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The Rolling Stones kicked of their 2016 dates last night (February 3rd) in Santiago, Chile. The 18-song set featured key tracks from the band spanning the 1960's, '70s, '80s, and '90s. The concert -- which is the first of the Stones' 13-date, nine-city "America Latina Ole" tour...
It looks like Led Zeppelin won't be able to shake the plagiarism lawsuit over "Stairway to Heaven" on a technicality. They're battling claims by the estate of Spirit frontman Randy California that "Stairway" infringes on the copyright of the American rockers' song "Taurus" --...
Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen has some pretty strong opinions regarding Guns N' Roses' upcoming reunion shows featuring Axl Rose, Slash, and Duff McKagan. Collen was asked about the long awaited comeback gigs, and spoke for his band when he told The Daily Telegraph: "We...
Dave Grohl recently was the guest on photographer-director Sam Jones’ interview series Off Camera, where he discussed Nirvana’s quick rise to fame, the pitfalls involved and his transition from drummer to frontman for Foo Fighters. Grohl said, "Unfortunately, Nirvana became too...
The manager of a recording studio owned by the late Scott Weiland has denied reports that he argued with Weiland's ex-wife Mary and son Noah and refused them access to the studio when they showed up to retrieve one of the singer's guitars, leading to the police being called to...
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea has slammed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in a new interview with Rolling Stone, saying, "I can't take Donald Trump or anything he says seriously. I just think that he's a silly reality-show bozo and blustering guy who likes...
A band known as much for their talent onstage as their antics offstage, Mötley Crüe epitomized the drug-fueled, sex-riddled excess of 1980’s metal acts. In the process, they forged a rock dynasty few other bands have been able to achieve. Nikki Sixx, Tommy Lee, Mick Mars, and...
Metallica will webcast its pre-Super Bowl concert in San Francisco for free live from AT&T Park on Saturday (February 6th). According to Loudwire, the live stream will be available on mobile and desktop devices at webcast.livemetallica.com. Cage The Elephant will open the...
Steven Tyler's Skittles commercial, which will get its network premiere during Sunday's (February 7th) Super Bowl 50 telecast, has made its online debut. The clip, which features an unimpressed Tyler viewing a portrait of him made entirely of the candy, prompts him to make the "...