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Slash used a night off from the Guns N' Roses tour to jam with a couple of friends. The guitarist joined Whitford/St. Holmes -- the duo of Aerosmith guitarist Brad Whitford and ex-Ted Nugent singer Derek St. Holmes -- at the Exit/In in Nashville last night. He played the Jimi...
Out today is Heart 's Beautiful Broken which includes a guest vocal by James Hetfield of Metallica . During an interview on the One on One podcast, Twisted Sister guitarist Jay Jay French said, "I've lived long enough to say 'never say never,' because when we walked away the...
The Grateful Dead will live on, thanks to its members staying committed to its latest offshoot band, Dead & Company. In addition to legendary Dead members members -- guitarist Bob Weir and drummers Bill Kreutzmann, and Mickey Hart, the group also features John Mayer, Allman...
Jon Bon Jovi wedding singer? That's just what a bunch of lucky attendees at a Miami wedding got when the Sayreville, New Jersey native was called onstage to duet with the band's vocalist, Lourdes Valentin, according to Ultimate Classic Rock. The Associated Press reported, "...
Steven Tyler is finally off on his Out On A Limb tour -- it started last weekend in Las Vegas with a date in Los Angeles on Tuesday. While the tour is officially in support of the July 15th release of his first solo album, We're All Somebody From Somewhere, 10 of the 18 songs...
Eddie Van Halen paid a visit to Bryan Adams backstage before Wednesday's show at the Greek Theater in Los Angeles. A video was taken of Eddie holding an acoustic guitar. Bryan asks him to play the intro to Van Halen's "Mean Street" from the band's 1981 album, Fair Warning. Eddie...
Fans of the original Pink Floyd will soon get to see a new documentary on the band's late founder, guitarist-singer Syd Barrett. Get All That Ant? was filmed by Anthony Stern, a friend from his art school days. It features never-before-seen footage from the '60s filmed in Syd's...
AC/DC bassist Cliff Williams has revealed that he will retire from recording and touring after finishing out the band's current world trek. Williams' decision follows a string of personnel changes for the group that started with co-founding guitarist Malcolm Young's departure in...
The woman who was charged with stalking Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell and his wife Vicky in 2014 was arrested on Wednesday night (July 6th) while attempting to get into his solo concert in Louisville, Kentucky. According to TMZ , Jessica Robbins was picked up by police as she...