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Black Crowes Announce Rescheduled 2021 North American Tour
More than a year after the shows' postponement, the band is finally reuniting and hitting the road again.
How Black Sabbath’s Opening ‘Bar Band’ Turned Out to be Van Halen
Ozzy Osbourne just wanted "a bar band from L.A." to open his band's 1978 'Never Say Die!' tour. He got a whole lot more.
Rundgren, Turner, King and Foo Fighters React to HOF Inductions
This year's class marks one of the Rock Hall's most diverse group of artists.
Todd Rundgren, Foo Fighters and Randy Rhoads Honored by Rock Hall
Next class will also include Carole King and the Go-Go's, among others.
Chrissie Hynde Announces New Album of Bob Dylan Covers
'Standing in the Doorway: Chrissie Hynde Sings Bob Dylan’ will be released later this month.
Iron Maiden Announce New Craft Beer, Hellcat
Latest addition to band's Trooper collection of premium brews arrives later this year.
Pink Floyd’s Touring Museum Exhibit to Hit U.S This Year
'Their Mortal Remains' will take up a residency at the Vogue Multicultural Museum in Los Angeles this summer.
How Tom Petty’s Security Guard Inspired ‘Nightwatchman’
Songwriter took direct inspiration from the man charged with guarding his life.
Watch Metallica Attempt to Play ‘Enter Sandman’ Backward
Video shows band playing hit song in a way you've never heard before.
Kiss Announce Two-Night A&E ‘Biography: Kisstory’ Documentary
Guitarist and singer Paul Stanley says he's "very proud" of upcoming film.
How Peter Frampton Found His Way Again After ‘Comes Alive’
Guitarist discusses album that made him a global star in new UCR interview.
Peter Frampton’s ‘Spur of the Moment’ Decision Led to New Album
In an exclusive conversation with UCR, the legendary guitarist explains his inspiration for 'Frampton Forgets the Words.'
Black Sabbath Announce Expanded ‘Sabotage’ Reissue
Deluxe edition of band's sixth album gets new remaster and previously unreleased full concert.
Watch David Gilmour Perform Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Albatross’
New video comes ahead of a full concert film celebrating Peter Green and the early music of the band.
Dennis DeYoung Releases New Single Ahead of Upcoming Final Album
Former Styx singer unveils "Isle of Misanthrope" plus track listing and release date for LP.
Meet the Man Who Almost Replaced Bon Scott in AC/DC
Singer Steve Burton auditioned for the gig on the recommendation of band's roadies.