Joe Perry tweets that his autobiography will be published by Simon and Schuster on November 2nd, 2013. He adds that he and his co-writer David Ritz finished the book's outline while on tour with Aerosmith. And Perry tells us that he'd like to release an expanded version with a best-of CD from his solo career.

Perry and Aerosmith are down to the last two shows on the 2012 leg of their Global Warming Tour -- Tuesday in Tampa, Florida and Thursday in Nashville. Cheap Trick opens.