Rob Halford on Glenn Tipton Joining Judas Priest on Stage at N.J. Gig

Judas Priest fans at the band’s show in Newark, New Jersey last night (March 20) received a major surprise when guitarist Glenn Tipton appeared on stage during the encore. Related: LISTEN: Rob Halford's Isolated Vocals On "Painkiller" Rob Halford on Judas Priest’s Rock Hall Nomination VIDEO: Judas Priest’s “Lightning Strike” Judas Priest’s Glenn Tipton Reveals…

Jack White, Arctic Monkeys Headlining Lollapalooza

The unveiling of the Lollapalooza lineup is always one of the biggest festival announcements of the year, and rock/alt fans will be happy about a couple of its headliners. Related: Jack White’s New Interactive Timeline Features Treasures Galore Jack White vs. Black Keys Feud Officially Over Jack White on Third Man Records' New Pressing Plant…

Marilyn Manson to Courtney Love: "Hello Nurse!"

Not sure how Courtney Love came to be involved in Marilyn Manson's upcoming music video, but we're all on board. Related: Eight Crazy Nights In Rock History 5 Dream Pairings For The New “Carpool Karaoke” Eight Crazy Nights In Rock History Marilyn Manson Continues To Tease New Album Details

AUDIO: Preview of Zeppelin's 'How The West Was Won' Reissue

This Friday (March 23), Led Zeppelin drops the latest title in their reissue campaign with the live album How The West Was Won, with the live cut of "Immigrant Song" now available as a preview. Related: Keith Moon & 6 Other Infamous Hotel Trashers Jason Bonham On All Those Zeppelin Reunion Rumors 5 Best Zeppelin Songs Co-Written By John…

Dropkick Murphys, Flogging Molly Announce Co-Headlining Tour

Most of us have likely heard of the phrase "Christmas Miracle," but the recent announcement from Dropkick Murphys and Flogging Molly might be the very first "St. Patrick's Day Miracle" not counting the times you didn't get sick or arrested during March 17th revelry. Related: POLL: Flogging Molly or Dropkick Murphys? In Other Rock News…(March 20) 8 “Dog” Rock…

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. Related: In Other Rock News…(August 16th) FFDP’s Zoltan Bathory Championing New Veteran/Endangered Species Project 5 Best Rock Tours of 2016 Ivan Moody Exiting…

ICYMI: Steven Tyler Announces New Solo Tour Dates

With Joe Perry off promoting and performing behind his latest solo album, Steven Tyler has decided to head out on the road solo, too. Related: What Would Your Favorite Rockers Bring To Thanksgiving? 5 Best Steven Tyler “Screams” Steven Tyler, Joe Perry Grandchildren Born On The Same Day Aerosmith Cancels Remaining South American Tour Dates

VIDEO PLAYLIST: Linkin Park’s Music Video Evolution

Chester Bennington would've turned 42 today (March 20.) Related: Linkin Park Dropping New Single February 16, Previews Now Available ICYMI: Watch Linkin Park Perform “Heavy” on ‘The Late Late Show’ ICYMI: Mike Shinoda Shares First Linkin Park Photo With Chester Bennington Linkin Park Release Fan Lyric Video For “One More Light”

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. Related: Remembering Randy Rhoads…

VIDEO: QOTSA Get Animated on "Head Like A Haunted House"

Videos from Queens of the Stone Age are never boring, and the clip for "Head Like A Haunted House" proves that ten-fold. Related: Expect A New QOTSA Single, Album Soon QOTSA Drop Out of Outside Lands “Due To Injury” 5 Rock Videos You Need To Watch Right Now QOTSA Announce 2018 Tour Dates

Congrats To Judas Priest!

Judas Priest achieved another milestone with the release of their new studio album Firepower. Related: LISTEN: Rob Halford's Isolated Vocals On "Painkiller" Rob Halford on Judas Priest’s Rock Hall Nomination VIDEO: Judas Priest’s “Lightning Strike” Judas Priest’s Glenn Tipton Reveals Parkinson’s Diagnosis

Jerry Cantrell Birthday Playlist

Happy birthday to Alice In Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell! Related: Jerry Cantrell Birthday Playlist 5 Rock Videos You Need To Watch Right Now BY THE NUMBERS: Alice In Chains’ ‘Dirt’ In Other Rock News... (January 2)

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. Related: In Other Rock News…(March 20) 8 “Dog” Rock Songs For…

