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    While the first rock song she ever memorized was "Bohemian Rhapsody" at age six, Erica credits AC/DC as the band that made her the rock and roll chick her friends and family know and love today. It should also be noted that the first man she ever loved was Jack Daniels and that she'll never be your beast of burden.

 

Peter Criss Talks Breast Cancer Awareness, New Solo Work

KISS’ original “Catman” Peter Criss celebrates his birthday today, and if there’s one thing you could get him, it’s to help spread awareness about men battling breast cancer. Read more...

Massive NIN Live Recording Database Available For Free

Know a huge Nine Inch Nails fan or are one yourself? You’re going to want to check this out. Read more...

WATCH: Foo Fighters Perform On ‘The Tonight Show’

The Foo Fighters were set to perform on The Tonight Show a couple of weeks ago, but Jimmy Fallon and his wife had the nerve to welcome another baby girl into the world, so the show was cancelled and had to be rescheduled. Read more...

Top 5 Rock Guests On ‘The Colbert Report’

As the saying goes, all good things must come to an end, and last night, Stephen Colbert signed off for the final time on Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report. While he brought us great “truthiness” and countless laughs, he also brought in some incredible guests from the rock world. Here’s are five favorite rock musical guests listed in chronological order: Read more...

Kid Rock Reveals ‘First Kiss’ Track List, #KidRockFirstKiss Campaign

Kid Rock dropped a number of big announcements in the lead up to the release of his new album, First Kiss. Read more...

Dan Auerbach Raffling Off His Childhood Guitar For Charity

For $10, you could own the childhood guitar of The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach and help families in need. Read more...

TSO’s ‘The Christmas Attic’ Available For Free On Google Play

Google Play is spreading some Christmas cheer by giving away Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s The Christmas Attic for free. Read more...

Reader Poll: Which Band Has The Best “Ugly Christmas Sweater?”

We couldn’t help but notice that many of our favorite bands have gotten into the holiday spirit and created their own version of the “Ugly Christmas Sweater,” but which band did it best? Read more...

Brian Johnson Hadn’t Sang "In Anger" Five Years Before Recording ‘Rock Or Bust’

For those that have heard AC/DC’s new album Rock Or Bust, you know that Brian Johnson can still wail after all of these years, but he was definitely nervous when he met up with the rest of the band when they recorded the album. Read more...

Rival Sons Cancel Show Two Songs Into Set

It’s one thing to be sick around the holidays, but imagine how Rival Sons singer Jay Buchanan felt when he had to cancel a gig in progress, because he was too sick! Read more...