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Roughly 300 vintage, autographed and rare electric and acoustic guitars will be sold at auction in New York this month. Many of the instruments come from George Benson's collection, but others were previously owned by Eddie Van Halen, Nils Lofgren, Eric Clapton, Gordon Waller (...
Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett gave Rolling Stone an update on the progress of the band's long-awaited follow-up to 2008's Death Magnetic. Hammett said that the group is "moving at a pace that allows us to live our lives and not have our lifestyles change too much," adding...
The latest rumor emanating from MyGNRForum.com regarding the Guns N' Roses reunion says that founding guitarist Izzy Stradlin will participate "for sure" in what Alternative Nation describes as a limited capacity. Stradlin seems like he will at least perform with the group at...
Stone Temple Pilots bassist Robert DeLeo and guitarist Dean DeLeo appeared on Los Angeles radio station KROQ on Tuesday morning (February 9th), where they discussed the death of former lead singer Scott Weiland, who died at the age of 48 in early December from a mix of drugs and...
A replica of the Steven Tyler Skittles portrait featured in the commercial that debuted Sunday during Super Bowl 50 is up for bids on eBay . Proceeds from the auction will support Janie's Fund, the foundation Tyler launched that raises money and awareness to help provide trauma-...
Black Sabbath returned to the road for the first time in a week after postponing three Canadian shows while singer Ozzy Osbourne struggled with sinusitis and bronchitis. Noisecreep reports that the band resumed its farewell tour in Tacoma, Washington on Saturday night (February...
Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience has just announced a six-date spring run. Bonham and the band kick off the shows on May 5th in San Antonio, Texas at The Aztec Theater and wrap up the jaunt on May 29th at Cincinnati's Taft Theatre. Bonham is also a part of Sammy Hagar’s...
Stone Temple Pilots guitarist Dean DeLeo spoke in a new interview with Rolling Stone about the band's decision to hold open auditions for a new lead singer. DeLeo explained, "We've played with a lot of singers over the last several months, and we felt that we'd be doing...
The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame will celebrate the partial reunion of Guns N' Roses' classic lineup by featuring the 2012 Hall Of Fame inductees in a "Legends Of Rock" exhibit that will open on Friday, February 26th. Among the items that will be on display are: • Guns n’ Roses...