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Gene Simmons’ Mother Dies

Gene Simmons’ Mother Dies

Flóra “Florence” Klein, the mother of KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons, has died at the age of 92. Florence’s passing was confirmed by Simmons’s wife, Shannon Tweed Simmons, who wrote on her Facebook page: “Rest in peace my dear Flora. The best grandma and mother in law I could ask for. You were loved and you will be missed”. More details about the life…MORE

Former MTV Host Matt Pinfield Hospitalized After Being Hit By A Car

Former MTV Host Matt Pinfield Hospitalized After Being Hit By A Car

Former MTV host Matt Pinfield has been hospitalized after being hit by a car in Los Angeles, multiple outlets have reported. Monday night, Pinfield, 57, was struck by a speeding car while crossing the street. Read more about the accident here. Pinfield is host of Matt Pinfield’s Flashback, heard Sunday mornings on 1047 The BEAR.MORE

‘Bohemian Rhapsody,’ Rami Malek Get Golden Globe Noms

‘Bohemian Rhapsody,’ Rami Malek Get Golden Globe Noms

Moviegoers have been touting his transformative performance as Freddie Mercury in the Queen biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody. And today (December 6), Rami Malek was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for the role, in the major category, Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama. And Bohemian Rhapsody was nominated for Best Motion Picture – Drama,…MORE

Woodstock 50th Anniversary Concert In Works; See Rumored Lineup

Woodstock 50th Anniversary Concert In Works; See Rumored Lineup

A new Woodstock concert is in the works to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the original music festival. Performers have also not been named, but The Festive Owl, a Twitter account known for leaking festival news, has shared a look at a rumored lineup. Images show a deck seeking sponsorships, saying the event — tentatively…MORE

Judas Priest Plot 2019 North American Tour

Judas Priest Plot 2019 North American Tour

Heavy metal architects Judas Priest will celebrate part of their 50th anniversary year with a spring and summer tour of North America next year in support of this year’s Firepower, their 18th studio album. The tour will run from May 3rd to June 29th and will feature two-night stands in Long Island, Milwaukee, Austin and…MORE

Dee Snider Has No Desire To Do A Full Tour

Dee Snider Has No Desire To Do A Full Tour

Dee Snider says that the decision to end Twisted Sister was partly motivated by his desire to go out while he can still put on a great show. Twisted Sister called it quits in 2016 after completing a farewell 40th-anniversary tour. The band’s last-ever concert took place in November of that year — 20 months after the passing of Twisted’s…MORE

Whitesnake’s David Coverdale: I Was Three Million In Debt Before ‘1987’ Album

Whitesnake’s David Coverdale: I Was Three Million In Debt Before ‘1987’ Album

Whitesnake frontman David Coverdale says that he went from the brink of financial ruin to being “richer than I ever was in Deep Purple” in the space of three months when Whitesnake’s 1987 release “Whitesnake” took the US charts by storm. Read more about Coverdale’s difficulties and successes here.    MORE

Keith Richards On Rolling Stones’ Stadium Tour: ‘Maybe This Will Be The Last One’

Keith Richards On Rolling Stones’ Stadium Tour: ‘Maybe This Will Be The Last One’

Keith Richards seems genuinely moved that, after 57 years as a band, the Rolling Stones will be playing to stadium crowds this spring in the US– the country he calls the band’s “original hunting ground.” “I really can’t put words on it,” he tells Rolling Stone, when asked what a 20-year-old Keith Richards would have thought about playing stadium…MORE

Desk Used To Record Led Zeppelin’s Stairway To Heaven Up For Sale

Desk Used To Record Led Zeppelin’s Stairway To Heaven Up For Sale

The original studio console used to record Led Zeppelin’s Stairway to Heaven is heading for auction at Bonhams next month. “It is hard to overestimate how crucial a role this console has played in the British rock and pop scene,” said Bonhams Specialist Claire Tole-Moir. More details about the equipment and auction can be found…MORE

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