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Scott Gorham Of Thin Lizzy Speaks Out About Gary Moore, Phil Lynott, And More

Thin Lizzy and Black Star Riders guitarist Scott Gorham has seen some things in the world of rock and metal. Being in Thin Lizzy since 1974 will do that. He’s been around the block more than most rock stars. So that’s why his conversation with Classic Rock was so enlightening. He went over some pretty […]

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Adrian Smith Says Maiden Three-Guitar Lineup Could Have Gone Badly

Iron Maiden‘s renaissance in the late 90’s/early 2000’s was a revelation. Adrian Smith and Bruce Dickinson returned to the band after some time away. The band was left with two options: go back to the classic Dave Murray/Adrian Smith lineup and leave out Janick Gers, or have three guitarists. It was a decision that apparently […]

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Power Trip Singer Riley Gale Dead At Age 35

If you were into the new wave of American Thrash Metal, you knew who Power Trip are. That band, was the preeminent leader in the genre and poised to make major waves over the next decade plus. In a tragic and horrible turn of events, Brooklyn Vegan has confirmed that the singer died late last […]

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Top 10 Martin Birch Produced Albums From Iron Maiden To Black Sabbath

Martin Birch was one of the most fantastic and genre defining producers. His contributions to bands like Deep Purple, Iron Maiden, Whitesnake, and Rainbow were immeasurable. His death this past weekend shook the rock and metal world to it’s core. After all, who else would have been able to guide bands to the albums he […]

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Can You Guess Judas Priest’s Top 10 Most Played Songs?

Judas Priest have been around for 50+ years now. While they haven’t been touring that entire time, they sure have played a massive amount of concerts. For a band with longevity like this, you’d think they have an easy guess at what songs they’ve played the most in concert. Similarly to Iron Maiden, Judas Priest […]

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Prolific Rock And Metal Producer Martin Birch Dead At 71

Chances are, if you love heavy metal or rock and roll, you’ve heard an album that was produced by Martin Birch. My favorite band, Iron Maiden, had their most prolific albums produced by the man. He worked with many of the titans of heavy metal and rock. He produced albums by Maiden, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, […]

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This New Deluxe Edition Of Paranoid Will Blow Your Mind

Paranoid. The album by Black Sabbath that might not have invented heavy metal. That honor goes to Black Sabbath and the song “Black Sabbath”. However, it might be the album that drives the most people to the magical and wonderful genre of music known as heavy metal. It has two of the most iconic songs […]

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Can You Guess Iron Maiden’s Top 10 Most Played Songs?

Iron Maiden has been around and touring for nearly 50 years now. In all that time, they’ve been constantly touring. There’s only six years since 1976 where they have less than 14 shows in a year. So when you look at all that time, what songs do you think they’ve played the most? There are […]

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Dream Setlist: Iron Maiden Shares The Stage With Di’Anno And Dickinson

As we did yesterday with a co-singer tour involving Bruce Dickinson and Blaze Bayley, we’re doing a co-tour with Dickinson and Paul Di’Anno. Now this one would be even more unlikely than Blaze Bayley coming back. Paul Di’Anno hasn’t shied away from the fact that he was fired from Iron Maiden for Bruce Dickinson. Despite […]

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Dream Setlist: Iron Maiden Shares The Stage With Blaze Bayley and Bruce Dickinson

Imagine for just a moment that Iron Maiden would pull a Helloween. Helloween decided to keep on both of their lead singers when they reunited for their Pumpkins United World Tour. It would be a tour that surely would piss off the worst of Iron Maiden fans. It’s long been known that I don’t respect […]