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Kiss Kick Off ‘KissWorld’ Tour in Moscow: Video, Set List
Kiss launched their 'Kissworld' tour with a set that highlighted nearly every era of the band's long career.
Elton John Hospitalized for ‘Harmful and Unusual Bacterial Infection,’ Eight Shows Cancele…
Elton John was hospitalized for two nights after contracting a rare infection during a recent South American tour.
Y&T Guitarist Joey Alves Dies
Longtime Y&T guitarist Joey Alves has died at the age of 63 after a battle with ulcerative colitis and other health complications.
Watch as Kiss Defy City Pyro Ban By Setting Off All Their Explosives in Just 30 Seconds
A German fire marshal told Kiss they couldn't use any pyrotechnics during their show. They obeyed ... until the last song.
Why Montrose Fired Sammy Hagar: Exclusive ‘Rock the Nation’ Book Excerpt
In this excerpt from 'Rock the Nation: Montrose, Gamma and Ronnie Redefined,' author Martin Popoff explains what led to Sammy Hagar's dismissal from Montrose.
Guns N’ Roses Songs Cleverly Reimagined for Bud Light Super Bowl and ‘Resident Evil’ Comme…
Two of the most famous songs from Guns N' Roses' 1987 debut 'Appetite for Destruction' have been given a fresh coat of paint for a pair of new commercials.
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.'
Wife Swapping, Ice Skating and Porn: Vince Neil’s TV and Movie History
Vince Neil has built quite a side career for himself in front of the camera, appearing in a wide variety of movies, reality TV shows and even his own sex tape.
George Michael Dies; Elton John, Queen Mourn His Loss
Queen and Elton John are among the rock legends mourning the death of pop superstar George Michael.
Steve Perry Offers First Statement on Journey’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction
Former Journey singer Steve Perry has offered his first public statement since the band was elected into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.