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AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson has been dealing with hearing loss for a while and admitted in a 2014 interview that the affliction wasn't due to playing loud rock music every night for a living but was the result of Johnson's other obsession: auto racing. Johnson told Howard Stern...
Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson has been writing new music since last summer and he tells Rolling Stone he hopes the band can plan something later this year. Lifeson says, "I have a small studio in town (Toronto) and I have my own setup at my place. So I like to keep my fingers in...
The latest Guns N' Roses rumor comes from the fan message board GNRTruth and reports that original lead guitarist Slash and bass player Duff McKagan are working on unfinished and unreleased songs from the 2008 Guns album, Chinese Democracy. Neither Slash nor Duff played on that...
Former Deep Purple bassist Glenn Hughes, who will be part of the band's alumni inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next month, says he wants to be part of the performance that night. Speaking to Billboard he says, "If Ian Gillan wants to run the show on behalf of his...
The KISS by Monster Mini Golf will re-open at the Rio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas in late spring, and Rio owner Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas, Gene and Paul Stanley are selling shares of the new KISS/Vegas Mini Golf Co-Branded concept as an investment opportunity. Should you...
Retired Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman is battling prostate cancer. The Stones' publicist issued a statement on the 79-year-old musician saying, quote, "Bill Wyman, former member of the Rolling Stones, has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. He is undergoing treatment and is...
Chad Smith of Red Hot Chili Peppers and his look-a-like, Will Ferrell , are teaming up for a benefit concert. The Red Hot Benefit Comedy + Music Show and Quinceanera will be held April 29th at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, with proceeds going to Cancer for College. The...
According to a post on a conspiracy forum, the Masons were behind the September 11th attack on the World Trade Center, and, they provided clues about what they planned to do 22 years earlier on the cover of Supertramp's 1979 album, Breakfast in America. If you are high enough to...
Former Led Zeppelin roadie Henry "The Horse" Smith recently did a Facebook Q&A session and he provided some news regarding Jimmy Page. He says his former boss has gotten back his 1960 Gibson Les Paul Custom, nicknamed "Black Beauty," that was stolen in April 1970. Page...