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A line of baseball jerseys and tank tops featuring an image of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's suicide note on the front have been pulled from sale after a public outcry by fans of the late singer and guitarist. According to Classic Rock, the shirts were first made available...
Two former Guns N' Roses members are getting together for some road work. Guitarists Slash and Gilby Clarke will tour together this March in Brazil and Argentina with their respective bands, although there's no word on whether they plan to do some jamming while they're down...
A documentary on the history of '80s hard rock act Quiet Riot, called Well Now You’re Here, There’s No Way Back, will air on Showtime on January 29th. The brainchild of Quiet Riot drummer Frankie Banali, the film chronicles the band during its early '80s heyday and follows its...
It was 38 years ago today (January 15th, 1977), that the Eagles' album Hotel California hit Number One. The album, which was released on December 8th, 1976, was the group's third chart-topper in a row, following 1975's One Of These Nights and 1976's compilation Eagles/Their...
Tom Petty seriously believed that Stevie Nicks’ drug addiction would kill her. In the new Rolling Stone cover story on Nicks, her longtime friend and sometime collaborator revealed how serious the situation was in the 1980’s, explaining, "I did all I could to talk her into...
Former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland has launched a PledgeMusic campaign for pre-orders of his upcoming new solo album, and has offered a selection of various exclusive items at different prices. The top item? For $1,750, you can play paintball with the singer. The...
AC/DC has been confirmed as musical performers for the 57th annual Grammy Awards, scheduled to air live on CBS-TV from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, February 8th at 8:00 p.m. ET. Also confirmed to perform on the telecast are country rocker Eric Church, pop star...
Metallica's controversial St. Anger album has been re-recorded in its entirety by two fans who have called the project #STANGER2015. The fans, Chris D. and Dave C., issued a statement saying, "Recorded during a turbulent time in the bands career, St. Anger has always divided...
Ozzy Osbourne's wife and manager Sharon has made more details available about her husband's upcoming Las Vegas concert production, called Hell Gate. Speaking on Monday night's (January 12th) "after dark edition" of her CBS show The Talk, Sharon revealed, "It's something that's...