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Dee Snider Wins $1.2M ‘We’re Not Gonna Take It’ Copyright Case
Australian politician copied Twisted Sister song for campaign ad.
Kiss’ Stage Manager to Share Backstage Stories at Benefit Stream
Longtime crew member will share tales to raise money for others like him affected by COVID-19 shutdown.
Lindsey Buckingham Settles Fleetwood Mac Lawsuit, Then Leaves the Reunion Door Cracked Ope…
The singer-songwriter confirms that he's been in contact with a former bandmate.
How Playing ‘The Phantom of the Opera’ Changed Paul Stanley
Best known as the frontman for Kiss, he spent a big chunk of 1999 wearing a very different costume.
‘We Will Rock You…’ For 15 Seconds: Queen Plays as 2012 Fireworks All Explode At Once
A malfunction during a 4th of July celebration in San Diego caused all the fireworks to go off at once while Queen's classic played.
Win a Trip to see Kiss in Las Vegas
You and a guest could win a trip to see Kiss perform live in Las Vegas.
Kiss’ Simmons Says Frehley and Criss ‘No Longer Deserve to Wear The Paint’
Kiss bassist Gene Simmons has fired another blast in the ongoing war of words between current and former members of the famous group.
New Music Releases – April 2014
The list of new music releases for April 2014 is dominated by a flood of limited-edition vinyl being released on Record Store day, including previously unreleased or long out-of-print titles from Jimi Hendrix, the Doors and Bruce Springsteen.
UPDATE: Two Dead, 23 Injured as Police-Chased Car Hits SXSW Music Festival Crowd
Two people are dead and 23 injured after a car reportedly smashed through a crowd of people outside a music venue at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas early this morning.
The Answer, ‘New Horizon’ – Video Premiere
We are pleased to present the premiere of 'New Horizon,' a new video from the Answer. You may recognize the group from their opening performances on AC/DC's most recent world tour.
Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea Responds to Super Bowl Miming Controversy
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea has issued an open letter admitting that the band wasn't playing their instruments live during Sunday's Super Bowl halftime show, and explaining why they chose to accept the gig despite their views against pre-taped performances.
Bob Dylan Testifies for Chrysler in Super Bowl Ad
We all knew that Bob Dylan's music would appear in two Super Bowl commercials this year, but what we didn't know was how strongly -- and clearly -- he would verbally testify on behalf of the American auto industry in one of them.