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Super-producer Rick Rubin recalled working with artists like Metallica, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Black Sabbath in a wide-ranging new interview with Rolling Stone . Rubin is being honored this week by the Recording Academy Producers and Engineers Wing as part of Grammy Week and...
The Who kicks off its 2016 dates tomorrow night (Saturday, February 13th) at London, England's SSE Arena, Wembley, and will launch their 28-date North America run on February 27th at Detroit's Joe Louis Arena. Back in September, the band was forced to postpone its entire 2015...
Paul Stanley has joined forces with Ace Frehley for a new track on Frehley's upcoming solo covers set. The new album, Origins Vol.1, will be released on April 26th, and marks the first time the KISS co-founders have appeared on an original album together since the band's 1998...
Donald Trump's campaign has been using three songs by The Rolling Stones -- “You Can’t Always Get What You Want,” “Sympathy for the Devil” and “Brown Sugar.” And he didn't ask for permission to use them. The Stones have not asked that he stop using the songs, but at least one...
Fleetwood Mac is releasing the three-LP set, Fleetwood Mac: In Concert, on vinyl on March 4th. The newly constructed live album from shows recorded during the band's 1979-1980 global trek in support of Tusk, was first released back in December as part of their five-disc "Deluxe...
It's taken a while -- just over 34 years to be exact -- but a member of the bat family has taken revenge on a member of the Osbourne family. On January 20th, 1982, Ozzy bit the head off a bat while performing in Des Moines, Iowa. And on February 10th, 2016, a bat defecated on...
Bruce Springsteen's long-awaited autobiography, titled Born To Run, will be published by Simon & Schuster on September 27th -- just four days after his 67th birthday. "The Boss" began writing the book in earnest following his historic 2009 Super Bowl half time performance...
Eddie Vedder took matters into his own hands Wednesday night in Seattle when Adam Sandler couldn't get one of his fellow comedians to do proper vocals on The Who's classic "My Generation." The surprise appearance by the Pearl Jam singer came at the end of the night, when Sandler...
The replica of the Steven Tyler Skittles portrait from his Super Bowl 50 commercial sold for $7,000 on eBay. Proceeds from the auction will support Janie's Fund, the foundation Tyler launched that raises money and awareness to help provide trauma-informed care to girls who have...