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Motorhead Guitarist ‘Fast’ Eddie Clarke Dies at 67
Guitarist 'Fast' Eddie Clarke was the last surviving member of Motorhead's first classic lineup.
Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Movie Lands New Director
Bryan Singer has been quickly replaced as director of the upcoming Queen movie 'Bohemian Rhapsody.'
Director’s ‘Unexpected Unavailability’ Halts Queen Movie Production
Production on the upcoming Queen movie 'Bohemian Rhapsody' has been put on hold due to the "unexpected unavailability" of director Bryan Singer.
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.