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Jason Newsted has been out of Metallica for 15 years, but he keeps in touch and pays attention to what they're up to. He tells Eddie Trunk that he liked their new track "Hardwired" and that "I can't believe how wicked it is. I heard it a couple of times. Somebody played it for...
Ann Wilson's husband, Dean Stuart Wetter, was arrested Friday at Heart's show in suburban Seattle after allegedly assaulting two young male relatives. The two boys asked Wetter if they could see the inside of Ann's tour bus. After doing so, they exited and left the door open,...
The Rolling Stones have announced that Exhibitionism, their career-spanning exhibition, will open at New York's Industria on November 12th following its run in London, which closes on September 4th. It will run in New York through March 12th. Tickets go on sale September 14th at...
John Lennon's killer Mark David Chapman was denied parole for the ninth time yesterday (August 29th), according to The Guardian. The New York Board of Parole's three-person panel said in a statement on Monday: "In spite of many favorable factors, we find all to be outweighed by...
Steven Tyler spoke at length about the beauty in making mistakes and chalking them up to being the ultimate life experience. During a chat with GQ, the Aerosmith frontman, who's touring behind his debut solo album, We're All Somebody From Somewhere, explained, "People always say...
Bryan Adams credits old friend Elton John as being his primary inspiration for his charitable work. A decade ago, Adams launched the Bryan Adams Foundation following the massive tsunami that struck Southern Asia. The Foundation "aims to improve the quality of people’s lives...
Ozzy Osbourne said in a new interview with Metro that his plans following the end of Black Sabbath's current farewell tour include getting to work on a new solo album. Ozzy explained, "I'm currently playing around with some song ideas. I have a few things jotted down, and once...
Pink Floyd 's "Comfortably Numb" showcases the talents of guitarist David Gilmour . Well, here's another version of the song played by an unknown but talented guitarist Jamie Dupuis, who performs it on a harp guitar -- which is a six string acoustic guitar combined with a six-...
AC/DC unearthed another long-unperformed song for the kick-off of its new North American tour on Saturday night (August 27th) in Greensboro, North Carolina, playing the song "Live Wire" in concert for the first time in more than three decades. The track is from the band's second...