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Scott Weiland’s widow is hocking engagement ring

Posted by on August 18, 2016

  How big a fan of Scott Weiland are you? If you’ve got a few Stone Temple Pilots albums, you’re a casual one. If you have Happy In Galoshes and 12 Bar Blues, maybe a bigger one. If you even have his Christmas album, then maybe you’ll want to pick up the ultimate piece of memorabilia – […]

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End of an era? Slayer, Megadeth contemplate retirement

Posted by on August 8, 2016

We all know how terrible 2016 has been for the rock and metal community and, aside from the losses of notable musicians like David Bowie, Prince, Rainbow’s Jimmy Bain, the Eagles’ Glenn Frey or former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza, there’s also other aspect that many other artists are facing, and that’s retirement. As hasbeen the case with some […]

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Rock and metal community reacts to Orlando shooting

Posted by on June 13, 2016

Over the weekend, the worst mass shooting in modern US history took place in Orlando, FL when a gunman killed 49 people at a night club. This act of terror brings back the terrifying incident that took place in Paris this past November, when terrorists stormed Le Bataclan during an Eagles of Death Metal show. Given such a […]

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Kid Rock’s personal assistant dies in ATV crash

Posted by on April 27, 2016

Condolences are in order for Kid Rock, who found his personal assistant Michael Sacha dead at his home in Nashville on Monday. Sacha apparently suffered an all terrain vehicle accident on Sunday evening. Apparently, he as found on an embankment not far from Rocks’ driveway. He’d last been seen on the ATV around midnight, taking […]

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Former King Conquer guitarist dies of suspected drug overdose

Posted by on April 6, 2016

It’s always a solemn day in metal when someone dies. Unfortunately, John Byrd (formerly of King Conquer) joined the many who have passed in 2016. While it’s suspected it was a drug overdose, the band says they don’t want to be the ones to confirm how he died. This statement was released on Facebook early this […]

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