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Vince Neil of Mötley Crüe has more than Celebrity Apprentice on the docket this year. He's also plotting a new solo album. Neil is working on songs with his solo band and might even debut some of them live. He tells the Michigan City News-Dispatch, "I'll say that we're recording...
Scott Stapp of Creed says he's rooting for the team that does "Creedbombing" in the Super Bowl. The term "Creedbombing" came from Carolina Panthers linebacker Ben Jacobs. It involves sneaking up on a teammate and shouting Creed lyrics at him in your best Stapp impression. The...
Last week Gene Simmons received an E-mail from the Children’s Hospital of Nevada asking if he could grant 17-year-old Dilan Kohn his final wish, which was to meet and hang out with the KISS bassist. Simmons wasted no time and on Friday morning he flew to Vegas. According to...
Black Sabbath bassist Geezer Butler has admitted that the band’s estranged drummer, Bill Ward, was not actually invited to perform with them at the final show on their farewell tour, despite Butler asserting earlier in the week that he had been. Butler took to Twitter to retract...
Guns N' Roses had some fun via Twitter this week at the expense of a handful of people who have come forward to claim responsibility for getting three of the band's original members to finally reunite, most notably, Aerosmith's Steven Tyler. #GnFnR pic.twitter.com/F10chn5U0G —...
Def Leppard has released a video for the song "Dangerous” off its recent self-titled album. The video continues the storyline where the video from “Let’s Go,” also off the album, left off. The video had its premiere through Guitar Hero Live, as it is the title track in the Def...
Ace Frehley has set a string of mainly Southern dates over the next few months. In August 2014, the Kiss co-founder released his sixth solo album, the critically acclaimed, Space Invader -- which included a surprise cover of the Steve Miller Band's "The Joker." Frehley kicks off...
The house where Bret Michaels of Poison grew up burned down yesterday afternoon. The blaze in the Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania home reportedly started as a result of a kitchen accident. All seven people in the house were able to get out safely, though they lost everything but the...
Jefferson Airplane and Jefferson Starship co-founding guitarist Paul Kantner is dead at the age of 74. Kantner, who had been battling health issued for decades, was laid low by a heart attack last March, and suffered another attack earlier this week. Kantner's cause of death was...