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Dave Navarro’s involvement in Rock Star caused Jane’s Addiction to break up

With Rock Star effectively cancelled–at least, it hasn’t been renewed for a third season by CBS–there’s now news about the show’s impact, beyond a new lead singer for INXS and a ridiculously named band that bombed. Jane’s Addiction’s Perry Farrell said that when the band’s guitarist, Dave Navarro, got the job hosting Rock Star, the …

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Rock Star Supernova changing their name (again); Gilby Clarke has not left the group

The band known as Rock Star Supernova, the awkward result of a name change forced by a lawsuit brought by a group called Supernova, is changing its name again. On ET Canada, lead singer and winner Lukas Rossi said “there will be a name change” for the group, although he did not elaborate. Meanwhile, guitarist …

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Rock Star: Supernova group faces poor reception as fans ask CBS to renew the show

AFter a concert last month in California, a music critic said the performance by Rock Star: Supernova, the lawsuit-created name of the group constructed on CBS’ Rock Star: Supernova, was like a car crash. The show “drew one of the smallest crowds I’ve ever seen during 25 years of visiting the arena,” Jim Harrington writes. …

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Jason Newsted’s injury leaves Rock Star Supernova to search for a new bassist

Rock Star Supernova, the band that found its lead singer on Rock Star Supernova, is starting another search. The group now needs a new bassist to replace Jason Newsted, who “suffered a major shoulder injury and will be out of commission for up to nine months,” Billboard reports. He injured himself “trying to catch a …

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Gilby Clarke says he couldn’t decide between Lukas and Dilana “until the very end”

Rock Star: Supernova band member Gilby Clarke says the selection of Lukas Rossi on Rock Star: Supernova was not a foregone conclusion, even though a gossip item had Lukas pegged as the winner weeks earlier. Instead, he tells AOL Music, it came down to their last performances. “[W]hen Lukas came up and sang one of …

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CBS’ Supernova group releases its first two singles under its new name, Rock Star: Supernova

After being ordered by a court to change its name, the new group that found its lead singer on CBS’ Rock Star: Supernova has decided to get creative and rename themselves Rock Star: Supernova. Yes, the new name is the same name as the TV show. “It’s going to be Rock Star: Supernova. That’s their …

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