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Zoltan Bathory Talks FFDP's New Album

Five Finger Death Punch are starring down a very busy 2018 with the May 18 release of their seventh studio album And Justice for None and their upcoming summer tour with Breaking Benjamin.

March 19, 1982: Randy Rhoads Dies In Plane Crash

Randy Rhoads died 36 years ago today (March 19).  Gone far too soon at the age of 25 in a tragic plane crash, Rhoads will be forever influential to hard rock and metal guitarists for his early work with Quiet Riot and most notably his work on Ozzy Osbourne's first two solo LPs, Blizzard Of Ozz and Diary Of A Madman.

POLL: Flogging Molly or Dropkick Murphys?

Green beer or Guinness?  Corned beef and cabbage or shepherd’s pie?  Jameson or Bushmills?  There are many great debates that are a part of St. Patrick’s Day, but one of the biggest involves pitting two of the biggest Celtic punk bands against each other.

4 Great Dee Snider Quotes/Sound Bites

Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider turns 63 today (March 15), and besides being a stellar frontman, he’s also one of the best talkers in music. It doesn’t matter if it’s at a Congressional hearing, on social media or in a standard interview, whenever Dee voices his opinion, people listen. In honor of his birthday, here…

March 9, 1987: U2 Release ‘The Joshua Tree’

Once the embers of 1984’s The Unforgettable Fire subsided, U2 decided to go on a different kind of tour. (No, not that Amnesty International tour in 1986 with Sting.) This tour delved into the band’s wonder with America, and it gave birth to one of music’s biggest albums ever.

March 3, 1986: Metallica Release 'Master of Puppets'

Metallica's Master Of Puppets may turn 32 years old today (March 3), but unlike some albums released in and around 1986, this one is nowhere near-dated or shows any signs of age whatsoever.  In the three decades that have since passed, it still sounds as aggressive as it did upon release.

AUDIO: New Jack White Track “Over and Over and Over”

Jack White is proving that there’s going to be something for everyone on his new album Boarding House Reach. The latest preview comes via the track “Over and Over and Over,” which features guitar effects galore and crazy-awesome backing vocals. He's also doing more for the bongos than Arthur Fonzarelli.  (Look it up.) “Over and…

STP Doc In The Works

Stone Temple Pilots have a busy spring ahead of them with a new album and tour coming up soon, but there another project in the early stages that will surely please fans.