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HANG ON LUCY … The History Of WildSide by Benny Rhynedance: Parts 1 & 2 of 5

HANG ON LUCY The History of WildSide… Part 1    Hollywood, CA — Trying to keep up with all things Hair Metal and the Sunset Strip hey day we couldn’t help but share this. WildSide was a great band from the Hollywood scene of yesteryear. And this play-by-play by someone who lived it is a great read for fans of the band. WildSide had a real shot, but truth is the group got their big[…]

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Rock Stars who saluted Nazi Sieg Heil; Sixx, Hetfield, Ulrich & Bowie

Top Rock Stars who saluted Nazi Sieg Heil; Sixx, Hetfield, Ulrich & Bowie Racism — The topic of racism in rock has hit an all-time high in recent weeks with Phil Anselmo’s ‘White Power’ scream and his Sieg Heil Nazi salute that preceded the verbal message. Since that night in Los Angeles at the annual ‘Dimebash’ Anselmo has apologized but not before rockers from all walks have jumped at the chance to chastise the singer. One[…]

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Season 3 of “Ex-Wives of Rock”

AXS Tv picks up Season 3 of “Ex-Wives of Rock” AXS TV —  Ex Wives of Rock is the outrageous-but-true story of the former loves of some of rock and metal’s most notorious icons, as they fight to make a name for themselves, deal with real-life circumstances, and look for new romance. The cast is led by infamous model, music video goddess, and best-selling author Bobbie Brown, ex-wife of late Warrant frontman Jani Lane; and[…]

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THAT’S TATE, AS IN GREAT … Ex-Queensryche singer delivers in L.A. concert performance

THAT’S TATE, AS IN GREAT Ex-Queensryche singer delivers in L.A. concert performance LOS ANGELES — You never heard the word “Queensryche” on Thursday, Feb. 4, but the good news, at least for Geoff Tate, was that no one needed to.Yes, Tate lost the battle in 2014 for rights to the name in a court settlement with the other members now forging on as Queensryche without the iconic founding singer. But Mr. Tate has not lost[…]

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GROUNDHOG DAY? Puddle Of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin snaps again

GROUNDHOG DAY? Puddle Of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin snaps again   Marietta, OHIO — Puddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin has made the news yet again. It seems that Wes found someone in the crowd at a recent Puddle of Mudd show that he claims stole something of his. What is he accusing the fan of lifting from Mr. Mudd? His house. Yup, his house. The singer went off on a long rant that seems to[…]

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M3 Music Festival adds bands

M3 adds Queensryche and Stephen Pearcy the voice of Ratt to annual show Maryland — Now in its eighth year, M3 Rock Festival has grown from an up-and-comer to the definitive way to party like it’s 1989. Starting with the annual Kix-Off Party on Friday and heading straight into the festival on Saturday, M3 features enough hard rock and hair metal bands to make your head spin (although, let’s be honest… that’s probably from the two[…]

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Vain to release new album ‘Rolling With The Punches’ in April

Vain to release new album ‘Rolling With The Punches’ in April  San Francisco — Legendary glam rockers Vain have announced a pledge campaign to assist with the funding of their new upcoming album Rolling With The Punches which will be released on April 14, 2016. “Vain’s new album – Rolling With The Punches, is coming out on April 14th 2016 and you can be part of it! Come along for the ride with some exclusive items[…]

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WHITE PUSSY! Sebastian Bach levels Phil Anselmo after racist comments

WHITE PUSSY! Sebastian Bach levels Phil Anselmo after racist comments   Twitter — On the heels of a very controversial comment made by Phil Anselmo at the annual Dimebash long-time friend Sebastian Bach has joined the masses to call out Anselmo for his actions. Bach has taken a direct shot at the former Pantera frontman by tweeting; “People who say White Power are PUSSIES. As r those who agree. Or remain silent.” The former Skid Row[…]

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Gene Simmons grants dying teen his last wish

Kiss bassist Gene Simmons grants dying teen his last wish Facebook — Gene Simmons of Kiss is a good guy, and not just a good guy but a great guy. Check out this amazing posting on Facebook from the Children’s Hospital of Nevada. It seems inside the Demon has a real heart. We salute Gene for this.

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Fire destroys Bret Michaels childhood home in Pennsylvania

Fire destroys Bret Michaels childhood home in Pennsylvania CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa. – A late afternoon fire has destroyed the boyhood home of rock star Bret Michaels. The fire broke out at about 4 pm at the home in the first block of Hemlock Drive near Mechanicsburg. A family of seven inside the house made it out safely. Chief Salter also said the effort to battle the blaze was hampered because nearby fire hydrants were buried[…]

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