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Alter Bridge and Creed guitarist Mark Tremonti said in a new interview with Alternative Nation that a reunion of the latter band is not likely to happen anytime soon. With Alter Bridge going into the studio early next year and Tremonti still promoting Cauterize, the second album...
The daughter and mother of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain disagreed over the way he was depicted in the documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck, which premiered on HBO last May and is in the middle of a limited theatrical run. Director Brett Morgen told Deadline that Kurt's...
Sammy Hagar has been shopping a new reality show on his family but so far he hasn't gotten any takers. According to Hagar, networks haven't been biting on the sizzle reel he's been shopping. He told the St. Louis Dispatch, "The response I got was that there’s no drama . . . How...
Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson was diagnosed with cancer back in February but he's bounced back and was recently given a clean bill of health. The vocalist shared what it was like to undergo treatment for the tumor that was found on the back of his tongue. Dickinson told Metal...
It was 46 years ago today -- August 18th, 1969 -- that the Woodstock Music and Art Fair wrapped with Jimi Hendrix's incendiary set after more than three days of music in Bethel, New York. More than 450,000 people converged upon the small upstate town to hear rock's biggest bands...
Kinks lead guitarist Dave Davies played two nights in November at New York's City Winery and he was able to capture the material for a new live project. The new album, Rippin' Up New York City: Live at the City Winery, will be released on September 4th. The set features some...
A performance of "My Hero" last night brought a fan to tears, so Grohl brought the guy on stage. Dave Grohl grabbed a fan out of the crowd Sunday night in Colorado -- in an attempt to get the guy to stop crying. Grohl and his Foo Fighters bandmates were playing an acoustic...
Bob Dylan has led the list of Rolling Stone magazine's "100 Greatest Songwriters." The list, compiled by the magazine's editors, split the songwriting team of John Lennon and Paul McCartney, with McCartney following Dylan at Number Two and Lennon at Number Three. Coming in next...
Nickelback has been forced to cancel all remaining dates on its 2015 world tour due to an extended period of vocal rest ordered for singer Chad Kroeger, who recently underwent surgery to remove an intracordal cyst from his voice box. Although the Canadian act planned to return...