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Metallica confirms plans to ‘Rock in Rio’

The rockers plan to be a part of the 30th annual festival in Brazil.

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iTunes users like U2 after all

All those people who complained about U2's free album account appear to be a vocal minority.

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Bon Jovi helps provide ‘spoon full of hope’ to hometown

Jon Bon Jovi is sponsoring a community restaurant on the Jersey shore near his childhood home.

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‘Physical Graffiti’ was a labor of love for Jimmy Page

Jimmy Page wanted to remaster Led Zeppelin's music because he hates how modern versions sound.

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Kid Rock calls on bands to launch budget-friendly tours

The "All Summer Long" hitmaker urged his music peers to follow in his footsteps and take a pay cut on tour.

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Jimi Hendrix gets ‘animated’ for last interview

The audio clip of journalist Keith Altham's chat, which he recorded a week before Hendrix's death in 1970, has been given the cartoon treatment.

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Grateful Dead star plans memoir

Bill Kreutzmann plans to details three decades of drumming, drugs, and the Dead.

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Roger Taylor fighting to keep his Freddie Mercury statue

The percussionist erected the statue in his garden to honor the band's late frontman, but neighbors complain the monument is illegal.

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Def Leppard doesn’t need a Rock Hall induction

Joe Elliott has added his name to the list of rockers who will turn down an induction to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

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Art Garfunkel’s $15M penthouse up in flames

No one was injured in the blaze, but efforts to bring the fire under control caused significant flood damage.

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Credit cards, driver’s licenses among items at ‘legendary’ auction

Rare photographs and important documents from Kurt Cobain and Frank Sinatra are among the items up for grabs.

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Iron Maiden rocker Bruce Dickinson battling cancer

The vocalist is undergoing cancer treatment for a tumor on his tongue.

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Willie Nelson to star in new film

The country music veteran is set to star alongside actress Charlotte Rampling in a new movie filmed on his private ranch in Texas.

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ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons plans Latin-themed solo album

The guitar great plans a solo album full of his favorite rhythms.

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Grateful Dead duo, Toby Keith, Cyndi Lauper among Songwriters Hall inductees

Jerry Garcia and Robert Hunter, country music star Toby Keith and "Time After Time" singer Cyndi Lauper will be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

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Tommy Lee won’t tone down Motley Crue movie

The film, based on the 2001 autobiography, "The Dirt: Confessions of the World's Most Notorious Rock Band," is going into production this month.

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Lou Reed blasts the Beatles from beyond the grave

A recently discovered 1987 interview sheds light on the Velvet Underground star, who passed away in 2013.

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Axl Rose reportedly turns down big bucks for GNR reunion

Bassist Richard Fortus says the rocker snubbed all lucrative deals to get the original lineup back together.

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Willie Nelson autobiography to detail life on – and off – stage

"It's a Long Story: My Life" is due out this spring.

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Harrison Ford hurt in plane crash

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The "Star Wars" star was seriously injured when his vintage plane crashed shortly after taking off from an L.A. airport.

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Peeps milk coming to an Easter basket near you

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Because why shouldn't milk taste more like marshmallows?

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Plane slides off runway, crashes into fence

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A jetliner with 125 passengers aboard slid off the runway during a snowy landing at LaGuardia Airport, smashing into a fence at the edge of Flushing Bay.

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Supreme Court to hear gay marriage cases in April

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The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on whether states can ban gay marriage.

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Jurors hear graphic accounts of Boston Marathon bombing

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Jurors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial spent the first day of testimony listening to heartbreaking stories.