This was the first lineup under the moniker Beautiful Creatures.Prior to naming, the band opened one show in Houston, Texas for Kiss during their reunion tour after Ted Nugent pulled out.Despite appearing at Ozzfest, the Rolling Rock Tour the band was dropped from their label due to poor album sales.On February 13, 2002, the band announced that Ashba had left the group and the band found a replacement and continued on.After constant support for the band and interest in a tour, they held a nationwide vote for tour dates. announced they would be touring as part of Mötley Crüe's Crüe Fest, along with Buckcherry, Papa Roach and Trapt.The tour was scheduled to start in spring 2008, but had been postponed to the summer due to unforeseeable circumstances. The tour began on July 1, 2008, in West Palm Beach, Florida.
Before Ashba asked for his girlfriend's hand in marriage, he arranged for a special helicopter flight over Las Vegas. it was beautiful she didn’t expect a thing, it was magical.Guns N' Roses guitarist DJ Ashba popped the question to his girlfriend Nathalia Henao in the most romantic of ways back in August, but the result is anything but romantic for three Las Vegas police officers.The proposal sparked an investigation after the use of a Las Vegas police helicopter came into question.During Crüe Fest, Papa Roach drummer Tony Palermo served as a touring drummer for the band.A deluxe tour edition of The Heroin Diaries Soundtrack was released on November 25, 2008, which included a bonus live EP entitled Live Is Beautiful which features recorded performances from the band's summer tour.