from melodicrock.com THE RETURN OF JIMMY CRESPO: Jimmy Crespo may be best known as the guitarist who replaced Joe Perry in Aerosmith from 1979-1984. Crespo appeared on the Night in the Ruts album and co-wrote the majority of songs on 1982's Rock in a Hard Place, performing almost all the guitar duties on the album. After years of playing with artists including Rod Stewart, Stevie Nicks, Billy Squier, Dee Snider & Lita Ford, Jimmy is ready to return to center stage with his brand new band The Jimmy Crespo Project. Joined by a group of noted musicians, JCP is preparing to play a 90 minute show feat classic rock hits and Crespo era Aerosmith songs you can only hear him play live. 2012 will mark the 30 year anniversary of the release of “Rock In a Hard Place” and for the next two years Jimmy Crespo will let the music do the talkin' playing live shows and releasing an album of original material. For more visit The Official Jimmy Crespo band Facebook Page: Welcome to Facebook or Riff & Roll - The Jimmy Crespo Website.