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The Killers Perform Tom Petty’s ‘American Girl’ at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony
The Killers kicked off the 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony by paying tribute to Tom Petty with a live performance of "American Girl."
New Rock Hall Inductees Get Their Own Garbage Pail Kids Stickers
The Cars, Bon Jovi, Moody Blues, Dire Straits and Nina Simone are the subjects of a new series of Garbage Pail Kids stickers.
Led Zeppelin’s ‘Houses of the Holy': Our Writers Answer Five Heavy Questions
To celebrate the 45th anniversary of 'Houses of the Holy,' we took six of our writers to the top of a mountain and asked them five questions about Led Zeppelin's classic album.
Iron Maiden Magazine Ads Through the Years: 1980-2017
As this collection of Iron Maiden magazine ads shows, artwork has always been an important part of the band's image.
Kiss Magazine Ads Through the Years: 1974-2017
See over five dozen magazine ads for various Kiss albums, home videos and box sets released between 1974 and today.
Chicago’s WLUP Signs Off With Three Devilishly Rebellious Songs
Just before Chicago's WLUP was replaced by Christian music programming, the devil got his chance to say goodbye with help from AC/DC, Iron Maiden and Motley Crue.
Jon Bon Jovi Year by Year: 1984-2018 Photos
We've collected photos of Jon Bon Jovi from every year between 1984 and 2018.
Alice Cooper, Motley Crue Get Their Own Funko Pop! Figures
Alice Cooper and 'Shout at the Devil'-era Motley Crue are the latest rock stars to get their own Funko Pop! figures.
How Kiss Got That Massive ‘Creatures of the Night’ Drum Sound
Michael James Jackson explains how he helped Kiss get the massive drum sound featured on their identity-reclaiming 1982 album 'Creatures of the Night.'
Robert Plant Kicks Off 2018 North American Tour: Videos, Setlist, Review
See videos and the full setlist from the first show of Robert Plant's 2018 North American tour.
Paul Stanley Year by Year: 1974-2017 Photographs
We've collected photographs of Kiss star Paul Stanley from every year since his band's debut album came out in 1974.
Tom Petty’s Cause of Death Revealed: Accidental Pain Medication Overdose
Tom Petty's family has revealed that his death last October was caused by an accidental overdose on pain medication.