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3 min ago | Free Republic

World’s largest airship set to take off with Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson at the helm

Advances in materials, avionics and aerodynamic design mean that we have overcome the lion's share of these obstacles.


Related Topix: Bruce Dickinson, Iron Maiden, Life, Flying, Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft

1 hr ago | Daily Mail

A true rock icon: Fender Stratocaster guitar played by Buddy...

Since then it has been used by the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Eddie Van Halen and Stevie Ray Vaughn Kurt Cobain used one before his death, and Arctic Monkeys' frontman Alex Turner used one in the band's early days Few rock icons can claim to still be going strong after 60 years, but today marks the anniversary of the first Fender ... (more)


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Van Halen, Iron Maiden, Nirvana, Grunge, Fullerton, CA, Corona, CA

5 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

Thrashin' Alan on His Love for Metal and Hosting KNON's Hard Time Radio for 18 Years

For nearly 20 years "Thrashin'" Alan Tuggle has been promoting metal on his radio show Hard Time Radio on KNON.


Related Topix: Metal, Killswitch Engage, Shadows Fall, Watches, Tarrant County, TX, Iron Maiden

Thu Apr 17, 2014


Lucy Hale: Not many people know who I am

"I'm so grateful for the hours and effort we've all put into it, I think it's going to pay off," Lucy said.

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Related Topix: Aria, Entertainment

Las Vegas Review Journal

Never fear, Motorhead's here

Bands would play at respectable volumes, the whiskey supply would be exponentially greater and 60-something dudes would act their age instead of continuing to chase women like bloodhounds with the scent of game in the air.


Related Topix: Motorhead, Lemmy, Entertainment

National Post

World's largest airship set to take off with Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson at the helm

They are visible for miles across the undulating landscape of Bedfordshire: two gigantic, slab-sided structures, dwarfing everything around them.


Related Topix: Bruce Dickinson, Iron Maiden, Boat Disaster

Wed Apr 16, 2014


2 don't miss Bay Area concerts, April 17-20

Motorhead: Bass player, songwriter and singer Lemmy Kilmister has been leading various bands of miscreants into heavy metal battle under Motorhead's snaggletooth logo for nearly 40 years.


Related Topix: Motorhead, Lemmy, Music, Entertainment

Boise Weekly

Peelander-Z, April 22, Neurolux

What do you get when you combine giant foam headpieces, costume colors reminiscent of the Power Rangers, a cosmic anime aesthetic and Japanese punk music? New York City-based band Peelander-Z.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Def Leppard, Iron Maiden, Metal, Motley Crue

Tue Apr 15, 2014

American Thinker

Let's Invite Abbas to a Seder

The Passover Seder is an occasion when Jewish people around the world remember their history.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Passover, Israel, World News, Middle East, Holocaust

Lemmy Returns To Performing Live: 'I'm Back From The Dead!' [News]

Following a series of postponed live dates due to frontman Lemmy Kilmister 's health issues, Motorhead have finally hit the stage once again, performing their comeback show last Friday at Los Angeles' Club Nokia.


Related Topix: Lemmy, Media, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Motorhead

Guitar Gods 2014 Coming to bergenPAC, 4/25

Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood New Jersey presents Guitar Gods 2014 with extraordinary guitarists Yngwie Malmsteen, Uli Jon Roth, Gary Hoey and Bumblefoot.


Related Topix: Englewood, NJ, Hard-Rock, Yngwie Malmsteen


Queensryche to Perform at Paragon

Officials from Paragon Casino Resort are proud to announce that 80s progressive metal band, Queensryche, will be performing on Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m. in the Mari Showroom.


Related Topix: Queensryche, Pop/Rock, Paragon, Michael Kamen, Classical

Phoenix New Times

Top 10 Metro Phoenix Metal Vocalists

When it comes to categorizing what makes a great heavy metal vocalist, there are a lot of factors that come into play.


Related Topix: Best of 2007, Metal, Judas Priest, Rob Halford, Soulfly

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Motorhead is back

May 11, 2014, Club Nokia, LA - "I'm back from the dead," exclaimed Lemmy Kilmister as he ambled onstage before the sold-out May 11 concert at Club Nokia .


Related Topix: Motorhead, Lemmy

Does Music have Power to Control?

Introduction Way back when I was in undergrad learning criminal justice with forensic psychology, I made comment regarding abnormal behavior that got a whole lot of conversation.


Related Topix: Prison, Judas Priest

American Thinker

Let my people go to freedom

Passover, the eight day Jewish festival commemorating the hasty exodus of the Hebrews from slavery in Egypt begins tonight.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Passover, Langdon (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, Religion, Judaism, Holocaust

The Daily Breeze

Coachella 2014: Mot rhead, Slash kill it at the festival with old and new tunes

Motorhead performs on the Mojave stage Sunday night during the first weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, April 13, 2014.


Related Topix: Lemmy, Motorhead

Henley Standard

Rock stars pay tribute to Lord

JOE BROWN joked that Henley is the home of rock stars at a tribute concert to his friend Jon Lord.


Related Topix: Joe Brown, Rock-N-Roll, Pop/Rock, Jon Lord, Hard-Rock, Deep Purple, Iron Maiden, Bruce Dickinson

Sat Apr 12, 2014

MASSES of words have been written about Iron Maiden's long and glorious career.

But Neil Daniels' latest book "Killers - The Origins of Iron Maiden" is the first in-depth exploration of Iron Maiden's early years from 1975-1983.


Related Topix: Iron Maiden

Fri Apr 11, 2014


This Day in Music History: April 11th

It was the first time Rush had ever played Puerto Rico. 1992: Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson & British comedian Rowan Atkinson as Mr. Bean reached number nine on the U.K. Singles Chart with a cover of Alice Cooper's "Elected" which was recorded for the U.K.'s charity organization Comic Relief.


Related Topix: Iron Maiden, Bruce Dickinson, Mr. Bean, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Bean, Rowan Atkinson