David Coverdale Talks Future Rock Hall Inductions

David Coverdale has already secured his place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame when he was inducted with Deep Purple in 2016, but are more Rock Hall honors in his future? Related: David Coverdale Had Some Interesting Comments On Jimmy Page David Coverdale on How ‘Whitesnake’ Changed His Life

Gene Simmons Latest Business Venture Will Raise Some Eyebrows

Gene Simmons has been very open about his drug-free lifestyle and his disdain for other musicians who have lost battles with drug addiction.  With that in mind, his latest business venture might find people calling out “hypocrite” or even “Pusherman.” Related: Demon Makeup Lessons From Gene Simmons Gene Simmons Responds to Viral Calf That Resembles…

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…

5 VH1 Reality Shows You Definitely Watched (Be Honest!)

Today (March 15) is Bret Michaels’ birthday, and in addition to gifting us with some of the catchiest rock songs of the 1980s with Poison, Michaels also gave us one of the best pop culture gifts of the 2000s with the VH1 reality series Rock of Love. Related: In Other Rock News…(September 7th) How Did…

March 15, 1976: KISS Release ‘Destroyer’

KISS finally achieved mainstream success in 1975 with Alive!, but their next studio album had to be big, and just six months later, the band answered back with Destroyer. Related: Recap From KISS’ “Freedom To Rock” Tour Kickoff In Other Rock News…(March 30) KISS News Round-Up: Ace and Gene’s Performance, ‘Love Gun’/Van Halen Demos Now…

Rock Hall Highlights 2010-17 Inductees In New Release

Since 2010, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony has featured some of the most diverse induction classes, including nods to artists who were long overdue for enshrinement.  Related: And The 2017 Rock Hall Nominees Are… Rock Hall Museum Expanding To Tokyo Here's The 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Class…

Glenn Tipton Thanks Fans for Support, Updates on Future in Judas Priest

Judas Priest’s tour in support of their new album Firepower kicked off last night in Pennsylvania, and it was the first show since guitarist Glenn Tipton went public with his Parkinson’s disease diagnosis, which has led him to step down from touring with Priest. Related: POLL: Favorite Guitar Duo Judas Priest’s Glenn Tipton Reveals Parkinson’s…

FFDP Releasing New LP May 18, Announce New Tour Dates

For those Five Finger Death Punch fans hungry for a new album, the wait will soon be over! Related: In Other Rock News...(November 14) 5 Best Rock Tours of 2016 Ivan Moody Exiting FFDP Tour FFDP’s Zoltan Bathory Championing New Veteran/Endangered Species Project

New Pearl Jam Album on the Way

What a kick off to the week for Pearl Jam fans! Related: And The 2017 Rock Hall Nominees Are… Pearl Jam Named To 2017 Rock Hall Induction Class Former Pearl Jam Drummer Vents About Rock Hall Snub 2017 Rock Hall Presenters Announced

Kid Rock Tapped for the WWE Hall of Fame

Kid Rock has been a fixture at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in recent years, but he’ll have a different kind of hall of fame to focus on next month. Related: Eight Crazy Nights In Rock History Kid Rock Offers Hints On Direction Of New Album Kid Rock Doubles Down On…

Synyster Gates Talks Tom Morello, Glenn Tipton

Avenged Sevenfold’s “End of the World” tour with Prophets of Rage might just be the biggest rock tour this summer, and a lot of it has to do with both bands being guitar powerhouses. Related: ICYMI: A7X’s Performance Atop Capitol Records, New Album Out Now POLL: Best A7X Stage Name A7X Launch New Fan Club,…

Fun with Fonts! Try Judas Priest’s Logo Generator!

One of the best tools bands use when dropping a new album is the “logo generator,” and Judas Priest is the latest to invite fans to make words look more metal. Related: LISTEN: Rob Halford's Isolated Vocals On "Painkiller" Rob Halford on Judas Priest’s Rock Hall Nomination VIDEO: Judas Priest’s “Lightning Strike” Judas Priest’s Glenn…

VIDEO: Jimi Hendrix's "Lover Man"

After much hype and build-up, the new Jimi Hendrix release of Both Sides of the Sky is out today (March 9) and with it comes a new video for the song "Lover Man." Related: New Jimi Hendrix Live Set Highlights First Band Of Gypsys Gig LIST: Favorite Lefties In Honor of National Left Handers Day Jimi Hendrix…

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. Related: WATCH: Behind-The-Scenes Look At The…

POLL: ‘Superunknown’ or ‘The Downward Spiral’?

