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Own All of Metallica’s ‘Black Album’ Merch for Just $27,000
Life has gotten very expensive for Metallica collectors this year.
10 Things You Didn’t Know About Led Zeppelin ‘IV’
Considering how this LP has been dissected, it might seem difficult. So, we brought in an expert.
The Album After Grunge Hit: How 16 Rock Stars Changed Their Sound
Hard-rock hitmakers reacted to the musical revolution in different ways.
Watch Kiss’ Gene Simmons Overcome ‘Spinal Tap’ Stage Moment
The flying pod on which the Kiss bassist stood suddenly tilted to one side.
Check Out David Lee Roth’s New ‘Lo-Rez Sunset’ Song and Video
Clip features singer's distinctive animation style.
Axl Rose’s Divisive ‘My World’ Points to Guns N’ Roses’ Future
Izzy Stradlin's reaction: "What the f--- is this?"
How Sammy Hagar ‘Ruined Everything’ at Van Halen’s Farm Aid Debut
A swear word forced singer and guitarist's first live appearance off the air.
How Guns N’ Roses Built ’14 Years’ From Two Different Songs
Axl Rose and Izzy Stradlin made like Dr. Frankenstein to complete a track for 'Use Your Illusion II.'
Kiss ‘Destroyer’ Box to Include Unreleased 1976 Paris Live Album
Four-disc box also includes demos and a 66-page book.
Top 10 Songs Van Halen Never Played Live
For a while, if a track appeared on one of their LPs, you could be confident it would also turn up onstage.
When Axl Rose Pulled Triple Duty on Guns N’ Roses’ ‘Dead Horse’
In addition to vocals, frontman played guitar and served as video's cameraman.
How Guns N’ Roses Wrote Together One Last Time on ‘Bad Apples’
Song helped keep Chicago sessions from being a total waste.