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Gene Simmons says, "My favorite thing is at the end of the show where the fans are just going bonkers and the confetti falls. It's almost like a ritual - the celebration of band and fan together. And, at a certain point, we stop and we let them sing. That gets my cookies...
Steven Tyler is getting his footing as a solo touring artist, with a killer live show and a crossover rock country album, We're All Somebody From Somewhere. We caught up with the Aerosmith frontman, who told us he knew in his bones that the new album was winner just by how he...
Soundgarden, Pearl Jam and Temple Of The Dog drummer Matt Cameron told Radio.com that the 25th anniversary reissue of the latter group's self-titled 1991 album may contain previously unreleased material. Cameron explained, "I think there’s probably alternate takes, and I think...
Sting has announced that he's prepping a new album, called, 57th & 9th, according to Rolling Stone. The former Police leader is currently out on the road with Peter Gabriel as part of the pair's joint "Rock Paper Scissors" tour. Sting's last album, The Last Ship, was...
A new song from Steven Tyler ’s newly released solo album, We're All Somebody From Somewhere, has been named the new anthem for the Professional Bull Riders organization. Professional Bull Riders CEO Sean Gleason says, "It’s a stand-out moment for our sport and we couldn’t be...
Guns N' Roses was detained at the Canadian border on Friday (July 15th) as the band was traveling from its show in Philadelphia on Thursday (July 14th) to a concert date in Toronto on Saturday (July 16th). According to Billboard.com , the band was stopped at the border for...
A handwritten letter from Paul McCartney to Prince has just sold for $14,822 at Boston's RR Auction, according to Rolling Stone. The 1996 letter, one of many the former Beatle wrote to numerous A-list musicians and celebrities -- including Queen Elizabeth -- was a personal pitch...
Mötley Crüe singer Vince Neil is reportedly being sued by a woman he assaulted in Las Vegas last April. The woman, Kelly Guerrero, is asking for $75,000 in damages for "substantial medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and emotional distress" incurred after Neil...
Foo Fighters were the recipients of their own category on the long-running game show Jeopardy! last Wednesday night (July 13th), with host Alex Trebek asking questions about things like Dave Grohl's pre-Foo Fighters band, the origin of the Foos' name, the title of their latest...