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Kiss Announces Expanded Five-CD ‘Creatures of the Night’ Box Set
Seventy-five previously unreleased live tracks, demos and outtakes highlight 40th-anniversary reissue.
Rick Allen Reflects on His Big Comeback: Rock Tweets of the Week
Plus: Aerial 'Abbey Road' photography, an Alex Van Halen sighting and ventriloquist REO Speedwagon.
The Hilariously Bad First Concerts of Rock’s Biggest Bands
There were long car rides, tiny stages and embarrassing situations on the way to stardom.
ZZ Top Brings ‘Raw Whisky’ Tour to Ohio: Photo Gallery
Willie Nelson welcomes Texas trio to his Outlaw Music Festival.
Motley Crue, Def Leppard, Poison and Joan Jett Rock Cleveland: Photos
Bands prove good things can happen on the Browns' home field.
Surviving Pantera Members Reportedly Plotting 2023 Tour
Phil Anselmo and Rex Brown are reportedly planning to tour as Pantera.
David Lee Roth Releases New Song ‘Pointing at the Moon’
Van Halen star drops another surprise song.
Rock Stars Wearing the American Flag: Photo Gallery
A look at rock stars wearing American flags on their clothing and guitars.
Top 10 Songs Motley Crue Has Not Played on the 2022 Stadium Tour
It's impossible to cover 40 years of Motley Crue history in just 90 minutes.
Motley Crue Lineup Changes: A Complete Guide
The whole story, including four drummers who have filled in for an injured Tommy Lee.
Def Leppard, Motley Crue, Poison and Joan Jett Tour Opener Photos
Bands powered through injuries and storms on trek's first night.
Foo Fighters Announce Two Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concerts
All-star shows in L.A. and London will honor late drummer.
Founding Bon Jovi Bassist Alec John Such Dead at 70
Such, who departed in 1994, is credited on the band's first five albums.
Styx, REO Speedwagon and Loverboy Launch 2022 Tour: Set List
Three bands teamed up for a night filled with '70s and '80s hits.
Kiss to Release Expanded ‘Creatures of the Night’ Box Set
Fan favorite found the band returning to stripped-down hard rock in 1982.
Watch Axl Rose and Carrie Underwood Sing Two Guns N’ Roses Songs
The country and rock stars teamed up for "Sweet Child O' Mine" and "Paradise City."
Journey’s ‘Don’t Stop Believin” Appears in ‘SNL’ Sketch
Marching-band version of band's 1981 hit takes over a dinner date.
Daryl Hall Says Van Halen Asked Him to Replace David Lee Roth
The Van Halen star also credited Hall & Oates with inspiring his band's biggest hit.
Top 10 Songs Journey Haven’t Played on Their 2022 Tour Yet
These tracks would make a pretty great concert all by themselves.
‘Pam and Tommy’ Episode Six Recap: ‘Pamela in Wonderland’
This week's episode of 'Pam and Tommy' features some dastardly legal battles.