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Blue Murder Keyboardist Nik Green Dies
Blue Murder keyboardist Nik Green died last night (March 13) after what his former bandmate Tony Franklin called "a brave battle with cancer."
Top 10 Pie Songs
Pie songs are surprisingly easy to find on your local classic rock station, and what better time than Thanksgiving to run down some of our favorite odes to this popular dessert?
40 Years Ago: How Van Halen Conquered the World in Just 10 Shows
Excerpts from the book 'Van Halen Rising' show how the group won over fans across the world, while also impressing peers such as Journey and the Rolling Stones.
Dave Grohl Plays the Beatles’ ‘Blackbird,’ Pays Tribute to David Bowie at Oscars
Dave Grohl performed the Beatles' 1968 song "Blackbird" as tonight's Oscar ceremony In Memoriam segment paid tribute to David Bowie and other stars the film world lost in the past year.
Yoko Ono Hospitalized After Bout with Flu, Not Stroke
Yoko Ono was hospitalized in New York City with the flu; initial reports said she'd possibly suffered a stroke.
How Led Zeppelin Recorded ‘Physical Graffiti’
Led Zeppelim released 'Physical Graffiti' on February 24, 1975.
Classic Rock’s 25 Best Selling Albums
We look at the classic rock artists who have racked up the most platinum awards according to the Recording Industry Association of America.
Lady Gaga Steers Her David Bowie Grammy Tribute Into Cruise Ship Hell
Lady Gaga's Grammy tribute to David Bowie COULD have worked...
Classic Rock Wins Four Awards, Loses 10 at the 2016 Grammys
Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell and contributors to projects from Roger Waters and David Bowie took home classic rock's only awards at the 2016 Grammys.
Rock Star Vs. President Songs
10 classic rock songs about various Presidents of the United States of America.