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The AMA’s Pretty Much Forgot About Rock And Roll In Their Nominee Selections

The nominees for the “American Music Awards” were announced this week . . . and Loudwire.com has pointed out that NO rock acts were nominated in the pop / rock categories . . . which are lumped together for some reason. The pop / rock categories include nominees like:  Justin Bieber, Post Malone, Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, the Jonas Brothers, BTS, Maroon 5, Harry Styles, The Weeknd, and Dua Lipa.…MORE

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28 Years Ago: Stone Temple Pilots Made Their Debut With Core

On Sept. 29, 1992, the band arrived on the scene by releasing their debut disc Core. The Stone Temple Pilots story starts several years earlier, as the DeLeo brothers left their home base in New Jersey, with older brother Dean getting a job offer in California and briefly giving up music. “This was in probably ’85.…MORE

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The Most Popular Artists and Genres to Work Out To

How the hell is Lady Gaga the best music to listen to while working out? i have serious misgivings about this study… Listen to some hard Rock or metal and your work out will be way more intense – Nick This is from the study done on work out music “The website FitRated.com did a…MORE

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Jonathan Davis Did Not Have a Good Time On Meth

Davis insisted that he never got “weird, crazy psychosis” while abusing the drug in the 1990s, but admitted “I met a lot of people that did, and that was when it gets scary.”“I started doing meth when I moved to Huntington [Beach], and there’s a lot of meth there from Bakersfield, and I got hooked up…MORE

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Dude Blows Up Part of His House Trying to Kill a Fly

The man, who is in his 80s, was about to tuck into his dinner when he became irritated by a fly buzzing around him. He picked up an electric fly swatter and started targeting it but a gas canister was leaking in his Dordogne home. A reaction between the device and the gas caused an…MORE

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Corey Taylor Says Stone Sour Is On An “Indefinite Hiatus”

“I feel like Stone Sour has kinda run its course for now,” Taylor told The Green Room with Neil Griffiths podcast. “We all talked as a band and decided to kinda put Stone Sour in indefinite hiatus. That’s the way it is. We’ve put it on the shelf for now. Everyone’s kind of going and doing their…MORE

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Tony Hawk pro Skater 1 & 2 Remastered Soundtrack Released

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 Remastered Soundtrack “Connect to Consume” / A. Swayze and the Ghosts “Misery Guts” / Alex Lahey “Life Support” / American Nightmare “All Souls Day” / The Ataris “You” / Bad Religion “In Control” / Baker Boy “Afraid of Heights” / Billy Talent “The Struggle” / Black Prez featuring Kid…MORE

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Korn Release The Devil Went Down To Georgia Cover Song

From the members of Korn – “We’re very excited to bring you our cover of the late, great Charlie Daniels’ infamous track, “The Devil Went Down To Georgia.” Charlie left a musical legacy that goes beyond just one genre, and we want to honor his talent and influence with our own rendition of his song.…MORE

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Dave Grohl On the Reopening Of School and Coming to the Defense of Teachers

“When it comes to the daunting question of reopening schools, America’s educators deserve a plan, not a trap. It takes a certain kind of person to devote their life to this difficult and often-thankless job. I know because I was raised in a community of them. I have mowed their lawns, painted their apartments, even…MORE

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Weird Message From Marilyn Manson

Marilyn Manson is teasing something, according to a new post on his social media accounts, which says “Never-ending Astral Vampire,” he wrote in the caption of a selfie on Instagram. “Prepare…” The rocker then followed up with a bizarre comment on the post, “I already texted this from your future! Nobody ever listens. Sorry. Including me. Here…MORE

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Bret Michaels Is Training To Be In An Action Movie

Poison singer Bret Michaels says that he’s currently preparing to star in an action-suspense movie called The Music Man. Bret shared a quick video of himself during firearms training for the film. The exact details about the production are currently unclear but the Poison frontman indicated that the feature would be released as a series via streaming service providers at some point…MORE

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Joe Exotic’s Zoo Was Searched for Human Remains

 Just when you thought there couldn’t be any more “Tiger King” drama, there’s this . . . JOE EXOTIC’s zoo was searched by authorities in Oklahoma on Friday night . . . after an investigation by The Travel Channel’s “Ghost Adventures” team led them to believe there were HUMAN REMAINS on-site. According to reports, that show was on the…MORE

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“Rock For Relief” Virtual Benefit Features Corey Taylor, Lzzy Hale and More

The summer touring season is pretty much wiped out, but a number of artist will be rocking some tunes for you this weekend. Slipknot’s Corey Taylor, Alter Bridge’s Myles Kennedy and Halestorm’s Lzzy Hale and Joe Hottinger are among the acts taking part in the “Rock for Relief” virtual benefit this Friday. The event is an evening of music, with the proceeds going to Feeding…MORE

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Linkin Park Have An Unreleased Track Featuring Chester Bennington

