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Marilyn Manson: Being Blamed for Columbine Massacre ‘Destroyed My Career at the Time’
Marilyn Manson attributes the Columbine blame for the diminishing album sales he experienced after the massacre.
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Teens Shower Green Day With Unanimous Praise in ‘React’ Video
Literally every teen in this 'React' video ended up loving Green Day.
Metallica Get Pelted With Darts Onstage – Epic Rock Tales
Jason Newsted has encountered some pretty insane fans, including one who decided to throw darts at Metallica while they were performing.
KISS’ Gene Simmons: ‘If I Could, I Would Trademark the Air You Breathe’
Just as ill will towards Gene Simmons for his trademark attempt of the 'I love you' hand sign was dissipating, the Demon of KISS has reopened Pandora’s Box.
10 Insane Crowd Surfing Moments
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KISS’ Gene Simmons Shows Off His $2,000 ‘The Vault’ Box Set
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Rolling Stone Magazine Is Going Up for Sale
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