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Record Store Day 2017: Full Release List Announced
The full list of albums and singles being released for the 2017 edition of Record Store Day has been announced
Iggy Pop Joins Metallica Onstage for Blistering ‘T.V. Eye’
Metallica closed out their three-night stand in Mexico City last night by inviting Iggy Pop on stage for a blistering take on the Stooges' "T.V. Eye."
Sting Delivers Stark Performance of ‘My Empty Chair’ at 2017 Oscars Ceremony
Sting performed his Academy Award-nominated song "My Empty Chair" during tonight's Oscar ceremony.
Full Lineup for Mountain Jam 2017 Announced: String Cheese Incident Joins Tom Petty, Steve…
Mountain Jam has announced its complete lineup that will be performing June 16-18 at Hunter Mountain in Hunter, N.Y.
Soundgarden Announce Expanded, ‘Correction’ Version of Debut ‘Ultramega OK’ Album
After years of being unhappy with the way their debut album sounded, Soundgarden has announced an expanded and remixed version of 'Ultramega OK.'
David Bowie’s Last Known Songs Released as ‘No Plan’ EP
The final three songs known to be recorded by David Bowie have been released as an EP entitled 'No Plan.'
George Michael Dies; Elton John, Queen Mourn His Loss
Queen and Elton John are among the rock legends mourning the death of pop superstar George Michael.
Steve Perry Offers First Statement on Journey’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction
Former Journey singer Steve Perry has offered his first public statement since the band was elected into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Read Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech
At tonight's Nobel Prize banquet in Stockholm, US Ambassador to Sweden Azita Raji read an acceptance speech from Bob Dylan, who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Win a Trip for Two to See Red Hot Chili Peppers Live In Concert
Thanks to Vivid Seats, you and a friend could win a trip to see the Red Hot Chili Peppers’ highly anticipated 2017 Getaway World Tour in your choice of 45 U.S. cities.
Black Friday 2016: 20 Must-Have Classic Rock Records
Here are the 20 Record Store Day exclusives classic rock fans will be hunting for this Black Friday.
How About If We Let Jack White Control Prince’s Vault?
Who better to curate the Purple One's musical vaults than another prolific, color-obsessed musical genius?