Linkin Park have revealed that they have an unreleased track entitled Friendly Fire featuring Chester Bennington. Apart from their special event which celebrated the life of their late frontman, the Numb outfit have been been on hiatus since the tragic loss of Bennington to suicide in July 2017. Meanwhile, Linkin Park have recently revealed that they are “working up ideas” for new music. One fan requested…MORE

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Kurt Cobain’s MTV Unplugged Guitar Breaks Auction Records

The 1959 Martin D-18E guitar he played during the MTV Unpluuged performance has since become a coveted item and the subject of a lengthy court battle. Now it has shattered records. Julien’s Auctions put the instrument up for purchase as part of their two-day Music Icons auction on Saturday and saw it go for a…MORE

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New Disturbed Music In The Works

A lot of musicians have been spending more time at home and working on new music. David Draiman says Disturbed are among those artists, and they have new music that is “in its infancy.” Draiman says he has spent a large chunk of his time homeschooling his son but confirmed that he’s been writing and making new music with…MORE

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Metallica Working on New Album During Pandemic

Recently, Metallica’s Lars Ulrich teased the idea that the band could write a new album while locked down and now he’s stated that the band is exchanging ideas for fresh music.  “We’re just starting, in the last four weeks maybe, we connected again. We’ve been obviously connecting [even before that], but we [have now] connected creatively, and now we’re…MORE

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Lemmy Kilmister Set To Be The Subject of New Biopic

Motorhead icon Lemmy Kilmister’s story is headed the big screen. According to Deadline, Greg Olliver, who led the way on the 2010 Lemmy documentary, is on board to for the new biopic centering on the singer’s life. The film is set to follow Lemmy’s life from growing up to becoming a roadie for Jimi Hendrix and eventually becoming a member of Hawkwind. From…MORE

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Bad Wolves “Sober” Hits #1 on The Rock Charts

Bad Wolves’ “Sober” hits No. 1 this week, making it the band’s fifth chart-topper overall. The group’s Cranberries cover and “Remember When” each also climbed to modern rock radio’s top position. So did “Killing Me Slowly” from the band’s most recent album N.A.T.I.O.N. Tommy Vext said in a recent interview “This song was a unique opportunity to talk about addiction not…MORE

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Corey Taylor Says Solo Album Will Have a Song From His High School Days

Fans recently found out that the Slipknot and Stone Sour singer has his first solo album all finished up and that the some of the material will go all the way back to Taylor’s high school days. Well, at least one song will. That’s what the musician said during an interview on Wednesday. While the solo album will contain  recent compositions, the…MORE

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Clown Explains why Slipknot will Never Perform Without the Masks

Slipknot figurehead and percussionist Shawn “Clown” Crahan has gone deep about the band’s — and his own — personal connection to the masks that all nine members wear. Indeed, the musician said he “couldn’t fathom” a circumstance in which the band would perform without its signature disguises. “There’s not a day that doesn’t go by that every member wishes we…MORE

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Watch Teenage Chester Bennington Sing Nirvana’s “Polly”

Nirvana were one of those bands that had such a large impact that just about everyone has covered at least one song from their catalog. While not an actual cover, Grey Daze have posted a video of a teenage Chester Bennington singing Nirvana’s “Polly.” Read More: See Teenage Chester Bennington Sing Nirvana’s ‘Polly’ | https://loudwire.com/teenage-chester-bennington-sing-nirvana-polly/?utm_source=tsmclip&utm_medium=referral  MORE

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Fender is Offering Three Months of Free Guitar Lessons

Fender is stepping up to help guitarists and all of us get through isolation during the coronavirus pandemic. The company is offering three months of online guitar lessons to 100,000 players. Getting through self-quarantine will take its mental toll on all of us. Flattening the curve while keeping older and people individuals safe from infection is the…MORE

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Korn’s New Video for “Can You Hear Me Now”

Korn have released a video for their new single Can You Hear Me. It’s the latest material taken from the band’s latest album The Nothing, which launched in September last year through Roadrunner/ElektraMORE

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Quarantined Man in Italy Plays Slayer for the Neighborhood

Enrico Monti, guitarist for an Italian death metal band, Got out on his balcony to rip a bit of Slayer’s “Raining Blood” that echoed off into the distance to be heard by other nearby Italians! Andrà tutto male. Ma il chiosco dell'Ines ha mantenuto il servizio a domicilio e allora le ho voluto fare un serenata d'amore per ringraziarla.#bertinoro #romagna…MORE

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9-Year-Old Crushes Pantera Walk (Video)

The kids at the O’Keefe Music Foundation tackled a track from the legendary Texas four-piece Pantera. Fronting the group is the unassuming 9-year-old Colt Sheddin, who, in the video below, transformed from innocent kid to an unchained frontman as he eventually made his way to the bar top after guitarist Aidan Fisher (age 16) finished…MORE

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Ozzy Already Trying to Put Together Another New Album

Ozzy Osbourne‘s first album in a decade, Ordinary Man, was released last week and it appears that  we will not have to wait long for another new record. Pending his health The Prince of Darkness  confirmed his intentions to get back in the studio next month to get to work on a follow-up. “I’m hoping that…MORE

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