AC/DC's long-standing bass player Cliff Williams is stepping down at the end of the Rock Or Bust tour. And we'd like to say thank you for everything...
Living Colour's new video tackles American gun violence. Suicidal Tendencies' upcoming album is furious about the state of the world. Even Marillion are angry. But the youth are quiet.
“An outsider, never been part of a trend,” said Rick Rubin, Johnny Cash’s producer. “A rock star is a musical outlaw... and that’s Johnny.”
Metallica have always been generous in their support of other band's songs. So here's ten cover versions we really think they should take on...
How can you improve on perfection? You can't. But you can rearrange it, from Worst to Best, as we've done with AC/DC's gargantuan, gazillion-selling classic Back In Black
Think waiting for a new Metallica album for eight years is a chore? They've got nothing on these slow-working, deadline-avoiding dawdlers...
In 2001, James Dean Bradfield, Nicky Wire and Sean Moore went to Cuba to meet revolutionary leader Fidel Castro. This is the story of a trip that was "as loud as war".
Here are the 10 most successful rock star entrepreneurs who have shown their business acumen is just as legendary as their stage presence.
Ten cover versions that aren't Freebird or Smoke On The Water, where the musicians have explored a little further... and not always got it right
Guns N' Roses have been installed as favourites to headline Glastonbury next year, adding a much-needed dose of Hollywood sleaze to rural Somerset. But surely both can do better?
As Aerosmith hint at a "farewell tour", Howard Johnson asks why bands continually promise one thing and do another, and why we fall for it every time
In 1984, Iron Maiden became the first major western rock band to play in Poland. Howard Johnson witnessed rock history being made
A misunderstood masterstroke or the opening of a can of worms, the fifth Guns N’ Roses album divided opinion. But ain’t it fun?