2011 – Justin Bieber’s lock of hair sold for $40,668… WOW! The mind blowing Hair change shocked fans to the core. Giving chat show host Ellen DeGeneres a lock of his hair in a recent appearence, she promptly put it up for auction on eBay reporting bids of $10,000 within one hour. When the auction […]
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2011 – Guitar Hero gets the AX… not the AXE.. meaning, sorry dudes… Strings are too exspensive… These days, guns are more popular than guitars, at least when it comes to video games. The company behind “Guitar Hero” said Wednesday that it is pulling the plug on one of the most influential video titles of […]
2010 – Morrison pardon doesn’t change The Doors’ history… Pardon, eh… wow… I’m impressed! slap, slap, slap… By BRENDAN FARRINGTON The Associated Press Friday, December 10, 2010; 3:07 AM TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A hot, frenzied night in Miami changed life for Jim Morrison and The Doors. That’s something the late singer’s pardon on indecent exposure […]
2010 – FBI Launches Investigation Into Online Protest affecting GENE SIMMONS’ Website. According to CNET News, the FBI has launched an investigation into an online protest that allegedly took down numerous websites belonging to antipiracy and entertainment groups, as well as the US Copyright Office, a source with knowledge of the probe told CNET today. […]
2010 – SLASH And MYLES KENNEDY Perform Acoustically On Australia’s ‘Max Sessions’; More Video Footage – Oct. 20, 2010 Legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N’ ROSES) played an ultra-rare acoustic show in August in Sydney, Australia that was filmed for Foxtel’s “Max Sessions”. According to Australia’s long-running rock station Triple M, Slash and singer […]
2010 – Ozzy Osbourne Cancels German Show Due To Back Troubles September 16, 2010 Back problems have forced The Prince Of Darkness to postpone tonight’s concert in Oberhausen at the Konig – Pilsener Arena. Osbourne pulled a muscle in his back, resulting in doctors ordering him to rest for three to four days, according to […]
2010 – First Post-Flood Gibson USA Guitar Presented to Slash On the heels of a worldwide jaunt across the globe celebrating his first solo album release, legendary guitarist Slash was presented with a very special “first guitar” from the world’s premier musical instrument manufacturer and leader in music technology, Gibson USA. The story of the […]
2010 – Tom Petty tells Playboy “There are no record people left in the record business; now it’s some guy…
2010 – Tom Petty tells Playboy “There are no record people left in the record business; now it’s some guy who used to be with the leased-car department and got a promotion. Or maybe he was an accountant and now he’s a record-company president. And he hires more accountants and leased-car men”. Amazon.com Widgets
2010 – Former MÖTLEY CRUE Singer JOHN CORABI Questions Authenticity Of NIKKI SIXX’s Memoir – Apr. 1, 2010 Former MÖTLEY CRUE singer John Corabi has questioned the authenticity of CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx’s memoir, “The Heroin Diaries: A Year in the Life of a Shattered Rock Star”. The book, which was supposedly taken from actual […]
2010, A very rare Led Zeppelin recording from a 1971 gig at St Matthew’s Baths Hall in Ipswich, England was unearthed at a car boot sale on This Day in Rock.
2010 – A very rare Led Zeppelin recording from a 1971 gig at St Matthew’s Baths Hall in Ipswich, England was unearthed at a car boot sale on This Day in Rock. The bootleg copy of the audio from the group’s gig on November 16th 1971 was picked up for just “two or three pounds” […]
2010 – Johnny Marr retrieved a stolen guitar taken in 2000 after a gig on This Day in Rock Music History!
2010 – Johnny Marr retrieved a stolen guitar taken in 2000 after a gig on This Day in Rock Music History! “Ecstatic” about getting it back, it was stolen from the Scala Nisghtclub in Kings Cross, London, England… Stephen White, the man who stole it, said he was “disgusted” with himself for taking the cherry […]