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Alice Cooper, Motley Crue Get Their Own Funko Pop! Figures
Alice Cooper and 'Shout at the Devil'-era Motley Crue are the latest rock stars to get their own Funko Pop! figures.
How Kiss Got That Massive ‘Creatures of the Night’ Drum Sound
Michael James Jackson explains how he helped Kiss get the massive drum sound featured on their identity-reclaiming 1982 album 'Creatures of the Night.'
Robert Plant Kicks Off 2018 North American Tour: Videos, Setlist, Review
See videos and the full setlist from the first show of Robert Plant's 2018 North American tour.
2018 Kiss Kruise Adds Ace Frehley, Bob and Bruce Kulick to Lineup
Next year's Kiss Kruise will feature performances from both Ace Frehley and Bruce and Bob Kulick.
20 Burning Classic Rock Questions for 2018
If 2018 is anything like the past few years, the next 12 months will be filled with big headlines, exciting tours and new music from many of your favorite classic rock artists.
Black Sabbath’s Bill Ward Hospitalized With Heart Problems
Former Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward has been hospitalized after suffering heart problems.
Paul Stanley Rips ‘Pathetic’ Marilyn Manson for Covering a Charles Manson Song
Paul Stanley has criticized Marilyn Manson for commemorating the death of Charles Manson by posting a cover of the mass murderer's 1970 track "Sick City."
Dave Grohl Joins Guns N’ Roses for ‘Paradise City’ in Tulsa
Watch Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters join Guns N' Roses for "Paradise City" in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Hear ‘Hand of Fate’ From the ‘Gene Simmons Vault Experience’ Box Set
Hear the first track from the 'Gene Simmons Vault Experience' box set, and see the track list for the career-spanning collection's first two discs.
Guns N’ Roses Refuse to Coast in Cleveland: Concert Review
Despite being 18 months into their Not in This Lifetime tour, Guns N' Roses are refusing to coast to the finish line.
ZZ Top Cancel Remaining 2017 Tour Dates
ZZ Top have cancelled the remaining dates on their 2017 tour after bassist Dusty Hill was ordered to "lay low" by his doctors.
UPDATE: Cinderella’s Tom Keifer Hospitalized After ‘Medical Emergency’
Cinderella frontman Tom Keifer has been rushed to the hospital after suffering a medical emergency prior to a show in western Pennsylvania.