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Guns N' Roses proved their excellent spring reunion shows weren't a fluke by kicking off their summer tour with a strong, dynamic set in Detroit.
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Never let it be said that Ted Nugent doesn't know how to make a dramatic entrance.
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Magazine and newspaper covers from around the world commemorate the life and death of Prince.
Prince Year by Year: 1977-2016 Photographs
We look at Prince's life and career through photographs of every one of his years in the public eye.
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There's probably going to be posthumous music released from Prince's vault for decades. But is that a good thing?
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Robert Plant vs. Frank Beard: March Mullet Madness
The man who once inexplicably tried to contain one of the most spectacular manes in rock history squares off against the only member of ZZ Top without a beard our March Mullet Madness battle.
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Sammy Hagar adds two new songs to a solo-career greatest hits collection, leading to a dispute with his Van Halen bandmates.
How Van Halen Conquered the World in Just 10 Shows
Excerpts from the book 'Van Halen Rising' show how the group won over fans across the world, while also impressing peers such as Journey and the Rolling Stones.