Sylvain Sylvain
American guitarist
Sylvain Sylvain
Sylvain Sylvain is an American rock guitarist, most notable for being a member of the New York Dolls.
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THE BOROUGHS Announce Full Line-Up: NEW YORK DOLLS Joined by Locals Acts! - Altsounds.com
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Formed in 1971, the raw, pioneering punk outfit and its mainstay members, David Johansen and Sylvain Sylvain, paved the way for music to come. In 2010 in a castle in the North of England, the two worked together on a new Dolls album (their fifth to
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Danzando coi tacchi a spillo, ecco, di nuovo, i New York Dolls - TicinOnline.ch
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Sylvain Sylvain (chitarra), fondatore della band insieme a David Johansen (voce), ne narra il concepimento e le registrazioni… Perché la decisione della reunion nel 2004? Ne avete ricavato anche un disco, The Return Of The New York Dolls – Live From
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Jamming Up the Debt Ceiling - San Diego Reader
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What to do, how to choose: the hot ticket's at the Cricket, where glam-punk perennials David Jo, Sylvain Sylvain, and their New York Dolls teach the pop-metal party boys in Mötley Crüe and Poison about Dancing Backward in High Heels...at the other end
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Win Paul Wassif's "Looking Up Feeling Down" On CD. Debut Album Features Eric ... - Where's Eric
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Later, he was in bands with Jerry Nolan and Sylvain Sylvain (both of the New York Dolls). Paul collaborated on Bert Jansch's last two albums, Edge Of A Dream ("Black Cat Blues") and several tracks on The Black Swan. Today, Paul's musical style
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Outlaw Jam 2 - Frederick News Post (subscription)
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In 2004, the band reformed with three original members, two of whom -- David Johansen and Sylvain Sylvain -- continue on today and have released three records of new material. Original bassist Arthur Kane died shortly after their first reunion concert
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Squeeze the Day for 7/26 - Cincinnati CityBeat
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And they can't do an “official” reunion because, besides David Johansen and Sylvain Sylvain, all of the other Dolls have passed away. The Dolls helped draft the blueprint of Punk Rock and were also big influences on artists from other genres (Metal,
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Mötley Crüe, Poison and New York Dolls Roll Through Toronto - RockStar Weekly
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The Dolls entertained, but it was disappointing that the only original band member, other than Johansen, guitarist Sylvain Sylvain, didn't perform due to undisclosed illness. Johansen joked, telling the crowd that it was a reaction to the “brown acid”
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Dolls leader looks back on 4 decades - Quad City Times
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Now viewed as the pioneering group in glam rock, the Dolls have had a tumultuous history, but two members - singer David Johansen and guitarist Sylvain Sylvain - have continued. In a telephone interview as his tour bus headed to Uncasville, Conn.,
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L'amour est dans le pré 6 : Départs, déclarations et premiers baisers ! - Pure People
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Le choix de Sylvain : Sylvain choisit Valérie. Magalie veut partir plus tôt. Le bonus : Premier baiser pour Sylvain et Valérie. Les deux tourtereaux ne peuvent plus détacher leurs bouches l'une de l'autre. Mais, pour cette fois, ce sera chambre à part
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New York Dolls show they still rule | Philadelphia Inquirer | 2011-07-18 - Philadelphia Inquirer
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Fronted by two of their cofounders - singer David Johansen, 61, deep-voiced, appearing sarcastically bemused, and brilliant arranger/guitarist-vocalist Sylvain Sylvain, 60 - the Dolls were, notably, the only band working fresh material
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Dolls thrive on musical, not monetary, success - Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
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When he hears such high praise, founding guitarist Sylvain Sylvain enjoys the compliment but questions the payoff. “It makes me feel great. I never became rich at this, so if that's the only way they're going to pay me and reward me, I appreciate it,”
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Waiting list for Meals on Wheels? Strafford County budget cut may put elderly ... - Foster's Daily Democrat
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"In reality the average monthly income of our clients is $700 per month," said Sylvain. Sylvain also pointed out that the food delivery program serves as a wellness check, and last year, alone, delivery drivers discovered 11 people who had either died
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Take a Ride on the Wild Side - Lumino Magazine
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The New York Dolls, which these days consists of original members Johansen and guitarist Sylvain Sylvain, along with rock veterans Earl Slick on guitar, bassist Kenny Aaronson and drummer Jason Sutter, showed the sparse Tinley Park crowd why they were
