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Jimi Hendrix, Slash, Randy Rhoads + More on Rolling Stone’s Top 100 Guitarists List

The late, great Jimi Hendrix was voted No. 1 by a panel of professional guitarists and other experts in a new Rolling Stone poll of the 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time. Two other hard rocking trailblazers ranked in the Top 10 were Eddie Van Halen at No. 8 and Led Zeppelin legend Jimmy Page at No. 3.

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Kid Rock Debuts New Video for ‘Care,’ Books CNN ‘Heroes’ Gig

In 1997, Detroit bad boy Kid Rock was a devil without a cause, raising havoc and keeping the party raging. Now, Rock is singing a different tune and he's. His new video for 'Care,' which debuted today, accompanies his chartbusting country rock single about social and political awareness and empathy.

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Iron Maiden’s Bruce Dickinson Aims to Save Astraeus Airlines

Not only does Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson refuse to go down as a disgruntled former employee of Astraeus Airlines, the Boeing 757 Captain is hatching a three-tier plan to salvage the financially strapped Icelandic business-owned company, which ordered all pilots and staff to cease operations on Nov. 21.

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Man Apparently Killed Himself After Suffering Tinnitus at Them Crooked Vultures Show

A music fan in England apparently committed suicide earlier this year because a show by the supergroup Them Crooked Vultures (featuring Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl, Queens of the Stone Age's Josh Homme and Led Zeppelin's John Paul Jones) left him with such severe tinnitus -- a constant ringing in the ears -- that he couldn't sleep for three months, a UK coroner's investigation reported.

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Corey Taylor
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Members of Slipknot, Anthrax and Slayer to Play Concert to Benefit Africa

Ex-Black Flag and Rollins Band frontman Henry Rollins has recruited Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor, Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian, Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo, Jane's Addiction guitarist Dave Navarro and members of Rob Zombie's band, including guitarist John 5, for a benefit concert Nov. 30 at the Avalon Theater in Hollywood, Calif.

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Rage Against the Machine’s Zack de la Rocha Pens Poem for Occupy Movement

Time will tell whether Rage Against the Machine vocalist Zack de la Rocha's involvement with the Occupy Movement will find its way into any of his future song lyrics. But for now, the rapper and rocker has written a poem for those who have been motivated into action by corporate greed and the division between those who have and those who have not.

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