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Photo Credit: Ross Halfin, Legacy Recordings

Judas Priest’s Rob Halford Looks Back at 30 Years of ‘Turbo': Exclusive Interview

Judas Priest will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Turbo album with the release of an expanded edition on Feb. 3.

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Michael Ochs Archives, Getty Images

Allman Brothers Band Drummer Butch Trucks Dies

A cause of death for Butch Trucks, co-founding drummer with the Allman Brothers Band, was not immediately known.

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Storm Thorgerson, Capitol Records

45 Years Ago: Pink Floyd Flub Live Debut of ‘The Dark Side of the Moon’

Pink Floyd were about to play the entirety of The Dark Side of the Moon before an audience for the first time.

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Christie Goodwin
Christie Goodwin

Heart’s Ann Wilson Talks About New Live Album, Plans for More Music and 40 Years of ‘Little Queen': Exclusive Interview

One of the most surprising things about Heart 's new live album is that, after more than four decades of being a band, it was their first time playing the historic Royal Albert Hall.

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Iron Maiden

Iron Maiden Announce 2017 North American Tour

Iron Maiden have announced a new, 25-date North American leg of their ongoing 'Book of Souls' tour.

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Theo Wargo, Getty Images

Gene Simmons and His Band Booked for Five Comic Con Performances

Gene Simmons will temporarily set aside his Kiss duties for a series of solo appearances at five Comic Con events throughout the spring, summer and fall 2017.

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Jo Hale, Getty Images

Paul McCartney Files Suit to Get the Beatles’ Songs Back

This fight actually dates back to 1985, when Michael Jackson memorably out-maneuvered Paul McCartney to purchase his early catalog.

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Luis Trinh, NBC
Luis Trinh, NBC

Vince Neil Raises Over $750,000 for MSA Charity With ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ Victory

Vince Neil's 'Celebrity Apprentice' victory raised over three quarters of a million dollars for a charity dedicated to fighting a disease that recently claimed the life of one of his friends.

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Columbia
Columbia

45 Years Ago: Blue Oyster Cult Gets Heavy on Self-Titled Debut

Blue Oyster Cult didn't emerge fully formed. Instead, their self-titled debut arrived as a sign post in their continuing development.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Metallica Confirmed for ‘Very Special and Unique’ 2017 Grammy Performance

Metallica will perform at the Grammys for the fourth time in their career, and they're promising something 'very special and unique.'

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