"To all of his fans - please know he loved you as much as you love him"
Matt Cameron has apologised after remarks about Taylor Hawkins appeared "out of context", while Chad Smith calls story "sensationalised and misleading"
"I hope they find the peace of God for themselves" - Jesse Hughes testifies about the night Islamic State extremists killed 90 music fans at the Bataclan theatre in Paris
Manchester doom punks Witch Fever share details of forthcoming album Congregation and drop title track
Motley Crue man Vince Neil has appeared in an ad for the Dollar Loan Center, alongside a futuristic "loan approval machine"
My Chemical Romance played their first UK show in over a decade in St. Austell, Cornwall tonight, May 16. Here's what went down
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
Metallica's James Hetfield shares his insecurities over his age during a recent show in Brazil and receives a group hug from his bandmates
Kelly Osbourne was "over the moon" to announce the news she is expecting a baby with Sid Wilson via Instagram
First published in 2017, Metal Hammer writer Mörat's tribute to his friend Chris Cornell remembers a frontman like no other
Pat Boone singing Metallica, Ozzy Osbourne, Dio, Guns N' Roses and Led Zeppelin? Step right this way...
The Judgment Night movie may have flopped, but its soundtrack was a game-changer for rap and rock colliding
The legendary Ronnie James Dio died on May 16, 2010. This is how he made his masterpiece Holy Diver
From the all-conquering Hybrid Theory to the genre-straddling pop of One More Light, these are Linkin Park’s albums ranked in order of greatness
The great Ronnie James Dio died on May 16, 2010. Classic Rock magazine paid tribute to his legend in its next issue
In March 1992, Rage Against The Machine played a full set at Zed’s record store in Long Beach – and there’s footage to prove it
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The rise and fall of nu metal, alcohol addiction and the wrath of Sharon Osbourne – Papa Roach‘s Jacoby Shaddix has survived it all
Judas Priest’s Ian Hill talks that Hall Of Fame nomination, recent health scares and the state of the new album
Will we ever tire of seeing a grown-ass man riding an elephant-sized metal penis? No, the answer, clearly, is no
Mike Patton was having none of it when Faith No More made a rare Top Of The Pops appearance
Album review: Trivium’s Matt Heafy teams up with Emperor man Ihsahn and MCR’s Gerard Way on Ibaraki’s stellar debut Rashomon
London duo Bob Vylan showed why they're one of the most exciting young British bands in rock right now
The visionary director has cooked up an entry to the Marvel Cinematic Universe unlike any other
Album review: veteran bruisers Terror serve up authentic hardcore noise on new album Pain Into Power
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The Price Of Life sees Britain’s social ills slammed in your face by London’s visceral grime-punk duo Bob Vylan
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