Lead guitarists

Brian Setzer Says The Stray Cats Will Strut Again

During a recent interview, guitarist Brian Setzer confirmed that he and other Stray Cats members, drummer Slim Jim Phantom and bassist Lee Rocker, have been talking about reuniting the popular '80s rockabilly band. "Yeah, you know what, we will do it," the 57-year-old Setzer said of a reunion. "Yes...
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Scorpions Play Game Of "My Favorite Things" (Video)

Members of German hard rock legends Scorpions recently sat down with "ONE FM's #1 Breakfast Show" in Singapore for a rapid fire game of My Favorite Things and the video can be seen below. (Photo by Ken Tomczak)
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Phil Collins "Wouldn't Rule Out" Working With Former Genesis Bandmates

Phil Collins is currently promoting his new autobiography "Not Dead Yet" and said writing the book forced him to re-examine his old band Genesis and "wouldn't rule out" working with Mike Rutherford and Tony Banks in the future. Collins says, "Doing the book, I was reminded just what good friends we...
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Richie Sambora Never Wanted To Be In KISS Anyway

Did you know ex-Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora once auditioned for KISS in the early '80s? In a new interview with Metal Express Radio, Sambora admits, "I didn't really want the gig." He added, "They wanted someone to replace Ace [Frehley] but I think they wanted someone who worshiped them. I...
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Ozzy Osbourne Hears "Crazy Train" Master Tape For The First Time

During a recent epiosde of his History Channel reality show "Ozzy and Jack's World Detour," rocker Ozzy Osbourne listens to the master tape of his 1980 recording "Crazy Train" for the first time in more than 35 years. Watch the video below for Ozzy's emotional reaction of hearing his former lead...
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ZZ Top and Jeff Beck Release "Sixteen Tons" (Live Video)

ZZ Top recently teamed up with guitar legend Jeff Beck for an impressive live cover of the 1947 Merle Travis classic "Sixteen Tons" and the new music video can be seen below. ZZ Top's new Greatest Hits Live album is in stores now. © Imagecollect | Dreamstime.com
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Prince's Paisley Park Tour Now Open To The Public

Fans can now get their first look at Prince's Paisley Park Studios in Minneapolis, MN. Because of zoning, the tours are only open to the public through October 15, however that may soon change. Items on display include the "Purple Rain" room with artifacts from the movie including his motorcycle,...
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RUSH, KISS and The Legend Of "The Bag" (Video)

Canadian rockers RUSH have released a clip of their new documentary film "RUSH: Time Stand Still" and the video can be seen below. Guitarist Alex Lifeson discusses the creation of his character "The Bag" and how KISS guitarist Ace Frehley would always request to see "The Bag" on the road when the...
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Rolling Stones Tease New Blues Album

The Rolling Stones have teased the October 6 release of their new blues album with a pair of short social media videos which can be seen below. The CD marks the band's first album since 2005's A Bigger Bang, so stay tuned for more info. (Photo by USA Today)
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Dokken Are Rockin' Again And Ratt Are Back For More

Two of the '80s biggest hair metal bands are back in action. The classic lineup of Dokken - Don Dokken, George Lynch, Jeff Pilson and "Wild" Mick Brown have agreed to perform six reunion shows in Japan. Their only U.S. warm-up show took place September 30 in Sioux Falls, SD and video of "Into The...
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