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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.

 

Kid Rock Reveals ‘First Kiss’ Track List, #KidRockFirstKiss Campaign

Kid Rock dropped a number of big announcements in the lead up to the release of his new album, First Kiss. Read more...

Dan Auerbach Raffling Off His Childhood Guitar For Charity

For $10, you could own the childhood guitar of The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach and help families in need. Read more...

TSO’s ‘The Christmas Attic’ Available For Free On Google Play

Google Play is spreading some Christmas cheer by giving away Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s The Christmas Attic for free. Read more...

Reader Poll: Which Band Has The Best “Ugly Christmas Sweater?”

We couldn’t help but notice that many of our favorite bands have gotten into the holiday spirit and created their own version of the “Ugly Christmas Sweater,” but which band did it best? Read more...

Brian Johnson Hadn’t Sang "In Anger" Five Years Before Recording ‘Rock Or Bust’

For those that have heard AC/DC’s new album Rock Or Bust, you know that Brian Johnson can still wail after all of these years, but he was definitely nervous when he met up with the rest of the band when they recorded the album. Read more...

Rival Sons Cancel Show Two Songs Into Set

It’s one thing to be sick around the holidays, but imagine how Rival Sons singer Jay Buchanan felt when he had to cancel a gig in progress, because he was too sick! Read more...

New “Metallica Night” Hosted By San Jose Sharks On January 21st

Finally! “Metallica On Ice!” Well…sort of. Read more...

Linkin Park Giving ‘The Hunting Party’ Away For Free On Google Play

It looks like Linkin Park took a few notes after U2’s iTunes giveaway before partaking in a giveaway of their own. Read more...

System of a Down Add U.S. Date To “Wake Up The Souls” Tour

System of a Down recently announced a series of overseas tour dates but are now going to be kicking off the tour in the U.S. Read more...

Chad Smith Talks New RHCP Album, Future Plans With Will Ferrell

This past year has found Chad Smith in two different scenarios: One where he and the Red Hot Chili Peppers continue to work on their 11th studio album, the other, of course, involves his on-going battle with Will Ferrell… Read more...