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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.

 

Norman Greenbaum In Critical Condition After Car Accident

Norman Greenbaum, known for his 1970 hit “Spirit In The Sky,” has been hospitalized and is currently in critical condition after a car accident that took place over the weekend, which resulted in one death and serious injury to another passenger. Read more...

Gene Simmons Forming Horror Movie Company With WWE

Gene Simmons and World Wrestling Entertainment: It’s a match made in heaven…or hell! Read more...

Ozzy Having Surgery, Ozzfiesta Canceled

Bummer news for Ozzy Osbourne fans looking forward to the inaugural Ozzfiesta taking place May 27-31: The Prince of Darkness needs to undergo surgery and the five-day Mexico getaway has been canceled. Read more...

LISTEN: Two New Previews From Van Halen’s Upcoming Live Album

Van Halen’s new live album 'Tokyo Dome Live In Concert' is due out March 30th, but that’s not stopping the band from offering up more previews of the release, which marks the first live album in the band’s history to feature David Lee Roth. Read more...

Van Halen Announce 2015 Summer/Fall North American Tour Dates

As if there weren’t enough incredible summer tours lined up already, Van Halen has decided to join the party, because what’s a party without some Van Halen?! Read more...

Doobie Brothers, Sammy Hagar, Pat Benatar Among Acts Playing Summerfest

Dubbed “The World’s Largest Music Festival,” Milwaukee’s Summerfest just unveiled the bill for their music festival taking place June 24-28 and June 30-July 5, and it’s literally has something for everyone. Read more...

David Crosby Accidentally Hits Jogger While Driving On Rural Road

David Crosby was involved in a scary scene early Sunday (March 22nd) evening as he accidently hit a jogger while driving on a rural road near his home in California’s Santa Ynez Valley. Read more...

Def Leppard Setting Sail On New Cruise In January 2016

Def Leppard will be rocking the boat (literally) in 2016! Read more...

WATCH: Robert Plant & Jack White Rock “The Lemon Song”

When it comes to special guests, they don't get much bigger than Robert Plant. Read more...

New Lawsuit Delays Joplin Biopic

Ugh…will this Janis Joplin movie EVER come out? Read more...

No Satisfaction: Stones Leave Fans Hanging On Tour Announcement

So much for #SatisfactionThursday! Read more...

Van Halen Set To Perform on ‘Ellen Degeneres Show’

Now here’s an unlikely booking! Read more...

Gregg Allman Announces U.S. Summer Tour, Select Dates With Doobie Brothers

Gregg Allman may have just kicked off his spring U.S. tour, but he’s already tacked on more dates that will stretch his time on the road well into the summer. Read more...

Clapton Releasing New ‘Best Of’ Set April 28th

You likely weren’t planning on buying Eric Clapton a gift for his 70th birthday, but Slowhand is giving fans an opportunity to buy a gift for themselves. Read more...

Songs In New Zeppelin Concert Film Revealed

For those who just couldn’t wait until the special March 30th screening of the one-night-only Led Zeppelin concert film, the track listing has been released. Read more...

Ringo Starr Announces Fall North American Tour Dates

There just no quit in Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band! Read more...

U2 Performs For First Time Since Bono’s Bicycle Accident

While the band likely wished it was under better circumstances, U2 performed at the funeral service for legendary Irish radio DJ Tony Fenton on Monday (March 16th), marking the first time the band have performed together since Bono’s bicycle accident in November 2014. Read more...

Ozzy Osbourne Comic Hitting Shelves

Considering the animated life of Ozzy Osbourne, it’s no wonder his career will be made into a comic book. Read more...

How To Print Your Own 3D Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney is giving fans the opportunity to own a mini-version of him. Read more...

Grateful Dead Auction Taking Place In April

In addition to the 50th anniversary shows taking place in July, a Grateful Dead auction will also be taking place on April 11th and 12th Read more...