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Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist Josh Klinghoffer said in an interview with Russian outlet Metro News that the comparisons to his predecessor in the band, longtime guitarist John Frusciante, are starting to get on his nerves. Klinghoffer explained, "Of course it gets annoying. On...
According to Forbes, AC/DC tops the list of rock earners for the past 12 months. The Aussie band is number-17 on the magazine's list of the " Word's Highest-Paid Celebrities ," with a haul of $67.5-million. The Rolling Stones are just behind, at number-18, with $66.5-mil. The...
A day after going to the hospital due to discomfort in his chest, Lynyrd Skynyrd singer Johnny Van Zant is on the mend. His manager tells us, "He is fine. He has bronchitis and has medicine and looks forward to performing on Friday in Cincinnati." Johnny was taken to the...
A Guns N' Roses fan named Caroline Campos is claiming that a poster she brought to the band's concert in Nashville on July 9th, which read "Where's Izzy?" -- asking why original guitarist Izzy Stradlin was not involved in the current tour -- was taken from her and ripped to...
Steven Tyler has a third grandchild. Daughter Liv Tyler gave birth to a girl, Lula Rose Gardner, Friday. It's her third child and second with partner David Gardner. A woman by the name of Carolyn Eyck has posted a video on YouTube of her doing Jimmy Page 's guitar solo in Led...
While Joe Perry's condition remains up in the air as he remains hospitalized in Brooklyn, Alice Cooper has confirmed that the Hollywood Vampires' tour will carry on. On Sunday night (July 10th), Perry collapsed onstage during the Vampires' show at Brooklyn, New York's Ford...
Ozzy Osbourne's estranged wife Sharon told The Sun that she doesn't know if she can ever trust her husband again after she allegedly discovered his affair with a celebrity hairstylist. Sharon told the British tabloid, "Can I ever trust him again? I don't know. I'm now...
Heart is back with its 16th studio set, Beautiful Broken, which sees sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson revisiting select hidden gems from their back catalogue along with new material. Beautiful Broken was produced by Nancy Wilson and Heart bassist Dan Rothchild. The set's title track...
Happy Birthday to Fleetwood Mac songwriter-keyboardist Christine McVie, who turns 73 today (July 12th)! In 2014 McVie thrilled the rock world when she returned to the band following a 16-year hiatus. McVie, along with former husband John McVie and Mick Fleetwood, steered the...