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Rare photos from Nirvana's first concert in March 1987 have been found and shared by a woman named Maggie Poukkula, the 19-year-old daughter of Tony Poukkula, a friend of Kurt Cobain who hosted the outfit's first gig in his basement. Pictures of my dad and Kurt Cobain playing...
After being released on bail on Monday in New Zealand for violating the conditions of the home confinement to which he was sentenced for threatening to kill someone, he went after a cameraman who was waiting outside his beachfront home. Rudd charged the journalist and yelled...
The Holiday Inn chain has told Rod Stewart to come back and all is forgiven! Back in the 1970's, Rod and the Faces, just like the Who, were banned for life from the hotels due to the debauchery, destruction, and non-stop pranks that left many of the hotels in tatters across...
A Burlington, North Carolina man named Donald Lee Hamlett has landed in jail after penning a letter to Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder​. According to the Times News, Hamlett wrote and asked the singer if he could reach out to Hamlett's ex on her Facebook page or through email...
Graham Nash is showcasing songs from his entire career on his ongoing solo acoustic tour. In addition to such CSN/CSNY standards as “Teach Your Children,” “Just A Song Before I Go,” “Our House,” “Wasted On The Way,” and others, he’s also diving deep into his works with David...
Halestorm singer Lzzy Hale has contributed guest vocals to Stone Sour's cover of the Rolling Stones classic "Gimme Shelter," which will appear on the band's next covers EP, Straight Outta Burbank. Stone Sour guitarist Josh Rand wrote, "A big thank you to Lzzy Hale for killing it...
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd was arrested again on Saturday night (July 18th) at his home in Tauranga, New Zealand, according to multiple local reports. The 61-year-old rocker appeared in Tauranga District Court on Monday morning (July 20th) and was released on bail. Police charged...
It was 50 years ago today (July 20th, 1965) that Bob Dylan released "Like A Rolling Stone." The song not only revolutionized the way pop lyrics were written and sung, but ultimately pushed the boundaries as to how long a hit single could actually be. "Like A Rolling Stone,"...
Bon Jovi will release its first post-Richie Sambora recordings next month. According to Billboard, two new singles will be released in the next few weeks and the new album, Burning Bridges, will be issued next month. A spokesperson for the band said: “Burning Bridges, which will...