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Wristmeetrazor's Justin Fornof on the Darkness of 'Degeneration'

Wristmeetrazor's Justin Fornof on the Darkness of 'Degeneration'

Wristmeetrazor frontman Justin Fornof talks turning early darkness into inspiration, new album 'Degeneration' and more. Continue reading…

Grunge Fans on Reddit Name Their Go-To Songs When They're Sad

Grunge Fans on Reddit Name Their Go-To Songs When They're Sad

Grunge fans on Reddit name their favorite songs by Alice in Chains, Pearl Jam, Mad Season, Soundgarden and more to listen to when they're sad. Continue reading…

Courtney Love Lets Loose on 'Not Important' Taylor Swift

Courtney Love Lets Loose on 'Not Important' Taylor Swift

Madonna, Lana Del Rey and Beyonce´ also caught strays during a recent interview to promote Love's new series that celebrates women in music. Continue reading…

75 Best Rock Songs of the '90s

75 Best Rock Songs of the '90s

From grunge to nu-metal, pop-punk to Brit-rock and all the alternative stuff around it, the '90s were a great period for rock music. Continue reading…

REPORT: Live Nation Facing Lawsuit From U.S. Government

REPORT: Live Nation Facing Lawsuit From U.S. Government

What the upcoming action by the Department of Justice could mean concerning Live Nation's ticketing practices. Continue reading…

John Fogerty Selling 'Awe-Inspiring' Home for $21.5 Million

John Fogerty Selling 'Awe-Inspiring' Home for $21.5 Million

The Creedence Clearwater Revival legend purchased the house from Sylvester Stallone. Continue reading…

Why Do Metalheads Think Metalcore Isn't Real Metal?

Why Do Metalheads Think Metalcore Isn't Real Metal?

Why do some metalheads have so many problems with metalcore? Is it not real metal? See what fans on Reddit said. Continue reading…

Rock Hall Fan Vote Ends, Inductees to Be Announced on Live TV

Rock Hall Fan Vote Ends, Inductees to Be Announced on Live TV

Peter Frampton, Foreigner and Ozzy Osbourne were high on the fan vote leaderboard. Continue reading…

Jonny Hawkins Explains How Faith Influences Nothing More's Music

Jonny Hawkins Explains How Faith Influences Nothing More's Music

Nothing More frontman Jonny Hawkins reflects on the early days of Nothing More and explains how faith still influences the music he makes today. Continue reading…

See Ryan Gosling's Hilarious Beavis and Butt-Head 'SNL' Skit

See Ryan Gosling's Hilarious Beavis and Butt-Head 'SNL' Skit

Actor Ryan Gosling did a Beavis and Butt-Head skit while hosting 'Saturday Night Live' this past weekend, along with Mikey Day. Continue reading…

Better Maynard James Keenan Band - Tool vs. A Perfect Circle

Better Maynard James Keenan Band - Tool vs. A Perfect Circle

During Maynard James Keenan's birthday week, Loudwire Nights examines the works of his two best bands. Continue reading…

Billy Joel TV Special to Re-Air After Fan Uproar

Billy Joel TV Special to Re-Air After Fan Uproar

CBS cut off the end of televised live show during the classic "Piano Man." Continue reading…

Beavis + Butt-Head's Top 10 Brutal Music Video Takedowns

Beavis + Butt-Head's Top 10 Brutal Music Video Takedowns

Watch them shred Metallica, Korn, and Vince Neil before you watch the new season. Continue reading…

One Thing From Headbanger's Boat Randy Blythe Won't Do Again

One Thing From Headbanger's Boat Randy Blythe Won't Do Again

Sorry couples. Blythe reveals his own reasons as well as a technicality. Continue reading…

Deftones Play Deep Cut for First Time Since 2011 at Coachella

Deftones Play Deep Cut for First Time Since 2011 at Coachella

Deftones played a deep cut from their 2006 album 'Saturday Night Wrist' for the first time since 2011 this weekend at Coachella, and confirmed a new album. Continue reading…

Dance Gavin Dance Part With Tilian Pearson, Share Statement

Dance Gavin Dance Part With Tilian Pearson, Share Statement

Dance Gavin Dance's members issued a collective statement about parting ways with singer Tilian Pearson. Continue reading…

Non-Singers Who Only Played on a Rock or Metal Band's First Album

Non-Singers Who Only Played on a Rock or Metal Band's First Album

How many of these departures did YOU know about? Continue reading…

CBS Cut Billy Joel's 100th MSG Show Broadcast During 'Piano Man'

