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JUDAS PRIEST’s ROB HALFORD Featured In New Ad Campaign From PLYMOUTH ROCK Insurance

You may hear a familiar voice the next time you see a commercial for Plymouth Rock Insurance: Rob Halford of Judas Priest! Every commercial features a customer having a positive experience with the company and getting “Plymouth Rocked.” That’s where Halford comes in. Watch JUDAS PRIEST’s Rob Halford Featured In Insurance Ads —…MORE

Geddy Lee Wrote A Book During The Pandemic

Looks like Geddy Lee kept busy during the pandemic by writing another book. The former Rush bassist announced Tuesday that he’s finished up a memoir, written during lockdown at his home in Toronto. Lee says the book not only helped stave off pandemic boredom, it helped him grieve the death of bandmate Neil Peart in…MORE

Sammy Hagar Praises Wolfgang Van Halen

Sammy Hagar is once again discussing his friendship with Eddie Van Halen, this time mentioning Van Halen’s son Wolfgang. In a new interview, Hagar recalled his text conversations with Van Halen and how proud he was of Wolfgang’s music. “He’d send me stuff, and I’d say, ‘Wow. The motherf**ker can play,” recalled Hagar. Hagar complimented…MORE

Rolling Stones Play First Show Without Charlie Watts

The Rolling Stones have officially played their first gig without late drummer, Charlie Watts, who passed away last month. The Stones played a “warm-up” show, in preparation for their reinstated No Filter Tour.  It was a private concert for Patriots owner Robert Kraft and his family featuring Steve Jordan now on drums. For the first time…MORE

Packers’ Aaron Jones Loses Chain With Dad’s Ashes On 4-TD Night

Aaron Jones had something special planned for his first game at Lambeau Field since his father’s death in April. The Green Bay Packers running back came out for Monday night’s home opener against the Detroit Lions wearing a necklace that contained Alvin Jones Sr’s ashes in a football-shaped medallion. Along the way to his four-touchdown…MORE

Here’s How Black Sabbath Smuggled Large Amounts of Cocaine on Tour

Over the years, the members of Black Sabbath have made no secret of the fact that only one thing rivaled their love of music: their love of cocaine. How Black Sabbath smuggled huge amounts of cocaine while on tour — Far Out Magazine (@FarOutMag) September 20, 2021 The band, which reportedly spent more money…MORE

Pearl Jam Play First Live Show In Nearly Two Years

Pearl Jam returned to the stage over the weekend for their first live show in nearly two years. The band headlined the Sea.Hear.Now festival in Asbury Park, NJ – debuting five songs from last year’s album Gigaton. The band also paid tribute to late Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts by incorporating the Stones classic “Waiting on…MORE

Eddie Van Halen Memorial Planned In Hometown Of Pasadena

A tribute to the late Eddie Van Halen will be going up in the guitarist’s hometown of Pasadena. City officials have approved a plaque honoring EVH, to be placed near the city’s Civic Auditorium, site of dozens of Van Halen concerts in the band’s early days. Van Halen Memorial Could Be Up in Pasadena Before…MORE

Phil Collins Says Genesis’ 2021 Reunion Tour Will Be Their Last

Ahead of Genesis’ long-awaited reunion tour kicking off tonight (Monday) in the UK, Phil Collins has confirmed it will be the band’s last. The tour had been rescheduled several times in the past year because of the pandemic. The band’s delayed ‘The Last Domino?’ kicks off at long last tonight in Birmingham — NME…MORE