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Angus Young Was Captivated When He Heard ‘Purple Haze’ For The First Time

AC/DC’s Angus Young was interviewed recently about his early music influences. He named The Yardbirds with Jeff Beck and later, with Jimmy Page as being among those who he looked up to. But when Jimi Hendrix came to Australia, he was blown away. “…And around when I was about 13 [or] 14, that’s when Jimi Hendrix appeared…MORE

David Coverdale Plans To Begin Farewell Tour Next Year

David Coverdale says he’s ready to call it quits on the touring part of his music career. “Last year, we were supposed to do what was gonna be my farewell tour, and it was sold out; it was amazing. Of course, everything was canceled due to COVID. So, God willing, I’ll be able to do…MORE

Wolfgang Van Halen Talks About Replacing Michael Anthony In New Interview

In a new interview with SPIN, Wolfgang Van Halen talks about the negativity he faced when he replaced Michael Anthony. “I don’t think it was a personal thing. I think it was their love for Michael Anthony; it had nothing to do with me as a person. It’s just that they would have much rather seen…MORE

Phil Collen On Vince Neil: “He’s Got A Year To Get Ready For The Stadium Tour”

‘The Stadium Tour’ was recently postponed again until 2022 so Def Leppard’s Vince Neil decided he’d do some solo shows. Last weekend, he played a show in Iowa and it’s safe to say, things definitely didn’t go as planned, with Neil losing his voice mid-set, telling fans goodbye and walking off the stage. Guitarist Phil…MORE

KK’s Priest To Release Debut Album

KK’s Priest, featuring former Judas Priest members led by Priest co-founder KK Downing, have titled their album debut “Sermons Of The Sinner” which is set to be released later this year. KK Downing along with Tim “Ripper” Owens, Les Binks, AJ Mills and Tony Newton comprise KK’s Priest. Read more about the band here and…MORE

Alex Van Halen’s Marks 68th Birthday

Alex Van Halen’s 68th birthday was last Saturday and he had this message “First birthday without you, Ed. The view from my drum set will never be the same. VH forever!” Eddie’s final Instagram post was a birthday tribute to Alex on May 8, 2020. Read the complete story here.MORE

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