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Ann Wilson Reveals ‘Project Dead Guys’ Album
Heart’s Ann Wilson has revealed she’s working on a tribute album to her fallen music heroes.
Eagles Add Even More 2018 Tour Dates
The Eagles have added another four shows to their 2018 touring schedule, taking the total number of announced appearances to 41.
John Corabi Announces Motley Crue-Era ‘Live 94′ Album
Former Motley Crue and current Dead Daisies singer John Corabi will release 'Live 94 (One Night in Nashville),' a live album featuring solo performances of tracks from his only Motley Crue album.
Watch Malcolm Young’s Son Sing With an AC/DC Tribute Band
Ross Young, son of late AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young, joined the cover band Thunderstruck to pay tribute to his father at a concert in New South Wales, Australia, recently.
Iron Maiden Tribute Singer Caught Smuggling Drugs Into Japan
The singer of a comedy Iron Maiden tribute band has been accused of trying to smuggle $5.5 million worth of drugs into Japan from Canada.
45 Years Ago: Ace Frehley Attends Tense Kiss Audition
It wasn’t love at first sight – and indeed, Kiss guitarist Ace “Space Ace” Frehley’s relationship with colleagues Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley was often going to be tense.
When Metallica Found Out They Had to Live in Their Rehearsal Room
Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian recalled his first meeting with the future thrash icons.
Slash Recalls ‘Very Surreal’ Guns N’ Roses Reunion Show
Guns N' Roses' guitarist didn’t think he’d play with Axl Rose ever again as little as two months before it happened.
November’s Biggest Classic Rock Stories: 2017 in Review
November offered another series of highest highs and lowest lows in the world of rock news.
Zakk Wylde Says His Drinking Problem Began with Ozzy Osbourne
Guitarist recalls joining Black Sabbath icon’s band at the age of 19: “like ‘Animal House’ on steroids.”
Joe Elliott Criticizes AC/DC’s Handling of Brian Johnson’s Hearing Problems
Def Leppard frontman discusses lineup change after deafness warning: “I wouldn’t have done it like that.”
Listen to Lars Ulrich Read a Kids’ Christmas Story
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich recently read the children's story 'Stick Man' on BBC Radio 2.