How ZZ Top Survived the ’80s
After having established a dedicated following with a five-album run that kicked off with their 1971 debut, ZZ Top entered the '80s with no idea that their fortunes would turn in a big way.
Extreme Schedule Release of ‘Pornograffiti Live 25′
To help commemorate last year's 25th anniversary of Extreme's Grammy-nominated second album, Pornograffitti, the Boston band will release the Pornograffiti Live 25.
25 Years Ago: Metallica Find the Mainstream With the ‘Enter Sandman’ Video
The Wayne Isham-directed video for "Enter Sandman" premiered on MTV on July 30, 1991.
How Alice Cooper Ended Up Getting a Lot of Famous Help on ‘Hey Stoopid’
Alice Cooper brought in heavy hitters like Nikki Sixx and Ozzy Osbourne to help out with 1991's 'Hey Stoopid.'
Revisiting AC/DC’s Stephen King Soundtrack, ‘Who Made Who’
In the time leading up to the release of Who Made Who in 1986, the '80s had been a bit of a mixed bag for AC/DC.
Summer 2016’s 30 Biggest Rock Tours
The summer 2016 concert season promises to bring some of rock's biggest acts to your hometown.
Stephen Stills’ Band the Rides Announce Tour
In advance of the release of their second album, Pierced Arrow, on May 6, the Rides -- an all-star band consisting of Stephen Stills, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Barry Goldberg -- have announced a tour.
Scorpions Reissuing ‘Return to Forever’ With Bonus Material
German rockers Scorpions have announced an upcoming reissue of their 2015 album Return to Forever on April 22.
The Story of Rock ‘n’ Roll’s First Concert
The Moondog Coronation Ball, generally viewed as having been the first ever rock 'n' roll concert, was held in Cleveland on March 21, 1952.
The Story of Mick Jagger’s First Solo Tour
With the future of the Rolling Stones in limbo, Mick Jagger kicked off a solo tour of Japan on March 15, 1988, in support of his second album, 'Primitive Cool.'