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Tommy Shaw Talks About Styx Touring With Def Leppard, Writing New Music + More: Exclusive Interview

The two bands sealed a bond when they previously toured together in 2007 and, as Tommy Shaw tells Ultimate Classic Rock during a rare interview, he can’t wait to do it again.

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Heart Look Back on 1990′s ‘Brigade’ and Mainstream Success: Exclusive Interview

Heart took a pop detour during the mid-to-late '80s, pulling themselves back from the commercial brink with a slew of glossy ballads that brought the band a brand new audience at the expense of their rock roots.

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29 Years Ago: Sammy Hagar Plays His First Van Halen Concert

On March 27, 1986, the city of Shreveport, La., bore witness to the very first public performance of Van Halen MKII.

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Sammy Hagar on His New Acoustic Album and Revisiting Classics – Exclusive Interview

Sammy Hagar has been all about spontaneity over the past few years.

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Slash Plays ‘Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?’

In this very honest retrospective on the life of Slash, we prove once and for all what is true and false on the musician's various Wikipedia pages.

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Gregg Allman
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Gregg Allman on the Allman Brothers Band’s First Two Albums and His Favorite Songwriters

Gregg Allman speaks to us about the Allman Brothers Band's first two albums, their history at the Beacon and his favorite songwriters.

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Michael Anthony On the ‘History Of Rock’ With Sammy Hagar, Hot Sauce + His Legendary Jack Daniel’s Bass

We spoke with the bass player about his upcoming tour with Sammy Hagar, '5150,' hot sauce and his Jack Daniel's bass.

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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett: ‘We Probably Have Three or Four Albums Worth of Material’

This past Monday (May 11) was the 10th annual MusiCares MAP Fund benefit, where Ozzy Osbourne was honored by Metallica, Slash and more. In addition to covering the once-in-a-lifetime show, Loudwire was on the red carpet of the event and we were able to speak with Metallica's Kirk Hammett for a very brief interview. Check out his thoughts on Ozzy, musical inspirations and the next Metallica album below:

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Jimmy Page Says He ‘Left No Stone Unturned’ While Crafting Led Zeppelin Box Sets

The guitar legend goes in depth on expanded reissues of Zeppelin's first three albums.

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Exclusive: Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx and Vince Neil on Their Rise to the Top, and Saying Goodbye

Yesterday Motley Crue confirmed that they will embark on one final world tour before ending their career. At the press conference announcing this trek, they even signed a first of its kind 'Cessation of Touring' contract that apparently prevents them from getting back together, just to show how serious they are.

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Exclusive: Stevie Nicks Talks About Visiting Injured Soldiers

Like many rock stars who do good deeds behind the scenes, Stevie Nicks doesn't talk much about her regular visits to military hospitals to check in on injured soldiers.

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Steve Vai Talks Guitar Shreddin’, Led Zeppelin, Beekeeping + More [INTERVIEW]

I had the pleasure of speaking with Steve Vai on the phone a few weeks ago. You may have heard some of the interview on Classic Rock 96-1. However, that was a small part of the conversation. Here it is in it's entirety.

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