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Former Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan told Fox 5 New York that he thinks the recently released Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck, a documentary about the late Nirvana frontman told through his art, music and home movies, is "brilliantly done," adding, "It's extremely sad at the...
Coming to CD and DVD on July 24th with be Lynyrd Skynyrd - One More For The Fans. The once-in-a-lifetime tribute concert featured the band teaming up with such legendary friends and fans as Gregg Allman, Peter Frampton, Cheap Trick, Warren Haynes & Gov’t Mule, Alabama, John...
A new book about Soundgarden titled Photofantasm Soundgarden: Nudedragons To King Animal is out now in a limited edition of 1,000 copies. The book highlights the Seattle band's reunion via hundreds of pages of photographs, graphic art, anecdotes, interviews, and reviews, all...
It was 37 years ago today (May 20th, 1978) that Paul McCartney & Wings scored their fifth Number One hit with "With A Little Luck." The song, which McCartney and the band began recording the previous year on a yacht docked in the Virgin Islands, was featured as the lead...
David Lee Roth shed some light on future Van Halen live and studio work. Regarding future projects, Roth explained to Billboard, "Everybody has a different work ethic. Everybody has a different approach. . . (Eddie and Alex Halen) are perhaps a bit more traditional. I just spent...
Former Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan has been out on a book tour promoting his How To Be a Man (And Other Illusions), and in a stop in Seattle at the Neptune Theater, he invited a few special guests along for the ride. Pearl Jam’s Mike McCreedy introduced McKagan and...
Happy Birthday to Pete Townshend, who turns 70 today (May 19th)! Townshend, who is the primary creative force behind the Who, wrote nearly all of the band's music and has been responsible for crafting the stories and themes behind such rock classics as Tommy, Who's Next, and...
The Eagles kick-off their 24-date North American leg tonight (May 19th) at Austin, Texas' Frank Erwin Center. The trek runs through July 29th when it wraps at Bossier City, Louisiana's Century Link Center. Once again joining the band on the road as their special guest is co-...
A memorable weekend of festivities honoring the late Ronnie James Dio concluded Sunday with a motorcycle rally, barbecue and all-star concert. Bikers kicked the day off by making the ride from Glendale to Encino, California, where many of the day’s events took place in Los...