Former Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora and his Aussie girlfriend Orianthi have announced they’re calling it splits, but on a surprisingly bright note.
Longtime Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora, who left the group in 2013, said he always wished the band had been more of a full group project instead of a showcase for frontman Jon Bon Jovi.
The 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony has the potential to reunite many bands. The Cars have committed to performing for the first time since their short-lived 2011 Move Likes This tour, the Moody Blues are willing to play with former keyboardist Mike Pinder and flautist Ray Thomas and at least some version of Dire Straits will take the stage should Mark Knopfler decide he wants that to happen. But the most high-profile reconciliation of the evening will take place when Richie Sambora performs with Bon Jovi.