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Journalist David de Sola is releasing Alice in Chains: The Untold Story on August 4th. Billboard Magazine named the book in its summer “Must Reads” list, writing: "The early-90s Seattle grunge band, long overshadowed by its hometown peers, gets its due in this debut book from a...
Buckcherry is promoting their upcoming album, Rock ‘N’ Roll, set to drop on August 21, and designed to get the band back to its roots. Frontman Josh Todd spoke with Loudwire about the single from the album, “Bring It Back,” his obsession with go-kart racing and his love of old-...
Keith Richards has revealed the cover artwork and tracklist for Crosseyed Heart, his third solo album -- and first since 1992's Main Offender. Crosseyed Heart, which will be released on September 18th, reunites the Rolling Stones co-founder with his X-Pensive Winos bandmates --...
Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell is no fan of GOP presidential hopeful Donald Trump. Vintage Vinyl News posted that Campbell, who is back on the road with the band while fighting Hodgkin's lymphoma, commented on CNN.com's post that Trump is scheduled to introduce Leppard...
Happy Birthday to Don Henley, who turns 68 today (July 22nd). Henley and Glenn Frey co-founded the Eagles in 1971, and are responsible for the band's best loved songs, including "Hotel California," "One Of These Nights," "Desperado," "Best Of My Love," "Life In The Fast Lane," "...
Rare photos from Nirvana's first concert in March 1987 have been found and shared by a woman named Maggie Poukkula, the 19-year-old daughter of Tony Poukkula, a friend of Kurt Cobain who hosted the outfit's first gig in his basement. Pictures of my dad and Kurt Cobain playing...
After being released on bail on Monday in New Zealand for violating the conditions of the home confinement to which he was sentenced for threatening to kill someone, he went after a cameraman who was waiting outside his beachfront home. Rudd charged the journalist and yelled...
The Holiday Inn chain has told Rod Stewart to come back and all is forgiven! Back in the 1970's, Rod and the Faces, just like the Who, were banned for life from the hotels due to the debauchery, destruction, and non-stop pranks that left many of the hotels in tatters across...
A Burlington, North Carolina man named Donald Lee Hamlett has landed in jail after penning a letter to Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder​. According to the Times News, Hamlett wrote and asked the singer if he could reach out to Hamlett's ex on her Facebook page or through email...