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The Scorpions have made former Motörhead drummer Mikkey Dee a full-time member, replacing James Kottak , who has had drinking and legal problems, including eight months in a Dubai jail in 2014 for insulting Islam. Ritchie Blackmore thinks his former bandmates in Deep Purple need...
Today (September 13th) marks the first anniversary of the death of Former REO Speedwagon guitarist Gary Richrath who died at age 65 of undisclosed causes. Richrath, who joined the band in 1970 and recorded 12 albums with the band before splitting with the group in 1989, is best...
Izzy Stradlin reportedly turned down a five-figure fee to play with Guns N' Roses at April's reunion shows, according to band insider MSL. An alleged band insider, writing under the name MSL at GNR Truth , says Stradlin was offered the fee for each show he played. MSL writes: "...
The new Rolling Stones box set out on September 30th has nine more surprises thrown in. The Rolling Stones in Mono will contain 14 of their albums and a new compilation, Stray Cats, which contains essential non-album B-sides and rarities. Now comes word that there will also be a...
Bruce Springsteen will be heading out on a nine-stop book tour in support if his long awaited autobiography, Born To Run. "The Boss" will kick things off the day of the book's release (September 27th) in his hometown of Freehold, New Jersey at the local Barnes & Noble and...
Ron Howard recalls Ringo Starr and Keith Moon trying to get onto an episode of Happy Days. Howard's eagerly awaited Beatles documentary, Eight Days A Week - The Touring Years, is set for a theatrical release on Friday (September 16th) with Hulu streaming the movie exclusively to...
Loverboy and their 1985 hit "Lovin' Every Minute Of It" are featured in a new TV spot for National Car Rental. The commercial, which is now running, feature the band with Patrick Warburton -- best known for his roles as David Puddy in Seinfeld and the title character in The Tick...
Sharon Osbourne says she had a psychiatric breakdown and that's why she had to take a break from The Talk in 2015. On today's season premiere, Sharon explained, "I had a complete and utter breakdown. I woke up in the Cedars Sinai hospital and for three days, I could do nothing...
Led Zeppelin ‘s publishing company, Warner/Chappell Music, has appealed a judge’s ruling denying its bid to have the legal fees it spent to win the case covered by the plaintiff. Green Day have shared another lyric video from their upcoming album. This one is for the title track...