Real Rock News

Metallica has confirmed that it will perform at the 30th anniversary edition of the original Rock In Rio festival in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. The event is set to take place from September 18th to the 27th this year at the City of Rock in Rio. Metallica, which is already...
Former Pearl Jam drummer Dave Abbruzzese is wanted by Denton County Police in Texas, according to PearlJamOnline.com. A warrant for Abbruzzese's arrest has been in effect since last September and involves the manufacturing and possession of controlled substances. Abbruzzese...
Slash and his band, Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, have added more dates to the North American tour that will begin on April 25th in Orlando, Florida and wind down on May 24th in Dallas. The new shows include New Orleans on April 28th, Sioux City, Iowa on May 19th, Austin...
Coming on April 7th are expanded reissues of Bad Company’s first two albums -- their 1974 self-titled collection, and 1975’s Straight Shooter. The albums, which feature such immediate and instant classics as “Can't Get Enough,” “Rock Steady,” “Bad Company,” “Ready For Love,” “...
Jon Bon Jovi is once again lending his name and support to a community restaurant in his native New Jersey, according to The Associated Press. The new eatery, Spoon Full Of Hope, began in January serving meals in the Union Beach firehouse -- but lost its funding over the summer...
On February 26th, Fathom Events, Cinema 1 and Eagle Rock Entertainment will bring rock legends Aerosmith to movie theaters nationwide for an epic one-event, kicking off Fathom's monthly classic music series. Captured live at Donington Park in Leicestershire, UK, in June 2014 as...
Former Guns N' Roses drummer Steven Adler was asked in a recent interview by Canadian music journalist Mitch Lafon how he thought a reunion album by the band's original lineup might sound. Adler replied, "If we did ever do a reunion, or if we even made a record again together,...
As was the case with all of Led Zeppelin's albums, Jimmy Page put in the extra effort to ensure that all the musical bases were covered for 1975's Physical Graffiti, which is the latest of the Zeppelin albums to get a drastic overhaul and expansion under his watchful eye. The...
Metallica frontman James Hetfield has opened up in a recent video about his past, saying fans would not like him if they knew all of his dark secrets. Hetfield said, "You wouldn't really like me if you knew my story, if you knew what horrible things I've done. I'm coming to...