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Fans may be surprised to see one name missing off the credits of the authorized Kurt Cobain documentary that's coming next year: the late Nirvana frontman's widow, Courtney Love. According to the Hollywood Reporter, it was Love who initially approached filmmaker Brett Morgen in...
Soundgarden is the subject of a new documentary from the same team that has produced recent films on Rush, Alice Cooper and the history of heavy metal. The film will cover the band's entire career, from their early days on the Seattle club scene through their breakup in the late...
The Rolling Stones’ legendary sax player Bobby Keys died on December 2nd from cirrhosis of the liver at age 70. Keys, who played on some of rock’s most memorable and lasting cuts, was still touring with the Stones up until illness forced him to pull out of the band's most recent...
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd did not show up in Tauranga District Court in New Zealand on Tuesday morning (December 2nd) for his second hearing on charges of threatening to kill and possession of methamphetamine and cannabis. According to the New Zealand Herald, a "not guilty" plea...
Foo Fighters will play at Irving Plaza in New York City this Friday (December 5th), in conjunction with the premiere of the eighth and final episode of the band's HBO series Sonic Highways. Tickets, priced at just $20, won’t go on sale until the day of the show, and will only be...
Creed singer Scott Stapp's teenage son Jagger has weighed in on his father's current situation, telling fans on Twitter that his dad "chose drugs over his family." According to Classic Rock, Jagger Stapp has urged his father to get help, claiming that the singer has been on a "...
It was 35 years ago tonight (December 3rd, 1979) that 11 fans that died in a stampede while entering the Who’s concert at Cincinnati's Riverfront Coliseum. The tragedy -- which all but eradicated festival concert seating for nearly two decades -- happened when thousands of fans...
Coming on December 8th, will be Paul McCartney's new single, called, “Hope For The Future.” The tune, which was written four the recently released video game Destiny, has until now has been exclusively available within the Halo game itself. The track, which is being issued on...
The Moody Blues have just released their latest box set, Timeless Flight: The Polydor Years 1986 - 1992. The six CD and two DVD collection features the studio albums The Other Side Of Life (1986), Sur La Mer (1988), and Keys To The Kingdom (1991). In addition to the albums, the...