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Joe Elliott Defends Def Leppard's Concerts: 'We Don’t Use Tapes'

Joe Elliott Defends Def Leppard's Concerts: 'We Don’t Use Tapes'

Corey Irwin (11/04/2024)

He claims anyone who accuses the band of using backing tracks simply "can’t believe how good it is for real." Continue reading…

He claims anyone who accuses the band of using backing tracks simply "can’t believe how good it is for real." Continue reading…

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Bands Who Either Don't Have a Bassist or Don't Have a Guitarist

Bands Who Either Don't Have a Bassist or Don't Have a Guitarist

Joe DiVita (11/04/2024)

Not every band needs a guitarist or a bassist. These rock and metal band's certainly don't. Continue reading…

Not every band needs a guitarist or a bassist. These rock and metal band's certainly don't. Continue reading…

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5FDP's Zoltan Bathory Praises Marilyn Manson's Sobriety

5FDP's Zoltan Bathory Praises Marilyn Manson's Sobriety

Lauryn Schaffner (11/04/2024)

Five Finger Death Punch guitarist Zoltan Bathory praised Marilyn Manson for being 'clean and sober' ahead of their tour together. Continue reading…

Five Finger Death Punch guitarist Zoltan Bathory praised Marilyn Manson for being 'clean and sober' ahead of their tour together. Continue reading…

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29 Years Ago: White Zombie Release 'Astro-Creep: 2000'

29 Years Ago: White Zombie Release 'Astro-Creep: 2000'

Jon Wiederhorn (11/04/2024)

Get the story behind White Zombie's 'Astro-Creep 2000'. Continue reading…

Get the story behind White Zombie's 'Astro-Creep 2000'. Continue reading…

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7 Super Nerdy Things We Love About Iron Maiden's 'Seventh Son'

7 Super Nerdy Things We Love About Iron Maiden's 'Seventh Son'

Joe DiVita (11/04/2024)

Seven deadly sins, seven ways to win, seven nerdy things and your trip begins... Continue reading…

Seven deadly sins, seven ways to win, seven nerdy things and your trip begins... Continue reading…

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41 Years Ago: Dave Mustaine Fired From Metallica

41 Years Ago: Dave Mustaine Fired From Metallica

Jon Wiederhorn (11/04/2024)

Then we wound up with two amazing thrash bands. Continue reading…

Then we wound up with two amazing thrash bands. Continue reading…

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O.J. Simpson Dead at 76 Following Battle With Cancer

O.J. Simpson Dead at 76 Following Battle With Cancer

Rob Carroll (11/04/2024)

Simpson reportedly died in Las Vegas on April 10. Continue reading…

Simpson reportedly died in Las Vegas on April 10. Continue reading…

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The '80s Song Kid Rock Took the 'Bawitdaba' Title + Lyric From

The '80s Song Kid Rock Took the 'Bawitdaba' Title + Lyric From

Joe DiVita (11/04/2024)

Kid Rock's big hit "Bawitdaba" actually features lyrics that appeared in an '80s song, released more than 15 years prior. Continue reading…

Kid Rock's big hit "Bawitdaba" actually features lyrics that appeared in an '80s song, released more than 15 years prior. Continue reading…

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Win a Linkin Park 'Papercuts' Vinyl!

Win a Linkin Park 'Papercuts' Vinyl!

Chad Childers (11/04/2024)

With such a storied history, wouldn't you love to have Linkin Park's biggest hits all in one collection? Continue reading…

With such a storied history, wouldn't you love to have Linkin Park's biggest hits all in one collection? Continue reading…

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10 Saddest Rock + Metal Songs of the 1980s

10 Saddest Rock + Metal Songs of the 1980s

Chad Childers (11/04/2024)

Embrace the heartache, pain and in some cases, true life stories. Continue reading…

Embrace the heartache, pain and in some cases, true life stories. Continue reading…

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Ticket Stub From Dimebag Darrell's Final Show Selling for $15K

Ticket Stub From Dimebag Darrell's Final Show Selling for $15K

Rob Carroll (11/04/2024)

Here's how that eye-popping asking price compares to other "final show" ticket stubs. Continue reading…

Here's how that eye-popping asking price compares to other "final show" ticket stubs. Continue reading…

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Bon Jovi Says 'It's Up to God' Whether He Tours Again

Bon Jovi Says 'It's Up to God' Whether He Tours Again

Nick DeRiso (11/04/2024)

New four-part docuseries on his journey premieres later this month. Continue reading…

New four-part docuseries on his journey premieres later this month. Continue reading…

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36 Years Ago: Iron Maiden Release 'Seventh Son of a Seventh Son'

36 Years Ago: Iron Maiden Release 'Seventh Son of a Seventh Son'

Jon Wiederhorn (11/04/2024)

A major shift toward the progressive side. Continue reading…

A major shift toward the progressive side. Continue reading…

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Kyle Gass Calls Tenacious D a Good Barometer For Friendships

Kyle Gass Calls Tenacious D a Good Barometer For Friendships

Chuck Armstrong (11/04/2024)

Kyle Gass discusses Tenacious D's latest song, their cover of Britney Spears' "Baby One More Time" and also shares an update on their next full-length album. Continue reading…

Kyle Gass discusses Tenacious D's latest song, their cover of Britney Spears' "Baby One More Time" and also shares an update on their next full-length album. Continue reading…

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Legendary Black Metal Site in Norway Damaged by Fire

Legendary Black Metal Site in Norway Damaged by Fire

Lauryn Schaffner (10/04/2024)

Neseblod Records, legendary black metal site in Oslo, Norway formerly known as Helvete, was damaged by a fire earlier this week. Continue reading…

Neseblod Records, legendary black metal site in Oslo, Norway formerly known as Helvete, was damaged by a fire earlier this week. Continue reading…

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