Richard Allan Ream (born August 8, 1961), better known by the stage name Rikki Rockett, is an American drummer for the multi-platinum selling Hard rock band, Poison. The band have sold over 45 million records worldwide and have sold 15 million records in the United States alone....Wikipedia
Born: 8th August, 1961, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Height: 5' 11¾" (182 cm)
Claim to Fame: Drummer for the glam metal band Poison
POISON Reunites For Corporate Gig, Teases Possible 2015 Tour
October 22, 2014
Photos of POISON's first rehearsal for a performance at a private event in Southern California can be seen at BretMichaels.com. A posting on the site reads: "So far no fist fights, sounds great and feels great. Maybe a reunion in 2015..."
POISON drummer Rikki Rockett recently told the "92 Minutes Of Hair With Mel" show on the Las Vegas, Nevada radio station KOMP 92.3 about rumors and speculation about a possible rift within POISON, particularly as it relates to him... Read More
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POISON, CINDERELLA, Ex-L.A. GUNS Members Join Forces In DEVIL CITY ANGELS; First Single Streaming
July 10, 2014
"All My People", the first single from DEVIL CITY ANGELS, the new band featuring guitarist Tracii Guns (L.A. GUNS), drummer Rikki Rockett (POISON), bassist Eric Brittingham (CINDERELLA), and vocalist/rhythm guitarist Brandon Gibbs (CHEAP THRILL), can be streamed below.
Rockett recently took to Twitter to complain that POISON couldn't hit the road this summer because a certain member of the glam-metal act was "making it a... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 6 months ago
Poison’s ‘Nothin’ But A Good Time’ Featured In New Hardees Ad
by Dave Swanson June 18, 2014 6:47 PM
In the new ‘Everybody Wants Some’ ad from Hardees/Carl’s Jr., the familiar sounds of Poison‘s ‘Nothin’ But A Good Time’ play in the background while the voice-over announces, “Everybody wants the biggest chicken breasts in fast food.”
The ‘Big Chicken Filet’ sandwich, which is “dusted in Southern spices,” is presented as being in demand by everyone —... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 7 months ago
JANE'S ADDICTION, Ex-VAN HALEN, SLAYER, MEGADETH Members To Perform At 'The Ox & The Loon'
March 24, 2014
Tichy/Sutton Productions has announced the first star-studded lineup of The Ox & The Loon — a night of rhythmic lunacy in honor of legends John Entwistle and Keith Moon of THE WHO.
On Thursday, April 24 at the House Of Blues in West Hollywood, California, Brian Tichy and Joe Sutton bring you The Ox & The Loon! After many popular Bonzo Bashes and the first Randy Rhoads Remembered celebration at NAMM 2014, Tichy and Sutton put a night... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 10 months ago
KORN, ANTHRAX, TWISTED SISTER, POISON Drummers Confirmed For Next 'Bonzo Bash'
November 23, 2013
The next "Bonzo Bash" will take place on Thursday, January 23, 2014 at The Observatory in Santa Ana, California.
"Bonzo Bash" is the "celebration show" that John Bonham freak/worshipper/drum lifer Brian Thomas Tichy (WHITESNAKE, FOREIGNER, OZZY OSBOURNE, BILLY IDOL) put together to pay tribute to the one and only drummer he has never stopped listening to and being inspired by since he was 10 years old.
One day in 2010, Tichy thought... Read More
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Music is a whore, Dress it up!
I'm a drummer. I hit things for a living. Thats a sign of a disturbed person.
His faves actors are Jack Nicholson, Dustin Hoffman, Sylvester Stallone, Warren Beatty and Mickey Rourke. His faves actresses are: Daryl Hannah, Meryl Streep, Sissy Spacek, Kim Basinger, Brigitte Nielsen and Marilyn Monroe.
After almost twenty years with Poison, Rockett released his first solo album, Glitter 4 Your Soul on January 7, 2003 which was distributed online. The album was a tribute to 1970s glam rock.
Glitter 4 Your Soul is the debut solo album by Poison drummer Rikki Rockett, released in 2003 (and reissued in 2008). The record features former band member Blues Saraceno on guitars. Poison front man Bret Michaels provides lead vocals for "Tear it Down" and Rikki Rockett himself sings his first lead vocal on "Life's a Gas." The rest of the lead vocals are performed by Rikki's friends (other L.A musicians). The album is a tribute to 70's glam rock.
Nothin' but a good time
A small town girl and a city boy meet on the Sunset Strip, while pursuing their Hollywood dreams.