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Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo said in an interview with Talk Is Jericho that he enjoys playing rarely performed tracks with the band because of the challenge they present. Trujillo explained, "What I’m proud of with being in Metallica all these years is being able to play...
The new documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck premiered on Saturday (January 24th) at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah and the occasion was marked by the reunion of Cobain's widow, Courtney Love, with her long-estranged daughter Frances Bean Cobain. The two...
Late Black Sabbath, Rainbow and Dio singer Ronnie James Dio will be honored with a weekend of tributes in May in Los Angeles. The fifth anniversary of the legendary vocalist's death from cancer will be commemorated with a public memorial service, a celebrity bowling tournament...
Who fans are getting an in depth look into Pete Townshend’s classic compositions with the new Who "Jukebox" feature on the band’s website (TheWho.com). Several key songs from each album are selected by Townshend, who supplies their back-story, with the website streaming the...
Randy Bachman’s latest solo album, titled, Heavy Blues, will be released on April 14th. The set features contributions by such heavyweights as Neil Young, Peter Frampton, Joe Bonamassa, Robert Randolph, and the late, great Jeff Healey. So far, Bachman has six shows on the books...
Rush has announced a 34-city North American tour in celebration of the band’s 40th anniversary. The R40 LIVE Tour kicks off on May 8th at Tulsa, Oklahoma’s BOK Center and winds down on August 1st in Los Angeles, California at the Forum. Tickets will go on sale starting January...
Just one day after the unveiling of "supergroup" Art Of Anarchy, one member is distancing himself from the project. Singer Scott Weiland said in a new Facebook post that he won't be touring with the group, writing, "I just saw some press about a side project called art of...
It was 29 years ago tonight (January 23rd, 1986) that the first inductees entered the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in a ceremony held at New York City's Waldorf-Astoria. The inaugural class of the Hall of Fame featured rock's forefathers: Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley, Little Richard...
Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder, Rage Against The Machine's Tom Morello, and Jack White are among the musicians, actors and celebrities getting their very own baseball cards as part of a new set of cards coming from Topps next month. The cards are part of Topps’ 2015 Series 1 and also...