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Aerosmith are considering a farewell tour may be in order next year. Steven Tyler tells Rolling Stone in an interview that whether or not it's goodbye, he's grateful for the continued fan support. Says Tyler: "I'm doing 30 shows from May until August. And then in 2017 we go out...
After getting a look at Kill 'Em All on Tuesday, Metallica fans can now get a peek inside the new Ride the Lightning box set courtesy of a new video. This clip has Lars Ulrich opening up the box and going through the various pieces of vinyl and CDs, along with the extensive book...
Stone Temple Pilots are one step closer to finding a new singer. They've announced that on April 18th, they'll start in-person auditions of the best candidates who submitted videos through their website. They add, "With MANY hours clocked in behind the computer, the three of us...
This Friday in Brooklyn, New York, Cheap Trick, Chicago, Deep Purple, Steve Miller and N.W.A will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Each day this week we are are profiling one of those inductees. Today, it's Deep Purple. The band became eligible for election in...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich will finally get a chance on Friday night (April 8th) to induct classic heavy rockers Deep Purple into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Purple has been on the ballot three times and Ulrich has been championing their inclusion for years, and he told...
ZZ Top and Gregg Allman are extending their current summer traveling plans to join up for a co-headlining tour that will keep them on the road through late summer and into the fall. The co-tour launches August 16th in Huber Heights, Ohio and is scheduled to run through October...
Jeff Beck's summer is packed. The guitarist announced a new studio album, set to be released July 15th and several additional U.S. tour dates. The new studio album, as yet unnamed, is his first since the Grammy-winning Emotion & Commotion in 2010. On the tour, Beck is co-...
Sammy Hagar sold one of two homes he owns on the Hawaiian island of Maui to the Montessori Hale O Keiki school. When the Red Rocker heard who wanted to buy the 14-acre property, he wrote out a check for $250,000, which the school is using to develop the land. Sammy says, "It is...
Scott Weiland's widow, photographer Jamie Wachtel Weiland, has filed a claim against his estate saying the late singer owes her $64,406. According to TMZ , Jamie says she and Scott signed a prenuptial agreement before their 2013 wedding which provided that the musician would put...