CBS Cut Billy Joel's 100th MSG Show Broadcast During 'Piano Man'

CBS cut the April 14 airing of Billy Joel's 100th Madison Square Garden residency performance short, ending the special during "Piano Man." Continue reading…

Jelly Roll Sued for Alleged Trademark Infringement - Details

Jelly Roll Sued for Alleged Trademark Infringement - Details

Another artist has been using the name for decades, according to a legal filing. Continue reading…

Anthrax Play First Show With Dan Lilker in 40 Years - Set + Video

Anthrax Play First Show With Dan Lilker in 40 Years - Set + Video

Bassist Dan Lilker returned to the stage with Anthrax at The Metal Fest in Mexico, making it his first appearance with the band in 40 years. See the full setlist. Continue reading…

Sublime's New Singer Has Some Surprising Metal Influences

Sublime's New Singer Has Some Surprising Metal Influences

Jakob Nowell names three heavy-hitters as his biggest influences. Continue reading…

Rare, Dramatic Exploding Star Will Be Visible to the Naked Eye

Rare, Dramatic Exploding Star Will Be Visible to the Naked Eye

The last time this happened was 80 years ago. Continue reading…

Why 'Van Halen III' Featured Eddie on Drums Instead of Alex

Why 'Van Halen III' Featured Eddie on Drums Instead of Alex

Famous TV theme composer Mike Post was determined to help Eddie Van Halen maintain his sobriety. Continue reading…

Setlist - Bruce Dickinson Plays First Solo Show Since 2002

Setlist - Bruce Dickinson Plays First Solo Show Since 2002

Iron Maiden singer plays a solo show with his backing band for the first time since 2002. See the setlist and fan-filmed video. Continue reading…

The Darkest Ninja Turtles Story Is Becoming a Movie

The Darkest Ninja Turtles Story Is Becoming a Movie

‘The Last Ronin’ quickly became a fan favorite in comics. Now it’s becoming a live-action movie. Continue reading…

How a Trip to the Grocery Store Helped Weezer Make the Blue Album

How a Trip to the Grocery Store Helped Weezer Make the Blue Album

Rivers Cuomo had an epiphany while "picking up some ramen noodles." Continue reading…

Tim Montana Reveals He Literally Bled For His New Song, 'Savage'

Tim Montana Reveals He Literally Bled For His New Song, 'Savage'

After announcing his debut rock album, 'Savage,' Tim Montana dives into the title track and what it's like making music in the rock and roll world. Continue reading…

Metalcore: Tales From a Scene

Metalcore: Tales From a Scene

See a compilation of metalcore artists play 'Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?,' including members of Bring Me the Horizon, A Day to Remember and more. Continue reading…

The 12 Songs Alice In Chains Never Played Live With Layne Staley

The 12 Songs Alice In Chains Never Played Live With Layne Staley

There are only 12 songs Alice In Chains never played live with original singer Layne Staley, and there are 24 songs the band never played live at all. Continue reading…

Why Diamond Head Leader Didn't Know Lars Ulrich Played Drums

Why Diamond Head Leader Didn't Know Lars Ulrich Played Drums

On the latest edition of Metallica's official podcast, Brian Tatler of Diamond Head talks about hanging with Lars Ulrich before he formed Metallica. Continue reading…

John Oates Says Hall and Oates Are Finished: 'I've Moved On'

John Oates Says Hall and Oates Are Finished: 'I've Moved On'

He can't go for that anymore. Continue reading…

Maynard James Keenan Has More Harsh Words for Phone Use at Shows

Maynard James Keenan Has More Harsh Words for Phone Use at Shows

Reiterating his intolerance for fans using phones at his concerts, Maynard James Keenan offers more harsh words. Continue reading…

12 Rock + Country Artist Collaborations That Go Hard

12 Rock + Country Artist Collaborations That Go Hard

Check out 12 collaborations between rock and country artists that go hard, including songs by Zac Brown Band and Chris Cornell and more. Continue reading…

New Spotify Tool Lets You Turn Your Twisted Ideas Into Playlists

New Spotify Tool Lets You Turn Your Twisted Ideas Into Playlists

Spotify's new tool uses AI to let you enter custom prompts to generate specific playlists. Continue reading…

Pantera's Cringey Sex Song That Dimebag Darrell Sang Lead On

Pantera's Cringey Sex Song That Dimebag Darrell Sang Lead On

Have you ever heard this 1988 song by Pantera that Dimebag Darrell sang on? It's about sex and they're not hiding that fact. Continue reading…