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Was Late JUDAS PRIEST Drummer DAVE HOLLAND Victim Of 'Very Sad Injustice'?

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 7:50 PM Comments comments (0)


Former JUDAS PRIEST guitarist K.K. Downing's book collaborator claims to have obtained new information about Dave Holland which paints the band's disgraced drummer in a far different light than the public had previously known.

 

The newly revealed purported details of Holland's final years come 13 months after he died in Lugo, Spain, where the 69-year-old had reportedly ...

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BAD WOLVES Is More Than Just The Band That Covered THE CRANBERRIES' 'Zombie'

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 7:40 PM Comments comments (0)


BAD WOLVES guitarist Doc Coyle spoke to Australia's Loud about the musical direction of the material the band is currently recording for its upcoming second album, tentatively due before the end of the year. "It's diverse," he said. "There's stuff that's probably heavier, as or more heavy than the last record. We have four or five songs that are really trying to bring the beef, the shit yo...

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WHERE ARE THE TAPES FROM BLACK SABBATH'S JAM WITH LED ZEPPELIN?

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 7:35 PM Comments comments (0)


Tony Iommi insisted Black Sabbath's holy-grail '70s-era jam with Led Zeppelin was recorded, but he has no idea what happened to the tapes.

 

They got together during a recording session in late 1973, Iommi told Loudersound, and Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham had a specific song from 1972's Vol. 4 in mind. Instead, Sabbath's guitarist said everyone just meande...

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GUNS N' ROSES' DUFF MCKAGAN ANNOUNCES FIRST 2019 SOLO TOUR DATES + TEASES NEW MUSIC

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 7:30 PM Comments comments (0)


Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan revealed this past December that he was working on a new solo album that would be released this year. Today (Feb. 19) on his social media profiles, McKagan posted a video with a snippet of music that announces his first solo tour dates for this year featuring singer-songwriter Shooter Jennings.

 

McKagan's wife confirmed the music in th...

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GEOFF TATE Performs Special 'Old-School' QUEENSRYCHE Set At Germany's METAL ASSAULT Festival

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 7:25 PM Comments comments (0)


Fan-filmed video footage of OPERATION: MINDCRIME, the band led by former QUEENSRŸCHE singer Geoff Tate, performing a special "old-school" QUEENSRŸCHE set on February 16 at the Metal Assault festival at Posthalle in Würzburg, Germany can be seen below: 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eCc3LkbrTi8

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JlDJm...

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STEEL PANTHER TO TOUR CANADA IN JUNE

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 7:20 PM Comments comments (0)


California rock n’roll party legends, Steel Panther, have announced a national Canadian tour this summer. Working to bring a little Hollywood to Canada, the shows kick off June 14th in Barrie, ON at Mavericks and end June 25th in Grande Prarie, AB at The Bowes (Revolution Place). Tickets will be open to the public on Friday, February 22nd 10 AM, local time.

 

Sing...

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37 YEARS AGO: OZZY OSBOURNE ARRESTED FOR URINATING ON ALAMO CENOTAPH

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 7:15 PM Comments comments (0)


Ozzy Osbourne didn’t wake up Feb. 19, 1982, and decide he was going to cause trouble that afternoon by pissing on a treasured national monument in San Antonio, Texas. He was simply going about his business, partying like a rock star, and after a few drinks too many he stumbled out in the street dressed in a dress owned by his future wife Sharon Osbourne (she had hidden his clothes...

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KISS DRUMMER ERIC SINGER SAYS PLAYING WITH BRIAN MAY IS HIS PROUDEST MOMENT - "QUEEN IS MY FAVOURITE BAND... THEY WERE LIKE THE BEATLES ON STEROIDS"

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 7:15 PM Comments comments (0)


In a new interview with MusicRadar, Eric Singer talks about the frightening prowess of Buddy Rich, the importance of paying it forward and his life before and after KISS. From growing up in Cleveland and playing in his dad’s dance band, Singer has performed with Black Sabbath, Alice Cooper, Brian May and Gary Moore in addition to his long stint with KISS. Read an excerpt from the in...

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GREAT WHITE To Release DVD Of KENTUCKY STATE FAIR Performance Along With 'Two Or Three' New Songs

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 7:05 PM Comments comments (0)


GREAT WHITE rhythm guitarist and keyboardist Michael Lardie has told the K-97 radio station that the band has begun putting together new material with its latest addition, singer Mitch Malloy. "We're working on some ideas right now," he said (hear audio below). "Nothing carved in stone as far as when we're gonna start [recording]. But the things that we've been coming up with have been fa...

