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10 Unforgettable Ghost Moments
With three acclaimed full-length albums and two EPs in the 2010s (so far), Swedish occult act Ghost may go down as the definitive metal band of this decade.
Rock World Reacts To Mass Shooting at Las Vegas Country Music Festival
A number of musicians from the rock and metal world have taken to social media to offer their sympathies to those harmed by this senseless act.
21 Years Ago: Tool Conjure Up Spirituality + Anger With ‘Ænima’
On Oct. 1, 1996, Tool unleashed one of their career-defining albums and an essential release for the golden age of '90s alternative rock, 'Ænima.'
BREAKING: Marilyn Manson Crushed by Stage Prop at NYC Show, Gig Cancelled Mid-Set
There's currently no word on if Marilyn Manson has been seriously injured.
L7 Raid Donald Trump’s Resort With First New Song in 18 Years, ‘Dispatch From Mar-a-Lago’
Inspired by the Trump presidency, L7 unleashed 'Dispatch From Mar-a-Lago,' a song about storming the gates of Trump’s Florida resort.
Dimebag Darrell’s Life Showcased in New DVD/CD ‘Dimevision Vol. 2: Roll With It or Get Rol…
'Dimevision Vol. 2: Roll With It or Get Rolled Over' will feature raw footage from Dimebag Darrell’s life along with five unreleased demo tracks.
10 Greatest Rage Against the Machine Riffs
Though Rage Against the Machine only released three original full-length albums, this was still one of the most difficult riffs lists we’ve put together.
Suicide Silence Play ‘Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?’
Suicide Silence guitarists Chris Garza and Mark Heylmun sat down with us to prove and disprove what’s written about them on Wikipedia.
Shining Announce 10th Studio Album, New EP + Unveil Chilling Track ‘Jag Ar Din Fiende’
One of black metal’s coldest bands will release one of 2018’s first albums.
Five Finger Death Punch’s Zoltan Bathory Teams With U.S. Veterans to Fight Elephant + Rhin…
Five Finger Death Punch guitarist Zoltan Bathory has teamed up with a group of American veterans to help anti-poaching efforts across the African continent.
Pantera Set Giant Ball of Hair on Fire at KISS Concert – Epic Rock Tales
While Pantera were opening for KISS during their reunion tour, the Cowboys From Hell actually got kicked out of a South American venue for starting fires.
10 Times Musicians Walked Out of Interviews
Interviews don’t always go as planned and there have been plenty of awkward moments between musicians and journalists throughout rock history.