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Slash discusses his love of horror movies in a new video posted online by Fandango Movieclips. The latest episode of the ongoing Fandango series, "I Love Movies," features the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame guitarist describing how films like The Exorcist shaped his life as both a...
Breaking Benjamin has landed the first Number One album of the band's career on the Billboard 200 chart, with its new effort Dark Before Dawn selling 141,000 copies to enter at the top of the survey. The sales number is also the best single-week sales mark of the band's career,...
AC/DC has at long last made its iconic back catalog available via streaming. According to Consequence Of Sound, all 16 of the band's studio albums as well as its numerous live sets are either accessible now or will soon be available on Spotify, Rdio, Rhapsody, and of course...
It looks as though things just got a whole lot worse for Journey drummer Deen Castronovo, who was charged by a grand jury yesterday (June 30th) with first-degree rape, second-degree sexual abuse, and fourth-degree assault, according to Ultimate Classic Rock. Castronovo was...
Bon Jovi gave permission to the latest GOP presidential contender, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, to use their songs yesterday (June 30th) while announcing his campaign in Livingston, New Jersey. Billboard reported that despite the use of the songs, the night before, Jon Bon...
Keyboardist Rick Wakeman posted a tribute to his longtime Yes bandmate, bassist Chris Squire, who died on Saturday (June 27th) at age 67 from acute erythroid leukemia. Wakeman shared a unique history with Squire, having been apart of Yes’ glory days, including stints in the band...
Pearl Jam singer Eddie Vedder was interviewed by filmmaker Judd Apatow for the latter's new book, Sick In The Head, and Vedder took the opportunity to discuss the Disney Channel and his reservations about it. Vedder explained, "I don’t want to say anything, you know, because...
With zero fanfare or announcement, yesterday (June 29th), the Rolling Stones released their latest live album, Sticky Fingers Live via iTunes. The set, which features all 10 of the classic LP’s tracks, albeit in a different running order than the original album, was recorded...
During the Who's Sunday night (June 28th) appearance at England's Glastonbury Festival, Pete Townshend took a good-natured poke at rap star Kanye West's straight-faced egotism and ceaseless self-promotion. Us magazine reported the previous night, during West's own headlining set...