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‘Holy S— This Is Heavy': When Motley Crue First Saw ‘The Dirt’
Director Jeff Tremaine was nervous about showing movie to the band, but viewing ended with hugs and misty eyes.
Dick Dale, the ‘King of Surf Guitar,’ Dies at 81
The "Misirlou" hitmaker's staccato playing style was a huge influence on future generations.
Motley Crue Lineup Changes: A Complete Guide
The whole story, including three drummers who've filled in for injured Tommy Lee.
Motley Crue Magazine Ads Through the Years: 1981-2019
Here's a look back at dozens of vintage advertisements from every phase of the group's career.
Motley Crue Cover Songs Ranked
Also included: a handful from the band members' various side projects.
Jerry Lee Lewis Suffers ‘Minor Stroke’
Jerry Lee Lewis suffered what his representatives are calling "a minor stroke."
Sammy Hagar’s Surprising New Co-Writers: John Bonham, Ronnie Montrose
Singer says upcoming album will feature two songs he recently co-wrote in admittedly distinctive ways.
Sebastian Bach Says ‘Kiss Is Not Lip-Syncing’ After Attending Show
The former Skid Row singer has strong words for anybody accusing Paul Stanley of using backing tracks.
Sammy Hagar: Van Halen Camp Asked Michael Anthony About Reunion
Band's former singer says management contacted ex-bassist to gauge his interest in possible reunion.
Watch Kiss Return to the Clubs With First-Ever Whisky a Go Go Show
They switched from big arenas to a tiny stage, performing 12 songs for a crowd of contest winners.