of working with a band as enthusiastic to do this as I was.”
“I decided that the thing to do was play some songs that like minded people thought they would never hear live again, if ever, songs by spin offs of Mott the Hoople – songs by Mott, Ian Hunter and British Lions. Songs that are close to my heart, songs that I’ve played every week for the best part of 35 years on record, cassette, CD, Ipod and now live.”
The album was produced by Joe Elliott with co-production by Ronan McHugh and recorded in Elliott’s own studio “Joe’s Garage” and Moor Hall Studio in Bedfordshire. In addition to Joe Elliott (Vocals/Guitar/Keyboards) the band featured The Quireboys’ Paul Guerin (Guitar), Guy Griffin (Guitar), Keith Weir
(keyboards), Phil Martin (drums) and bassist Ronnie Garrity (Raw Glory).
My ReGeneration is the first part in a series of projects by theDOWN ‘n’ OUTZ.
ENTER TO WIN: Contest Entry Form
1. Golden Opportunity (Ian Hunter)
2. Storm (Mott)
3. Overnight Angels (Ian Hunter)
4. Career (No Such Thing As Rock ‘n’ Roll) (Mott)
5. England Rocks (Ian Hunter)
6. Shouting And Pointing (Mott)
7. By Tonight (Mott)
8. Apologies (Mott)
9. Who Do You Love (Ian Hunter)
10. One More Chance To Run (British Lions)
11. 3,000 Miles From Here (Ian Hunter)
12. Good Times (Mott, originally recorded by The Easybeats)
13. The Flip Side Of The Shameless Whelk (Elliott/McHugh)
For More Info:
www.downnoutz.com – for Down ‘N’ Outz
www.defleppard.com – for Def Leppard
ENTER TO WIN: Contest Entry Form
What do you win?
30 Winners each get:
One (1) CD copy of the Down ‘N’ Outz release “My Regeneration”.
AND… 1 Grand Prize Winner from those qualifiers also gets:
a Down ‘N’ Outz box set with cool extras like a Down ‘N’ Outz t-shirt, frisbee, bottle opener, etc.
How to Enter:
Fill in the Entry Form. ONE ENTRY PER PERSON ONLY, please. Incomplete entries will be tossed out – all address fields, station (or how you heard about the contest) field, and name fields must be 100% complete!
How we choose the winner:
Only entries received by 11/17/10 will be considered. The HOH staff will choose the winners in a random drawing.
Contest Start Date: Monday, November 1, 2010
Contest End Date: Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at midnight
Did I win? Winners will be announced FIRST in the HOH newsletter and then on the website.
The contest is open to residents of the USA and CANADA only.
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