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Nicko McBrain is the oldest member of Iron Maiden. Now 65, the drummer joined the band in 1982. “More than half my life I’ve been with Iron Maiden,” he laughs. “It’s part of my sinew.” That booming laugh is emblematic of a larger-than-life persona common among rock drummers. On this level, he is, along with Bruce … Continue reading Nicko McBrain Getting Older
Corey Taylor (Slipknot), Jack Black (Tenacious-D), Scott Ian (Anthrax) and Dave Kushner of (Velvet Revolver) are among the musicians who took part in the inaugural "Strange 80s" benefit concert on Sunday, May 14 at the Fonda Theater in Los Angeles, California. Hosted by Finn Wolfhard of the Netflix hit "Stranger Things", "Strange 80s" featured performances … Continue reading Strange 80s Benefit Concert
Ariana Grande 'overheard saying she hoped her fans would all f***ing die' Ariana Grande is fast getting a reputation for being a bit of a diva. But she looks set to be subjected to another torrent of criticism after it was claimed she said she hoped her fans would 'f***ing die.' The 21-year-old singer is … Continue reading Ariana Grande hoped her fans would die
A father of three young girls wrote a now-viral open letter to Ariana Grande after she apologized to her fans following the terrorist attack in Manchester, England, Monday, where she had just performed. Father and film producer Patrick Millsaps, 44, of Georgia, posted his letter to Twitter after Grande tweeted she was “broken” and “so … Continue reading Open Letter to Ariana Grande
Erin Moran, the former child star who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms Happy Days and Joanie Loves Chachi, has died. She was 56, and the cause of death has not been determined. A statement from the sheriff’s department in Harrison County, Indiana, said the dispatcher “received a 911 call about an unresponsive female. Upon … Continue reading Erin Moran dies at 56
Papa Roach release audio stream of their new track American Dreams - from upcoming album Crooked Teeth Papa Roach have released a stream of their new track American Dreams. It will feature on the band’s upcoming album Crooked Teeth which will launch on May 19 via Eleven Seven Music. Last month, Papa Roach unveiled Born … Continue reading New Papa Roach track American Dreams