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Fleetwood Mac’s ‘The Chain’ Keeps ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2′ Super Bowl Ad Together
Fleetwood Mac's "The Chain" serves as the soundtrack to the newest commercial for "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2," which premiered during Super Bowl 51.
When Robert Plant Got Horny and Loud on ‘Manic Nirvana’
He really turned the "Hammer of the Gods" loose on his fifth studio album.
The Troubled History of Van Halen’s ‘III’ With Gary Cherone
The band's recording career hit its first major road bump with the release of an album debuting their third singer.
How Sammy Hagar’s ‘Unboxed’ Led to Van Halen Split
Sammy Hagar adds two new songs to a solo-career greatest hits collection, leading to a dispute with his Van Halen bandmates.
When David Coverdale and Jimmy Page Made an Album Together
Jimmy Page and David Coverdale, two veterans eager to prove themselves outside of their famous bands, joined forces on the album Coverdale/Page, which was released on March 15, 1993.
Rock Star Vs. President Songs
10 classic rock songs about various Presidents of the United States of America.
When Mick Jagger Went Solo Again on ‘Wandering Spirit’
It took three tries before he finally released a solo album that Rolling Stones fans could love.
Guns N’ Roses Confirm Two Coachella Shows, Slash and Duff Hint at Return
Guns N' Roses have confirmed that they will perform two concerts at this year's Coachella festival, on April 16 and 23.
Guns N’ Roses Reunion Rumors Reignited by Website Update
Guns N' Roses' official website has undergone a potentially prophetic – or possibly meaningless – update.
2015’s Nastiest Rock Feuds
We look at the nasty verbal battles that took place between Van Halen, Sammy Hagar, Kiss, Twisted Sister and other classic rock bands.
UPDATE: Scott Weiland, Former Stone Temple Pilots Singer, Dead at 48
Former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman Scott Weiland has died at the age of 48.
Update: Nikki Sixx Responds to Sully Erna’s Recent Verbal Attacks
After years of mostly refusing to engage in a war of words with Nikki Sixx, Godsmack frontman Sully Erna has rather suddenly changed course.