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Slipknot and Stone Sour's Corey Taylor is the gift that keeps on giving this week. Following his tirade about Kanye West proclaiming himself the world's "greatest living rock star," Taylor set his sights on Guns N' Roses singer Axl Rose in the same Opie Radio interview, calling...
Staind has been mostly inactive since 2011 and singer Aaron Lewis said in a new interview that the band is probably going to stay that way for the foreseeable future. Asked by Shout Out Minnesota if the group has any plans, Lewis replied, “Not for a while. Mike [Mushok], the...
Newly released is the first in-depth career-spanning biography of Ringo Starr. Ringo Starr: With A Little Help, sheds new light on Ringo's pre-fame days in Liverpool and as the drummer for Rory Storm & The Hurricanes, along with his Beatles years, and beyond. New facts are...
Meat Loaf will be back on the road this fall and has just announced six new shows. Meat will kick off the fall trek on October 23rd at Temecula, California’s Pechanga Theatre, and as of now, will wrap things up on November 19th in Englewood, New Jersey at the Bergen Performing...
The Who and Eddie Vedder are once again teaming up to support the band’s patron charity, Teen Cancer America. Details were posted on TheWho.com about a unique contest for a special concert featuring the band and the Pearl Jam frontman on September 12th at a private residence in...
Tom Petty regrets the use of the Confederate flag 30 years ago, when it was a constant presence during his Southern Accents tour. With the meaning of the flag hotly debated as it slowly vanishes from official Southern governmental buildings and spaces, Petty, who hails from...
Are Guns N' Roses planning another return to Las Vegas for a third residency? According to Ultimate Classic Rock , speculation began after a photo appeared of a poster reportedly displayed at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino which read, "All we need is just a little patience: Guns...
Slash and his band, Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, will launch a new leg of their World On Fire North American tour on September 18th in Providence, Rhode Island, with dates booked through October 24th in Temecula, California. The trek is in support of Slash's third solo...
A Foo Fighters fan got his birthday wish granted by the band recently at their gig in Toronto. 18-year-old Anthony Bifolchi attended the show with a sign that read, “It’s my birthday, can I play drums?” According to Loudwire , Frontman Dave Grohl spotted the sign and invited him...