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Robert Plant Gives Brian Johnson a 'Led Zeppelin III' Tour in Wales

Led Zeppelin kicked off their third studio album with the soaring, intense “Immigrant Song,” but by the time Led Zeppelin III came to an end they had unplugged. In a preview from Brian Johnson’s A Life on the Road: Robert Plant , Plant takes the AC/DC singer on a tour through the area that helped...
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10 Best Jimi Hendrix Deep Cuts You Didn't Know You Love

46 tracks on three albums recorded in barely more than a year. It’s not hard to argue that no rock artist accomplished so much in so little time with as much influence as Jimi Hendrix . The peerless guitar legend began perfecting his craft in backing bands for stars like Little Richard in the early...
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Ozzy Osbourne Says New Album Helped Save His Life: 'I've Missed Music So Badly'

It’s been a long road to recovery for Ozzy Osbourne , and music is helping push him along. The 70-year-old has finished recording his 12th solo album, which would be his first since 2010’s Scream . The new LP contains nine tracks, one of which is called “Ordinary Man,” and it took just a month to...
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I'm Listening: Disturbed on Fighting the Demon of Depression and Addiction

“By a show of hands, how many of you have dealt with the demons of addiction or depression or know of someone who has?” David Draiman asks the full arena. The lights raise to show a sea of arms stretch upward, powerfully proving how widespread the war is that the band sings about in "A Reason To...
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I'm Listening: Korn Offers Tips on Dealing With Depression

Jonathan Davis has been tested. The frontman for Korn has handled his own struggles with mental health, helped fans around the world as an advocate, and last year was faced with the death of his estranged wife, after years of battling addiction and mental illness. It’s been a tough trip, but Davis...
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6 Legendary Led Zeppelin Performances

Today is Robert Plant's 71st birthday. To call Plant one of rock's most legendary frontmen wouldn't scratch the surface. Led Zeppelin's broad influence during their incredible run from 1967 to 1980 changed the course of rock ‘n’ roll. To celebrate Plant's birthday, and his band's stamp on music, we...
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David Hasselhoff's New LP Features MINISTRY, Todd Rundgren and 80s Alt Covers

There’s a new David Hasselhoff album coming out and we don’t know where to start. First, for those who may have forgotten, Hasselhoff made a name for himself in the 80s on Knight Rider and then a bigger name for himself in the 90s on Baywatch . But he also has a music career and is actually pretty...
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Metallica Donates $279,000 to Romanian Children's Hospital

Metallica rocked Romania this week, and also left the European nation with a special gift. The heavy metal legends have donated $279,000 to help build the first pediatric oncology and radiotherapy hospital in the country. The money will go to Daruieste Viata (The Give Life Association). “The...
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This Pokémon Looks Like Gene Simmons of Kiss, and He's Not Impressed

A new Pokémon has been discovered, and he looks just like Gene Simmons . Obstagoon is the latest character to be revealed for the franchise, and he appears to be inspired by the Kiss frontman. Just like the God Of Thunder, Obstagoon has black and white marking across his face. Obstagoon also has...
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Who Is the Most Important Member of Any Band?

There's a running joke that the bass guitar is the lamest, least important instrument in the band. But according to a new study published by the National Academy of Sciences , our brains can find a song's rhythm more accurately by listening to the low tones played on the bass. That means that...
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