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Leon Russell Dies at Age 74
Musician and songwriter Leon Russell died in his sleep at the age of 74, according to a post on his official Facebook page.
Eagles of Death Metal, Bataclan Spar As Sting Concert Reopens Paris Attack Venue
Sting opened the first show at the site of the 2015 Paris attacks with a moment of silence, while the venue argued with Eagles of Death Metal singer Jesse Hughes.
Billy Idol Announces Triple ‘BFI Live!’ Album
Billy Idol will release a triple-live album on Record Store Day
Kiss Break Out 1982 ‘Creatures’ Costumes and Rarities for Kiss Kruise: Photos, Set List
Kiss dug their 1982 'Creatures of the Night' costumes, stage show and Set List out of the closet for this year's Kiss Kruise.
Tim ‘Ripper’ Owens Reveals How He Met Ronnie James Dio
Tim "Ripper" Owens says Ronnie James Dio was one of the first stars to show him respect, and that he's happy to repay that kindness by promoting Dio's charity.
Last Night’s World Series Game 7, in Four Classic Rock Songs
You don't need 'SportsCenter.' We can tell you what happened during last night's big World Series finale with just four songs.
Rock’s 30 Scariest Album Covers
We searched deep into the creepy, cobwebbed corners of our record collection to dig up classic rock's 30 scariest album covers.
Dean Ween on ‘Dickey Betts,’ a Kinks Reunion and Creating ‘Original Classic Rock': Exclusi…
Dean Ween talks about paying tribute to Dickey Betts, why the Kinks should get back together, and what he'd do if a bandmate slept with his wife.
Jon Bon Jovi Says ‘Two F—ers’ Are Keeping His Band Out of the Rock Hall of Fame
Jon Bon Jovi says some members of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's nominating committee have made it their "personal mission" to keep his group from being inducted.
Metallica Plays ‘Mr. Soul’ With Neil Young, Covers the Clash at Bridge School Benefit
Metallica added two new excellent covers to their arsenal during their acoustic set at Neil Young's annual Bridge School Benefit.