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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.

 

Joe Elliott Talks His Contribution To “The Art Of McCartney”

Tribute albums, at times, can be hit or miss, but the upcoming Paul McCartney tribute album The Art of McCartney is set to be huge, and Joe Elliott is fortunate enough to be performing on the album solo and with Def Leppard. Read more...

45 Years Ago Today: 'Abbey Road' is Released Stateside

Abbey Road, released in the United States on October 1, 1969, is one of rock’s most iconic albums for many reasons, but it is perhaps best known for being the final album The Beatles recorded together. Read more...

Malcolm Young’s Family Confirm Dementia Diagnosis

Reports surfaced last week that AC/DC’s Malcolm Young was currently in a dementia care facility, and now the guitarist’s family has issued a statement confirming those reports. Read more...

Jimmy Page Putting New Band Together

It seems as though Jimmy Page has finally given up on any hopes of a Led Zeppelin Reunion…but a new band seems to be on the horizon next year. Read more...

How U2’s New Album Just Became Eligible For Upcoming Grammys

One of the items pointed out in the wake of the free release of U2’s Songs of Innocence is that since that album’s retail release was after the September 30th cutoff, it wouldn’t be eligible for nomination at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards. Read more...

New Cut Of Zeppelin’s “The Rain Song” Now Streaming

With about a month to go on the release of the second wave of the Led Zeppelin catalog reissue roll-out, a new version of “The Rain Song” from Houses of the Holy has been released. Read more...

LISTEN: Alice Cooper’s Rendition of “Eleanor Rigby” from McCartney Tribute Album

The all-star tribute album The Art of McCartney is set to feature some of the biggest names in rock history, and fans can now sample one of the album’s many offerings via the Godfather of Shock Rock. Read more...

Black Sabbath Recording New Album In 2015, Tour To Follow

Many speculated that Black Sabbath’s end was near, but it looks like the metal legends will be putting out one more studio album complete with a supporting world tour. Read more...

Robert Plant Rocks “The Tonight Show”

Jimmy Fallon got to sing with Robert Plant on last night’s episode of “The Tonight Show,” which only confirms that the former SNL cast mate is the luckiest guy in the world. Read more...

U2’s New Album Cover Sure Is…Something

Many people had a lot to say about U2’s monumental free iTunes release of their latest album Songs Of Innocence, and call it a hunch, many people will also have a lot to say about the album’s cover for its October 13th retail release. Read more...
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