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Janis Joplin

19 Jan 1943, born on this day, Janis Joplin, US singer, who had a 1971 U.S No.1 single with ‘Me And Bobby McGee’ and the 1971 U.S No.1 album ‘Pearl’. Janis died on October 4th 1970 after an accidental heroin overdose. Joplin was cremated in the Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Mortuary in Los Angeles; her […]

Ian Anderson Wrestles With New Jethro Tull LP’s Biblical Themes

Jethro Tull frontman is a singer-songwriter, a progressive-rock icon – and a man of many words in our new interview: Ian Anderson Wrestles With New Jethro Tull LP’s Biblical Themes Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6935170629889581

EDDIE VAN HALEN’s Ex-Wife Regrets Not Spending More Time With Him Before He Died

EDDIE VAN HALEN’s Ex-Wife Regrets Not Spending More Time With Him Before He Died EDDIE VAN HALEN’s Ex-Wife Regrets Not Spending More Time With Him Before He Died Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/5293640333987920

Robert Palmer – Simply Irresistible (Official Video)

19 Jan 1949, born on this day, Robert Palmer, Britisih singer, songwriter, member of Vinegar Joe and solo artist. His first solo album the 1974 Sneakin’ Sally Through the Alley was heavily influenced by the music of Little Feat and the funk fusion of the Meters who acted as backing band along with producer/guitarist Lowell […]

‘Pam and Tommy’ Includes Chat Between Tommy Lee and His Penis

It’s inspired by a scene in drummer’s ‘Tommyland’ book: ‘Pam and Tommy’ Includes Chat Between Tommy Lee and His Penis Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6935592933180684

CRADLE OF FILTH To Perform Entire ‘Dusk… And Her Embrace’ Album During Livestream

CRADLE OF FILTH To Perform Entire ‘Dusk… And Her Embrace’ Album During Livestream CRADLE OF FILTH To Perform Entire ‘Dusk… And Her Embrace’ Album During Livestream Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/5293201824031771

Another Brick In The Wall

19 Jan 1980, Pink Floyd’s The Wall started a 15-week run at No.1 on the US album chart. The group’s third US No.1, it went on to sell over 23 million copies in the US alone. The Wall is still the third largest grossing album in the US, behind Michael Jackson’s Thriller and Eagles’ ‘Greatest […]



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EVANESCENCE’s JEN MAJURA Shares Behind-The-Scenes Video From U.S. Tour

EVANESCENCE guitarist Jen Majura has shared a series of videos featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the band’s current U.S. tour with HALESTORM. The trek kicked off on November 5 in Portland, Oregon and will run through December 18 in Worcester, Massachusetts. Majura wrote in a message accompanying the YouTube release of her latest video: “I wanna make clear that this is NOT official […]

JERRY CANTRELL Picks MICK JAGGER As His ‘Rock God’

ALICE IN CHAINS guitarist/vocalist Jerry Cantrell was the featured guest on BBC‘s “The Rock Show With Johnnie Walker” during the “Rock God” segment. Jerry picked THE ROLLING STONES frontman Mick Jagger and stated about his choice: “I had the good fortune to see him perform with THE STONES in Los Angeles a couple of days ago. I’ve been lucky enough to catch a few STONES shows over the years, but it was […]

DAVID COVERDALE On TAWNY KITEAN’s Death: ‘I Didn’t See That One Coming’

David Coverdale says that he was shocked to hear about the death of actress Julie E. “Tawny” Kitaen, who is best known in the rock world for her appearance in the band’s video for “Here I Go Again”. While WHITESNAKE was working on it 1987 self-titled album, Coverdale started dating Kitaen, who had recently starred opposite Tom Hanks in the movie “Bachelor Party”. Kitaen soon appeared in several […]

GARY HOLT Agrees With KERRY KING That SLAYER Called It Quits Too Soon: ‘We Were Totally Killing It’

EXODUS guitarist Gary Holt says that he agrees with Kerry King that SLAYER called it quits too soon. Earlier this month, Kerry made headlines in the metal world when he said that SLAYER retired “too early.” While recording a short video message to congratulate MACHINE HEAD on the San Francisco Bay Area act’s 30th anniversary, SLAYER‘s founding guitarist said: “So, I hear congratulations are in order for my friends […]

ALICE IN CHAINS’ JERRY CANTRELL Explains How He Chose ‘Atone’ As First Single From ‘Brighten’ Solo Album

Late last month, ALICE IN CHAINS guitarist and vocalist Jerry Cantrell returned with “Atone”, the first single from his upcoming solo album, “Brighten”. The song’s accompanying video was creatively directed as a group effort by Jerry; photographer/musician Jim Louvau; singer/guitarist Greg Puciato; visual artist Jesse Draxler; and photographer Tony Aguilera. Asked in a new Instagram Live question-and-answer session with fans how he chose “Atone” to be the first single and […]

ROB HALFORD: JUDAS PRIEST Is ‘Getting Close’ To Starting Pre-Production On New Album

During an appearance on the “Bloodthirsty” podcast, hosted by DEVILDRIVER frontman Dez Fafara, JUDAS PRIEST singer Rob Halford spoke about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the follow-up to 2018’s “Firepower” album. He said (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): “We’re kicking the tires. We’ve got some good stuff in the can, as I say, already. But you know, you can never stop, can you? You can keep […]

TRIUMPH’s Long-Awaited Documentary To Be Released This Fall

TRIUMPH drummer Gil Moore spoke to Dr. Music about about the forthcoming first-ever feature documentary about the band’s dramatic career. He said (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): “It’ll be [out in Canada] this fall. Will it come out in [the rest of North] America at the same time? I’m not sure. Canada, it’ll be fourth quarter this year, for sure. If it’s […]

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