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The memory of late AC/DC singer Bon Scott will be honored this weekend by the Scottish town of Kirriemuir, Scott's birthplace, when it unveils a life-sized statue of the singer. The statue will be revealed during the tenth annual Bon Scott international festival, Bonfest, by...
Sixx:A.M. releases the first volume of its new double record set, Prayers for the Damned, Volume 1, today (Friday, April 29th). Band founder and bassist Nikki Sixx told us why the band's fourth studio effort ended up being split in two: "We knew we wanted to make a double record...
Every time it appears as though Aerosmith is down and out, one of the members gives a glimmer of hope for the future. This time it's Joe Perry, who was asked if they have one more album in them. He says , "We go through a cycle. We'll make a record, and then we tour behind it...
Metallica have uploaded their entire Record Store Day performance to YouTube . The nine-song set at Rasputin Music in Berkeley, California focuses on tracks from their recently reissued albums, Kill Em All and Ride the Lightning. You can watch the first song below and see all...
Kid Rock is devastated by the loss of his assistant and friend Mike Sacha who was killed in an ATV crash on Rock's Nashville property. TMZ obtained the audio of Rock's emotional and heartbreaking 911 call demanding an ambulance. The singer is understandably frustrated with the...
Paul McCartney's international "One On One" tour has added six new stops to its itinerary -- including two North American shows in the Midwest. "Macca" has just tagged on three Argentina concerts for next month, along with a single Norway gig in June. Stateside, the former...
Audience-goers at Tuesday night's (April 27th) Broadway performance of School Of Rock got an unexpected treat when Stevie Nicks came out at the Winter Garden Theatre to sing "Rhiannon" with the young actor/musicians. The song was performed unannounced after the cast had taken...
Co-founding Black Crowes lead guitarist Rich Robinson is easily one of the busiest musicians in rock this year. Next month, Robinson will hit the road as Mick Ralphs' stand-in for Bad Company's spring and summer jaunt with Joe Walsh. Earlier this month, Robinson issued a special...
The Who, Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts are teaming up for benefit show. Who Cares About the Next Generation , May 31st in Los Angeles, will raise money for UCLA Health Autism Treatment Program and Teen Cancer America. The private event will feature...