VH1's Broadband Channel VSPOT To Begin Airing Exclusive 'VH1 Rock Honors' Performances

May 30, 2006

Beginning tomorrow, VSPOTVH1's broadband channel — will offer exclusive performances from "VH1 Rock Honors" honorees and tribute bands that will not be seen during the show's television broadcast. Additional VSPOT content will include exclusive interviews with "VH1 Rock Honors" honorees, presenters and performers and "Air to the Throne" air guitar performances from the red carpet. Check it all out on VSPOT at vspot.vh1.com. "VH1 Rock Honors" premieres Wednesday, May 31 at 9:00 p.m. Content highlights include:

Exclusive honoree performances found only on VSPOT:

* "Under Pressure" by QUEEN with Paul Rodgers
* "The Green Manalishi" by JUDAS PRIEST
* "Rocket" by DEF LEPPARD
* "Deuce" by KISS

Exclusive & Extended "VH1 Rock Honors Pre-Show" Interviews:

Interviews conducted from the "black carpet" by Matt Pinfield and Jillian Barberie include: Jamie Pressly, FOO FIGHTERS, GODSMACK, Jaime Kennedy, JUDAS PRIEST, Rob Zombie, Scott Ian, Jim Breuer, Tera Patrick, THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS, Vince Neil and Natasha Henstridge.

VH1's "Air To The Throne" winner announced: You voted, now see who rocked their way up to VH1's "Air To The Throne".

Honoree Q&As & Behind-The-Scenes Interviews At Rehearsals: Honoree Q&As focusing on topics such as their signature sound, influences and performing on stage. Matt Pinfield interviews the FOO FIGHTERS, QUEEN's Brian May, JUDAS PRIEST, GODSMACK, DEF LEPPARD and THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS at their dress rehearsals.

Watch sneak peek performances from the show before they air on VH1:

* "We Will Rock You/We Are The Champions" by QUEEN with Paul Rodgers and FOO FIGHTERS
* "Breaking The Law" by JUDAS PRIEST
* "20th Century Boy" by DEF LEPPARD
* "Detroit Rock City" by KISS

Rock royalty received the ultimate form of flattery, at VH1's first annual "VH1 Rock Honors", where some of today's hottest rock acts honored legendary bands KISS, QUEEN, DEF LEPPARD and JUDAS PRIEST. Taped at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, "VH1 Rock Honors", saluted the ground-breaking bands of rock, the once-in-a-lifetime events and the influential people who made a lasting mark on the history of hard rock. Hosted by Jaime Pressly with tribute performances by FOO FIGHTERS, GODSMACK, THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS, Paul Rodgers, Tommy Lee, Slash, Scott Ian, Gilby Clarke, Rob Zombie and surprise guest Ace Frehley. The show also included appearances by Kiefer Sutherland, Gina Gershon, Jaime Kennedy, Jim Breuer, Natasha Henstridge, Brittany Snow and Penn Jillette.

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