Matt Bellamy reveals how Muse rejected their label's idea of releasing a 'best of' compilation, and made a new album – Will Of The People – inspired by their greatest songs instead
Queen guitarist Brian May joined MCR for a performance of Welcome To The Black Parade and We Will Rock You at Reading Festival in 2011... and it blew everyone's minds
John Lydon aka Johnny Rotten opens up about the monarchy-slating Sex Pistols anthem God Save The Queen, and reveals he's "really proud of the queen for surviving"
Metallica's James Hetfield shares his insecurities over his age during a recent show in Brazil and receives a group hug from his bandmates
Will we ever tire of seeing a grown-ass man riding an elephant-sized metal penis? No, the answer, clearly, is no
After learning that a Metallica fan gave birth to a baby boy at his band's show in Brazil last Saturday, James Hetfield has called the new mother to congratulate her
Slipknot have partnered with Titan Forge Games to unleash The Nine as playable characters into the Smite universe
The Darkness frontman Justin Hawkins has expressed his concern over Jon Bon Jovi's deteriorating vocals, suggesting that "people around him need to tell him to stop"
President Emmanuel Macron wanted Italian rockers Måneskin booted from the contest for alleged drug use...just as France were lined up to win second place
Halestorm's Lzzy Hale shares her love for Ghost's Tobias Forge and marvels at his "five year" in advance approach to songwriting
Some clever person has made an alphabet video guide that uses Babymetal lyrics and phrases to represent each letter
Joan Jett discusses her upcoming tour with Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard and Poison, and addresses the Crüe's history of misogyny
Ghost frontman Tobias Forge claims bands lied about the risk of Covid to pull tours which weren't pulling in enough cash
Indie punks Pale Waves share details of forthcoming album Unwanted and offer a preview with peppy new single Lies
Bowie: Oddity To Mars will be staged at the National Space Centre and will feature a live performance from tribute band David Live, alongside projections of NASA footage
LA glam punks Starcrawler unleash new single Roadkill, reveal dates with My Chemical Romance and Jack White
Brian May: "Listening to Freddie the whole day and the whole night, I’d have moments thinking, ‘This is great… this sounds great Fre…Oh, you’re not here...’"
Heardle, the audio-based Wordle spin-off, has been given a heavy metal makeover for this new version
Stevie Nicks returned to the stage after two years at New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival this weekend, and performed a number of solo and Fleetwood Mac hits
Alt-pop singer-songwriter Mothica channels classic Hollywood cinema on her striking video for Last Cigarette
Yungblud and Willow unveil the video for their collaborative, and highly addictive, new track Memories
A theatrical version of Cameron Crowe's film Almost Famous, which follows the story of a teenage reporter for Rolling Stone magazine, is to be staged on Broadway