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Metallica’s James Hetfield Sings Beatles’ “In My Life,” Covers Green Day with Billy Joe Armstrong and Joe Satriani — Video

Metallica’s James Hetfield Sings Beatles’ “In My Life,” Covers Green Day with Billy Joe Armstrong and Joe Satriani — Video

During a benefit called Acoustic-4-a-Cure, Metallica’s James Hetfield performed a solo acoustic version of the Beatles’ “In My Life.” At the same event, Hetfield was joined on stage by Joe Satriani and Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong for a medley of Bob Seger’s “Turn the Page” and Green Day’s “Boulevard of Broken Dreams.” Strange as […]

Ukelele Cover of Slayer’s “War Ensemble” — Video

Ukelele Cover of Slayer’s “War Ensemble” — Video

Check out this brand-new video — posted May 12 — of guitarist Rob Scallon’s epic ukelele cover of Slayer’s “War Ensemble” — complete with all the solos. Says Scallon: “I took the original recordings and replaced the guitars with ukuleles.” He adds: “Get an mp3 of this and every other song I ever create when […]

Judas Priest Premiere “March of the Damned” Video Preview

Judas Priest Premiere “March of the Damned” Video Preview

Judas Priest have premiered a brief preview video for a new song, “March of the Damned” — and you can check it out below. The legendary U.K. metal band will release their new album (their 17th), Redeemer of Souls, July 15 via Epic. Be sure to let us know what you think of it in […]

Two New Studies Suggest Women Are More Attracted to a Man Holding a Guitar

Two New Studies Suggest Women Are More Attracted to a Man Holding a Guitar

There’s a certain Je ne sais quoi about a guy holding a guitar. Or so says a new study from France, which suggests that a man is perceived as more attractive to women if there’s a guitar in his hands. The study’s results are similar to the findings of a 2012 study from Israel. France, […]

Slayer Premiere New Song, “Implode,” at Revolver Golden Gods

Slayer Premiere New Song, “Implode,” at Revolver Golden Gods

Slayer surprised the capacity crowd with an unannounced performance and a new song.

Duff McKagan to Join Guns N’ Roses at Revolver Golden Gods

Duff McKagan to Join Guns N’ Roses at Revolver Golden Gods

Plus, Suicide Silence to make first U.S. appearance with their new vocalist!

Get Your Golden Gods Tickets Before They’re Gone!

Get Your Golden Gods Tickets Before They’re Gone!

Guns N’ Roses, Joan Jett, A Day to Remember, Zakk Wylde, The Pretty Reckless, plus many big surprises!

Video: Joan Jett and Nirvana Members Perform “Smells Like Teen Spirit” at Rock Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Video: Joan Jett and Nirvana Members Perform “Smells Like Teen Spirit” at Rock Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

As we’ve reported, all four original members of Kiss were on hand last night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, when the band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. But that was only one of the highlights of the action-packed night. At midnight, rocker Joan Jett took the stage […]

Video: Kiss Inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Video: Kiss Inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Last night, Rage Against the Machine’s Tom Morello inducted Kiss into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Be sure to check out the 13-minute-long video above, which shows the band’s entire induction speech. The clip shows a slightly jarring sight — former Kiss members Peter Criss […]

Listen: Led Zeppelin Preview Unreleased Live Tracks from Deluxe Reissue of 1969 Debut Album

Listen: Led Zeppelin Preview Unreleased Live Tracks from Deluxe Reissue of 1969 Debut Album

Earlier today, Led Zeppelin’s official YouTube channel posted a one-minute clip that contains snippets of the band’s October 10, 1969, show at the L’Olympia in Paris. You can check out the clip — which contains bits of the “Good Times Bad Times” / “Communication Breakdown” medley — below. Tell us what you think in the […]