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Gene Simmons Pays Tribute to Chuck Berry at First-Ever Solo Concert
Gene Simmons paid tribute to Chuck Berry by performing "Johnny B. Goode" during his first-ever full-length solo concert.
Chuck Berry Dies: Rockers React
The news of Chuck Berry's death has prompted an outpouring of love and respect from a wide variety of rock stars.
Gregg Allman Cancels All 2017 Tour Dates
Gregg Allman has canceled all of his scheduled 2017 concerts.
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.
Deep Purple Debut New ‘All I Got Is You’ Song and Video
Deep Purple have released a new video for "All I Got Is You," the second single from their upcoming album Infinite.
Iggy Pop Joins Metallica Onstage for Blistering ‘T.V. Eye’
Metallica closed out their three-night stand in Mexico City last night by inviting Iggy Pop on stage for a blistering take on the Stooges' "T.V. Eye."
Fleetwood Mac’s ‘The Chain’ Gets an Even Bigger Spotlight in New ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’…
Fleetwood Mac's "The Chain" has a starring role in the new 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' trailer.
ZZ Top Keep on Ticking as ‘Tonnage’ Tour Hits Ohio: Concert Review
ZZ Top gave the sold-out crowd at the Hard Rock Rocksino in Northfield, OH all they could handle this past Saturday night.
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.