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The Black Lillies - Black and White
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The new New York Dolls have been together longer than the original act, although this tour has surviving members David Johansen and Sylvain Sylvain fronting a session-man supergroup. That means Earl Slick on guitar and a rhythm section of bassist Kenny
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Observations on Motley Crue, Poison and New York Dolls - Las Vegas Weekly (blog)
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Before the band members can even put their instruments down at the end of the set, guitarist Sylvain Sylvain takes the mic and insists on an encore. The audience doesn't seem to care. • The Bret Michaels Super Cruise advertised via a prerecorded
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The Half Decent Football Magazine - When Saturday Comes
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Guest star DJs included Sylvain Sylvain (New York Dolls), Peaches, Gerard Way (My Chemical Romance), The Darkness, Dave Ball (Soft Cell), Kenickie, Brighton's own Eighties Matchbox, and Ladytron... while acts including Adam Ant, Nicky Wire (Manics),
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A Father's Day to remember: Motley Crue, Poison, New York Dolls in Utah - Salt Lake Tribune (blog)
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Johansen and fellow Doll Sylvain Sylvain recently released The New York Dolls' third album after they reunited in 2004. “Dancing Backward In High Heels” came out in March, and was a departure for the duo as they explored their roots, pre-New York
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New York Dolls' Sylvain Sylvain Talks Touring with Poison and Mötley Crüe ... - Phoenix New Times (blog)
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But guitarist Sylvain Sylvain and the rest of the New York Dolls take everything in stride -- a big stride in high heels, full of pomp and raw garage pop. We recently caught up with Sylvain to discuss the tour, the new Dolls album, and why guys from
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Friday Night: Motley Crue & Poison At Toyota Center - Houston Press (blog)
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It doesn't diminish the remaining power of seeing lead singer Johansen and guitarist Sylvain Sylvain onstage together, but it is a defanged model of the band. The newer material, from their last three Dolls 2.0 albums, doesn't quite mix with the older
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Sylvain Sylvain
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 2012
    Age 61
    In November 2012, Sylvain posted a video for his new single, "Leaving New York," on the Internet, and it was available on iTunes on December 2, 2012.
    More Details Hide Details In 2013 and 2014 Sylvain joined with Glen Matlock as the Sex Doll Tour. In 2015, Sylvain emerged with a new band called Sylvain Sylvain and the Sylvains. The Sylvains, who hail from Austin, Texas, consist of Chris Alaniz (drums), Jason "Ginchy" Kottwitz (guitar), and Gabiel Von Asher (bass). In March 2016, they performed at the South by Southwest music festival.
  • FIFTIES
  • 2005
    Age 54
    The reunion was filmed as part of a documentary on former band member Kane and was released in 2005 as New York Doll. On March 18, 2010, at SXSW in Austin, Texas, Sylvain and Cheetah Chrome of The Dead Boys and Rocket from the Tombs debuted their new band, The Batusis.
    More Details Hide Details Their EP is on Smog Veil Records.
  • 2004
    Age 53
    The tour ended with an Atlanta show at the Navarre annual conference co-headlining with John Entwistle. 2004 he reunited with the surviving members of the New York Dolls, along with Steve Conte, Brian Koonin and Brian Delaney.
    More Details Hide Details Arthur Kane, who died in 2004, was replaced by Sami Yaffa. They released three records; "One Day It Will Please Us To Remember Even This," "'Cause I Sez So," and "Dancing Backward in High Heels".
  • TEENAGE
  • 1971
    Age 20
    He played rhythm guitar for the Dolls from 1971 until the group's final dissolution in 1977.
    More Details Hide Details Sylvain and singer David Johansen were the last remaining members at the time the group broke up. After the dissolution of the Dolls, he frequently played with Johansen on some of his solo records. He started his own band, The Criminals, with another ex-Doll, Tony Machine, and continued to play the New York club scene. He landed a solo recording contract with RCA, and released one album with Lee Crystal (drums; later of Joan Jett's Blackhearts) and Johnny Rao (guitar). He moved to Los Angeles in the early 1990s and recorded one record, Sleep Baby Doll for Fishhead Records. His band mates on this record were: Brian Keats, drums, John Carlucci, bass, and Olivier LeBaron' on lead guitar, with guest appearances by Frank Infante of Blondie and Derwood Andrews of Generation X. In the late 90's he teamed up with the LA punk band The Streetwalkin' Cheetahs for some touring and they recorded a live radio broadcast on KXLU that remains unreleased.
    Before joining the New York Dolls in 1971, Sylvain was a member of the band Actress, which also featured Arthur Kane, Johnny Thunders and former fashion partner, Billy Murcia.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1951
    Age 0
    Born on February 14, 1951.
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