Steven Tyler

Steven Tyler is an American singer, musician and former television personality. He is best known as the lead singer of the Boston-based rock band Aerosmith, in which he plays the harmonica and percussion, he is known as the "Demon of Screamin"' due to his wide vocal range. He is known for his on-stage acrobatics. During his high-energy performances, Tyler dresses in bright, colorful outfits with his trademark scarves hanging from his microphone stand. In the 1970s, Tyler rose to prominence as the lead singer of Aerosmith, which released such milestone hard rock albums as Toys in the Attic and Rocks, along with a string of hit singles, including "Dream On", "Sweet Emotion" and "Walk This Way". By the late 1970s and early 1980s, Tyler had a heavy drug and alcohol addiction and the band's popularity waned. In 1986, Tyler completed drug rehabilitation and Aerosmith rose to prominence again when Tyler and Joe Perry joined Run-DMC for a re-make of the classic Aerosmith song "Walk This Way," which became a Top 5 hit.

Aerosmith subsequently launched a remarkable comeback with the multi-platinum albums Permanent Vacation, Get a Grip and Nine Lives, which produced a combined thirteen Top 40 singles and won the band numerous awards. During this time, the band embarked on their longest and most extensive concert tours, promoted their singles with conceptual music videos and made notable appearances in television and video games. In the wake of this success, Tyler emerged as one of the most enduring rock icons. Since the late 1980s, he has embarked on several solo endeavors including guest appearances on other artists' music, film and TV roles, authoring a bestselling book and solo work. While tension with his Aerosmith bandmates boiled in 2009 and 2010 after he fell off the stage at a concert, had a relapse with prescription drugs, signed on to American Idol without telling his bandmates, Tyler has continued to record music and perform with Aerosmith, after more than 48 years in the band. In 2016, Tyler released his debut solo album, We're All Somebody from Somewhere, a country rock album that included the hit single "Love Is Your Name".

Tyler supported the album with the "Out on a Limb" Tour. Tyler continues to perform both solo and with Aerosmith. Tyler is included among Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Singers, he was ranked third on Hit Parader's Top 100 Metal Vocalists of All Time. In 2001, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with Aerosmith and in 2013, Tyler and his songwriting partner Joe Perry received the ASCAP Founders Award and were inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Steven Victor Tallarico was born on March 26, 1948, at the Stuyvesant Polyclinic in Manhattan, New York, moved to the Bronx when he was three years old; the family relocated to Yonkers. Tallarico is the son of Susan Ray, a secretary, Victor A. Tallarico, a classical musician and pianist who taught music at Cardinal Spellman High School in The Bronx. Tyler's father was of Italian and German descent, while his mother was of Polish and English ancestry, he has noted on a number of occasions that his maternal grandfather was Ukrainian and changed his surname from "Czarnyszewicz" to "Blancha".

His paternal grandfather, Giovanni Tallarico, was from Cotronei, Italy. Tyler learned on the genealogy show Who Do You Think You Are? that his great-great-great-grandfather was part African-American. Steven has one older sister named Lynda. Tyler attended Roosevelt High School in Yonkers, New York, but was expelled from the school due to drug use, he graduated from Quintano's school for Young Professionals. At 17, Tyler spent time in Greenwich Village, New York, the highlight of, seeing a Rolling Stones concert. Tyler states that he and his friends "hung around for a while, buzzing like crazy just because we got to touch them." He added, "Everybody told me that I looked just like Mick Jagger with my big lips and Keith Richards was the music I used to love more than anything." A photo in the band's autobiography Walk This Way shows Tyler standing behind Mick Jagger outside a hotel. Before Aerosmith, Tyler wrote what would become one of Aerosmith's signature songs, "Dream On". In 1969, Tyler attended a local rock show in Sunapee, New Hampshire, where he first saw future bandmates Joe Perry and Tom Hamilton, who at the time were playing in a band called the Jam Band.

Tyler stated he was struck by their raw power and attitude. Around 1970, Tyler and Hamilton decided to form a band. Tyler, who had played drums in many of his previous bands while in school, insisted that he would be the frontman and lead singer. Joey Kramer, an old acquaintance of Tyler's from New York, was recruited to play the drums. Tyler invited Ray Tabano, to play rhythm guitar. Driven by a collective ambition to launch their careers as full-time musicians and hopeful recording artists, the band moved to Boston, shared a small apartment at 1325 Commonwealth Avenue, in Brighton in the fall of 1970. Shortly after relocating to Boston, Tyler's dissatisfaction with Tabano's lack of passion and dedication prompted the band to replace Tabano with Brad Whitford. Although Tyler was ne

Park Street Firehouse

The Park Street Firehouse is an historic fire station at 47 Park Street in Adams, Massachusetts. It was built around 1890, during the boom of Adams' industrial facilities, is a prominent local example of Queen Anne Victorian architecture executed in brick; the station, now in commercial use, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982. The Park Street Firehouse is located in the town center of Adams, on the east side of Park Street, between the Armory Block and the Jones Block, two buildings that dwarf it in height though all three are three stories, it is built out with ground floor equipment bays altered to support commercial use. The second floor has a band of three sash windows, the third floor has three windows, but they are individually set in round-arch openings; the building is distinctive for its window treatments, which include small panes of colored glass in the second floor windows. The Adams Fire District was established in 1872 as a quasi-public fire protection service, dominated by local mill owners.

The district's fire protection services extended to other buildings located in villages near the mills for a fee. This building was the second built for the district, appears to have been designed as a larger facility than those located in other villages; the upper floors housed apartments. In the 20th century, the building was adapted for use by an ambulance service, it has since been converted into other commercial uses. National Register of Historic Places listings in Berkshire County, Massachusetts

National Bureau of Air Accidents Investigation of Ukraine

The National Bureau of Air Accidents Investigation of Ukraine is the national civil aviation incident investigation authority of Ukraine, a "specialist expert organization" consisting of 40 experts and subordinated to the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine. The bureau was established on March 21, 2012 by the special Cabinet Decree #228 according to the provisions of the Aerial Code of Ukraine; as of April 2012, Oleg Babenko was the Bureau DirectorBureau is headquartered in Kiev at #14 Peremohy Ave.. The NBAAI had requested that the Dutch Safety Board participate in the international investigation of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17; the NBAAI delegated the investigation to the DSB because of the large number of Dutch passengers and the fact that the flight originated in Amsterdam. State Aviation Administration of Ukraine National Bureau for Civilian Aircraft Events and Accidents Investigation National Bureau for Civilian Aircraft Events and Accidents Investigation Розслідуванням авіаційних подій та інцидентів з цивільними літаками займатиметься незалежна експертна установа news on the Government Portal Катастрофу в Донецке расследует Нацбюро расследований авиапроисшествий