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PETE GETS TO PLAY ROCK STAR THIS WEEKEND

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    Well, this is the weekend where I get to live out all my “rockstar” fantasies.  Incidentally, I am NOT a rockstar but I get to play one on the radio.  And actually, THIS weekend I think we just about qualify for the distinction.  Myself & my band (Bill Dutcher & Shane Martinez) will be opening for the Motor ... Read More »

Twisted Sister Drummer AJ Pero’s Cause of Death Revealed

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Twisted Sister singer Dee Snider has publicly shared the cause of death for the band’s drummer, AJ Pero, who passed away March 20 at the age of 55. Snider, while dealing with his own grief over the loss of his longtime bandmate, has been admirably active on social media during the days following Pero’s death, sharing an assortment of photos ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – “WHO DRANK ALL THE DAMN ORANGE JUICE?!!!”

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Police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, say a man is facing a charge of attempted manslaughter after he confessed to shooting his 18-year-old son during an argument over orange juice. Police said 58-year-old Eldridge Dukes and his son were fighting Sunday morning about the lack of orange juice. Investigators say the squabble escalated when the victim broke a vase, and Dukes ... Read More »

David Crosby hit a jogger with his Tesla at 55 mph

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David Crosby hit a jogger with his car this afternoon. According to TMZ, the 73-year-old singer-songwriter was driving his 2015 Tesla through California wine country at 55 mph when he hit the pedestrian. According to the report, the jogger was airlifted to the hospital after receiving multiple fractures and lacerations from the accident. His injuries were not life-threatening. Crosby told police ... Read More »

Why Jason Newsted never had a chance in Metallica

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Jason Newsted‘s time with Metallica coincided with their rise from the underground to one of the world’s biggest bands. But internally, the bassist’s time was difficult, enduring numerous pranks from the other three members and never feeling like an equal. Now, two experts suggest that, even though Newsted was in the band for 15 years, it was, in retrospect, doomed ... Read More »

Black Sabbath announce ‘farewell concert’

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Black Sabbath will close out Ozzfest in Makuhari Messe outside Japan on Nov. 22. The group are calling it their “farewell.” The announcement was made by Sharon Osbourne in the video above. “Ozzfest will be back in Japan on November 21st and 22nd,” she said. “And this will be Black Sabbath’s farewell. We’re also announcing Korn, who are celebrating their ... Read More »