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Foo Fighters
Thursday night, Foo Fighters performed another secret show under a different name, "The Holy Shits". The show was performed in an abandoned tunnel underneath London's Waterloo Station (which has been converted into a House Of Vans venue)....
Guitar Playing
The electric guitar has overtaken the violin in a list of most popular musical instruments for children to play, says a music exam board.Some 13% of five- to 17-year-olds play the electric guitar, compared with 12% for the violin.Keyboard is the most popular...
Queen at 70's
Sunday March 31, 1974 is a landmark date in the history of rock music. It is now celebrated in the multi format release of a rare recording made at legendary London venue "The Rainbow", of a concert by a then up-and-coming band called Queen.Few who...
David Bowie
David Bowie has written the sleeve notes for a new Kinks compilation.The 48-track double album, "The Essential Kinks", will be released on October 14 in North America and is a celebration of the band's 50th anniversary.In a statement on his...
Todd La Torre & Glen Drover
Ex-Megadeth guitarist Glen Drover and Queensryche singer Todd La Torre have released a lyric video for their one-off collaborative track "Discordia".The song came about after Drover, who'd been lined up to join Geoff Tate's Queensryche while...
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus has shared a cover of Led Zeppelin's "Babe I'm Gonna Leave You".Click below to listen to the pop singer's version of the folk song, which was made famous when Led Zeppelin featured it on their 1969 debut album, and was...
New Slipknot bassist
The new Slipknot bassist, who is featured in the band's just-released video for the song "The Devil In I", is believed to be Alessandro "Vman" Venturella, who has served as a guitar tech for Mastodon, Fightstar and COheed and Cambria...
Will Ferrell & Chad Smith
Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith has been honing his chops of late and he's ready to take down Will Ferrell a notch or two. The doppelganger celebs famously took part in a drum-off on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" earlier this...
Chris Cornell & Tom Morello
Audioslave men Chris Cornell and Tom Morello will perform together at a benefit show later this month, they've revealed.The supergroup enjoyed a six-year run starting in 2001 after being formed from the ashes of Soundgarden and Rage Against The Machine....
Dee Snider
Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider issued a lengthy response to Gene Simmons' recent "rock is dead" comments, insisting that only the "business model" of rock is long gone.As for the rock music and spirit, all is well according to...
Rammstein
Guitarist Richard Z. Kruspe of German industrial metallers Rammstein spoke to UK's Metal Hammer magazine about the band's current status, five years after the release of Rammstein's latest studio album, "Liebe Ist Für Alle Da"."I...
Bob Seger
Last month, Bob Seger announced that his long-awaited new album, "Ride Out", will come out on Oct. 14. He's just released more details on the record, including the track listing.The album, Seger's 17th overall and first featuring all-new...
Slip's mask
In a brand new interview with "Loudwire Nights" host Full Metal Jackie, Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor was asked if the band has been brainstorming about creating the right onstage persona for its new drummer prior to the release of Slipknot's...
Neil Young
Neil Young has released a live version of his new track "Who's Gonna Stand Up".He's launched the track to draw attention to documentary "Under The Influence", which filmmakers say focuses on the impact big business has on the...
Barclaycard Mercury Prize
 Damon Albarn and Royal Blood have been named joint bookmakers' favourites to win the Barclaycard Mercury Prize after this year's nomines were announced on September 10th.Seven of the 12 shortlisted albums are debut releases, with Albarn, Anna...

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