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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...
Mick Jagger and Keith Richards sat down to talk about the new Rolling Stones multimedia display, Exhibitionism, which is being held at the Saatchi Gallery in London through September 4th before it tours the world for four years. In the clip, they discuss the re-creation of the...
Sammy Hagar is known for his love of rum and tequila, but wine is also high on his list. Not only is he a collector of fine wines, he hosts wine tastings at his El Paseo restaurant in Mill Valley, California. The most recent one was Tuesday night, and Hagar says there was "great...
Led Zeppelin scored a few victories at a pre-trial hearing on Monday in the plagiarism suit brought against them by the estate of the late Spirit guitarist Randy California over "Stairway to Heaven." The estate says the band ripped off the Spirit song "Taurus." The only version...