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Metallica is the subject of a four-part series on Spotify called Landmark – Metallica: The Early Years. The documentary is the first of its kind for the streaming service and will debut tomorrow (August 18th), with all four parts premiering at the same time. Each will feature...
Boston brought their 40th anniversary tour to an end Monday in their hometown, but it was a sad occasion because a member of the band's technical team, William F. Clack, unexpectedly passed away last week. Tom Scholz says , "Bill was one of the few people I considered a true...
Sammy Hagar , Bob Weir , Joe Satriani , Vic Johnson and others will do an acoustic show on September 19th at Weir’s Sweetwater Music Hall in Mill Valley, California. Proceeds will benefit Kiddo! Mill Valley School’s Community Foundation. Guns N’ Roses will tour Australia in...
Alice Cooper has spoken out for the first time about his Hollywood Vampires bandmate Joe Perry's health scare last month. Coop tells Rolling Stone that Perry hadn't eaten for two days. He also sensed that Perry wasn't ready for the rigorous type of touring the band had...
With Black Sabbath's storied career coming to a close next February as the band winds down its farewell tour, it's been announced by Antique Trade Gazette that a collection of early Sabbath memorabilia will be auctioned off this fall. Some of the items going on the block date...
Former AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd said in a new publicity statement that his "hell-raising days are over," following his eight-month home detention sentence for drug possession and threatening to kill. Rudd insists he has "turned a corner" and is dedicating his life to "family,...
The Heartbreakers' bandleader, who recently wrapped a spring tour with his reunited pre-fame band Mudcrutch and scored a Top 10 hit with their sophomore release, Mudcrutch 2, told Uncut that touring the band was hard -- but no less fun, explaining, "I've come to realize that I’m...
Neil Young will release four of his '70s classics on vinyl on September 6th, according to Vintage Vinyl News. Although they were released in remastered editions back in 2014 as a part of a limited edition box set for Record Store Day, fans can finally snap up individual copies...
Led Zeppelin have posted a trailer for their upcoming BBC Sessions re-issue. The 1997 collection will be available in a standard two-CD or digital set, a deluxe three-disc or digital edition, and a massive box set on September 16th. Watch the trailer below! David Lee Roth has...