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Vince Neil Salutes His Mötley Crüe Band Mates

Image courtesy of Image Courtesy Motley Records/Eleven Seven Records (via ABC News Radio)
Image courtesy of Image Courtesy Motley Records/Eleven Seven Records (via ABC News Radio)

If you've seen  Mötley Crüe  on the All Bad Things Must Come to an End tour, you know that the three musicians on board --  Tommy Lee ,  Mick Mars  and  Nikki Sixx  -- are a talented bunch. Singer  Vince Neil  agrees; though the band members have had their share of spats over the years, the singer has no trouble admitting that he's surrounded by skilled professionals. Neil tells ABC News Radio that Mars in particular is "an outstanding guitar player [and] very underrated because he shies away from press." 

Neil says that even after 33 years of playing together, "[Mick] plays stuff where I go 'Wow, where did that come from?' When he does his solos it's pretty amazing, the stuff that he comes up with."

Vince also appreciates Lee, who he describes to ABC News Radio as being "like  John Bonham . He's just a pure rock drummer [and] he has a great meter."  As for Nikki Sixx, Neil calls him "a great bass player [and]  a great showman."

Agreeing with the legions of fans who are mourning the end of Mötley Crüe -- because, of course, the band has insisted they will never tour again under the band name -- Neil tells ABC News Radio, "you put everybody together, we're Mötley Crüe and that's why we've been together for so long." 

Here are the remaining dates on Mötley Crüe's tour:

8/26 -- Saratoga Springs, NY, Saratoga Performing Arts Center
8/27 -- Allentown, PA, Great Allentown Fair
8/29 -- Wantagh, NY, Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
8/30 -- Holmdel, NJ, PNC Bank Arts Center
8/31 -- Darien Center, NY, Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
10/10 -- Oklahoma City, OK, Chesapeake Energy Arena
10/11 -- The Woodlands, TX, Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
10/12 -- Bossier City, LA, CenturyLink Center
10/14 -- Louisville, KY, KFC Yum! Center
10/15 -- Nashville, TN, Bridgestone Arena
10/17 -- Hollywood, FL, Seminole Hard Rock
10/19 -- Jacksonville, FL, Veterans Memorial Arena
10/21 -- Greenville, SC, Bon Secours Wellness Arena
10/22 -- Greensboro, NC, Greensboro Coliseum
10/25 -- Atlantic City, NJ, Borgata Events Center
10/26 -- Montville, CT, Mohegan Sun Arena
10/29 -- Syracuse, NY, The OnCenter
11/5 -- Biloxi, MS, Mississippi Coast Coliseum
11/6 -- Southaven, MS, Landers Center
11/9 -- Moline, IL, iWireless Center
11/11 -- Green Bay, WI, Resch Center
11/12 -- Madison, WI, Alliant Energy Center
11/13 -- Omaha, NE, CenturyLink Center
11/15 -- St. Paul, MN, Xcel Energy Center
11/16 -- Fargo, ND, FargoDome
11/18 -- Edmonton, AB, Rexall Place
11/19 -- Calgary, AB, Scotiabank Saddledome
11/21 -- Vancouver, BC, Rogers Arena

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