Music News

Jul 28, 2014

The Offspring have paid tribute to tour buddies Bad Religion and Pennywise by covering classic tracks by both bands.

Jul 28, 2014

Nick Simper has described his unceremonious 1969 sacking from Deep Purple as a "body blow" – and insists later lineups have diluted the impact of the band's original sound.

Jul 28, 2014

Two nights ago, Def Leppard singer Joe Elliott got to do something that most Kiss fans will never get to do: perform the band's famous intro.

Jul 28, 2014

A group of Iron Maiden fans have launched an online petition to have Derek Riggs brought back on board as the band's artist.

Jul 28, 2014

Southern rockers Blackberry Smoke have completed work on their fourth album, says frontman Charlie Starr – although they're aiming to keep some of the details secret as long as possible.

Jul 27, 2014

Megadeth mainman Dave Mustaine says bringing back ex-members Marty Friedman and Nick Menza would be like "putting a rotten tooth back in your mouth."

Jul 27, 2014

Black Stone Cherry have appealed to fans to help find stolen equipment after their storage space was broken into.

Jul 27, 2014

Deep Purple Mark I's Nick Simper believes his lineup of the band withstood a level of pressure that none of the later editions had to face when they released three albums in the space of 16 months...

Jul 27, 2014

Mike Portnoy has asked fans to show some sensitivity after being offended when a man appeared at a meet-and-greet wearing a Dream Theater shirt promoting the first album they made without him.

Jul 26, 2014

Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee wants every show on their final tour to be like a "happy funeral."