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It’s (Not) So Easy: How Guns N’ Roses’ Stage Is Built Each Night
Band's longtime production director explains all the work that goes into each and every show on the Not in This Lifetime tour.
See 102 Vintage Guitar Ads Featuring Rock’s Biggest Stars
Check out an extensive collection of vintage magazine ads featuring guitar heroes from Van Halen, Kiss, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath and more.
Bruce Kulick Talks Solo Kiss Kruise Show: ‘Revisiting This Material Was Pretty Frightening…
"I know the reaction is great, and I'm totally thrilled. None of them know how tortured I was by this."
‘We Just Captured the Beast': Ted Nugent’s Track by Track Guide to ‘The Music Made Me Do I…
Ted Nugent offers up a track-by-track guide to his brand-new studio album, 'The Music Made Me Do It.'
Vinnie Vincent Performs Three Kiss Songs in Return to Electric Performances
Former Kiss guitarist performed three of the band's songs during his first electric live performance in more than 30 years.
Joe Walsh Would Change ‘A Lot’ About the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
"There's a lot of people, I don't know why they're in there, and there's a lot of people, I don't know why they're not."
Rock Hall of Fame Snubs: 14 Acts Who Should Be Nominated for 2020
Some mighty important names were once again left off the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's list of nominees.
Infection, Hospitalization Force Ozzy Osbourne to Postpone Show
An unspecified infection required Ozzy Osbourne to have hand surgery and postpone a stop on his sorta-farewell tour.
Kiss Farewell Tour Wish List: 5 Things We Want From ‘End of the Road’
Here's five things we'd love to see happen when the band takes the stage for its farewell tour.
30 Years Ago: Kiss Learn What ‘Hotter Than Hell’ Really Means at NYC Club Shows
Band played two shows at a club with broken air conditioning in the middle of a heat wave.
Reunited Guns N’ Roses Originally Planned to Play Just Five Shows Together
The original plans for Guns N' Roses' 2016 reunion tour were much more modest than the 18 month (and counting) monster it's turned out to be.
Led Zeppelin Announce Massive ‘The Song Remains the Same’ Box Set
Previously unreleased songs highlight a tricked-out, expanded edition of the band's 1976 live album.