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  Poison - MSN Encarta
Poison is an American rock band which achieved great success and popularity in the late 1980s and the 1990s.
A poisonous substance may originate as a mineral, vegetable, or an animal, and it may assume the form of a solid, liquid, or gas.
Poisons in humans are usually classified according to their effects as corrosives, irritants, or narcotics; the last named are also known as systemic or nerve poisons.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761577644/Poison.html   (800 words)

  
  Poison (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Poison was also the name of both a shortlived British punk group who eventually became the thrash metal band Anihilated, and a German fl metal band.
Poison's music, and that of glam metal, was characterised by loud and anthemic guitar riffs, and its image, by flamboyant special effects, costumes, hair and make-up, and a emphasis on hedonism.
Poison recorded a number of performances during its 1990/1991 Flesh and Blood tour which were released in November 1991 as their fourth album, Swallow This Live.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Poison_(band)   (1322 words)

  
 Poison - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Within chemistry and physics, a poison is a substance that obstructs or inhibits a reaction, for example by binding to a catalyst.
Poisons have been known to be symbolized by the skull and crossbones (shown beside), although since this attracts children (being linked to pirates) it is gradually being replaced by Mr.
Oxidizers Poisons of this class are generally not very harmful to higher life forms such as humans (for whom the outer layer of cells are more or less disposable), but lethal to microorganisms such as bacteria.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Poison   (1825 words)

  
 Poison: Sacrificial, Surreal and Sexual by Anthony Kuzminski, at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre in Tinley Park - ...
This is a band that relishes their place in the annals of rock n' roll and do not apologize for it.
Poison has toured the amphitheater circuit eight of the last nine years and somehow they appear to defy odds by continuing to fill seats year after year.
Poison were once hard rock titans and I'm happy to say that a band who was once lost has now been found and has turned their inner desperation and isolation into revelation through the sheer power of determination which ended in a crashing, surreally pyrotechnic rock n' roll finale.
www.unratedmagazine.com /Articles/Archive/2007/Poison_070717.cfm   (1312 words)

  
 Poison   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In the context of biology, poisons are substances that cause injury, illness, or death to organisms, usually by chemical reaction or other activity on the molecular scale.
Some poisons are also toxins, usually referring to naturally produced substances that kill rapidly in small quantities, such as the bacterial proteins that cause tetanus and botulism.
Poisons of this class are generally not very harmful to higher life forms such as humans (for whom the outer layer of cells are more or less disposable), but lethal to microorganisms such as bacteria.
www.mrsci.com /Toxicology/Poison.php   (1748 words)

  
 trig.com - Positive Poison's biography
Positive Poison members were striving to reach out to the world, and let the people all around it hear out their message that they are trying to give throughout their music.
Positive Poison is against the new generation of cliché music thus creating a parallel line to enlighten as many people as it could and make them enjoy good, real music with the real heart-felt meanings.
Positive Poison isn't and won't be satisfied until it fulfills that which is it's purpose, "I won't stop making music with the band even if I saw my name in neon lights everywhere." said Azura.
trig.com /positivepoison/biography   (1002 words)

  
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He simply refuses to talk to the other guys period." He further stated that, "The band has not fired CC again, as he is trying to claim, we are just moving forward with other options because of his inability to work in a respectful manner with the other members of Poison.
While the fate of Poison as a band is unknown, DeVille is now free to pursue his planned "supergroup," as reported by MTV News in October.
The band has not fired CC again, as he is trying to claim, we are just moving forward with other options because of his inability to work in a respectful manner with the other members of Poison.
www.angelfire.com /wi/poisonrules/news.html   (5249 words)

  
 Moondance Jam - Poison
Poison received a letter from Vice President Dick Cheney thanking the band for contributing 20,000 CDs of the album Flesh and Blood to lift the morale of U.S. Troops during Desert Storm, and their continued support of the Armed Forces.
Poison hit the road in 2002 in support of their new studio album, Hollyweird, which included the first single, a cover of The Who's "Squeeze Box." The tour was presented by VH1 Classic and Best Buy Music.
Poison's huge Summer '06 tour celebrates the band's 20th anniversary and the release of The Best Of Poison - 20 Years Of Rock as a CD (debuts at #17 and goes Gold) and DVD, followed up by the digitally remastered re-release of the band's first three records.
www.moondancejam.com /bands/2008/poison.html   (1532 words)

  
 Poison MP3 Downloads - Poison Music Downloads - Poison Music Videos - Poison Pictures - MP3.com
The band was secretly falling apart, as an infamous appearance on MTV showed Deville perform nearly half of "Talk Dirty to Me" with his guitar unplugged.
The band recorded their fifth studio album, Crack a Smile, for release in 1996, but the record was shelved and replaced with the Greatest Hits: 1986-1996 disc.
Poison Was the greatest hair band of the 80s.
www.mp3.com /artist/poison/summary   (1184 words)

