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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.
Eddie Van Halen Year by Year: 1977-2017 Photos
It's been more than 40 years since Eddie Van Halen revolutionized the way rock guitar is played with the release of his band's self-titled debut album.
Paul Stanley Year by Year: 1974-2017 Photographs
We've collected photographs of Kiss star Paul Stanley from every year since his band's debut album came out in 1974.
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.
P.M. Dawn Blends ‘1999’ With Talking Heads and Harry Nilsson: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
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Video from Queens of the Stone Age's performance at the KROQ Acoustic Christmas concert shows frontman Josh Homme kicking a photographer's camera into her face.
Director’s ‘Unexpected Unavailability’ Halts Queen Movie Production
Production on the upcoming Queen movie 'Bohemian Rhapsody' has been put on hold due to the "unexpected unavailability" of director Bryan Singer.
Prince Challenges the Value of ‘$': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
For a guy who spent many decades both earning and spending one heck of a lot of money, Prince sure liked to insist that it didn't mean a lot.
Black Sabbath’s Bill Ward Hospitalized With Heart Problems
Former Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward has been hospitalized after suffering heart problems.