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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.
Elton John Hospitalized for ‘Harmful and Unusual Bacterial Infection,’ Eight Shows Cancele…
Elton John was hospitalized for two nights after contracting a rare infection during a recent South American tour.
Guitar Pioneer Allan Holdsworth Dies
Progressive rock and jazz fusion guitar pioneer Allan Holdsworth, who Eddie Van Halen called "the best, in my book," has died of unknown causes at the age of 70.
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.
The Night Don Rickles Insulted the Beatles
Nobody - not even the Beatles at the height of their popularity - was safe from the barbs of the world's most beloved insult comedian, Don Rickles.
Gene Simmons Pays Tribute to Chuck Berry at First-Ever Solo Concert
Gene Simmons paid tribute to Chuck Berry by performing "Johnny B. Goode" during his first-ever full-length solo concert.
Chuck Berry Dies: Rockers React
The news of Chuck Berry's death has prompted an outpouring of love and respect from a wide variety of rock stars.
Gregg Allman Cancels All 2017 Tour Dates
Gregg Allman has canceled all of his scheduled 2017 concerts.
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.
Iggy Pop Joins Metallica Onstage for Blistering ‘T.V. Eye’
Metallica closed out their three-night stand in Mexico City last night by inviting Iggy Pop on stage for a blistering take on the Stooges' "T.V. Eye."
Ace Frehley, Corrosion of Conformity and Melvins Slated for 2017 Psycho Las Vegas Festival
Ace Frehley, Corrosion of Conformity, Diamond Head and Gojira have been added to this year's Psycho Las Vegas lineup.
Fleetwood Mac’s ‘The Chain’ Gets an Even Bigger Spotlight in New ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’…
Fleetwood Mac's "The Chain" has a starring role in the new 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' trailer.