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These middle school kids might be the next big metal band

These Brooklyn boys don't need junior high talent shows, they've just signed a million-dollar deal.

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Def Leppard postpones Vegas shows to record new album

The rockers are postponing plans to head to Sin City to record a new album.

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Noel Gallagher interview inspired Lars Ulrich to quit cocaine

The longtime Oasis fan began to realize his drug of choice was no longer cool when Gallagher opened up about his decision to quit a decade ago.

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Jack White launches publishing house

The rocker is getting literary.

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George Harrison memorial tree killed by actual beetles

A tree planted in honor of the late Beatle has been devoured by bugs.

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ZZ Top star’s surgery delays tour

The rockers delay their tour to allow bassist Dusty Hill time to undergo surgery.

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Slash, Billy Corgan honored at inaugural Alt Press awards

Joan Jett was also among the rockers recognized at the first Alternative Press Music Awards.

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Lynyrd Skynyrd song to greet Alabama tourists

The famous song was recorded in Georgia but that won't stop the state from welcoming motorists to "Sweet Home Alabama."

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Tim ‘Herb’ Alexander of Primus has heart bypass

Frontman Les Claypool says the drummer will undergo heart surgery.

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Bon Jovi wants to buy the Buffalo Bills

The rocker wants to add NFL team owner to his resumé.

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Killswitch Engage star quits tour

Joel Stretzel has been forced to take some time away from the group's tour due to an undisclosed "family emergency."

Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of the band KISS arrive at The Carousel of Hope at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, in Beverly Hills.

Gene Simmons dashes KISS reunion hopes

Gene Simmons insisting there's "not a chance" of an original KISS line-up reunion.

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CHART TOPPERS: This week’s top rock tracks

LISTEN: This week's top rock tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Blues legend Johnny Winter dies at 70

Texas blues icon Johnny Winter, who rose to fame in the late '60s with his energetic performances and recordings, has died.

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Director Ron Howard plans Beatles movie

The film is slated to hit movie theaters in late 2015.

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KISS announce Vegas residency

The rockers will play shows at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino starting this fall.

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Will Tom Jones team up with Black Sabbath?

A decades-old joke about Tom Jones could turn into reality if Tommy Iommi has his way.

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WATCH: Metallica’s ‘This is SportsCenter’ ad

Metallica offers the staff at ESPN free guitar lessons and try to write intro songs for golf.

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Tommy Ramone dead at 62

Tommy Ramone, the drummer for the iconic 70s punk group and its last surviving original member, has died.

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REVIEW: Motley Crue with Alice Cooper at Wells Fargo Arena

Alice Cooper may be 66, but he made Motley Crue look old at the final show in Des Moines.

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July 23, 2014