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Metallica's Lars Ulrich and Robert Trujillo, Slash, Jane's Addiction frontman Perry Farrell, Red Hot Chili Peppers singer Anthony Kiedis and Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz were among the dozens of celebrities who attended pro skater Tony Hawk's 11th annual Stand Up For...
This December will mark the 10th anniversary of the death of Pantera and Damageplan guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, and in a new interview on wrestler Chris Jericho's podcast, Darrell's brother and bandmate, Hellyeah drummer Vinnie Paul, says he's finally "found peace" with...
Coming on November 11th is the latest Queen compilation, titled, Queen Forever. The set features three previously unreleased Freddie Mercury songs: the Freddie Mercury duet with Michael Jackson -- "There Must Be More To Life Than This" -- begun during Queen’s 1982 Hot Space...
You wouldn't think that Slash needs guitar lessons at this stage of his career, but he admitted in a new interview with Classic Rock that he still gets schooled once in a while -- by his own lead singer, Myles Kennedy. The guitar icon explained, "Myles teaches me stuff...
A long-in-the-works documentary on the late jazz bassist Jaco Pastorius that has been produced by Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo will finally have its world premiere on October 6th at the Mill Valley Film Festival, where all four members of Metallica will be honored as...
Staind singer Aaron Lewis is safe but was forced to cancel his performance in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Saturday night (September 20th) after the private charter jet on which he was a passenger veered off a taxiway and got stuck in mud at an airport in Warton, Texas. According to...
Foo Fighters came to Richmond, Virginia last Wednesday night (September 17th) and played a crowdfunded concert at a 1,500-person venue called the National, with frontman Dave Grohl taking a moment during the 23-song set to pay tribute to local artist and late Gwar leader Dave...
With the success of last week's comeback show at London's Hyde Park, ELO's Jeff Lynne is cautiously open to hitting the road. Lynne, who hasn't toured properly since ELO's last road trek in 1986, told The Telegraph that the ecstatic response from both the crowd and the press has...
Stevie Nicks has always shown love back to the large gay community that has embraced her music over the decades. Nicks, who'll hit the road next week with Fleetwood Mac, gave an in depth interview to Out magazine and spoke candidly about how she would've handled being gay,...