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Hair Metal Pirate Covers Joan Jett + Shreds Keytar for ‘America’s Got Talent’ Audition
Ramping up the ridiculousness to 11, rock and roll keyboardist JJ Phillips hit the 'AGT' stage to jam Joan Jett with some extra solo work to boot.
Iggy Pop, Cannibal Corpse, Ministry + More to Rock 2017 Sound on Sound Festival
The three-day fest is definitely for those with diverse taste.
Watch Kids Lose Their Minds to Iron Maiden
The best reactions came when the kids were shown a collage of Iron Maiden’s album art, each prominently featuring Eddie the Head on the cover.
10 Best Selling Hard Rock + Metal Albums in the United States
Even if you don’t remember buying them, you probably have most of these CDs somewhere in your house.
HIM Announce 2017 North American Farewell Tour Dates
North America will have once last chance to embrace HIM before they say goodbye forever.
Mastodon Announce New 2017 North American + U.K. Tour Dates With Eagles of Death Metal + R…
Mastodon’s spring 2017 tour dates with Eagles of Death Metal and Russian Circles were so much fun, they’re doing it all again.
Opeth’s Mikael Akerfeldt Wants to Start a Project With Devin Townsend
Two of metal’s modern masters, Mikael Akerfeldt and Devin Townsend, have been talking about forming a new project together.
Metalhead Weeps After Receiving Dean Razorback as 16th Birthday Gift From Late Father
This young man lost his father shortly before turning 16 years old, but that didn’t stop dad from giving his son an incredible gift.
Rock am Ring Festival Evacuated After Terror Threat [Updated]
Germany’s Rock am Ring festival has been suddenly shut down due to a terrorist threat.
10 Greatest Cover Songs of All Time
All 10 of these acts were able to harness a classic or little known song and arguably create a better version that’s been celebrated by millions.