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Metallica Classic ‘Master of Puppets’ Remixed With ‘St. Anger’ Snare Drum Sound

A YouTube user recently took Metallica’s 1986 classic “Master of Puppets” and replaced all the snare hits with the infamous St. Anger snare drum.

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U2′s Tour Manager, Dennis Sheehan, Dies

Dennis Sheehan, U2's longtime tour manager, was found dead in a Los Angeles hotel this morning.

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Hear Jon Bon Jovi’s ‘Beautiful Day,’ Recorded for ‘Finding Neverland: The Album’

Jon Bon Jovi has contributed vocals to "Beautiful Day," a cut from the upcoming collection Finding Neverland: The Album.

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40 Years Ago: Paul McCartney and Wings Release Uneven but Ultimately Charming ‘Venus and Mars’

Paul McCartney followed up the career-defining solo smash 'Band on the Run' with a Wings album populated by miniature delights and distracting whimsy.

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2015 Summer Tour Guide

The warmer months have finally arrived, and with them Ultimate Classic Rock's 2015 Summer Tour Guide.

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10 Years Ago: Motley Crue Sue NBC Over Network Ban

When you put Mötley Crüe on live television, you never know what's going to happen. Just ask former Tonight Show host Jay Leno.

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Neil Young Confirms Release Date and Details of New Album, Announces Tour

Neil Young has confirmed the release date for his new album with Promise of the Real. The Monsanto Years, an album described as "ecologically / environmentally focused," will be out on June 29.

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You Think You Know Robert Plant?

In this edition of You Think You Know Classic Rock?, we make intriguing connections, uncover key inspirations and reveal a strange backstage request by former Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant.

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Rolling Stones Look Back on Zip Code Tour Opener in New Video

The Rolling Stones' 2015 Zip Code Tour is on its way to a stadium near you, and the band is offering a glimpse of what fans can expect this time around with a brief video retrospective of the opening show in San Diego.

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Duff McKagan Explains Why He Wrote ‘How to Be a Man’

Before Duff McKagan was qualified to write a book called How to Be a Man, he had to learn what not to do — over and over again.

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Led Zeppelin Admit to Being ‘Exceptionally Talented’ in Response to Copyright Lawsuit

As expected, lawyers for the surviving members of Led Zeppelin have continued to fight an ongoing plagiarism lawsuit by denying all of the plaintiff's allegations — with one noteworthy, and funny, exception.

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Keystone, Hulton Archive
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50 Years Ago: Dave Davies Knocked Out by Bandmate During Kinks Show

Kinks drummer Mick Avory flattened guitarist Dave Davies in mid-concert in May 1965.

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