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'Paramedic' Ants Are the First to Rescue and Heal Their Wounded Comrades

Weird & Wild<p>Matabele ants nurse each other back to health after battle with a surprisingly high success rate, a new study finds.<p>Weird & Wild<p>Matabele ants, native to sub-Saharan Africa, lay siege to the termite colonies they eat by the hundreds, braving the potentially life-threatening bites of …

Ants

Steve Vai: My Best And Worst Gigs Of All Time

Listen now<p>Steve Vai has just kicked off the North American leg of his 'Passion and Warfare' 25th Anniversary tour, with the guitar superstar …

Johnson facing biggest challenge of ending Jackets' slump

ATLANTA (AP) — Paul Johnson always has been able to draw upon recent success when he has hit losing streaks during his nine years as Georgia Tech's coach.<p>Not now.<p>Georgia Tech's three straight Atlantic Coast Conference losses have crushed the Yellow Jackets' hopes of winning the Coastal Division. …

Heavy Metal Songs About Weed

Whether you're taking hits from your bong, hitting your pipe, or smoking a blunt, you'll enjoy it more if you have the perfect heavy metal songs …

See Metallica Build ‘Hardwired’ From the Riff Up in Making-Of Video

After Metallica debuted their new single “Hardwired” and unleashed the song live, the band has now shared a behind-the-scenes look at the recording …

How Metallica's Kirk Hammett Founded a Thriving Startup

An exclusive interview with the lead guitarist of one of the most successful rock bands of all time, the co-founder of a groundbreaking guitar pedal company, and a very nice guy who clearly loves what he does.<p>You're Kirk Hammett. You play lead guitar for Metallica, the band that has sold more than …

See Metallica Debut Their New Song ‘Hardwired’ Live At A Minneapolis Concert

It’s only been a few days since we first learned Metallica’s new LP <i>Hardwired… to Self-Destruct</i> was on its way down the musical-pike, but we’re already beginning to get a taste of what the legendary Los Angeles heavy metal band has in store for us later this year.<p>Playing a sold-out show at …

New Singles

Guns N’ Roses to play New Zealand

Guns N’ Roses have confirmed two New Zealand shows as part of their <i>Not In This Lifetime</i> tour.<p>They’ll appear in Wellington on February 2 and Auckland …

New Zealand

20 cool things to do in NYC this week

<b>Mon 15</b><p><b>One Idiot’s “This Murder: A Real Murder” Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre; 8pm; $5</b><br>Fans of <i>Making a Murderer</i> will love this one: Sketch comedy …

Pop Punk

Guns N'Roses Played Seattle Friday Night. It Was Fucking Crazy

When asked to cover the Guns N' Roses "Not In This Lifetime" semi-reunion tour, I protested for like 10 minutes. Sure there was a moment in 6th grade …

Seattle

Here's What You Need to Know About Afghanistan's Security Challenge

The giant truck bomb and gunfight that shook a Kabul compound used by foreign contractors on Aug. 1 was only the latest reminder of the security …

Congress’s four female combat veterans are speaking up on military issues

By Karoun Demirjian<p>Karoun Demirjian<p>Congressional reporter focusing on national security<p>Email Bio Follow<p>There are now four female combat veterans in Congress.<p>And they have something to say about the changing face of the Armed Forces, which is officially open to women joining combat units across the …

Veterans

In Missouri, Ferguson Is Still Burning

The four GOP candidates for governor are betting anger over the 2-year-old riots will carry one of them into office.<p>SIKESTON, Missouri — On a Friday evening in late July, Catherine Hanaway stood before 50 attentive citizens of a small town in southeastern Missouri—men in slacks and sneakers, women …

RIP To An Original Member of the Beastie Boys

Original Beastie Boys guitarist John Berry died early Thursday at a Massachusetts health care facility. He was 52.<p>Casual fans of the Beasties might …

Corey Taylor Weighs in on Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Debate

KISS singer-bassist Gene Simmons was recently in a war of words with hip-hop legends N.W.A. over their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame …

Rock Music

Listen to Bun E. Carlos' Cover of the Who's 'Armenia City in the Sky': Exclusive Premiere

Bun E. Carlos and the members of Cheap Trick were finally inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last month. That same day, the band's veteran …

Gretsch Bass Demonstration: Tom Petersson

​Tom Petersson is a professional singer, songwriter, and bass player who has spent most of his life playing rock music. For over thirty-five years, …

TESTAMENT, DEATH ANGEL, Ex-GUNS N' ROSES Members To Play DEEP PURPLE's Entire 'Made In Japan' Album

<b>METAL ALLEGIANCE</b>, the all-star metal band consisting of a rotating cast of musicians, including members of <b>TESTAMENT</b> and <b>DEATH ANGEL</b>, will perform at …

The Great Lakes USA

Peter Morrell hears all about a great region in which to discover a totally different facet of America<p>American Eagle in Wisconsin<p>The Rock and Roll …

Great Lakes

Steve Miller Vows to Bring Down the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame From the Inside

Some people call him the music institution vigilante.<p>Rapidly fading music institution the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame hardly got through its 2016 induction ceremony without pissing off most of its current, former, and future inductees. The idiot guy from Kiss got mad that a hip-hop act was allowed …

JERRY CANTRELL, GLENN HUGHES To Visit Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame for 'SoundExchange Influencers' Interview

The <b>Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame</b> will host a <b>"SoundExchange Influencers"</b> series interview with <b>ALICE IN CHAINS</b>' <b>Jerry Cantrell</b> and 2016 <b>Rock And Roll Hall</b> …

Steve Miller on Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: ‘I’m Gonna Get These Guys’

Weeks after calling the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame a “private boys’ club” full of “fucking gangsters and crooks,” 2016 inductee Steve Miller said …

Steve Miller’s war on the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame is far from over

Joker, smoker, and apparently all day shit talker Steve Miller isn’t done with The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame just yet, and is going to find out just …

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Joker, Smoker, Controversy Stoker: Steve Miller vows to “investigate” Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Steve Miller has a brief message he’d like to share with the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: “Fuck you! Fuck all of you people!” The 2015 inductee …

Listen To METALLICA Frontman JAMES HETFIELD's Guest Appearance On New HEART Album 'Beautiful Broken'

<b>Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame</b> members <b>HEART</b> return July 8 with <b>"Beautiful Broken"</b>, their sixteenth album and their first on <b>Concord Records</b>. <b>HEART</b> has sold …

METALLICA's JAMES HETFIELD Guests On New HEART Album 'Beautiful Broken'; Preview Available

<b>Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame</b> members <b>HEART</b> return July 8 with <b>"Beautiful Broken"</b>, their sixteenth album and their first on <b>Concord Records</b>. <b>HEART</b> has sold …

Watch As Ritchie Blackmore Plays His First Rock Gig in 19 Years

When Deep Purple was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, guitarist Ritchie Blackmore, who <i>Rolling Stone</i> named one of the top 100 guitarists of all-time, did not participate. This should not have been surprising, as Blackmore has not performed rock music since 1997. That’s not to say he …

See All of David Bowie’s Outfits at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

2016 has been a difficult year for music fans. With the deaths of David Bowie and Prince occurring in the just the first four months, many of us are …

Heart's Ann Wilson discusses Jimi Hendrix's performance of "The Star Spangled Banner" at Woodstock