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Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of KISS will open another of their Rock & Brews restaurants, this one in Chesterfield, Missouri , in the fall. Brent Fitz , the drummer in Slash 's band, will tour this summer with Brad Whitford and Derek St. Holmes . Fitz is filling in for Troy...
The last recordings Brian Johnson did before he had to stop touring with AC/DC are out today on Songs From the Garage, the debut music album from comedian Jim Breuer and his band The Loud and Rowdy. Johnson duets with Breuer on two tracks -- "My Rock 'n' Roll Dream" and "Mr...
In his latest episode of The Roth Show, David Lee Roth hints at working again with Van Halen, sometime in the next 10 years, "Eddie Van Halen aside." On the future of Van Halen, David Lee Roth says, "I don’t know when we’re gonna tour but I have a sense that we will. I don’t...
Paul McCartney says that by the time of John Lennon's 1980 murder, the pair had healed their relationship. Following the Beatles' 1970 split things were pretty brutal between the pair both privately -- and especially in the rock press. In early 1972 they met at Lennon's...
Ozzy Osbourne has told his estranged wife Sharon that he will "go to any lengths necessary to repair the damage" that he has caused by his alleged affair with celebrity hairstylist Michelle Pugh, according to Us Weekly. The couple recently sat for what was described as a "...
The final album from Dave Grohl's pre-Nirvana band Scream, titled Fumble, is being reissued by Dischord Records. Grohl himself put his stamp of approval on the re-release, posting on social media, "When I was just a wee lad, I played drums in a punk rock band from the Washington...
AC/DC guitarist Angus Young said in a new interview with NDR.de that he's not really sure what AC/DC will do after wrapping up its current touring commitments with Axl Rose on lead vocals. Young remarked, "We were committed to finishing this tour, so that’s been our main goal,...
With Rush on hiatus, guitarist Alex Lifeson says he's thought about doing another solo album, but that's all it is, a thought. His first and only album was Victor in 1996, and while it was a rewarding experience, he tells Guitar Connoisseur he's not ready to make such a...
Britain's Royal Mail will issue a series of Pink Floyd postage stamps in commemoration of the band's 50th anniversary. The new stamps will include images from throughout the band's legendary career, using both group and concert shots, as well as iconic album graphics. The BBC...