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The Story of Kiss’ First Concert
On Jan. 30, 1973, less than 10 people witnessed the first live performances by Kiss at the Popcorn Club (soon to be renamed the Coventry) in Queens, N.Y.
Last In Line Release Two New Songs in Tribute to Jimmy Bain
Last in Line have released two songs from their upcoming debut album, Heavy Crown, as a tribute to their bassist Jimmy Bain, who died over the weekend.
Black Sabbath’s Four New ‘The End’ Songs Hit the Internet
The new songs from Black Sabbath's tour-only 'The End' have arrived on YouTube.
Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Electrifies New ‘Suicide Squad’ Trailer
It shouldn't still be this exciting to hear "Bohemian Rhapsody" used in a commercial..
Black Sabbath Kick Off ‘The End’ World Tour: Set List, Videos
Here's what went down during the first show of Black Sabbath's last-ever tour.
Glenn Frey Dies: Rockers React
Fellow rock stars react to the death of Eagles star Glenn Frey.
Guns N’ Roses Confirm Two Coachella Shows, Slash and Duff Hint at Return
Guns N' Roses have confirmed that they will perform two concerts at this year's Coachella festival, on April 16 and 23.
Guns N’ Roses Reunion Rumors Reignited by Website Update
Guns N' Roses' official website has undergone a potentially prophetic – or possibly meaningless – update.
2015’s Nastiest Rock Feuds
We look at the nasty verbal battles that took place between Van Halen, Sammy Hagar, Kiss, Twisted Sister and other classic rock bands.
UPDATE: Scott Weiland, Former Stone Temple Pilots Singer, Dead at 48
Former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman Scott Weiland has died at the age of 48.
Brad Whitford Says Aerosmith Feel a ‘Little Bit Abandoned’ by Steven Tyler
Aerosmith guitarist Brad Whitford says the group feels "a little bit abandoned" by Steven Tyler's decision to nix the band's planned 2016 North American tour.
17 Years Ago: Kiss’ Original Lineup Reunites (But Not Really) for New Studio Album
On Sept. 28, 1998, the original lineup of Kiss released their first studio album together in about 20 years. Well... sort of.