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AC/DC’s Malcolm Young Is Suffering From Dementia, Family Confirms
The family of founding AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young has confirmed reports that the musician is suffering from dementia, a condition that has forced him to retire permanently from the legendary rock group.
AC/DC Announces New ‘Rock or Bust’ Album, Malcolm Young ‘Not Returning to the Band’
AC/DC will release their first new album in six years, 'Rock or Bust,' on December 2, 2014.
32 Years Ago: Kiss Remove Their Makeup
On Sept. 18, 1983, an unthinkable event in Kiss-story took place: the world's most famous masked band removed their makeup and revealed their true faces.
Why Paul Stanley Told Slash: ‘Go F— Yourself’
Paul Stanley says he had to teach Slash a pretty harsh lesson in rock and roll diplomacy back at the start of the Guns N' Roses guitarist's meteoric rise to fame.
Kiss and Def Leppard Take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Together
Watch Kiss and Def Leppard get ice water dunked on them after a concert.
Motley Crue Take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Onstage
All four members of Motley Crue took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge onstage at one of their concerts - and then dared Kiss, Aerosmith and Def Leppard to do the same.
Ace Frehley Blasts Gene Simmons’ ‘Ignorant’ Comments on Depression
Ace Frehley says his former Kiss bandmate Gene Simmons needs to learn how to treat other people with respect.
10 Things Tom Petty Hates
10 things Tom Petty has expressed hate -- or at least, strong dislike - for in recent interviews.
New Music Releases – August 2014
A list of the classic rock albums and videos coming out in August of 2014.
Johnny Winter Dies at Age 70
Blues-rock guitar legend Johnny Winter has died at the age of 70.
Explosions, Snakes, Rollercoasters, Beheadings: Yup, Motley Crue and Alice Cooper Came to …
A review of the Motley Crue / Alice Cooper 2014 tour.
Foreigner Talk About the Challenges of the Music Industry’s Digital Revolution
Foreigner talks about how they managed to adapt to a vastly different music industry in recent years.