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Foo Fighters frontman and former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl told the Washington Post in a new interview that he was "terrified" of watching the new documentary on late Nirvana founder Kurt Cobain, Montage Of Heck, when he and his wife stumbled upon it on HBO recently. Grohl...
Breaking Benjamin has posted a new live video for "Failure," the first single from the band's recently released fifth album, Dark Before Dawn. The song is currently Number One on the rock radio chart and frontman Ben Burnley told us that the fan response is the reason why he's...
Journey guitarist Neal Schon will serve as the band's opening act for its summer Canadian run. The Journey co-founder will be pulling double duty in support of his new solo album, called Vortex. It helps the situation out that Schon’s drummer for the opening slot is famed Sting...
Billy Joel credits the 12-12-12 Concert For Sandy Relief for his stage comeback, including his residency at Madison Square Garden. Billy spoke to Newsday and explained how things took off after that benefit, “We played at 12-12-12 and everybody made a big fuss about it. We didn'...
The rock world was dealt a blow with the news that co-founding Yes bassist Chris Squire, died on Saturday (June 27th) at age 67 from acute erythroid leukemia. Squire holds the distinction of being the only member of Yes to have played on every one of the band's albums. Fans were...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich said in a new interview that he doesn't think the band is going to commemorate its 35th anniversary in 2016. Speaking with Billboard, Ulrich explained, "In 2011 we celebrated our 30th with a week’s worth of concerts in San Francisco for our fan club...
Pete Townshend is once again threatening the end of the Who. The band, who are currently on tour in Europe, return to North America for one more victory lap on its Who Hits 50! tour, marking what Townshend and Roger Daltrey maintain is their final large-scale arena tour...
Nickelback is still doing it best to keep its latest album in the spotlight even though the band had to quit touring earlier this week. Just out from the band's 2014 release, No Fixed Address, is the new single and video, "Get 'Em Up." The clip follows two friends who plot a...
The Grateful Dead's Fare Thee Well string of reunion concerts kick off on Saturday and Sunday (June 27th and 28th) at Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium. The band's hometown shows precede the final three concerts already on the books for next week at Chicago’s Soldier’s Field. In...