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John 5: ‘Slayer is Chaos That Crosses Generations’

John 5: ‘Slayer is Chaos That Crosses Generations’

John 5 talks about discovering Slayer and being mesmerized by the playing of Jeff Hanneman and Kerry King.
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Sharon Osbourne Forgets Passport, Gets Stranded in Mexico

Sharon Osbourne Forgets Passport, Gets Stranded in Mexico

After leaving her passport behind, Sharon Osbourne ran into issues trying to return to the U.S. from Ozzy Osbourne’s Mexico City show.
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Ghost Are Like ‘Star Wars’: Tobias Forge Explains

Ghost Are Like ‘Star Wars’: Tobias Forge Explains

Fans were upset at the deaths of Papa Emeritus I, II and III. Forge says, ‘Well, I was upset when they killed Han Solo. That was upsetting!’
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‘Slayer Doesn’t Play Funk’ and Other Untold Stories of the Thrash Legends

‘Slayer Doesn’t Play Funk’ and Other Untold Stories of the Thrash Legends

The band’s longtime A&R rep talks about the time Kerry King bought cufflinks, Tom Araya puking in the studio and Jeff Hanneman’s final performance.
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Is Yuimetal No Longer a Member of Babymetal?

Is Yuimetal No Longer a Member of Babymetal?

On the first stop of Babymetal’s 2018 U.S. tour, the group performed with a new lineup including Su-metal, Moametal and two backup dancers.
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Billie Joe Armstrong’s New Band, The Longshot, Cancel Remaining Tour Dates

Billie Joe Armstrong’s New Band, The Longshot, Cancel Remaining Tour Dates

Citing a family emergency of one of the band’s members, The Longshot have called off the rest of the dates on their current tour.
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