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A clip from Kiss’ June 25th, concert at Denver’s Pepsi Arena seemingly shows Gene Simmons urinating during the band’s performance of their 1989 classic, "Hide Your Heart.” During the song’s sing-along chorus, it certainly looks as though Simmons is relieving himself, but in...
Eric Clapton seems more serious than ever that his touring days are coming to an end. Clapton, who's suffered in recent years from a bad back, told Uncut that he might end up eventually unable to play, saying, "It might be that I can't, if it hurts too much. I have odd ailments...
Phil Collins has booked as series of rehearsals with longtime bassist Lee Sklar and drummer Jason Bonham for some exploratory sessions. According to Something Else Reviews, Sklar spoke about Collins during his chat on the I’d Hit That podcast, and revealed that at the initial...
With Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young's long awaited CSNY 1974 live set coming on July 8th, Graham Nash is already planning the group's next archival release. Nash, who produced the CSNY 1974 collection -- as well as box set retrospectives for himself, David Crosby, and Stephen...
Jeff Beck has canceled his upcoming European tour citing an "emergency medical attention.” Beck and his band were set to begin the leg on June 27th in Austria, but due to the unspecified illness, Beck was ordered not to perform to six weeks. An official statement read: "...
The members of Metallica were asked in a new interview with Kerrang! magazine about how long they think they can keep performing live until it's time to finally retire. Guitarist Kirk Hammett said, "It's the physical aspect. Tendonitis, tinnitus, ligament atrophy, accidents,...
Slash told Rocksverige that he was blown away with singer Myles Kennedy the first time he ever heard his voice, saying, "I had never met him before, I had just heard about him. I didn’t even know what he sang like. I asked him to sing a song on my (first) solo record with all...
George Thorogood & The Destroyers are celebrating their 40th anniversary -- but unlike some bands who build entire tours around the fact, Thorogood is treating 2014 just like he did any other year. Thorogood, who's once again out on the road with the band, plays tonight (...
Peter Frampton's fans are buzzing over his newly released mini-album, called Hummingbird In A Box - Songs From The Ballet. The collection -- which is the musical middle ground between his 2010 Thank You Mr. Churchill collection and his 2006 Grammy Award-winning instrumental set...