Dick Wagner

Dick Wagner: Famed Reed, Cooper Guitarist Dead At 71

Trending News 22:37PM EDT

Famed guitarist Dick Wagner died of respiratory failure this morning in Scottsdale, Ariz. at 71 years old today.READ MORE


KISS Announces Vegas Residency At Hard Rock Hotel And Casino [SCHEDULE]

Trending News 16:07PM EDT

KISS have announced their first-ever residency in Las Vegas, Radio.com reports. Dubbed "KISS Rocks Vegas," their stint lasts from November 5-23 at The Joint in The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino.READ MORE

Kim Gordon & Krist Novoselic

8 Things I Learned From Watching The 2014 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Exclusives 20:02PM EDT

Even though the 2014 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony took place over a month ago, most people couldn't see the ceremony until it aired on HBO last night. Here are 8 things I learned from watching the ceremony.READ MORE

Kiss -

7 Artists Whose Most Famous LP Is A Live Album: Kiss, Johnny Cash, And More

Exclusives 16:10PM EDT

Typically, live albums are excellent additions to a die-hard fan's collection, but few people go out and buy a live album without owning some of the band's studio albums as well. However, these seven artists have released live albums that ended up being their most famous LP's.READ MORE

One Direction

Concert industry lacking 'superstars' this summer, tour promoters worried

Genres 14:10PM EDT

Concert promoters aren't too optimistic about the 2014 Summer touring season, although their pessimism might be without merit. Sources for Rolling Stone's short feature on the subject cited one fact when making their worrisome claims: It'll be the first year since 2007 that U2, Madonna and The Rolling Stones will all be off the road. Last year's biggest touring earner, Bon Jovi, will also take a vacation during the summer.READ MORE

KISS (from left to right): Paul Stanley, Peter Criss, Ace Frehley, Gene Simmons

Original KISS members amiable during Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction

Genres 10:36AM EDT

No act gathered more media attention in the lead-up to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony than KISS, but the heavy metal icons took their place among rock music's icons with little drama and almost no fanfare Thursday night.READ MORE

Paul Stanley Reddit AMA: 5 things we learned from KISS guitarist in fan Q&A

Genres 15:21PM EDT

Paul Stanley addresses pizza, lobster, the Rock Hall and more in his first Reddit AMA.READ MORE

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2014 Inductees: The Debates Behind the Scenes

Exclusives 18:03PM EDT

For something that doesn't really matter all that much, there are a whole lot of politics and outrage that go along with the inductees each year into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland. Every year, someone's favorite band gets snubbed, and someone's least favorite band somehow gets in, and everyone's feelings get hurt. Here's how I imagined the conversations went between the voters this year when they were decided which artists to induct.READ MORE

KISS asking fans for ideas to celebrate 40th anniversary, launching photo app

Genres 13:33PM EDT

Have any ideas for what KISS should do for their 40th anniversary tour? Well now you have an outlet. Gene Simmons has asked for help formulating ideas for their anniversary, which he wants to celebrate in the "most epic way possible" this year.READ MORE

Bruce Springsteen, Chris Martin and Michael Stipe among presenters at Rock and Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Genres 09:53AM EDT

If you managed to get tickets to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, which will be open to the public for the first time, the organization has announced the official list of presenters and performers for the night. Not everything has been ironed out yet, but things look promising.READ MORE

Kiss, Def Leppard team up for summer tour

Genres 10:21AM EDT

Rocks' biggest tour is coming this summer as Kiss and Def Leppard are joining forces.READ MORE

Gene Simmons and Ice Cube weigh on whether hip-hop belongs in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Genres 11:09AM EDT

Gene Simmons has never been known for keeping his opinions to himself, and he recently went on a tear regarding the presence of hip-hop acts in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. READ MORE

Nirvana drummer Chad Channing reportedly getting in Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame: but should he?

Genres 17:08PM EDT

When it was announced that Nirvana had won a bid to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a part of the 2014 class, it was always assumed that the band's most famous lineup - Kurt Cobain, Krist Novoselic and Dave Grohl - would get their names graved into music history. But what about the legendary grunge group's original drummer, Chad Channing?READ MORE

KISS won't perform at Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame induction, Ace Frehley and Peter Criss irritated

Genres 14:49PM EDT

Fans will once again be able to buy tickets to the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, but the group with perhaps the most fan-based induction in the institution's history will not perform. KISS gave a statement on its website saying it wouldn't play at the ceremony, but it wasn't meant as a slight to the Hall, which some have complained was unfair in its long holdout without including the band. KISS has undergone several lineup shuffles, and the band said it would be unfair to label any one lineup the most relevant. To avoid stepping on any toes, no version of the band will perform. READ MORE

KISS to perform at L.A.'s inaugural outdoor hockey game at Dodger Stadium

Genres 13:13PM EDT

Ever wanted to see KISS on ice? Well that's not exactly happening, but Gene Simmons and company are scheduled to perform at Dodger Stadium as part of the NHL 2014 Coors Light Stadium Series. For the first-ever outdoor hockey game in Los Angeles, the L.A. Kings are taking on the Anaheim Ducks on January 25.READ MORE

Real Time Analytics