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    While the first rock song she ever memorized was "Bohemian Rhapsody" at age six, Erica credits AC/DC as the band that made her the rock and roll chick her friends and family know and love today. It should also be noted that the first man she ever loved was Jack Daniels and that she'll never be your beast of burden.

 

Nikki Sixx Talks VH1 Classic’s ‘Rock Icons’

VH1 Classic’s new series Rock Icons continues tonight (March 28th) at 10 PM EST and covers the musical history of Motley Crue and Sixx A.M. mastermind Nikki Sixx. Read more...

Tremonti News Round-Up: Another New Album On The Way, Wolfgang Van Halen Out For Tour

Tremonti’s second studio release Cauterize is due out June 9th, but a third album isn’t far behind. Read more...

Gene Simmons Forming Horror Movie Company With WWE

Gene Simmons and World Wrestling Entertainment: It’s a match made in heaven…or hell! Read more...

Dave Grohl Helping Fan With Cancer Cross Item Off “Bucket List”

What better way to head into the weekend than with a feel-good story courtesy of Dave Grohl? Read more...

Jane’s Addiction Announce More ‘Nothing’s Shocking’ Shows

Jane’s Addiction celebrated the 25th anniversary of their landmark 1988 album Nothing’s Shocking with a series of shows where they performed the album in its entirety, and it looks like the band are still celebrating. Read more...

Ozzy Having Surgery, Ozzfiesta Canceled

Bummer news for Ozzy Osbourne fans looking forward to the inaugural Ozzfiesta taking place May 27-31: The Prince of Darkness needs to undergo surgery and the five-day Mexico getaway has been canceled. Read more...

LISTEN: Two New Previews From Van Halen’s Upcoming Live Album

Van Halen’s new live album 'Tokyo Dome Live In Concert' is due out March 30th, but that’s not stopping the band from offering up more previews of the release, which marks the first live album in the band’s history to feature David Lee Roth. Read more...

Y&T’s Dave Meniketti On New Band Doc, Stories About Bon Scott, Motley Crue

Y&T are currently on tour traveling across the U.S., but according to Dave Meniketti, the band will be headed toward a town near you in a different form in the coming years. Read more...

Could Twisted Sister Be Calling It Quits After Death Of A.J. Pero?

As the members of Twisted Sister lay drummer A.J. Pero to rest today (March 25th), questions surrounding the band’s future have been swirling, and in a recent interview, guitarist Jay Jay French hinted the band may be calling it a day. Read more...

Scott Stapp Completes Rehab Program

Things have been very quiet lately regarding the health and status of Scott Stapp, who toward the end of 2014 exhibited very erratic behavior, including posting a video to Creed’s Facebook page stating he was broke and living in his truck. Read more...