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Rolf Brenner

To Festival or Not: Are Rock Festivals Worth the Money These Days?

With the high cost of concerts these days, rock festivals are quickly becoming not only the best alternative to see all of your favorite bands in one location either over one day or in some cases four days, but they are quickly becoming family destination spots with many generations coming together for one huge event...

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images
Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Austin John Winkler (Formerly of Hinder) Talks to KBAT (AUDIO)

I had a chance to talk to the former lead vocalist of Hinder, Austin John Winkler about his current solo EP, "Love Sick Radio" just recently released and his sobriety.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images
Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Scott Stapp of the Band Creed Talks with Muttley

I had a chance to talk with Scott Stapp of Creed this afternoon about his new album, the future of Creed and his publicized health issue and his new album Proof of Life and the tour...

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Megaforce Records

33 Years Ago: Kirk Hammett Invited to Audition for Metallica

On April 1, 1983, Kirk Hammett found out a phone call requesting him to audition for Metallica was not an April Fool's joke.

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Ozzy Osbourne
Peter Kramer, Getty Images

11 Years Ago: Ozzy Osbourne’s House Nearly Burned Down in Fire-Related Mishap

On March 25, 2005, Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne were sent fleeing from their Buckinghamshire estate due to a fire.

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Linkin Park
Warner Bros

13 Years Ago: Linkin Park Release Their ‘Meteora’ Album

On March 25, 2003, Linkin Park avoided the sophomore slump, releasing the hugely successful 'Meteora' album.

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Motorhead
Bronze

37 Years Ago: Motorhead Paved the Way for Thrash With Second Album ‘Overkill’

On March 24, 1979, Motorhead influences generations of rockers to come with the release of their 'Overkill' album.

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Dave Brockie
Metal Blade

Two Years Ago: GWAR Mastermind Dave Brockie Passes Away

For intergalactic warriors and metal fans alike, March 23, 2014 was a sad day as we lost GWAR front-thing Dave 'Oderus Urungus' Brockie.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images
Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Metallica Share Cover and Sample Pages From New ‘Master of Puppets’ Book

The members of Metallica are offering fans a sneak peek at Back to the Front, the upcoming book that promises to provide "a fully authorized visual history" of their Master of Puppets album.

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Jesse Grant / Kevin Winter / Ethan Miller, Getty Images
Jesse Grant / Kevin Winter / Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Slash + Duff McKagan Officially Join Axl Rose in Guns N’ Roses Coachella Lineup

It's now been officially confirmed that Slash and Duff McKagan will join Axl Rose in the Guns N' Roses lineup that will be playing Coachella.

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