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David Bowie Snubbed in Favor of Justin Bieber for Grammy Album of the Year
Somehow David Bowie's universally praised farewell album 'Blackstar' isn't up for either the Album of the Year or Best Rock Album Grammy.
Sebastian Bach Explains Origins of Bon Jovi / Skid Row Feud: ‘I’ll F—-ing Own You’
Sebastian Bach reveals how tensions between Skid Row and Bon Jovi escalated from nasty pranks and angry words to thrown punches and even a death threat.
Ace Frehley Wishes ‘Creatures of the Night’ Was His Last Kiss Album
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Stephen Pearcy: ‘The Real Ratt’ Will Return in 2017
Longtime Ratt singer Stephen Pearcy has sent out a tweet stating that the "real" version of the group will be back in action next year.
Black Friday 2016: 20 Must-Have Classic Rock Records
Here are the 20 Record Store Day exclusives classic rock fans will be hunting for this Black Friday.
Leon Russell Dies at Age 74
Musician and songwriter Leon Russell died in his sleep at the age of 74, according to a post on his official Facebook page.
Billy Idol Announces Triple ‘BFI Live!’ Album
Billy Idol will release a triple-live album on Record Store Day
Kiss Break Out 1982 ‘Creatures’ Costumes and Rarities for Kiss Kruise: Photos, Set List
Kiss dug their 1982 'Creatures of the Night' costumes, stage show and Set List out of the closet for this year's Kiss Kruise.
Tim ‘Ripper’ Owens Reveals How He Met Ronnie James Dio
Tim "Ripper" Owens says Ronnie James Dio was one of the first stars to show him respect, and that he's happy to repay that kindness by promoting Dio's charity.
Last Night’s World Series Game 7, in Four Classic Rock Songs
You don't need 'SportsCenter.' We can tell you what happened during last night's big World Series finale with just four songs.
Rock’s 30 Scariest Album Covers
We searched deep into the creepy, cobwebbed corners of our record collection to dig up classic rock's 30 scariest album covers.
Dean Ween on ‘Dickey Betts,’ a Kinks Reunion and Creating ‘Original Classic Rock': Exclusi…
Dean Ween talks about paying tribute to Dickey Betts, why the Kinks should get back together, and what he'd do if a bandmate slept with his wife.