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Lynyrd Skynyrd ‘Street Survivors’ Movie Halted by Judge’s Ruling
The planned film was to have told the story of Lynyrd Skynyrd's tragic 1977 plane crash from the perspective – and with the assistance – of former drummer Artimus Pyle.
Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson Rumored to Be Considering Teaming Up as ‘LeeLifeson’
Rush stars Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson are reportedly considering teaming up in a new band.
Rush’s ‘Tom Sawyer’ Dazzles in Steven Spielberg’s New ‘Ready Player One’ Trailer
Rush's "Tom Sawyer" kicks major butt in a virtual-reality dominated future in the new trailer for Steven Spielberg's upcoming film 'Ready Player One.'
Gene Simmons Contributes to Ace Frehley’s Next Album
Kiss bassist Gene Simmons has revealed that he recently co-wrote two songs with former bandmate Ace Frehley for the latter's next solo studio album.
Foo Fighters’ New ‘Run’ Single and Video Stages a Nursing Home Riot
The Foo Fighters have surprise-released a storming new song entitled "Run," which comes complete with another of their trademark high-concept video clips.
Chris Cornell’s Wife Vicky Shares Open Letter to Her Husband: ‘I’m Sorry You Were Alone’
Vicky Karayiannis, the wife of Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell, has written an open letter to her late husband, who died last week after a concert in Detroit.
Soundgarden Singer Chris Cornell Dead at 52
Soundgarden lead singer Chris Cornell has suffered what is being described as a "sudden and unexpected" death at the age of 52.
Kiss Kick Off ‘KissWorld’ Tour in Moscow: Video, Set List
Kiss launched their 'Kissworld' tour with a set that highlighted nearly every era of the band's long career.
Steve Perry Says He’ll Release a ‘Cathartic’ New Solo Album in 2017
Steve Perry says he's been recording a new, long-awaited solo album for about a year.
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.
Black Sabbath Plays Last-Ever Concert: Video, Set List
Black Sabbath played their last-ever concert tonight in their hometown of Birmingham, England.
Metallica Confirmed for ‘Very Special and Unique’ 2017 Grammy Performance
Metallica will perform at the Grammys for the fourth time in their career, and they're promising something 'very special and unique.'