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Watch Eddie Vedder Surprise Audience with Pink Floyd Cover

Red Hot Chili Peppers fans were in for a treat on Saint Patrick's Day. Jack Irons (the first Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer and one-time drummer for Pearl Jam) opened for Red Hot Chili Peppers, but the Pearl Jam frontman, Eddie Vedder, joined Irons on stage, surprising the Seattle audience with a... Read More

Elton John Calls Teen to Wish Him a Happy Birthday

Imagine it’s your 16th birthday, and your mom says, “Sir Elton John’s on the phone for you.” Pretty unbelievable, right? Not for one Portsmouth, U.K. teen. Lewis Hine received the personal phone call last week (March 17) from Elton John after he apparently watched a video Hines posted to his own... Read More

Appeal Filed in Led Zeppelin Stairway to Heaven Case

Last June, a federal jury returned a verdict that essentially said Led Zeppelin did not rip off the lesser-known band Spirit. Now, the bands are back in court after Spirit appealed the ruling. In case you need a refresher, the original suit claimed Zeppelin took its 1971 “Stairway to Heaven” guitar... Read More

Attention, Board-Gamers: Queen Monopoly is on its Way

There are two kinds of people in the world: those who finish games of Monopoly and those who get bored halfway through. If you’re in the “bored” camp, Queen may have just the thing to keep you entertained long enough to survive your opponents’ bankruptcy. The band’s Brian May took to his website to... Read More

Rock Legend Chuck Berry Dies At 90

Chuck Berry, musical innovator and one of the pioneers of rock and roll, has died at the age of 90. The news was confirmed Saturday by the St. Charles County Police Department, who were called to reports of an unresponsive man at 12:40 PM local time. Berry was pronounced dead at 1:26 PM on Saturday... Read More

Ray Davies of The Kinks Knighted

You may now refer to The Kinks’ frontman as Sir Ray Davies, as he was officially awarded knighthood yesterday by Prince Charles. His reaction to the ceremony? According to U.K. news source The Daily Mail , he said, “It lasted three minutes, and it went very well, and I said goodbye and went home.”... Read More

5 Irish Rock Bands to Blast Today

Saint Patrick's Day marks the one day of the year where even if you're not an environmentalist, you will take pride in going green. It's the one day where "everybody's Irish," so why not go all the way and listen to some of the best knuckle-busting Irish rock bands in the history of music! U2 If we... Read More

Did You Spot the Van Halen Songs in These Movies?

Whether you’re a movie buff or not, we’re guessing you’ve seen at least one movie with Van Halen on its soundtrack. Seriously. You’d be surprised to find out just how many movies included clips of the band’s songs. While some of the scenes including Van Halen’s music are glaringly obvious, others... Read More