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MOTLEY CRUE RELEASE FULL TRAILER FOR 'THE DIRT'

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)


With a little more than a month before the March 22 release of The Dirt on Netflix, Motley Crue have delivered the first official trailer for the film version of their memoir. You can watch it below: 


Yesterday, Nikki Sixx hyped today's clip by tweeting out a 19-second teaser that appeared to ...
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BRET MICHAELS ANNOUNCES ANNUAL BIRTHDAY BASH STAGE IT EVENT; VIDEO MESSAGE

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 6:55 PM Comments comments (0)


On Friday March 15, 2019 Bret Michaels celebrates his birthday with you and comes into your home or mobile device via a livestream Stage It performance. This annual birthday bash event is an opportunity for fans to interact with Bret during the performance in what will be a party of epic proportions.

 

A portion of the proceeds from the event goes to charity via Bret Mi...

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Alice Cooper announces the Ol' Black Eyes Is Back UK tour

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 6:55 PM Comments comments (0)


Alice Cooper is coming back to the UK later this year on the Ol’ Black Eyes Is Back tour.

 

Cooper has lined up seven shows, kicking off at the Manchester Arena on October 4 and wrapping up with a set at the Cardiff Arena on the 12th of the month.

 

He’l be joined by special guests The Stranglers and MC50 featuring Wayne Kramer.

 

Ali...

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Ozzy Osbourne cancels Sydney and Melbourne Download shows

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 6:35 PM Comments comments (0)


Download festival headliner Ozzy Osbourne has cancelled next month's performances in Sydney and Melbourne due to ongoing ill health.

 

The 70-year-old heavy metal star pulled out of his Australian dates just hours after cancelling his March 21 performance at Download in Japan.


The former Black Sabbath frontman, who built one of music's biggest solo careers after ...

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45 YEARS AGO: KISS UNLEASH SELF-TITLED DEBUT ALBUM

Posted on February 18, 2019 at 7:20 PM Comments comments (0)


“Whether planned or not, theatrics are always a part of rock and roll at its best,” KISS vocalist and guitarist Paul Stanley once told me. “We never put on makeup and used pyro or other effects to cover anything up. It was to enhance the presentation.”

 

In part, that explains why the band’s self-titled debut, which came out Feb. 18, 1974, was pr...

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SLASH FEATURING MYLES KENNEDY AND THE CONSPIRATORS RELEASE OFFICIAL VIDEO FOR "CALL OF THE WILD"

Posted on February 18, 2019 at 7:15 PM Comments comments (0)


Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators have released an official video for "Call Of The Wild", taken from the band's 2018 album, Living The Dream. Check it out below: 


The band is hitting the road this summer in support of their new album, Living The Dream. North American dates are listed bel...
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WATCH MOTLEY CRUE'S 'THE DIRT' TEASER TRAILER

Posted on February 18, 2019 at 7:10 PM Comments comments (0)


Motley Crue has released a short teaser trailer for the upcoming film adaptation of The Dirt, with a note adding that the full trailer will be released tomorrow. You can watch it below.


"Their music made them famous. Their lives made them infamous," reads the teaser, as quick clips...

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Watch ROBERT PLANT's New Band SAVING GRACE Perform In U.K.

Posted on February 18, 2019 at 7:05 PM Comments comments (0)


Robert Plant's new band SAVING GRACE played two shows last week as the support act for FAIRPORT CONVENTION. The gigs took place on February 14 at The Anvil in Basingstoke and on February 16 at The Forum in Bath. Another concert is scheduled for February 22 and The Alban Arena in St Albans.

 

SAVING GRACE — which includes Plant on lead vocals and harmonica, Suzi Dia...

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PAUL STANLEY TALKS "LOVE GUN" ZIP-LINE - "TO BE SUPERMAN WITH A GUITAR DOESN'T SUCK"

Posted on February 18, 2019 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)


KISS icon Paul Stanley is featured in a new interview with the Los Angeles Times discussing the band's End Of The Road tour. An excerpt from the story, which includes talk with Gene Simmons, Tommy Thayer, Eric Singer and the KISS road crew, follows.

 

“Let's be frank about it: The idea of being a 70-year-old member of a road crew for most people is not what they wo...

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DEF LEPPARD Singer On Upcoming Las Vegas Residency: 'We Know What We're Getting Ourselves Into'

Posted on February 18, 2019 at 6:55 PM Comments comments (0)


DEF LEPPARD will return to Las Vegas for its second residency this summer. The band will take over Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino for 12 explosive nights between August 14 and September 7.

 

DEF LEPPARD played its first Las Vegas residency five years ago at the Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel, a pioneering effort for a rock band.

 

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Nikki Sixx calls out Kiss - accuses them of stealing Motley Crue's stage production

Posted on February 18, 2019 at 6:50 PM Comments comments (0)


Nikki Sixx has called out Kiss on social media, accusing them of ripping off Motley Crue’s stage production.

 

Kiss played The Forum in Los Angeles on Saturday night, and, prior to the show, Sixx posted a still from Crue’s final tour from 2014/15 on Instagram, with the caption: “If ya wanna see an exact reenactment of this just go to the Los Angeles Forum...

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