They’d go on to bang a billion heads, but in the beginning, Metallica were just another rag-tag bunch of kids with their amps cranked into overdrive — and on March 14, 1982, they took the stage together for the very first time.
When Pearl Jam were named as one of this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, there were many who were surprised not to see drummer Dave Abbruzzese’s name mentioned among the inductees, including the drummer himself, who has been vocal about his exclusion. But Pearl Jam are hoping that Abbruzzese, along with all of the band’s drumming alums, will join them at the ceremony when they enter the Rock Hall, reports LoudWire.com.
As this gallery of Stars With Rock Star Dads demonstrates, some of the most famous names in music, television and movies today have parents who are bona fide rock legends. In some cases, you may already know the story, or recognize the last name. But we bet you’ll discover a couple of new family connections, as you click through, reports UltimateClassicRock.com
We know you’re anxious for the weekend to start and instead of idly watching the hands of the clock slowly tick by to release you for a couple days, we’ve got something better you can pass the time with. That’s right, it’s time for a little Friday fun with Insane Clown Posse‘s unique take on the Christina Aguilera hit “Beautiful.”, reports LoudWire.com.
Roadcase Royale, the new group that unites Nancy Wilson and a trio of Heart veterans with former Prince vocalist Liv Warfield and lead guitarist Ryan Waters, is set to make its live debut later this month — and for a good cause, reports UltimateClassicRock.com