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8 Crazy Nights In Rock History

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!

FLASHBACK: Queen Steals The Show At Live Aid

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…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 11.19.18

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…

VIDEO: Stone Sour Security Tackles Fan on Stage

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.

November 18, 1991: U2 Release 'Achtung Baby'

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.”

VIDEO: Chris Cornell’s “When Bad Does Good”

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.