frontman Steven Tyler
has stated he isn't leaving the band during a surprise appearance at Joe Perry
solo gig in New York last night (November 10).
Watch video footage of the declaration at this location
In recent weeks the band have been dogged by rumours that Tyler
has quit, with guitarist Perry
seemingly confirming that the singer had left Aerosmith
on Monday (November 9).
However, midway through a Joe Perry Project
gig at New York's Filmore venue, Tyler
appeared onstage and addressed the audience.
"I just want New York to know, I am not leaving Aerosmith,
" he said, before turning to Perry
and stating: "And Joe Perry, you are a man of many colours but I, motherfucker, am the rainbow!
then instructed Perry
's drummer to play, and the band launched into Aerosmith
's 1975 hit "Walk This Way
Thanks for the report to Nme.com