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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.

 

Maynard James Keenan Updates Fans On New Tool Album

It may not be a release date, but Maynard James Keenan’s recent update on the progress of Tool’s new album is at the very least promising. Read more...

LISTEN: Acoustic Set From STP Now Streaming

Shortly after Chester Bennington came on board as the new lead singer for Stone Temple Pilots in 2013, the band did a one-off acoustic performance, which is now available for streaming via STP’s YouTube page. Read more...

Best Takeaways/Sound Bites From Kid Rock’s ‘Rolling Stone’ Interview

Benjamin Franklin once said, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” Another certain thing in this world? Kid Rock will never give a boring interview. Read more...

Vivian Campbell Talks Def Leppard’s Summer Tour

After receiving a clean bill of health, marking the second time he went into remission with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, Vivian Campbell is ready to rock. Read more...

Billy Corgan Sounds Off Timely On The Beck/Kanye Moment At The Grammys

The Grammys may have taken place almost three weeks ago, but they’re still a topic of discussion, and when Billy Corgan appeared on a morning chat show in Australia recently, he gave his two cents about the whole Beck/Kanye West snafu. Read more...

Someone Took A Chunk Out Of The Actual Joshua Tree & U2 Fans Are Not Happy

For many a U2 fan, 1987’s The Joshua Tree remains the band’s masterpiece after all these years, and as a result the actual Joshua Tree in the Mojave Desert that appeared on the album sleeve has become a place of pilgrimage … Read more...

New Charity Auction Features Signed Guitars From Slash, Cantrell, Morello & More!

Have some money to burn AND want to help out those in need? Then you should check out this new charity auction! Read more...

Swedish Man Diagnosed With “Heavy Metal Addiction”

Many have heard the saying, “Metal isn’t just music; it’s a lifestyle,” but for one man in Sweden, it’s a diagnosed addiction. Read more...

WATCH: “Mama Kin” From ‘Aerosmith Rocks Donington 2014” Movie

Fans getting ready to hit up select theaters tomorrow night (February 26th) for the one-night-only screening of Aerosmith Rocks Donington 2014 can now check out a teaser clip of the band performing their classic “Mama Kin” Read more...

Rock Video Round-Up: New U2 Clip, Limp Bizkit Meets...’Seinfeld?!’

This rock video round-up starts off with a bit of a downer, but we promise to end on a high note! Read more...