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Iron Maiden's upcoming album, The Book of Souls, includes a tribute to Robin Williams, who killed himself last August. In an interview with an Italian magazine, singer Bruce Dickinson says, "My favorite song on Book of Souls is one I didn't write. It's 'Tears of a Clown,' which...
During Foo Fighters' show in Kansas City on Friday night (August 21st), frontman Dave Grohl explained to the audience why the band "rickrolled" members of the hate-themed Westboro Baptist Church who were protesting the band's concert earlier in the day. The Foos rolled up...
Although he has a new solo album called Higher Truth coming out, Soundgarden vocalist Chris Cornell told Rolling Stone that plans are in motion for the Seattle band's seventh full-length studio effort. He explained, "We’re already working on new material for an album. And then I...
Courtney Love posted two emotional messages on Instagram over the weekend to her late husband, Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. Underneath one old photo of Love and Cobain posing with their daughter Frances Bean Cobain-- then just an infant -- Love wrote, "Makes me feel so sad. Our...
Dead & Company have announced their inaugural tour dates for this fall. The band features Grateful Dead members Bob Weir, Bill Kreutzmann, and Mickey Hart -- along with pop-blues guitarist John Mayer. Also on board are Allman Brothers Band bassist Oteil Burbridge, and RatDog...
Former Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash has confirmed that he has rekindled his friendship with the band's lead singer, Axl Rose, after a 19-year estrangement that started when Slash left the band in 1996 and included Rose calling his ex-bandmate a "cancer" in an interview done six...
Foo Fighters fought back against the toxic members of the Westboro Baptist Church before the band's concert on Friday (August 21st) at the Kansas City Sprint Center. According to Alternative Nation, hearing that the church were going to protest outside their show, the Foos...
AC/DC kicked off the North American leg of its Rock Or Bust world tour on Saturday night (August 22nd) at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. According to Blabbermouth, the band's 20-song set was not much different from the one it played earlier this year in Europe,...
According to Blabbermouth, Van Halen was forced to cancel Sunday night's (August 23rd) scheduled concert in Hershey, Pennsylvania after lead singer David Lee Roth was advised by doctors not to perform due to a bout with the flu. The band's official statement reads as follows: "...