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Rockers Pay Tribute To Blues Legend B.B. KING

Legendary blues artist B.B. King died at the age of 89 on Thursday night (May 14). King's lawyer reported that King passed away in his sleep at his home in Las Vegas, according to The Pulse Of Radio. He had long suffered from Type II diabetes and canceled a tour last October due to ill ...

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SLASH Partners With INTERNATIONAL FUND FOR ANIMAL WELFARE For 'Beneath The Savage Sun' Video Premiere

Slash — the iconic American rock guitarist, songwriter and film producer — today (May 7) announced the release of the song and video "Beneath The Savage Sun". Slash has partnered with International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) to raise awareness of the slaughter of elephants which is leading to their early extinction. The U.S.-based charity ...

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SLASH Not A Fan Of 'Guitar Nerds'

According to The Pulse Of Radio, Slash may be a legendary guitar hero but if there's one thing he's not a fan of himself, it's what he calls "guitar nerds." In a new interview with AL.com, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Famer said, "That's the worst, when you're standing onstage and you look down ...

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SLASH On Working With THE CONSPIRATORS: 'It Definitely Has Turned Very Much Into A Band'

Australia's Moshcam recently conducted an interview with legendary guitarist Slash. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about his working relationship with his backing band THE CONSPIRATORSMyles Kennedy (vocals), Brent Fitz (drums), Todd Kerns (bass) and Frank Sidoris (touring guitarist) — Slash said: "It's just something that clicked right from ...

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SLASH Has 'Already Started' Working On Material For Next Album

During an interview with Classic Rock magazine conducted earlier this month at the Soundwave festival in Australia, legendary guitarist Slash revealed that he has "already started working" on material for the follow-up to his latest solo album, 2014's "World On Fire". "On the road is the platform that I find is the easiest for me ...

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Video: DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED Plays First Show In Two Years

DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED — the band led by VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES bassist Duff McKagan — played its first show in two years on March 3 at Slim's Last Chance in Seattle. The concert was a benefit event for DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED guitarist Mike Squires's mother, who is battling cancer. Video footage of the performance ...

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METALLICA Drummer LARS ULRICH's Bachelor Party Attended By JAMES HETFIELD, Actors BRADLEY COOPER, IAN MCKELLEN

According to People.com, METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich celebrated his upcoming wedding to model Jessica Miller with a bachelor party thrown by "King Of The Hill" creator Mike Judge over the weekend in San Francisco. Ulrich was joined at Lucky Strike bowling alley on Saturday by METALLICA frontman James Hetfield and actors Bradley Cooper ...

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LED ZEPPELIN 'Physical Graffiti' Deluxe Edition Companion Audio To Be Streamed On YAHOO! LIVE

On February 19 at 2:00 p.m. ET, Yahoo! Live will stream the 40th-anniversary LED ZEPPELIN "Physical Graffiti" Deluxe Edition premiere. This exclusive event will feature the worldwide debut of the complete, previously unreleased companion audio from the upcoming deluxe edition of LED ZEPPELIN's seminal double album "Physical Graffiti". This will be followed by ...

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SLASH Announces U.S. Tour Dates

Slash and his band MYLES KENNEDY AND THE CONSPIRATORS will kick off a U.S. tour Saturday, April 25 in Orlando Florida. The month-long U.S. trek encompassing headlining shows and festival appearances is the first solo tour supporting the group's acclaimed studio album "World On Fire", which is Slash's third straight solo album to debut in ...

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SLASH: Pro-Shot Footage Of NAMM TEC Awards Acceptance Speech

Iconic guitarist Slash received the prestigious Les Paul Award during the 30th annual NAMM Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards on January 24 in Anaheim, California. Comedian Sinbad provided the laughs as the evening's host. The NAMM TEC Awards honors individuals and companies across 30 categories, for outstanding achievement in professional audio technology and production. The ...

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UGLY KID JOE's WHITFIELD CRANE Joins Forces With Original GODSMACK Guitarist LEE RICHARDS In RICHARDS/CRANE

UGLY KID JOE singer Whitfield Crane has joined forces with original GODSMACK guitarist Lee Richards in a new project called RICHARDS/CRANE. The new band's first single, "Black & White", is a duet with ALTER BRIDGE/SLASH singer Myles Kennedy. The track is taken from RICHARDS/CRANE's forthcoming debut album, "World Stands Still", which is due later in ...

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