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Stone Sour and Slipknot singer Corey Taylor recently revisited the longstanding rumor that he was the vocalist who came "closest" to replacing Scott Weiland in Velvet Revolver. Speaking with Loudwire, Taylor confirmed that he recorded as many as 10 songs with the band, saying, "...
Smashing Pumpkins frontman William Corgan has commented on a photo taken of him earlier this month at Disneyland in California, where he appeared to look miserable despite being at the so-called Happiest Place on Earth. Asked at a recent fan Q&A about his trip to Disneyland...
Coming to Netflix on September 18th is Keith Richards: Under The Influence. The documentary, directed by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville, premieres the same day Richards releases Crosseyed Heart, his first new solo album in 23 years. Morgan Neville said in the...
Steven Tyler is not the only member of Aerosmith working on a solo album. Guitarist Brad Whitford says as soon as the band wraps up its tour in early August, he'll finish work on his second album with Derek St. Holmes, the voice of such early Ted Nugent songs as "Stranglehold"...
Metallica is the subject of a new comic book biography called Orbit: Metallica. Published by StormFront Media , formerly Bluewater Productions, the book chronicles the formation and early history of the group and joins the company's line of biographical comics that also includes...
Foo Fighters main man Dave Grohl told Q magazine that he is doing his own physical therapy for his broken leg along with what the doctors ordered. Grohl said, "Ever since I started playing the drums my right calf muscle has been twice the size of my left from stomping the hell...
Peter Frampton’s first-ever acoustic tour is shaping up to be among the highlights of the upcoming fall season, with the Grammy Award-winning guitarist adding six new stops to the trek. Frampton, who has been re-recording some of his classic material in an acoustic setting, is...
Billy Joel recalled going to 1969's legendary Woodstock festival and promptly splitting. Billy told EW.com, “I went to Woodstock. I didn’t play there, but I went up on a motorcycle, which was a good move because the highway was just a parking lot. I wanted to see (Jimi) Hendrix...
Keith Richards is still getting high. The legendary Rolling Stones guitarist, who gave up heroin following his 1977 drug bust and -- reportedly -- said goodbye to cocaine nearly a decade ago, told Mojo magazine, that most days he’s still imbibing in the "demon weed," admitting...