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Metallica has revealed that the 2014 World Champion San Francisco Giants have invited the band back for the third annual Metallica Night at the Giants' hometown ball field, AT&T Park. The band posted, "We'll all be on hand Saturday, May 2, 2015 as the Giants take the field...
Jimmy Page feels that his new photographic memoir, titled Jimmy Page By Jimmy Page may actually be more personal because of the candid and revealing shots of his life and career. The 512-page oversized tome covers every aspect of his career; his London session work and stint in...
Aerosmith's Joe Perry pulled no punches in his recent autobiography, Rocks: My Life In And Out Of Aerosmith, either about his life and career or Aerosmith's now infamous inner-band troubles. His biography is the third from the band, following Aerosmith's 2003 joint bio, Walk...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl admitted in a new interview with Rolling Stone that he knew nothing about the history and culture of New Orleans before he and the band traveled there for the sixth episode of their HBO series Sonic Highways. Grohl explained, "Before I turned on...
Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith said in a new interview with Music Radar that the band is aiming for "quality and not quantity" when it begins recording its new album this winter. Smith explained, “We probably have close to 30 songs. I think last time we overdid it a...
Bob Seger is back on the road with the Silver Bullet Band mixing a select bunch of his new songs in with his legendary classics. As with any Seger tour, some songs come and go making way for either newer songs or other deep cuts. One song from the new Top Three hit album Ride...
Although his exit from Styx in 1999 was a bitter pill to swallow, Dennis DeYoung has neither an unkind work for his former bandmates, nor any apologies for the music they made together. DeYoung has just released a new live CD/DVD set, Dennis DeYoung And The Music Of Styx Live In...
It was 13 years ago Saturday (November 29th, 2001) that George Harrison died after a long battle with cancer, at age 58. Harrison, the first of the Beatles to embrace Eastern philosophies and culture, will also be remembered for his humanitarian efforts, such as his 1971 Concert...
Thanksgiving marks the 40th anniversary (Thanksgiving night, November 28th, 1974) of John Lennon joining Elton John on stage for a brief set of songs at New York's legendary Madison Square Garden. Lennon's appearance was due to a bet made with Elton earlier that summer when...