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Former Metallica Bassist Jason Newsted: ‘The Hollywood Vibe Is the Opposite of What I Am’

Fronting his own band for the first time, the veteran rocker looks back on some trying times and how a love of painting put him on a new path. Basquiat, Jean Dubuffet and Picasso "are my Black Sabbath, Motorhead and Rush," he tells THR.

’90s Nostalgia? Bring It On, Says Everclear’s Art Alexakis

The second edition of the Summerland tour features Everclear, Live, Filter and Sponge playing short, hit-heavy sets. "No one leaves early," says the trek's founder.

Rush Honored with Canadian Stamp

The 63-cent stamp depicts the trio's famous "Starman" logo from the definitive 1972 album, "2112."

Violent Femmes Drummer Ditches Reunion; Accuses Bandmates of ‘Disrespect, Dishonesty and Greed’

In a scathing letter, founding member Victor DeLorenzo writes: "As John Lennon once said, 'The Dream is over.' … In regards to my history with Violent Femmes, 'the Dream never quite got there.' "

Lemmy Kilmister Illness Forces Motorhead Tour Cancellations

UPDATED: The 67-year-old frontman is said have an unspecified hematoma, prompting several European dates to be postponed.

The Cult To Tour ‘Electric’ Album In Its Entirety (Exclusive)

"It's going to be one of longest U.S. tours for a while," frontman Ian Astbury tells THR. Only two dates have been announced so far.

Slayer Guitarist’s Cause of Death Revealed

An update posted on the metal band's official site offers new details on Jeff Hanneman's passing, along with news that a public memorial is in the works.

Brooklyn Park Dedicated to Beastie Boys’ Adam Yauch

In a ceremony held a day before the one-year anniversary of Yauch's death, Brooklyn Borough president Marty Markowitz commended the Parks Department for honoring "one of Brooklyn’s most culturally influential sons."

The 24 Hour Musicals: Theater Review

The cabaret experiment, an offshoot of New York's long-running 24 Hour Plays, featured cast members from "30 Rock," "Smash," "Friday Night Lights" and "Saturday Night Live," along with musician Ben Folds.

10 Wicked Awesome Boston-Bred Songs

In the wake of Monday's double bombings at the Boston Marathon, THR offers 10 tunes that the city's residents should be proud to call their own.

Stars Turn Out En Masse for ‘Motown: The Musical’ Opening Night

Among the bold-faced names in attendance at New York's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on Sunday night were Diana Ross, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight, Bono, David Geffen and many more.

Maxwell Fires Up Twitterverse With Post About Obama’s Israel Visit

The singer quickly backpedals after his tweet "love watching Israel and America come together to make human rights choices" draws immediate backlash.