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15 Really Bad Original Names of Famous Bands

Coming up a name for your band is usually the first really big decision band members have to make. Some settle on good names like Led Zeppelin or Soundgarden . But not all bands land a great name on the first try. Some are not marketable. Others are too crude. And then some are just flat out bad!...
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5 Great Songs About 'Blood'

Blood is a powerful symbol. It can mean life, death, love, anger, lust, violence, etc. But it also serves as great fodder for rock songs! Whether literal or metaphorical, the usage of blood is so popular among a wide array of recording artists that we compiled a list of some bloody-good songs that...
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5 Rock Versions of Pop Songs

Whether we like it or not, pop music is everywhere. But thankfully there are some talented artists out there that managed to turn even the most unbearably overplayed pop songs into head-banging anthems! Lady Gaga - Applause Katy Perry - Firework Chris Issak - Wicked Game Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams...
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Songs that Saved Nikki Sixx's Life

Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx has lead quite the life. He's played in one of the biggest bands in the world, he lived the rock n' roll lifestyle to the point where he was dead for two minutes, he's become a talented photographer, and he's published a memoir, The Heroin Diaries . But music has...
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10 Ugly Band Breakups

Recently, the dating website for married people who want a little side-action AshleyMadison.com was hacked and the emails of all 37 million of its subscribers were leaked. Because of this, we imagine that the divorce (possibly murder) rate will slightly increase. Breakups can get ugly sometimes...
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9 Strange Origin Stories of Famous Songs

"Angie"- The Rolling Stones Anglea Bowie was David Bowie 's wife at the time, and she says she walked in on both David Bowie and Mick Jagger naked in bed together. "I think they were composing 'Angie'" she quips. Bowie and Jagger deny the story. "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet" - Bachman Turner...
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7 Memorable Scenes from "Decline Of Western Civilization"

In what may have been one of the best rock documentaries ever filmed, The Decline Of Western Civilization spawned three films, each detailing the lives of people that find solace in rock music, and sometimes the paths of destruction that they leave in their wake. Whether it be punk rock, heavy...
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10 Left-Handed Rock Stars

August 13th marks the celebration of all things left-handed. Although 10-15% of the world's population is left-handed, the percentage is considerably higher among musicians. Because left-handed instruments were rare back in the day of some of the individuals on this list, they didn't a speed bump...
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Every Led Zeppelin Song, Ranked Worst to Best

Led Zeppelin is highly regarded as one of the greatest rock bands to ever grace the planet. Formed in 1968 in London, England , the band had been billed 'the Biggest Band in the World" in the 1970's. But it wasn't until September 24th, 1980 that marked the day of drummer John Bonham 's death where...
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7 Times Rock Stars Proved They had Superpowers

We've all heard the term of "party like a rock star". If you were a rock star anytime between the '60s and '90s, chances are you pushed your body and soul beyond their limits with literal "rock star" acts of debauchery. Some rock stars have pushed themselves so far that the acts committed would...
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