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How Sammy Hagar ‘Ruined Everything’ at Van Halen’s Farm Aid Debut
A swear word forced singer and guitarist's first live appearance off the air.
Rolling Stones Play First Show Without Charlie Watts: Video
Private concert precedes band's long-delayed No Filter tour.
How Guns N’ Roses Added Muscle to Izzy Stradlin’s ‘Dust N’ Bones’
Guitarist took lead-vocal duties for the first time on a band song.
Wolfgang Van Halen: ‘I’m Not F—in’ Playing ‘Panama’ for You Guys’
"I honor my dad by existing and doing what I do every day."
Robert Plant and Alison Krauss Reunite for ‘Raise the Roof’ Album
Lead single "Can't Let Go' finds the duo covering Lucinda Williams.
Charlie Watts ‘Unlikely to Be Available’ for Rolling Stones Tour
Longtime drummer recovering from an unspecified medical procedure.
Cinderella Guitarist Jeff LaBar Dead at 58
The guitarist played on all four of Cinderella's studio albums.
AC/DC Star Phil Rudd’s ‘Landmark’ Former Home on Sale for $1.8M
The house comes with a pool table that once belonged to the AC/DC star.
Former Skid Row Singer Johnny Solinger Dead at 55
The singer appeared on two album and two EPs during his decade and a half with Skid Row.
Underrated David Lee Roth: The Most Overlooked Track From Each LP
He'll forever be known for his time in Van Halen, but there are gems hidden in Roth's solo work.
Underrated Prince: The Most Overlooked Song From Each Album
It was impossible to keep pace during his lifetime. Here's how to catch up.
Metallica ‘Load’ Roundtable: Did They Fumble Their Big Follow-Up?
Band took an unexpected turn on the 1996 follow-up to the Black Album.