Addiction, Howie, and The Lucky Rabbit

I’d like to thank everyone that came out to The Lucky Rabbit yesterday to help out Howie and his family!  Milwaukee’s Addiction had a great time rocking the “diverse” crowd! There were kids and grandparents, dancing away to the best 80′s rock that we all know and love!  One of the benefit organizers told me they were super surprised, humbled and grateful for all of the financial support they received.  The band was proud to be a part of the rockin’ afternoon/evening!  The Badgers game and victory kept the place rocking late into the night too!


Addiction! getting ready to Rock The Rabbit!

Next up the Addiction Hair Band Assault Machine descends on The Lucky Rabbit in Waukesha.  It’s an early show from 4-8 pm.  Addiction is proud to be a part of this special benefit show for “Howie’, a young boy fighting cancer that could use our help and prayers.  There will be food and raffles and of course, lots of Metal Mayhem!  The benefit runs from 1-8 pm.  Hope you can join us!



Addiction at The Whammy Bar!

Hey Head Bangers! Thanks to everyone that joined Addiction at The Whammy Bar last night!  We had a hell of a time, and it looked like y’all did too!  Special thanks to Pete and Kelly for all the great changes they’ve made to the stage.  The Whammy Bar supports local music in a BIG WAY!  Thank You!

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Addiction’s playing The Whammy Bar Saturday 3/22

Hey all you Hair Band aficionados, Addiction! is playing at The Whammy Bar Saturday March 22 and we’re bringing all kinds of new Metal Mayhem with us!  Nobody likes a fat cover charge, so this is gonna be a NO COVER CHARGE show!  We’re doing 3 full sets, no opening band.  80′s Hair Band Metal ALL NIGHT LONG!  Bring your spandex and hairspray, muhahahahaha! All right, leave the spandex at home! LMAO  A~


Happy New Year from Addiction!

Hey Rockers! Hope you had a great New Year’s! We’re looking forward to many new places & faces this year. We’re doing some recording and working on some new promo material right now. Booking shows for February and forward. Drop us a line if you’d like Addiction! to rock your place! Hope to see YOU soon!

Merry Christmas from Addiction!

Hey Rockers,

Hope you had a Rippin’ Thanksgivin’ and you’re enjoying the manic run up to Christmas! We’re working on lots of new material right now: Black Sabbath, Def Leppard, Dokken, Megadeth and Scorpions, just to name a few. We’re looking to rock your ass off in 2014 with plenty of new music added to our Hair Band Assault Machine! Muhahhahah!!



Addiction! had a blast at Papa’s!

Big thanks to Matt, Megan and the whole crew at Papa’s for helping us to rock the house! Addiction played a 90 minute set of blistering 80′s rock to a hell of a crowd! Special shout out goes to a great group of friends I first met at work 25+ years ago, who joined us! They’re the hardest partying Walgreens crew (from about 1986) who can still bring it! Woooooohooooooo! Thanks also to Billy Bon Scott and our friend Eddie, for making the whole night happen! Here’s a few pics, I hope to upload more later this week or weekend. Rawk On!  ~A

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Addiction! opening for CWA – Cheeseheads With Attitude – Featuring Stevie Rachelle of TUFF


We opened up for TUFF back on June 28 and it was a f’in blast!  Their singer Steve Rachelle has a very cool side project called CWA and they do some great parody tunes featuring our very own GREEN BAY PACKERS!  We’re splitting up the evening into our opening set, then the CWA set, followed by mixed jam with all of us, somehow. We’ll see :)

The WHAMMY BAR is hosting this one and they’ll take $2 off the cover charge if you wear GREEN BAY PACKER gear!  Wear your GBP colors everyone!

THIS FRIDAY Sept 13, 2013 !!!


Things you may not know about CWA:

* C.W.A. has sold roughly 50,000 combined units to date.
* C.W.A. has been recognized by the official Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame!
* C.W.A. played to 10,000 people at the Super Bowl XXXII pep-rally in San Diego
* C.W.A. has a combined weight of over 600 lbs.
* C.W.A. wear authentic NFL/Green Bay Packers football pants when performing.
* C.W.A. are all Wisconsin pure breeds but currently reside in California
* C.W.A. plays parodies of famous hits songs like Weird Al Yankovic.
* C.W.A. has a combined age of over 100 years.
* C.W.A. has never met, or hung out with Brett Favre, yet?