Richie Sambora says fans can count on every new Bon Jovi album being a reflection of where the band is at upon its release. This week Bon Jovi released its 12th studio album, What About Now, and tonight (March 14th) they appear on Fox's American Idol. The band will perform the disc's lead single, "Because We Can."

Richie Sambora explained that every new Bon Jovi album is essentially a snapshot of the band's life and times: