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Dolores O’Riordan Dies: R.E.M., the Kinks + More React
The rock world reacted with shock and grief to the death of Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan.
Motorhead Guitarist ‘Fast’ Eddie Clarke Dies at 67
Guitarist 'Fast' Eddie Clarke was the last surviving member of Motorhead's first classic lineup.
Video Shows QOTSA’s Josh Homme Kicking Camera Into Photographer’s Face
Video from Queens of the Stone Age's performance at the KROQ Acoustic Christmas concert shows frontman Josh Homme kicking a photographer's camera into her face.
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."
Foo Fighters Release Brand New Song ‘Soldier’
Hot on the heels of last month's 'Concrete and Gold' album, Foo Fighters have unveiled another brand new song, entitled "Soldier."
Gene Simmons and Ace Frehley to Perform Live Together for First Time Since 2001
This will be the third notable collaboration between Ace Frehley and his former bandmates in recent years.
Queens of the Stone Age, ‘Villains': Album Review
Queens of the Stone Age's 'Villains' constantly switches directions, pushing them further into new levels of sophistication, weirdness and sincerity.
Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson Rumored to Be Considering Teaming Up as ‘LeeLifeson’
Rush stars Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson are reportedly considering teaming up in a new band.
Rick-Grohling: The Foo Fighters and Rick Astley Perform ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ Together
The Foo Fighters invited Rick Astley onstage in Tokyo to perform his 1987 smash "Never Gonna Give You Up"
Ace Frehley Reveals Gene Simmons Collaboration Details: ‘I Was Really Pleased, And So Was …
Ace Frehley shares lots of tantalizing details about the two songs he recently wrote with former Kiss bandmate Gene Simmons.