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Watch Kirk Hammett rock the national anthem and Lars Ulrich throw the first pitch at San Francisco Giants Metallica Night

ABC/Randy HolmesThe San Francisco Giants baseball team hosted the sixth annual Metallica Night Monday in honor of the Bay Area metal legends.

Before the hometown team took the field to take on the

Bruce Springsteen surprises Patti Smith’s crowd at Tribeca Film Fest

Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Tribeca Film FestivalMonday night belonged to Patti Smith's fans, who got a rare treat when Bruce Springsteen joined Smith onstage in New York City. reports the pair performed

Watch now: Sammy Hagar and Foreigner’s Mick Jones jam on “Dirty White Boy” on “Rock & Roll Road Trip”

Courtesy AXS TVThe latest installment of AXS TV's Rock & Roll Road Trip With Sammy Hagar features the singer sitting down with Foreigner frontman Mick Jones. The two discuss Jones' long

Next week, score $20 tickets for The Doobie Brothers, Rod Stewart, Journey & more

PRNewsfoto/Live Nation EntertainmentConcert promoter Live Nation will be offering discounted tickets for a number of the summer's biggest rock tours during National Concert Week.

From Monday, April 30 at 8 a.m. local

John Lennon self-portrait as Hitler sells to collector for $54K

Mark and Colleen Hayward/Getty ImagesA self-portrait of John Lennon as Adolf Hitler has sold for $54,000. This according to Page Six, which reports that the "crude sketch" was done by the future

Revealed: The divine origin of the Rolling Stones’ lips and tongue logo

Blue and LonesomeThe Rolling Stones' lips and tongue logo is arguably the most famous band logo in rock history, and has appeared on thousands of items, from album covers to

Listen now: Billie Joe Armstrong’s The Longshot releases three more EPs

ABC/Heidi GutmanThe Longshot train just keeps rolling. After surprise-releasing an album last Friday, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong's new project has shared a trio of new EPs via Soundcloud.

The EPs, titled

Rod Stewart has operation to remove sun-damaged skin; talks female fans

Doug SondersEighteen years ago, Rod Stewart underwent surgery for thyroid cancer. He's now had another operation, but it's apparently not as serious.

The British paper The Mirror reports that, while appearing

Bruce Dickinson to release “Scream for Me Sarajevo”

Eagle Rock Entertainment/BMGA heavy metal concert in the middle of a war zone? That's what happened in 1994, when Bruce Dickinson and his band, Skunkworks, were smuggled into the bullet-riddled Bosnia and

Autism Benefit Reunites Neil Young and Stephen Stills, the Heartbreakers

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A concert for a good cause provided the setting for a couple of surprising reunions this past weekend.

At an autism benefit called "Light Up The Blues" in Los Angeles Saturday

Judas Priest, Deep Purple announce co-headlining tour

Tim Mosenfelder/Getty ImagesJudas Priest and Deep Purple are joining forces this summer for a co-headlining North American tour. The joint trek begins August 21 in Cincinnati, Ohio, and will wrap

Sting: New album with Shaggy was a “delight” that’s full of “sunshine and joy”

A&M/Interscope44/876, the new album by Sting and Shaggy, is out now and the unlikely duo is taking over your TV all this week, with appearances on The Tonight Show, Live with Kelly

ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons planning to release new solo album this year

Image credit: Blaine ClausenZZ Top winds down a five-date Las Vegas residency at The Venetian Theatre this Saturday, April 28, part of a busy 2018 schedule for the Texas trio that also

Watch a trailer promoting Led Zeppelin’s Record Store Day release

Ian Dickson/RedfernsIf you weren't already excited enough over Led Zeppelin's first-ever Record Store Day release tomorrow, the band's nudged the anticipation up another notch with a new trailer.

The 33-second video highlights the

Billie Joe Armstrong’s The Longshot announces North American tour

ABC/Heidi GutmanAfter dropping a surprise debut album Friday morning, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong's new project The Longshot has now announced a North American tour.

The trek begins May 3 in Tijuana,

Poison’s ‘Open Up and Say…Ahh!’ released in special 30th anniversary 180-gram vinyl editions

Capitol/UMeIt's about time hair metal started getting some respect. To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Poison's monster hit album, Open Up and Say...Ahh!, it's been re-released on 180-gram red and green

Tommy Chong teases previously unheard George Harrison work on “Basketball Jones”

L-R: Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong; Ed Caraeff/Getty ImagesNews of previously unheard work by a former member of The Beatles is always cause for excitement. But in this case, it's coming

Bono receives first-ever George W. Bush Medal for Distinguished Leadership

Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesBono's one of those rare rock stars who's known nearly as much for his humanitarian work as he is for his music. Now the U2 frontman's been honored again