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IRON MAIDEN Releases Official ‘Wasted Years’ Performance Video

“British heavy metal legends IRON MAIDEN have released an official live video for the song “Wasted Years”, filmed on six continents during the band’s The Book Of Souls world tour.” Reports BlabberMouth.net  “IRON MAIDEN’s hugely successful The Book Of Souls world tour will return to North America for an extensive series of arena and amphitheater shows in summer 2017.”. ...Read Full Story

Happy 62nd birthday to Eddie Van Halen

UltimateClassicRock.com has put together Eddie’s TOP 10 Greatest Guitar Solos of his career, in honor of his 62nd birthday! Here’s what they have to say about the Rock Icon, “Guitar wunderkind Eddie Van Halen is undoubtedly one of the most important rock musicians of the last 35 years. Beginning with Van Halen‘s 1978 debut, he virtually single-handedly re-invented the entire rock guitar lexicon with his blend of tone, technique and sheer musicality.”. ...Read Full Story

Frances Bean Cobain Fights Husband Over Kurt Cobain Guitar

Frances Bean Cobain is knee deep in divorce proceedings with, soon to be Ex-Husband Isaiah Silva. LoudWire.com reports “one of the key pieces of property involved in Frances Bean Cobain‘s divorce proceedings with Isaiah Silva is the Kurt Cobain 1959 Martin D-18E acoustic guitar that the musician played during his MTV Unplugged appearance. Silva is reportedly in possession of the guitar and has claimed that Cobain gifted the prized instrument to him, while Cobain claims that she would never have given away the family heirloom and wants the courts to help her get it back.”. ...Read Full Story

A history of Mexican-American Classic Rockers

An interesting piece, put together, by UltimateClassicRock.com exploring some of the most prolific Mexican- American classic rockers in the history of the genre. “Contributions from European and African traditions only tell part of rock ‘n’ roll’s story. There are many ties to Mexico, as well, as our gallery of notable Mexican-American musicians shows.” reports UltimateClassicRock.com.. ...Read Full Story