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30 Things You Might Not Know About Appetite For Destruction

On July 21st, 1987, <b>Guns N’ Roses</b> <b></b>released their debut album, <i>Appetite for Destruction</i>. To mark the iconic record’s 30th anniversary, here are 30 things …

Music

Mike Shinoda opens up about the future of Linkin Park

Yesterday (July 20) marked the one year anniversary since frontman Chester Bennington died<p>Mike Shinoda has given his thoughts on the future of Linkin …

Rock Music

Watch Chris Cornell's Final Performance with Soundgarden

Last May, Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell passed away in Detroit, just hours after a Soundgarden show at the Fox Theatre.<p>He was 52, …

Chris Cornell

Tom Petty fans asked to submit pictures and videos for new music video

The video will accompany a new song released from 'An American Treasure' - a boxset of largely unreleased material out in September.<p>Tom Petty fans …

Music

18 Things You Might Not Know About Black Sabbath's Master of Reality

On July 21st, 1971, <b>Black Sabbath</b> <b></b>released their third album, <i>Master of Reality</i>. To celebrate its 46th anniversary, here are 18 things you might not …

Guitar

Two original Byrds salute the band's country-rock classic 'Sweetheart of the Rodeo' 50 years later

How could a self-respecting rock musician truly rebel in 1968? This, after all, was after the Summer of Love, a time when musical and cultural conventions were regularly being upended.<p>For two founding members of L.A.’s pioneering folk-rock band the Byrds, the answer was simple: Head south and make …

Country Music

Stewart Copeland Remembers When the Police 'Threw Bombs' at Rush: Exclusive Video

Police drummer recalls band's one-sided beef with Rush in exclusive video.Continue reading…

Allman Brothers Band

Dennis DeYoung Says Promoters Are Forcing Styx to Play "Mr. Roboto"

Former <b>Styx</b> frontman <b>Dennis DeYoung</b> isn't buying the story his former band is telling about why the group is now performing "Mr. Roboto" after 35 years …

Breakups

Ozzy Osbourne Tried Beating the Heat With a Truckload of Ice in His Pool

<b>Ozzy Osbourne</b> spared no expense during a recent heatwave, ordering a truckload of ice to be dumped in his swimming pool to try and cool down the …

Swimming Pools

Billy Gibbons Gets ‘The Big Bad Blues’ On New Album

ZZ Top guitar giant Billy Gibbons will release his second solo album <i>The Big Bad Blues</i> on Concord Records on 21 September. It’s the follow-up to his …

Guitar

16 Amazing Live Albums In Heavy Metal History

Creating the perfect live album might be one of the hardest things a band can do in their career. With all sorts of variables including mood, crowd …

Rock Music

Listen to Jack White cover two Elvis Presley songs on new podcast

The Third Man Records honcho paid tribute to The King<p>Jack White has covered two songs by Elvis on a new podcast.<p>The musician, who also runs the Third …

Jack White

Linkin Park lead tributes to Chester Bennington on the first anniversary of his death

"Eternally grateful for the love, life and creative passion you shared with us and the world"<p>Linkin Park have led tributes to Chester Bennington on …

Music

Hear Rod Stewart Preview New Album With Stirring ‘Didn’t I’

Rod Stewart unveiled an original song, “Didn’t I,” as the first offering from his new solo album, <i>Blood Red Roses</i>, out September 28th via Republic …

Music

Blackberry Smoke Ready ‘Southern Ground Sessions’ Acoustic EP

Blackberry Smoke’s crunchy Southern rock may be made for fuzzed-out electric guitars, but their songs sure do translate well to being played …

Guitar

Jefferson Starship books a psychedelic rock trip to the OC Fair

To clear up any confusion caused by a similarity in names, it is Jefferson Starship that is currently touring. It evolved from Jefferson Airplane and part of the former’s catalog includes the latter’s hits.<p>“Yeah, we’ll be doing some of those songs as well,” said David Freiberg, vocalist, acoustic …

Psychedelia

Radiohead Express Outrage, Hold Moment of Silence at First Toronto Show Since Stage Collapse

Earlier tonight, Radiohead played their first show in Toronto since the 2012 stage collapse that killed the band’s drum tech Scott Johnson. Thom Yorke took a moment to address the tragedy. “We wanted to do a show in Toronto, the stage collapsed, killing one of our colleagues and friends,” he said. …

Radiohead

Here’s how much each artist was paid at Woodstock ’69; Jimi Hendrix is believed to be on top with $18,000! “1. Jimi Hendrix – $18,000 2. Blood, Sweat and Tears – $15,000 3. Joan Baez – $10,000 4....

Here’s how much each artist was paid at Woodstock ’69; Jimi Hendrix is believed to be on top with $18,000!<p>1. Jimi Hendrix – $18,000<br>2. Blood, Sweat …

Jimi Hendrix

John Lennon`s hypocrite life from someone who knew him best -- his Son Julian Lennon.

I remember exactly where I was when I first heard the Beatles music. John Lennon of course brought this country to it`s knees with songs that still …

John Lennon

Darius Rucker reflects on switching from Hootie headliner to country 'baby act' 10 years ago

Ten years ago, Darius Rucker found himself on stage as the new kid -- a feeling the front man of the mega-popular ‘90s rock band Hootie and the …

Music

See Billy Joel, Bruce Springsteen Perform ‘Born to Run,’ ‘Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out’

Billy Joel celebrated a record-breaking milestone on Wednesday night – his 100th performance at Madison Square Garden – with a surprise guest. The …

Music

Billy Joel's 100th show at Madison Square Garden includes Bruce Springsteen surprise

Baby, Billy Joel was “Born to Run.”<p>Joel, famously from Long Island, performed the Bruce Springsteen Jersey anthem “Born to Run,” along with “Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out,” when the Boss came out to help Joel celebrate his 100th show at Madison Square Garden in New York City Wednesday, July …

Rock Music

Bruce Springsteen’s Sold-Out Broadway Show Will Close Out With a New Netflix Special

A performance of "Springsteen on Broadway" will be recorded for a rare special that will play only on the streaming outlet.<p>When Bruce Springsteen’s …

Springsteen on Broadway

Ted Nugent Bars Guns From Virginia Concert

<b>Ted Nugent</b>'s outspoken gun rights advocacy did not prevent his team from instituting a strict no-gun policy at the guitarist's show Tuesday night in …

Ted Nugent

Pink Floyd’s A Foot In The Door makes vinyl debut

2xLP version of 2011 'best of' planned for September 28<p><b>Pink Floyd’s</b> 2011 ‘best of’ compilation <b>A Foot In The Door</b> will be released on vinyl for the …

Los Angeles

New Lynyrd Skynyrd Doc Shows Plane Crash Footage, Traces Band History

A new documentary promises to tell the full story of one of southern rock’s defining bands, warts and all. The film, <i>Lynyrd Skynyrd: If I Leave Here</i> …

Lynyrd Skynyrd

David Bowie’s Mid-Eighties Work Collected for Massive ‘Loving the Alien’ Box Set

David Bowie‘s mid-Eighties career will be explored in the new box set <i>Loving the Alien (1983-1988)</i>, a massive collection that gathers the late icon’s …

David Bowie

David Crosby Announces Intent to License His Name to the Cannabis Industry

LOS ANGELES and TORONTO, July 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- David Crosby, co-founder of two of the most successful bands in history (Crosby, Stills, …

Cannabis

Rod Stewart Back In Bloom With ‘Blood Red Roses’ Album

Rod Stewart has announced the release of his 30th studio album <b>Blood Red Roses</b>, to be issued worldwide by Decca and Republic Records on 28 September. …

Music