Today (December 3) is Ozzy Osbourne’s birthday, and with the announcement of the 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class just around the corner, this is the perfect time to look back on when Black Sabbath was inducted in 2006.
Tonight (December 2) marks the first night of Hanukkah, and thanks to Adam Sandler referring to the holiday as “Eight Crazy Nights,” we thought we’d look back at eight crazy nights in rock history. Enjoy!
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Bohemian Rhapsody is still riding high at the box office, so you can’t blame Brian May for continuing to sing the film’s praises. However, he did reveal that a pivotal scene from the movie was almost scrapped from the final cut.
Guns N’ Roses’ “Not In This Lifetime” tour has gone off night after night without a hitch, with a notable exception taking place last weekend when the band cut their set short in Abu Dhabi due to Axl Rose battling illness.
Billy Gibbons is among the many big names guesting on William Shatner’s new album Shatner Claus: The Christmas Album, and for everyone’s viewing pleasure, Shatner dropped a new music video for his cover of “Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer” featuring the very appropriately bearded Gibbons.
Def Leppard is releasing a new "best-of" collection titled The Story So Far this Friday (November 30), and in conjunction with its release, the band has launched a new web series chronicling the stories behind their biggest hits.
Axl Rose and his severe tardiness have been a punchline for years, especially in the lead-up to Guns N’ Roses’ latest tour, but you have to give the singer props for delivering even a shortened set at the band’s show in Abu Dhabi.
On this day in 1991, Freddie Mercury’s life ended all too soon. While the void he left has and will never be filled, the last thing he’d likely want is for fans the world over to mourn his death. He’d much rather us celebrate his life instead…
Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 11.19.18 The Faim – “Summer Is A Curse” (BMG) The New Tarot – “The Heat” The Avett Brothers – “Roses & Sacrifice” (Republic) Piqued Jacks – “Eternal Ride Of A Heartful Mind” Starcrawler – “Hollywood Ending” (Beggars Group/Rough Trade) The Parlor Mob – “House Of Cards” (BMG) AFI – “Get…
There is definitely a Russian/rush the stage pun somewhere in this video from a recent Stone Sour show in Moscow, but we’re too distracted by just how hard a fan was tackled while attempting to approach Corey Taylor mid-gig.
After the monumental success of The Joshua Tree and its subsequent tour, there was definitely a sense of “Now what?” with U2. The band, perhaps, didn’t know themselves, which made sense why Bono said at a show in Dublin on December 30th, 1989 that, “We just have to go away and dream it all up again.”
Chris Cornell, the retrospective set covering the many stages of the late singer, is out now and features the new track “When Bad Does Good.” The moving song, which was previously unreleased until this new set, now has an equally moving video starring his son, Christopher.
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