  
 Poison (band) Life story @ HigherPower.org (Higher Power)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
These influences were transplated to California in the late 1970s, mutated following the release of Van Halen's debut in 1978, and ultimately ignited into a colourful music scene on L.A's Sunset Strip in the 1980s.
The band auditioned for a replacement guitarist, eventually narrowing the field down to three candidates: Slash, who would later join Guns N' Roses, Steve Silva from The Joe Perry Project, and Brooklyn expatriate.
Poison had long known of Kix, which had gained a local following in Hagerstown, Maryland, a short distance from Harrisburg, Poison's original home.
higherpower.org /encyclopedia/Poison_(band)   (1097 words)

  
 Poison (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Poison, a substance that causes injury, illness, or death to organisms
Poison is a card game developed by prolific game designer Reiner Knizia.
Poison is also a name given to several songs:
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Poison_(disambiguation)   (175 words)

  
 Entertainment | PE.com | Southern California News | News for Inland Southern California
Poison, the poster band of the Sunset Strip pop-metal period in the mid- to late '80s, may have suffered the backlash along with other "hair metal" acts once grunge became king, but they found a way to continue to pack the house.
He was kicked out of the band for a while and replaced by two different guitarists.
Poison walked the tightrope between fading into oblivion and joining the "Spinal Tap-ish" pantheon that took ahold of so many of their contemporaries.
www.pe.com /entertainment/stories/PE_Ent_Guide_D_poison.295ee3.html   (512 words)

  
 BreakingCustom v1.0
I believe the original intent of the band was to be a 'noisecore emo band' hahaha whatever that is. That idea was something kind of new and fresh at the time and since we were all fans of both heavy and melodic music it seemed natural to incorporate both elements.
This record shows that we are not a band that is willing to stagnate, but a band that has always and will always strive to write the best material we can, pushing the envelope for both the listener and ourselves.
Poison The Well are in North Hollywood demoing 7 songs at Steakhouse Studios for their upcoming new album.
www.breakingcustom.com /php/band.php?id=322   (779 words)

  
 Metroactive Music | Poison
That was in 1987, and Poison ruled the charts with its glammed-out ambiguous sexuality and raunchy L.A. cock rock.
Poison combined slinky hell-cat appeal with sleazy rock and roll, and their lyrics were charged with innuendo and double-entendres.
Although Poison was leading the way in the glam-rock sect of heavy metal, many critics regarded the crew as a throwaway with little promise.
www.metroactive.com /papers/metro/04.27.00/poison-0017.html   (833 words)

  
 Poison The Well // Bands // Lambgoat
At this point, Poison The Well would recruit and turn into a one-singer band, while being picked up by Trustkill Records (Harvest,Nora), and "The Opposite of December" would be released in early-1999.
The band would then embark on more tours, and its fanbase would explode, as Poison the Well would lead the new strain of hardcore that combined melody and singing.
Although the band has gone through several line-up changes, it has toured around the country with numerous hardcore stalwarts, and has just released a new full-length, "Tear From the Red," on Trustkill.
www.lambgoat.com /bands/view.aspx?id=54   (230 words)

  
 CD Review: Poison ~ Capitol Reissues
This combination of excitement and fear may be exacerbated when the band is one like Poison, well-known for being outrageous and pushing the edge of their own boundaries.
During the interview, which is interspersed with bits of other well-known tracks, the band members discuss everything from what they like about one another to how they got their name.
When a band becomes as famous as Poison did and manages to stay strong on the scene over the course of two decades, it is sometimes easy to forget that they were once normal people with normal lives.
www.vintagerock.com /classiceye/poison_reissues.aspx   (571 words)

  
 Poison: Greatest Video Hits - DVD Movie Central
While fans ate up the band’s good time anthems, wild and unpredictable stage shows, and sexual swagger, detractors were complaining that Poison was a plague on the music industry, emphasizing style over substance and showmanship over musicianship.
Poison’s first two home video releases, Sight for Sore Ears and Flesh, Blood and Video Tapes are included in their entirety, with their respective videos as well as backstage footage, interview clips and more.
Poison: Greatest Video Hits is a fun, loud look back at a musical era when rock was wild, hair was big, and flash and trash equalled cash.
www.dvdmoviecentral.com /ReviewsText/poison.htm   (805 words)