Not one, but two outstanding and influential albums were released on March 8, 1994:  Soundgarden’s Superunknown and Nine Inch Nails’ The Downward Spiral. Related: NIN, Soundgarden Featured on ‘Westworld’ Soundtrack 7 Great Johnny Cash Rock Covers 7 Fantastic Johnny Cash Rock Covers Kim Thayil Talks Progress on Soundgarden’s New Studio Release

A Salute to the 50 Women in the Rock Hall

Today (March 8) is International Women’s Day, and what better way to celebrate than by honoring the 50 influential women that have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Related: And The 2017 Rock Hall Nominees Are… Rock Hall Museum Expanding To Tokyo Here's The 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame…

VIDEO: Brian Johnson Performs “Route 66” With Mick Fleetwood

By now, we’re all familiar with Brian Johnson’s exit from AC/DC due to hearing issues, but every once and awhile, he pops is some surprising venues. Related: Pre-AC/DC Brian Johnson Recordings Teased For Release Brian Johnson Taking Part In New Music Therapy Charity Brian Johnson Guests On New Recording FLASHBACK: AC/DC’s Rock Hall Induction

FLASHBACK: David Gilmour, David Bowie Perform “Comfortably Numb”

David Gilmour celebrates his birthday today (March 6), and while he’s been primarily active as a solo act, it’s difficult not to get chills when he performs those Pink Floyd classics live, particularly this performance from 2007. Related: FLASHBACK: David Gilmour, David Bowie Perform “Comfortably Numb” ‘GotG’ Director Reveals Role Bowie Would’ve Had In Sequel…

LIST: 2018 Record Store Day - Rock Titles

The big list of all Record Store Day releases has finally been unveiled to the public!  Related: LIST: 2017 Record Store Day - Rock Titles 2017 Record Store Day - Rock Titles LIST: Record Store Day Black Friday Rock Titles LIST: Record Store Day Black Friday Rock Titles

POLL: Will Tool Release Their New Album in 2018?

It’s official:  Tool is actually in the studio working on their new album! Related: Maynard James Keenan Finally Recording Vocal On New Tool Album Tool Announces More Tour Dates Tool’s April Fool’s Day Joke Was Pretty Hilarious Maynard James Keenan Opens Up On Tool Album Delay

Shinedown, Godsmack Announce 2018 Summer Tour Dates

Shinedown and Godsmack have given us yet another reason to look forward to this summer! Related: 5 Best Rock Tours of 2016 Sounds Like Godsmack’s 2018 Plans Aren’t Set In Stone After All WATCH: Godsmack Pay Tribute To Chester Bennington, Chris Cornell More Details on Godsmack’s Plans for 2018

A7X, Prophets of Rage Announce Summer Tour Dates

This is surely going to be one of the best double bills this summer. Related: 5 Rock Moments That Defined 2016 ICYMI: A7X’s Performance Atop Capitol Records, New Album Out Now A7X Launch New Fan Club, Naming Contest Prophets of Rage Debut LP Due Out In September

5 Potential Names For Metallica’s New Whiskey Brand

Metallica has been busy diversifying their portfolio in the past few years, and a new reported venture will surely be a hit for fans. Related: WATCH: Metallica’s New Music Videos From ‘Hardwired…To Self-Destruct’ Don’t Count On A Massive Metallica Tour GN'R, Metallica, Radiohead, RHCP Receive 2017 Billboard Music Awards Nominations GN’R, U2 Top Mid-Year Tour…

VIDEO: Eddie Vedder at the Oscars

Pearl Jam fans that tuned into last night's telecast of the 90th Annual Academy Awards were greeted with a surprise performance from Eddie Vedder. Related: In Other Rock News…(August 30th) Mike Watt Talks Tour With Eddie Vedder, Foo Fighters Eddie Vedder: Our Favorite Wino Rock Lovers Say "Someone Bubble Wrap Eddie Vedder Immediately"

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. Related: Yeah-Yeah! It's James Hetfield's Birthday! Metallica’s Food Drive…

VIDEO: Robert Plant on ‘The Late Late Show’

Robert Plant was the musical guest on last night’s episode of The Late Late Show with James Corden, and to the surprise of no one, he was absolutely fantastic. Related: FLASHBACK: A Ridiculously Charming Interview With Robert Plant Chester Bennington and Other Great Rock Screams Brian Johnson Hosting New Show About Tour Life Details on…

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…

‘Rolling Stone’ Doc Gets Expanded Digital Release

Rolling Stone: Stories From The Edge premiered on HBO in November 2017, and for music aficionados that didn’t catch it, you’re in luck. Related: ‘Rolling Stone’ Sells Majority Interest To Penske Media Corporation In Other Rock News... (January 4)