Tag Archives: Rock

In Photos: Halestorm, In This Moment and New Years Day Rock New York City (11/24)

Halestorm, In This Moment, and New Years Day rolled into Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City on Saturday (November 24th), bringing with them a tour powered by three commanding frontwomen. The evening was headlined by Halestorm, with Lzzy Hale and company playing a number of songs from their most recent album, Vicious, including “Black Vultures”, “Do

Jack Black hosts School of Rock reunion at Tenacious D concerts

Jack Black hosted a series of School of Rock reunions Tuesday and Wednesday at his most recent Tenacious D shows in Chicago, reports TMZ. Black famously portrayed the financially-strapped guitarist Dewey Finn in Richard Linklater’s 2003 comedy, whereby he disguises himself as a substitute teacher, forms an ensemble of fourth-graders, and tries to win a

Motley Crue's Tommy Lee + Nikki Sixx Spent Today in a Studio With Bob Rock

Motley Crue’s Tommy Lee and Nikki Sixx spent at least part of today in a recording studio with Dr. Feelgood producer Bob Rock, according to a photo and video posted on their social media accounts. “It’s that new shit!!!!,” reads Lee’s caption on his Instagram photo of the trio, while the one posted to the

82 Rock Stars Who Have Famous Kids

As a particular classic rock song has noted, the kids are alright. In the gallery below, you’ll see what the children of many of our favorite musicians have followed their own creative pursuits. In many of the cases, their children have tried their hands at music. While some of them have gone on to great fame, like

How Rock Music Shaped 'Bad Boy' Chef Anthony Bourdain

Anthony Bourdain — author, travel program host and onetime chef — was found dead in a hotel room in France of an apparent suicide by hanging. The man the Smithsonian Institution called “the original rock star” of the culinary world and “the Elvis of bad boy chefs” was 61 years old. Bourdain’s connections to music

25 Years Ago: Grunge, Metal and Rock Blend on 'Last Action Hero' Soundtrack

Last Action Hero was a box office bomb when it landed in theaters in late June 1993, another failed parody film in the vein of Top Secret! and Loaded Weapon 1. Taking aim at action movies, with one of the biggest names of the genre, Arnold Schwarzenegger, as its lead actor, the send-up failed to

Rock Biographer Jerry Hopkins Dies

According to his website, Hopkins published 39 books and more than 1,000 magazine articles in his career for the likes of Rolling Stone, GQ, Wine Spectator, Maxim, The Village Voice and others. His most popular title is probably No One Here Gets Out Alive, the 1980 biography of Morrison, which, according to Best Classic Bands, he had begun