41 Years Ago: Motorhead Burst Into Metal Mainstream With ‘Ace of Spades’
It came out Nov. 8, 1980.
51 Years Ago: Black Sabbath Release ‘Paranoid’
One of metal's most important albums.
16 Years Ago: Ozzy Osbourne’s House Nearly Burned Down in Fire-Related Mishap
Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne were sent fleeing from their Buckinghamshire estate due to a fire in 2005.
42 Years Ago: Motorhead Paved the Way for Thrash With Second Album ‘Overkill’
This one paved the way for thrash.
34 Years Ago: Black Sabbath Release the Tony Iommi-Featuring ‘Seventh Star’
It was supposed to be a Tony Iommi solo album.
34 Years Ago: Guns N’ Roses Release ‘Appetite for Destruction’
One of the biggest albums ever made.
Halestorm’s Lzzy Hale: 2018 Rock Artist of the Year
Loudwire names Lzzy Hale the 2018 Rock Artist of the Year. Read our in-depth interview about her year.
Interview: What Does ‘Post Traumatic’ Mean to Mike Shinoda?
He talks about closing his solo shows with 'In the End' too.
40 Years Ago: Black Sabbath’s ‘Mob Rules’ Proves Dio Success Was No Fluke
It was the second and last with Dio for over a decade.
Anthrax Vocalist Joey Belladonna Sings Journey Tunes at Open Mic Night
If Arnel Pineda ever decides to quit the band Joey should be right there on the short list.
Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Lashes Out After Stringer Drummer Gets Pelted With Beer at Yankee Stadium
Oakland native John Spencer of the New York band Stringer became a viral sensation after Yankee fans pelted him with beer following the A's loss this week.
Gibson Guided Out of Bankruptcy by Former Rocker Turned Businessman
Many blamed longtime Chief Executive Officer Henry Juszkiewicz for the company's financial decline, while Nat Zilkha is receiving credit for its recent turn.