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Green Day Resume Tour With Triumphant Arena Return

Rockers Green Day returned to the road in Chicago, Illinois on Thursday (28Mar13) to perform their first arena concert since frontman Billie Joe Armstrong's rehab stint last year (12).The American Idiot hitmakers were forced to...

Green Day Bounce Back With Fun-packed California Warm-up Show

Green Day returned to the stage on Sunday night (10Mar13) for the first time since frontman Billie Joe Armstrong's meltdown at a festival in Las Vegas last year (Sep12).The rocker spent months in rehab battling...

The Grammy Hall Of Fame List For 2013 Marks Its 40th Year

Since 1973, the Grammys have been inducting particular recordings that have stood the test of time into their hall of fame. The list doesn't only include music and one of the most famous hall of...

Billy Joel & Ac/dc To Be Honoured At Grammy Hall Of Fame Celebration

Classic tracks by Billy Joel, Ray Charles and Ac Dc are to be added to the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2013.In total, 27 tunes will be inducted into the museum during the 40th Anniversary...

U-turn For Ac/dc Over Itunes Snub; Is Nothing Sacred?

"Maybe I'm just being old-fashioned, but this iTunes, God bless 'em, it's going to kill music if they're not careful.” The words of AC/DC’s Brian Johnson to Reuters a month ago. How we praised these...

Ac/ac Dc Join Itunes After Years Of Opposition

Australian rockers Ac Dc have finally agreed to make their back catalogue available for download on iTunes.com after years of opposition to the Apple music store.The veteran stars were among the few big names who...

Ac/dc Give In To The Digital Age And Sell Music On Itunes

AC/DC - one of the biggest bands to resist the transition into the digital age of music - have allowed their entire back catalogue of rock music to be sold by e-distribution giants Apple, via...

Bon Scott Monument To Be Erected In His Hometown

A monument honouring late Ac Dc star Bon Scott is to be erected in his hometown in Scotland.Born in Kirriemuir, the singer passed away at the age of 30 in 1983 and now community members...

Paris Jackson Determined To Make It As An Actress

Michael Jackson's daughter Paris is determined to carve out a successful acting career because she longs to step out of her famous father's shadow.The 14 year old, who lost her dad in 2009, is hoping...

Starship Guitarist Mark Abrahamian Dies After Gig

Starship guitarist Mark Abrahamian has died, aged 46, after suffering a heart attack following a gig in Nebraska on Sunday (September 2, 2012). The band, previously known as Jefferson Starship, announced the news on their...

Mark Abrahamian, Starship Guitarist, Dies After Nebraska Concert

Mark Abrahamian, Starship's guitarist has died, aged 46, the Huffington Post have reported. Mark died as the result of a heart attack that he suffered after a performance in Nebraska on Sunday, September 2, 2012....

Rockers The Checks Split

New Zealand band The Checks have split after almost 10 years together.The rockers formed in early 2003 and found fame after Michael Stipe asked them to support R.E.M. on tour in 2005. The Checks, who...

Brian Johnson Lands Radio Show

Ac Dc star Brian Johnson has turned U.K. radio host after landing his own show.The 64 year old has signed a deal with bosses at Bbc Radio 2 to front Brian Johnson's Rockers and Rollers...

Foo Fighters Remain Defiant Over Noise Complaints

Rockers the Foo Fighters have shrugged off controversy over their gig in Northern Ireland on Tuesday (21Aug12) after hundreds of residents complained about the noise.The band headlined the first night of the Tennent's Vital festival...

Motorhead Launch Lager

Heavy metal rockers Motorhead are expanding their booze empire by launching their own brand of lager - with an obscene title.Bastards Lager is being brewed by Swedish company Kronleins and is currently only sold by...

Weezer And Diane Warren Remember Sound Master George Marino

Weezer and songwriter Diane Warren are leading the tributes to legendary rock engineer George Marino after he lost his lung cancer battle on Monday (04Jun12).Marino became a top figure in the music industry after mastering...

Angus Young Named Greatest Australian Guitarist

AC/DC's Angus Young has been named Australia's greatest ever guitarist.The 'Highway to Hell' rocker ranked Number One on Australian Guitar magazine's list of best ever Australian guitarists.Tommy Emmanuel, Cold Chisel's Ian Moss, Chris Cheney from...

Slayer Launch Red Wine

Heavy rockers Slayer have launched their own brand of red wine.The Cabernet Sauvignon, called Reign In Blood, has a "tough and uncompromising taste" and is currently only on sale in Sweden and online. The Slayer...

Music Mogul Vincent Lovegrove Dies In Traffic Crash

Australian rocker-turned-music manager Vincent Lovegrove has been killed in a road crash.The 64 year old died on Saturday (24Mar12) after his van crashed in the village of Federal, near Byron Bay, New South Wales. Lovegrove...

Brian May Would Like To Be In Ac/dc

Brian May would have liked to have been in AC/DC. The legendary Queen guitarist admires the 'Back in Black' rockers' straightforward approach to rocking and although he would have loved to play with them, acknowledges...

Taylor Momsen Inspired By Nirvana

Taylor Momsen became a rock musician after growing up listening to AC/DC and Nirvana. The Pretty Reckless frontwoman - currently working on a follow-up to the group's 2010 debut 'Light Me Up' - was inspired...

Dj Fresh Makes Rizzle Kicks Sound Like Ratm

DJ Fresh makes Rizzle Kicks sound like Rage Against the Machine on a new track.The 'Hot Right Now' hitmaker was impressed with the pop duo when he saw them at Ibiza Rocks last year, and...

Drew Barrymore Launches Her Own Brand Of Wine

Actress Drew Barrymore has launched her own fine wine.The Charlie's Angels star teamed up with California-based distributor Wilson Daniels to create a crisp, dry and fruity white Pinot Grigio made of grapes from northern Italy....

Ac/dc Album Delayed By Illness

AC/DC have delayed recording sessions for their new album after one of them has fallen ill. The legendary 'Back in Black' rockers - Malcolm and Angus Young, Phil Rudd, Cliff Williams and Brian Johnson -...

Rocker Brian Johnson Finishes 32nd In Endurance Race

Ac Dc rocker and car fanatic Brian Johnson finished 32nd in the weekend's (28-29Jan12) Rolex 24 endurance race in Florida.The frontman's team completed 672 laps of the Daytona International Speedway track in its Bmw Riley...

Ac/ac Dc Delay Album Recording Over Sickness

Rockers Ac Dc are delaying recording sessions for their next album after one of the bandmembers fell ill.The group is keen to create the follow-up to 2008's Black Ice, but singer Brian Johnson reveals their...

Sir Paul Mccartney Named Artist Of The Year

Sir Paul McCartney has been named Artist of the Year at the inaugural Ultimate Classic Rock Awards. The 69-year-old musician beat off strong competition from Motley Crue's Nikki Sixx, Chickenfoot's Sammy Hagar and Alice Cooper...

Hanson To Launch Mmmhop Beer

Hanson are launching their own beer.The musical brothers Isaac, Taylor and Zac Hanson are in the process of developing an Indian Pale Ale which they plan to release in early 2012, and are going to...

Jimi Hendrix Releases App

Jimi Hendrix's estate has released his first ever mobile application. The 'Jimi Hendrix - the Complete Experience App' is available for Apple devices, and can be downloaded for free from the iTunes App Store.The app...

Ozzy Osbourne Lands His Own Radio Show

Rocker Ozzy Osbourne has landed his own radio show.The star will host new SiriusXM programme Ozzy's Boneyard when it launches later this year (11). Osbourne will showcase tracks from his favourite artists, among them Metallica,...

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