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Axl Rose Praises Wolfgang Van Halen’s ‘Don’t Back Down’
The Guns N' Roses singer called the song "straight f---ing rock and roll."
Hear Tom Morello, Bruce Springsteen and Eddie Vedder Cover AC/DC
Trio covers "Highway to Hell" ahead of guitarist's new solo album.
Listen to Weezer Cover Metallica’s ‘Enter Sandman’
Song is latest from upcoming 'Metallica Blacklist' tribute album.
Billy Gibbons Says Dusty Hill’s Health Was ‘A Real Challenge’
Guitarist says it was "no secret" that his bandmate was dealing with health issues.
Black Crowes Announce Rescheduled 2021 North American Tour
More than a year after the shows' postponement, the band is finally reuniting and hitting the road again.
How Tawny Kitaen Became Whitesnake’s ‘Here I Go Again’ Video Star
"That’s her! She’s the Whitesnake woman!" video director Marty Callner reportedly said when first meeting the actress.
Pink Floyd’s Touring Museum Exhibit to Hit U.S This Year
'Their Mortal Remains' will take up a residency at the Vogue Multicultural Museum in Los Angeles this summer.
Black Keys Recorded New ‘Delta Kream’ LP in ‘About 10 Hours’
Band pays tribute to influences on collection of Mississippi hill country blues songs.
Foo Fighters Cover Bee Gees’ ‘You Should Be Dancing’
"I should have been singing like this for the last 25 years!” says Dave Grohl.
Van Halen Wouldn’t Let Crystal Pepsi’s Super Bowl Ad Rip Them Off
Band members recall deal with Pepsi, who used their song "Right Now" for a Super Bowl commercial.
July 2020 Recap: Rock Controversy Erupts Over Masks and Concerts
Musicians voiced their opinions and called for action as the pandemic continued through the summer.
March 2020 Recap: Coronavirus Arrives, Rock’s Plans Go Haywire
Tour cancellations and coronavirus diagnoses took over the world this month.