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Rare Eddie Van Halen Guitar Being Auctioned, Plus Jim Morrison’s Paris Diary

Looking for a piece of rock and roll history to hang on your mantle? Eddie Van Halen is opening up bids for his 1982 Frankenstrat. The guitar, used during the 1982-1982 Diver Down tour, is […]

11/07/2013

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Help Slash Find An Old Friend

Longhaired snake lover (peep him in the video “Patience” with Guns N’ Roses) Slash recently wrote on his website that he’s looking for a long lost friend. Unfortunately for our twisted imaginations, it’s not a […]

06/04/2013

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Def Leppard’s Phil Collen Raises $20K For Cancer Research

Just in time for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month (November), Def Leppard’s Phil Collen presented the Gerson Institute with a check for $20,000 to aid the organization’s cancer treatment efforts.

11/16/2012

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Steve Vai Wants To Cast Tom Waits & Pink In Movie Version Of His New LP

Steve Vai is currently on tour for his new record, “The Story Of Light,” a concept album with a long cast of characters. In a recent interview, Vai told CBS Local that he was “casting” the album even as he was writing it. In his mind, Tom Waits and Pink would be idea to play two of the roles, should he ever produce a movie based on the album.

09/07/2012

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Study Finds Rock Music Makes Us Act Like Animals, Literally

Maybe it’s not just Zack de la Rocha’s lyrics that provoke Rage Against The Machine fans to incite riots. A recent study shows that it’s now looking like Tom Morello’s screeching guitars could be to blame for making us angry.

08/28/2012

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Priceless Guitar Stolen From Bob Seger’s Home

A young man who attended a party at Bob Seger’s house – thrown by his 16-year-old daughter – allegedly stole from the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer. Andrew D. Thompson, 20, of Waterford Township, […]

06/27/2012

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Thieves Snatch Tom Petty Guitars, $7,500 Reward Offered

UPDATE: Tom Petty’s guitars have been recovered! Tom Petty just wants his guitars back. The classic rocker has taken to the ‘net in search of the thieves who have stolen his five guitars. The axes […]

04/16/2012

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Billy Gibbons Of ZZ Top On… Blues Guitar Riffs [VIDEO]

Ever wanted to learn them ZZ Top blues? Billy Gibbons, one of the greatest guitar players alive today, takes a moment out of his day to sit down with you and his sweet, sexy ‘lil […]

02/24/2012

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Millenium Falcon Guitar: The Force Is Strong With This One

As if Han Solo couldn’t possibly rock anymore. Now he literally can. And so can you. If you ever thought about learning how to play the axe, this would be the one to start on.

02/21/2012

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Guitarist Swings Guitar Right Off The Stage

When swinging your rock guitar around your neck, please remember to secure your strap locks. Or else this will happen.

01/27/2012

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