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Tom Petty’s ‘Full Moon Fever': The Stories Behind Each Song
Singer needed a fresh start, and with these dozen tracks he earned one -- but it wasn't easy.
How Eric Carr Narrowly Avoided Becoming Kiss’ ‘Chicken Man’
Congratulations, you're in Kiss! Here's your big orange chicken costume.
Rush to Release ‘A Farewell to Kings’ Graphic Novel
A 144-page graphic novel dedicated to the creation of band's 1977 album is due in September.
Michael Anthony Says Van Halen Reunion ‘Broke Down on Their End’
Bassist confirms he was approached by band's management about possibly getting back together.
Aerosmith Kick Off ‘Deuces Are Wild’ Las Vegas Residency: Set List, Video
Aerosmith kicked off their Las Vegas residency with a 16-song set equally divided between their two most successful eras.
Heart’s Nancy Wilson Selling ‘Gorgeous’ Topanga Home for $2.1 Million
Guitarist puts her estate on the market not too long after sister Ann's Seattle house sold.
Guns N’ Roses Announce First 2019 Concert
Band lines up date and location of first show of the year.
The Five Best Scenes in Motley Crue’s ‘The Dirt’ Movie
Comedy, tragedy, violence and loving reunions are all on display in the best scenes from 2019 biopic.
‘Holy S— This Is Heavy': When Motley Crue First Saw ‘The Dirt’
Director Jeff Tremaine was nervous about showing movie to the band, but viewing ended with hugs and misty eyes.
Dick Dale, the ‘King of Surf Guitar,’ Dies at 81
The "Misirlou" hitmaker's staccato playing style was a huge influence on future generations.
Motley Crue Lineup Changes: A Complete Guide
The whole story, including three drummers who've filled in for injured Tommy Lee.
Sammy Hagar’s Surprising New Co-Writers: John Bonham, Ronnie Montrose
Singer says upcoming album will feature two songs he recently co-wrote in admittedly distinctive ways.