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14 hours ago

Paul McCartney says he almost quit music in the early ’70s

In a new interview, the rocker reveals he went wild in the years after the Fab Four called it quits, and his band Wings helped him straighten out and rediscover his love for music.

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14 hours ago

Ozzy gets a train

The rocker is to have a Midland Metro tram named after him in his native Birmingham, England, and Ozzy will meet the caboose on Thursday.

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2 days ago

Would you wear Rolling Stones swim trunks?

The veteran rockers have teamed up with a fashion company to roll out a collection of men's swimwear.

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David Bowie hits ballet set for Detroit

The late rocker's musical masterpieces are to come alive as part of an ambitious ballet project.

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2 days ago

Joe Perry says Aerosmith won’t tour with Steven Tyler

The singer has been at odds with the rest of the band since he began work on solo material after a spell in rehab following a canceled tour in 2009, and in recent years, guitarist Perry has approached the likes of Sammy Hagar and Chris Cornell about a possible guest spot for a run of gigs.

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2 days ago

Former Megadeth drummer dies after collapsing during Los Angeles gig

Nick Menza, a former drummer for the heavy metal band Megadeth, died at age 51 after collapsing on stage at a Los Angeles club late on Saturday, a family spokesman said on Sunday.

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4 days ago

Iggy Pop has toned it down

The Stooges rocker admits that there are "more than several" film clips of him on acid in the upcoming Stooges documentary "Gimme Danger."

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6 days ago

Zakk Wylde lends his face to emojis

Wylde is the latest musician and one of the first metal musicians to have a set of emojis available for download on the Emoji Fame app.

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6 days ago

Lenny Kravitz, Alice in Chains to join GNR on tour

Kravitz and Alice in Chains will open select dates on the Not In This Lifetime tour, which begins on June 23.

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6 days ago

Aerosmith considering a tour without Steven Tyler

The members of Aerosmith are considering going on tour with a replacement for Steven Tyler, despite the threat of legal action from the singer's management team.

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6 days ago

Two more people file claims to Prince’s estate

Two more individuals claiming to be relatives of the late pop star Prince came forward on Wednesday to seek a piece of the musician's estate.

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6 days ago

Ozzy Osbourne and son Jack plan ‘Detour’

Ozzy Osbourne's road trip with his son Jack is coming to TV this summer.

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7 days ago

Eric Clapton’s ‘mystery guest’ isn’t George Harrison

Eric Clapton swears he did not bring George Harrison back from the dead for his new album, "I Still Do."

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1 week ago

Every Metallica song in 4 minutes

From "My Apocalypse" to "The Unforgiven" and everything in between.

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1 week ago

Lou Reed’s final labor of love to be released

A box set of sixteen of Lou Reed's solo recordings will be released in October.

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1 week ago

Motorhead stamps issued in Germany

Germany is honoring the late Motorhead frontman Lemmy with a limited run of postage stamps.

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1 week ago

Rock Hall exhibit to focus on rock music link to politics

A new exhibit focusing on the link between rock music and politics will open at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland prior to the Republican National Convention scheduled for July.

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1 week ago

Nikki Sixx takes aim at Gene Simmons

The Motley Crue star has turned on the KISS rocker, saying he is no longer his "hero."

U.S. musician Prince performs on stage at Yas Arena in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi November 14, 2010. REUTERS/Jumana El-Heloueh

1 week ago

Prince guitar going to up for auction

The yellow cloud electric guitar, which he used to play some of his earlier hits including "Cream" and "Gett Off" in the 1980s and 1990s, has an opening bid of $30,000.

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1 week ago

Red Hot Chili Peppers lead singer expected to recover after hospitalization

Red Hot Chili Peppers' lead singer Anthony Kiedis is expected to make a full recovery after complications of intestinal flu sent him to the hospital and forced the cancellation of the band's show in Irvine, California, the band's website said on Sunday.

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Judge rules Bill Cosby must stand trial on sexual assault charges

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A Pennsylvania judge ordered entertainer Bill Cosby to stand trial on sexual assault charges over allegations that he drugged and assaulted a woman in 2004.

9 hours ago in Entertainment

Video gaming returns to TV with new league

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Competitive video gaming returns to TV with the launch of a 10-week gaming league that will be broadcast on TBS.

10 hours ago in Entertainment

Changes are coming to Twitter

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User names and attachments - including photos and videos - will no longer count towards the length of a tweet, but the 140-character limit will stay.

10 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Pink Panther’ star Burt Kwouk dies at 85

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He also starred in numerous films, among them three James Bond movies including "Goldfinger."

13 hours ago in Entertainment

Watch Hank Azaria’s ‘Simpsons’ inspired commencement speech

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"The Simpsons" star brings out some of his classic animated characters to address the graduates of Tufts University.