  
 Peacedogman.com - Dig This Up   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The band's first LP was released in 1986 entitled “Kings of Punk”;.
The band members were all quite big men but their excessive lifestyle had caused them to balloon to even bigger proportions.
In the final stages of the band's career the Pig Champion become so large that he played live shows sitting down and in 1993 he left the band.
www.peacedogman.com /digthisuppi.htm   (1654 words)

  
 Poison Rock Band
The band's tunes are often not remembered as well as their garish costumes, overblown hair, feminizing make-up, and frenetic stageshow, all delivered via the metal-heavy MTV of the mid to late 1980s.
Poison is an American rock band who acheieved the height of their fame in the 80's and early 90's.
The band, are considered the epitome of the glam metal scene, and were well known for their feminine makeup, overblown hair and energetic stageshows.
www.squidoo.com /PoisonRockBand   (1294 words)

  
 Get Ready to ROCK! Review of CD album by rock band Poison called Poison'd featuring covers of tracks originally ...
One of the biggest selling bands of their genre, the band have sold over 25 million albums in a 20 year career - and believe it or not they are still selling out the big venues with their annual US tours.
Produced mostly by legendary producer Don Was, 4 tracks have been previously released by the band, this CD is a revelation.
However, this does not detract from the fact that the band have pulled off what others have tried before- and failedto do - they have released a credible covers album, that coinciding with this summer's tour, should do well for them.
www.getreadytorock.com /reviews2007/poison3.htm   (217 words)

  
 Poison Announces New Studio Album, POISON'D!, to Be Released June 5 by EMI America Records/Capitol
Poison's North American Summer Tour Begins June 12 HOLLYWOOD, Calif., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Poison, one of rock's most iconic and enduring bands, has recorded a new album of cover songs, featuring many of their favorite rock classics.
Poison continued to tour arenas and amphitheatres and recorded the Platinum Native Tongue and Crack A Smile.
The 18-track hits collection was soon certified gold, and Poison tore through the summer of 2006 on their highly successful "20 Years of Rock" North American concert tour.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/04-03-2007/0004558764&EDATE=   (803 words)

  
 Hollyweird - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hollyweird is the sixth full studio album by American hair metal band Poison.
The result was an at times awkward combination of old and new sounds, with guitarist C.C. DeVille frequently preferring pop and punk rock sounds to the heavy metal style which had characterised Poison's previous records.
The band's new style was particularly evident in the songs "Emperor's New Clothes", "Livin' In the Now" and "Home (C.C's Story)" which featured DeVille on lead vocals.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hollyweird   (242 words)

  
 SWAG | music rock pop memorabilia guitar picks
CC Deville small print white on grey guitar pick with the Poison band logo on the front from the 2003 tour.
Bobby Dall white on green guitar pick with the Poison band logo on the front from the 2003 tour.
CC Deville white on grey guitar pick with the Poison band logo on the front from the 2003 tour.
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 Poison lyrics and Poison guitar tabs, Poison pictures and biography
Band fonts section Poison is another category that deserves some attention, especially for those who are big fans of the band Poison and like to collect or create band logos and such.
Our band font section has quiet a few different fonts for you to download, so you can type any text the way your favorite band writes their on their album cover.
Members will be able to submit and rate Poison tablature and lyrics, add pictures and other information about Poison such as reviews, comments, interesting facts in the history of the band Poison.
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 Las Vegas SUN: Poison: This metal band is hair to stay
Besides, he says, he thinks the "hair band" label is a misnomer, leading some to believe the music that dominated the era was all style and no substance.
Poison earlier this month released its ninth disc, "Hollyweird," which it is touring to support -- thus thwarting any notions that the group is merely out on a lucrative nostalgia trip.
Nevertheless, fans are still buying Poison's discs -- a fact not lost on Michaels, who says it speaks volumes about the staying power of hair bands.
www.lasvegassun.com /sunbin/stories/do/2002/may/31/513517902.html   (1068 words)

  
 Poison Whiskey - Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Poison Whiskey Band is the truest and most popular group of it’s kind.
Poison Whiskey has been performing to sell-out crowds in clubs, concerts, fairs, and festivals for quite some time now, with a lead singer who recreates the powerful, rowdy stage presence of the late Ronnie VanZant with an uncanny resemblance.
Poison Whiskey has shared the stage with other national acts such as The Charlie Daniels Band, Molly Hatchet, The Guess Who, Blue Oyster Cult, Kansas, and the Little River Band.
www.promusicnet.com /poisonwhiskey   (315 words)

  
 Poison Tribute - POSIN "The World's Ultimate POISON Experience"
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Poison tribute act has recaptured and perfected one of rock’s most notorious party rock bands of all time.
The band is fully endorsed by the original members of Poison and uses every ounce of energy to live the life of the band on and off stage.
www.posinweb.com   (168 words)

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