Slash’s ‘Appetite for Destruction’ Signature Guitar Resurrected by Gibson
Slash has partnered with Gibson Guitars for several signature series models in the past, now the two are joining forces to bring back the most sought after of all his axes — the limited edition ‘Appetite for Destruction’ guitar.
Ozzy Osbourne, James Hetfield, Dave Grohl + More Nominated in First Ever Big Daddy Awards
On the Line, a national prostate cancer awareness campaign, has announced the nominees for their first ever Big Daddy Awards. Several rockers made the list, including Ozzy Osbourne, Metallica‘s James Hetfield and lead Foo Fighter frontman Dave Grohl.
Smashing Pumpkins ‘Mellon Collie’ Reissue Could Feature 75 Previously Unreleased Songs
Any Smashing Pumpkins fan worth their salt knows that there is a wealth of unreleased material in frontman Billy Corgan‘s vault. As part of their ongoing reissue campaign, the band will re-release their celebrated double disc, ‘Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness,’ wit…
Nirvana Bassist Krist Novoselic Announced as Keynote Speaker for CBGB Festival
Former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic has been announced as the keynote speaker for the upcoming CBGB festival that is set to take place this July in New York City.
Axl Rose Robbed After Guns N’ Roses Gig in Paris
Guns N’ Roses frontman Axl Rose was relieved of about $200,000 worth of jewelery during a small gathering following their June 5 gig in Paris, France.
Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins To Play Iggy Pop in Upcoming ‘CBGB’ Movie
Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins will step out from behind the kit to portray punk icon Iggy Pop in the upcoming film ‘CBGB,’ which is about New York’s now-closed, legendary punk rock venue.
Metallica, Slash, Anthrax + More Comment on Death of Studio Engineer George Marino
Legendary sound engineer George Marino passed away after a year-long battle with lung cancer yesterday (June 4), and now some of the bands that had the pleasure of working with the studio wizard are offering their thoughts on the unfortunate loss.
Five Finger Death Punch to Launch Suicide Prevention Campaign With ‘Coming Down’ Video
Five Finger Death Punch are doing what they can to help prevent suicide by launching a new initiative in conjunction with their upcoming music video for their current single ‘Coming Down.’
Black Keys Rock Out With Johnny Depp at 2012 MTV Movie Awards, Plot New Cover Band
The Black Keys were joined by a special guest for their performance at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards, as Johnny Depp traded guitar licks with frontman Dan Auerbach on ‘Gold On the Ceiling’ and ‘Lonely Boy.’
Stone Temple Pilots Add Dates to Core 20 Tour, Offer Meet + Greet Package
Stone Temple Pilots have started unveiling more dates on the tour where they will play their debut album in it’s entirety and are offering fans a unique opportunity to hang with Scott Weiland.
Jerry Cantrell Reveals Timetable for Upcoming Alice in Chains Album
Alice in Chains have had a few setbacks while recording the follow-up to 2009′s ‘Black Gives Way to Blue.’ In a new interview, singer-guitarist Jerry Cantrell reveals that the process is full speed ahead and talks about the MusiCares MAP award ceremony taking place tonigh…
Favorite Tom Morello Album – Readers Poll
Tom Morello is one of the most prolific rock guitarists of all time. To honor the 48th birthday (May 30) of the man who has thrown down bombastic riffs for Rage Against the Machine, Audioslave and folky ballads as The Nightwatchman — we’re asking which album of Morello&CloseCur…