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Metallica, Gregg Allman, Rolling Stones Earn Grammy Nominations
The nominees for the 60th annual Grammy Awards have been announced, with Metallica and Gregg Allman leading the classic rock pack with two nominations each.
Black Sabbath’s Bill Ward Hospitalized With Heart Problems
Former Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward has been hospitalized after suffering heart problems.
Paul Stanley Rips ‘Pathetic’ Marilyn Manson for Covering a Charles Manson Song
Paul Stanley has criticized Marilyn Manson for commemorating the death of Charles Manson by posting a cover of the mass murderer's 1970 track "Sick City."
Dave Grohl Joins Guns N’ Roses for ‘Paradise City’ in Tulsa
Watch Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters join Guns N' Roses for "Paradise City" in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Hear ‘Hand of Fate’ From the ‘Gene Simmons Vault Experience’ Box Set
Hear the first track from the 'Gene Simmons Vault Experience' box set, and see the track list for the career-spanning collection's first two discs.
How Bruce and Bob Kulick Teamed Up for Their First-Ever Kiss-Themed Concert
In what he calls "a gig I'll never forget," former Kiss guitarist Bruce Kulick recently teamed up with his brother Bob Kulick for a first-ever concert celebrating their contributions to the group's history.
Guns N’ Roses Refuse to Coast in Cleveland: Concert Review
Despite being 18 months into their Not in This Lifetime tour, Guns N' Roses are refusing to coast to the finish line.
ZZ Top Cancel Remaining 2017 Tour Dates
ZZ Top have cancelled the remaining dates on their 2017 tour after bassist Dusty Hill was ordered to "lay low" by his doctors.
UPDATE: Cinderella’s Tom Keifer Hospitalized After ‘Medical Emergency’
Cinderella frontman Tom Keifer has been rushed to the hospital after suffering a medical emergency prior to a show in western Pennsylvania.
Bob Seger Postpones 2017 Tour Due to ‘Urgent Medical Issue’
Bob Seger has been forced to postpone all 19 dates of his 2017 Runaway Train tour due to an "urgent medical issue."
More than 50 Dead, Hundreds Injured in Mass Shooting at Las Vegas Music Festival
Local police said a lone gunman opened fire on the Route 91 Harvest Festival from the 32nd floor of the nearby Mandalay Bay hotel.
Roger Waters Loosens Up a Little in Cleveland: Photo Gallery
For the first time in 15 years, Roger Waters is touring without the promise to play an entire Pink Floyd album.