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A ‘Cultural Atrocity': Famous Cathedral Statue Vandalized With Kiss Makeup
The "Catman" makeup has been famously worn by both Kiss co-founder Peter Criss and the band's current drummer, Eric Singer.
Founding Marilyn Manson Guitarist Scott ‘Daisy Berkowitz’ Putesky Dead at 49
Founding Marilyn Manson guitarist Scott "Daisy Berkowitz" Putesky has died at the age of 49.
Foo Fighters Release Brand New Song ‘Soldier’
Hot on the heels of last month's 'Concrete and Gold' album, Foo Fighters have unveiled another brand new song, entitled "Soldier."
Hear U2’s New Single ‘You’re The Best Thing About Me’
U2 has released the second song – and first official single – from their upcoming and long-awaited album 'Songs of Experience.'
Chuck Berry Dies: Rockers React
The news of Chuck Berry's death has prompted an outpouring of love and respect from a wide variety of rock stars.
Anthony Kiedis, Superhero! Red Hot Chili Peppers Singer Saves a Baby
Somewhere in the midst of stripping, joking and singing along to his band's biggest hits, Red Hot Chili Peppers singer Anthony Kiedis managed to save a baby's life.
Jimmy Page Takes the Stand, Spirit’s Lawyer Risks Mistrial in ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Case
The 'Stairway to Heaven' judge warns of a possible mistrial, and Jimmy Page reveals the size of his record collection.
The Troubled History of Van Halen’s ‘III’ With New Singer Gary Cherone
Van Halen's recording career hit its first major road bump with the release of 'III,' an album that debuted their third singer.
Dave Grohl Plays the Beatles’ ‘Blackbird,’ Pays Tribute to David Bowie at Oscars
Dave Grohl performed the Beatles' 1968 song "Blackbird" as tonight's Oscar ceremony In Memoriam segment paid tribute to David Bowie and other stars the film world lost in the past year.
Guitarist’s Hair Catches on Fire During London Arena Show
Guitarist Michael Clifford's hair caught on fire during a show in London on June 13, 2015 when he got too close to the on-stage pyrotechnics.
Meet the Flame-Throwing Heavy Metal Guitarist from ‘Mad Max’
Watch out, Nikki Sixx! There's another flame-throwing axeman invading the music world, courtesy of the new movie 'Mad Max: Fury Road.'
Paul Stanley Says Beck Should Have Kicked Kanye West ‘Right in the Nuts’
Kanye West is lucky he interrupted Beck instead of Kiss star Paul Stanley at the Grammys.