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3 weeks ago

Cheap Trick star offers his services to AC/DC

The rocker says he'd jump at the chance to hit the stage with Angus Young and company - as long as he had the OK from the band's ailing frontman Brian Johnson.

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3 weeks ago

Led Zeppelin’s Plant, Page to face ‘Stairway to Heaven’ trial

Led Zeppelin's lead singer Robert Plant and guitarist Jimmy Page must face a jury trial over whether they stole opening chords for their 1971 classic "Stairway to Heaven."

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3 weeks ago

Carlos Santana completed new album in 4 days

The guitar great wrote and recorded his new album in less than a week.

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3 weeks ago

Brian May slams Sacha Baron Cohen for Queen biopic comments

The veteran rocker has attacked the actor for telling "untruths" about his exit from the long-gestating Queen biopic.

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3 weeks ago

Lionel Richie to be honored by Songwriters Hall of Fame

The "Dancing on the Ceiling" singer will follow in the footsteps of songwriters including Carole King, Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Wonder and Stephen Sondheim when he receives the Johnny Mercer Award, the Hall of Fame's highest honor, which is reserved for artists whose work upholds a "gold standard."

Inductees Robin Zander, left, and Bun E. Carlos from Cheap Trick perform at the 31st Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the Barclays Center on Friday, April 8, 2016, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

3 weeks ago

PHOTOS: 2016 Rock Hall inductions

Some of the biggest names in the music industry gathered to honor the 31st class of inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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3 weeks ago

Rocker Vince Neil cited for battery in Nevada after scuffle involving Nicolas Cage

Mötley Crüe singer Vince Neil was cited for battery after he grabbed a woman by the hair when she sought an autograph of actor Nicolas Cage at a Las Vegas hotel, police said on Friday.

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3 weeks ago

Rock Hall welcomes 2016 class

Chicago, Deep Purple, Cheap Trick, Steve Miller, and California rappers N.W.A. were all honored during a ceremony in NYC.

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3 weeks ago

Bob Dylan, Paul Simon plan albums

Two music icons will each be releasing albums in the coming months.

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4 weeks ago

Steven Tyler contemplating Aerosmith farewell tour

The band is currently on a hiatus while frontman Steven tackles a bid as a solo country music artist, but he is planning to regroup with the "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" hitmakers to hit the road again next year - and it may well be a goodbye trek.

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4 weeks ago

Country icon Merle Haggard dies on his birthday

The Hall of Famer has died at the age of 79.

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4 weeks ago

Bill Wyman battling his way through cancer

The former Rolling Stones bassist announced in March he was undergoing treatment to tackle the disease, and it had been caught early so he was expected to make a full recovery.

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4 weeks ago

Paul Simon impressed with Disturbed’s ‘Sound of Silence’ cover

David Draiman and his bandmates stunned fans when they announced plans to cover the Simon & Garfunkel track, and now it's a big hit.

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4 weeks ago

Scott Ian thinks AC/DC should call it quits

The Anthrax rocker has urged the band to call it a day if Brian Johnson is too ill to return to the stage.

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4 weeks ago

Scott Weiland’s widow wants money from his estate

The widow of late rocker Scott Weiland claims she is owed more than $60,000 .

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4 weeks ago

‘Still evolving’ Rolling Stones open up rock ‘n’ roll world to fans

After more than 50 years of rock 'n' roll, the Rolling Stones are still pushing boundaries with their first exhibition showcasing hundreds of items from their long-running career, from Mick Jagger's jumpsuits to Keith Richards' guitars.

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4 weeks ago

Rolling Stones to help Ronnie Wood with daddy duty

The rocker's twin daughters are due in June, and he says that his musical colleagues can't wait to meet the new additions to the group's extended family.

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4 weeks ago

Johnny Depp’s Hollywood Vampires announce summer tour

The supergroup is planning to hit the road this summer for a multi-state tour.

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4 weeks ago

John Bonham tops ‘best drummers’ list

Led Zeppelin's Bonham has beaten The Who's Keith Moon and Ginger Baker.

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