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Forget the recession, live like a rock star in new hotelupdated: Sun Apr 26 2009 22:41:00

London's newest hotelier Mark Fuller is showing commendable bravado for someone about to open a luxury hotel during a global recession.

Iron Maiden to rock Brazil ... againupdated: Thu Apr 23 2009 07:18:00

Somewhere in South America right now a head-banger is getting very excited.

Revealed: Iron Maiden part 1updated: Thu Apr 23 2009 07:18:00

CNN follows heavy metal band Iron Maiden on their tour across the world.

Pakistan's headbangersupdated: Mon Apr 13 2009 21:49:00

In a country plagued by terrorism and the Taliban, a group of heavy metal headbangers have a message. CNN's Reza Sayah reports

Underground musicians aim to change Pakistan's imageupdated: Mon Apr 13 2009 21:49:00

At a recent battle of the bands, heavy metal guitarist Navid Chohan started shaking his head so violently onstage it looked like he was going to hurt himself. Soon his entire face was lost in waves of his shoulder-length hair.

CNNMoney: Short-selling bullies aren't to blameupdated: Wed Mar 11 2009 13:37:00

This is a strange little rally. Stocks surged Tuesday and continued to head higher Wednesday morning.

Eddie Van Halen's new guitarupdated: Wed Feb 04 2009 07:53:00

Eddie Van Halen has designed a new guitar he can't destroy and named it after his son. CNN's Denise Quan has the story.

Eddie Van Halen reinvents the guitarupdated: Wed Feb 04 2009 07:53:00

There are rock stars, and then there are Rock Stars. Eddie Van Halen is a Rock Star.

Kelly Osbourne in 'medical facility'updated: Fri Jan 23 2009 10:45:00

Singer Kelly Osbourne, the daughter of rocker Ozzy Osbourne, checked herself into "a medical facility to address some personal issues," her London publicist confirmed Friday.

Hallowed be thy nameupdated: Tue Jan 06 2009 06:51:00

The song Iron Maiden fans voted number one live song in an informal CNN poll.

Maiden's best live song -- the vote!updated: Tue Jan 06 2009 06:51:00

After an exhaustive poll of Iron Maiden fans, there's little doubt which song whips most of the audience into a frenzy during its live performance on stage.

My heavy metal makeoverupdated: Mon Dec 01 2008 07:40:00

I have a confession. As a music style, heavy metal has completely passed me by. I don't understand it. I'm not even sure I want to. "Bring your daughter to the slaughter," bellows Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson. Why would I want to do that? Why would I want to listen to anyone even suggesting I do that?

People.com: Ozzy Osbourne's Marital Advice: Wear a Crash Helmetupdated: Tue Nov 04 2008 09:53:00

When wife Sharon gets ticked off, "I really go up in the air," he tells PEOPLE

Newest 'Guitar Hero' lets you create musicupdated: Tue Oct 21 2008 10:17:00

It has fed the dreams of millions of air guitarists, headbangers and rocker wannabes. It has exposed a new generation of fans to classic rock and metal while helping the slumping record industry boost sales.

Metallica's new CDupdated: Mon Sep 22 2008 15:42:00

Metallica goes back to basics on their 9th CD, "Death Magnetic." Denise Quan went behind-the-scenes on their new video.

Time.com: Best Buy to Acquire Napster for $127Mupdated: Mon Sep 15 2008 16:00:00

Napster Inc., the online music community that rose from a dorm room project to became the scourge of the global recording industry, is being purchased by Best Buy Inc. for nearly $127 million

Guitar Hero saving rock music?updated: Wed Aug 20 2008 10:44:00

Is Guitar Hero helping to save rock 'n' roll? CNN's Kareen Wynter examines the phenomenon.

Is 'Guitar Hero' saving rock 'n' roll?updated: Wed Aug 20 2008 10:44:00

Metallica's Lars Ulrich loves Black Sabbath and Deep Purple -- and so does his 10-year-old son.

Heavy metal and violence: More than a myth?updated: Mon May 12 2008 05:42:00

Violence and heavy metal seem to have been inextricably entwined since the dawn of the metal genre.

Heavy Metal in Baghdadupdated: Wed Mar 19 2008 12:36:00

Watch clips from "Heavy Metal in Baghdad," a documentary about Iraq's only heavy metal band.

Rock in a hard place: Meet Iraq's lone metal bandupdated: Wed Mar 19 2008 12:36:00

"Look around. We are living in a heavy metal world." -- Faisal, lead vocals, Acrassicauda

Can Led Zeppelin still rock?updated: Mon Dec 10 2007 16:01:00

They have been described by critics as the definitive heavy metal band, they released eight studio albums in just 10 years and have sold more than 300 million records worldwide. And now, one of the best rock acts of all time is back.

Ozzy's stuff for saleupdated: Sun Dec 02 2007 08:01:00

Items sold at a Beverly Hills auction offer a glimpse into the life of heavy-metal icon Ozzy Osbourne.

Quiet Riot singer dies at 52updated: Tue Nov 27 2007 08:05:00

Kevin DuBrow, the lead singer of the 1980s heavy metal band Quiet Riot, has died, CNN has confirmed. He was 52.

Your captain today is a rock legendupdated: Mon Oct 29 2007 11:50:00

What do you do after fronting one of the world's biggest metal bands? Settle down and live a quiet life? Continue claiming that you are the cutting edge of music, even though you've only been releasing greatest hits records for the last ten years? Not if you're Bruce Dickinson.

Time.com: They Came from the Eightiesupdated: Fri Oct 05 2007 16:00:00

Someone forgot to pull the plug on heavy metal idols, from a quarter-century ago, and now the kids are worshiping them!

Fortune: Headbanging headliners snub free Ozzfestupdated: Wed Apr 11 2007 15:15:00

What do Hatebreed, Lamb of God and Lordi have in common? Apart from hair-raising names and a penchant for high-speed death metal, these three guitar-wielding bands are the only headliners so far to...

Fortune: Rock musicianupdated: Thu Nov 09 2006 09:49:00

ROBERT TRUJILLO, bassist, Metallica

Today's Buzz storiesupdated: Thu Oct 26 2006 09:20:00

The Black Sabbath boys are back, as the new band Heaven and Hell.

Fortune: 9 Peak Performersupdated: Thu Oct 19 2006 07:53:00

We talked to everyone from an NFL kicker to a tech CEO to find out what goes into the secret sauce of excellence.

Jonas Åkerlund: Biographyupdated: Wed Oct 11 2006 09:12:00

Swedish filmmaker Jonas Åkerlund is known for his hard-hitting, frenetic and often violent takes on the darker side of humanity. The world's most controversial music video director, he has worked with the biggest names in the industry.

Manson, Green Day get icon awardsupdated: Fri Aug 26 2005 06:04:00

Shock rocker Marilyn Manson has picked up the Icon Award at the Kerrang! Awards, sponsored by the UK rock magazine and music channel.

'Greatest metal guitarist' tells allupdated: Tue Apr 27 2004 11:06:00

The dark stars of Black Sabbath can probably claim to have exerted a more powerful gravitational pull on their particular corner of rock's universe than any of their peers.

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