Joe is Loudwire's Managing Editor since 2022 and started as a freelancer with the site in 2013. A fan of rock and metal since residing in the womb, raised on GN'R and only the best of the hair metal era, his gateway to everything else came via 'Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4' where Iron Maiden's "The Number of the Beast" was in the soundtrack. Simply, nothing has been the same since. Instagram: @icenerveshatter
35 Years Ago: Guns N’ Roses Release ‘GN’R Lies’
On Nov. 29, 1988, Guns N' Roses unleashed 'GN'R Lies.'
Hellfest Announces Massive 2024 Lineup – Over 175 Bands!
Another crushing lineup.
Photos: That Time KISS Got Duped by the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
Big band, tiny float.
Remember Creed’s Epic NFL Halftime Thanksgiving Day Performance?
The band performed at the Dallas Cowboys vs. Denver Broncos game in 2001.
Joe Satriani + Sammy Hagar Name the Most Difficult Van Halen Riff to Play
Satriani says one is impossible before trying to play it.
Wait a Minute, Did Gene Simmons Just Suggest KISS Will Still Perform After Final Show?
Read what he said that may have kept the door open.
Rush’s Geddy Lee Reflects on the Last Time He Saw Neil Peart
They shared a very touching, heartfelt conversation.
Richie Sambora Says ‘It’s Time’ for Bon Jovi Reunion – ‘I Feel Younger Than Ever’
There's a Bon Jovi documentary in the works too.
How Did Pantera Find Philip Anselmo to Join Their Band?
Revisiting how a Texas band recruited a New Orleans vocalist.
Mick Mars Names His Favorite Motley Crue Riffs – Big Hits + Deep Cuts
There's a lot of killer riffs to choose from.
The Most Played Song Live Off Every AC/DC Album
The most popular live track off every album by the rock legends.
42 Years Ago: Bruce Dickinson Performs First Show With Iron Maiden
On Oct. 26, 1981, Iron Maiden took the stage for the first time with new singer Bruce Dickinson.
Alice Cooper Names His Favorite Horror Film + Best Movie Vampire Ever
He shouts out a total of five favorites while naming his No. 1.
Nikki Sixx Amplifies Problematic Insults After Sharon Osbourne Calls Him an ‘A–hole’
See what both sides had to say.
Entire Baseball Stadium Sings Creed Together, Take Texas Rangers Higher in Playoffs
An incredible must-see moment.
MLB’s Texas Rangers Started Listening to Creed + Turned Their Season Around
Creed really did take them higher.
The Rock Album That Changed Dave Mustaine’s Life When He Heard the Guitars
Hint: the band features a pair of brothers.
Roger Waters’ Colleagues Back Up Antisemitism Claims in New Documentary
See what they had to say.
Don Dokken Responds to Vocal Criticism With Complete Honesty
Read what the 70-year-old singer had to say.