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Ozzy Osbourne Tried Rushing to Lemmy Kilmister’s Side Moments Before His Death

Ozzy Osbourne Tried Rushing to Lemmy Kilmister’s Side Moments Before His Death

‘I phoned him on the day he died. I knew he was dying. He didn’t even know it was me,’ Osbourne recalls.
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Megadeth Perform ‘The Conjuring’ for the First Time in 17 Years

Megadeth Perform ‘The Conjuring’ for the First Time in 17 Years

Dave Mustaine abandoned the song long ago due to its occult themes and “instructions for hexes.”
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Dee Snider Looks Back on Metal’s ’90s Decline

Dee Snider Looks Back on Metal’s ’90s Decline

Snider says that metal groups ‘Went from being down and dirty to being polished and clean and mainstream and acceptable,’ and a new wave of bands took over.
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Van Halen Set The Rock World ‘On Fire’ With Their Debut Album

Van Halen Set The Rock World ‘On Fire’ With Their Debut Album

Nita Strauss, John 5 and Henry Rollins look back at the impact of “Van Halen.”
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When the PMRC’s ‘Filthy Fifteen’ Targeted Metal: Dee Snider Looks Back

When the PMRC’s ‘Filthy Fifteen’ Targeted Metal: Dee Snider Looks Back

Dee Snider looks back on the battle over rating records. ‘I thought I was gonna lead the rock and roll army into battle, and I was abandoned.’
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