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Metallica Rides (Out) The Lightning At A Rain-Soaked Rock On The Range

Muscle memory is wild, man. James Hetfield reminded his Rock On The Range audience on multiple occasions that Metallica have been thrashing away for 36…
Chris DeVille | May 23, 2017 - 3:54 pm

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After The Fyre: A Brief History Of Other Festival Disasters

By now we’re all aware that Fyre Festival — in theory a three-day luxury music festival in the Bahamas for supermodels and rich dudes who…
Kelly Conaboy | May 1, 2017 - 11:58 am

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John Mayer Wants To Win You Back (Or For The First Time)

One of the first songs John Mayer shared from his new album, The Search For Everything, is called "Moving On And Getting Over." Perhaps not…
Chris DeVille | April 6, 2017 - 11:58 am

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Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Knighted By Danish Crown Prince

Being the king of metal drummers was not enough for Lars Ulrich. So, the Danish-born Metallica drummer went and got a higher title recently when…
Gil Kaufman/Billboard | June 14, 2017 - 9:48 am

Chris Cornell’s Funeral: Chester Bennington Sings “Hallejulah,” Mourners Include Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Alice In Chains, Hole, Soundgarden Members

Among those who attended Chris Cornell's private memorial today were his Soundgarden bandmates Kim Thayil and Matt Cameron; Pearl Jam's Jeff Ament; Nirvana's Krist Novoselic;…
Associated Press | May 26, 2017 - 5:07 pm

Watch Ryan Adams Cover Soundgarden’s “Black Hole Sun” In Tribute To Chris Cornell

Ryan Adams honored Chris Cornell by covering Soundgarden's "Black Hole Sun" during his concert in Auckland, New Zealand last night. Similarly, Metallica's Robert Trujillo incorporated…
Peter Helman | May 21, 2017 - 5:21 pm

Watch Metallica Crunch Through “Now That We’re Dead” On Colbert

Right now, Metallica are in the midst of a stadium-wrecking North American tour. And even though they don't really need to promote anything, they still…
Tom Breihan | May 16, 2017 - 9:29 am

Metallica Help Tribute Band Replace Their Equipment After It’s Stolen

When a Washington-based Metallica tribute band called Blistered Earth played in Portland on Saturday (4/23), their tour van was robbed and their equipment -- guitars,…
Taylor Weatherby / Billboard | April 28, 2017 - 10:38 am

Watch Korn Debut Their New 12-Year-Old Bassist

Last week, we found out that Tye Trujillo, the 12-year old son of Metallica’s Robert Trujillo, would be filling in for Korn's bassist during the…
James Rettig | April 18, 2017 - 11:56 am

Korn’s New Bassist Is 12 Years Old

Tye Trujillo, the 12-year old son of Metallica's Robert Trujillo, will soon be touring with Korn, Blabbermouth reports. According to a statement from Korn, bassist…
Peter Helman | April 9, 2017 - 5:51 pm

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Rap Is Having Another Pop Moment

"Rap is not pop/ If you call it that, then stop." When Q-Tip spoke those words on "Check The Rhime," the most enduring single from…
Chris DeVille | March 23, 2017 - 1:45 pm

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Ariana Grande’s Dangerous Woman Tour Feels Too Pequeño For An A-List Pop Star

Ariana Grande was responsible for the best pop song of 2016 ("Into You"). She also had the best pop song of 2014 ("Problem"), and some…
Chris DeVille | March 16, 2017 - 11:14 am

Watch Metallica Cover The Stooges’ “TV Eye” With Iggy Pop In Mexico City

Never forget: Metallica recorded a whole album with Lou Reed. Even if you don't like the way that album turned out -- and almost nobody…
Tom Breihan | March 6, 2017 - 9:10 am

Watch Lady Gaga Join Metallica And A Working Mic In Newly Released Grammys Rehearsal Video

When Lady Gaga and Metallica joined forces at the Grammys, their wild "Moth Into Flame" performance was marred by technical difficulties including a malfunctioning microphone…
Chris DeVille | March 3, 2017 - 12:48 pm

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Grammys 2017: Performances From Worst To Best

Some of us dared to dream that maybe the Grammys would have a good year this year. They'd nominated a diverse and often worthy group…
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2017 - 11:19 am
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