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Top 10 Songs That Changed The World
Top 10 Songs That Changed The World
95 comments, 42 votes
The UG community has spoken!
Ritchie Blackmore Returning To Rock Music Next Year
Lesson Time: 7 Essential Tips To Maximize Your Bass Guitar Practice Time
Young Bands, Metallica Manager Wants You: 'Where's The New Metallica?!'
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UG Showdown, Mark II, Round I: 'For The Love Of God' Vs. 'Surfing With The Alien'
UG Showdown, Mark II, Round I: 'For The Love Of God' Vs. 'Surfing With The Alien'
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One is a teacher, the other one is his student, both are masters. Who will triumph?
Def Leppard: Spotify Is As Bad As Napster
Metallica Producer Flemming Rasmussen: 'Jason Newsted Was Technically A Better Bass Player Than Cliff Burton'
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Paul McCartney Says He Was 'Frustrated' at How John Lennon Became a 'Martyr' After Death
Paul McCartney Says He Was 'Frustrated' At How John Lennon Became A 'Martyr' After Death

Singer says his former Beatles bandmate did "a lot of great work" but also "a lot of not-great work."

POSTED: 07/06/2015 - 06:40 am

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UG Showdown, Mark II, Round I: 'For the Love of God' vs. 'Surfing With the Alien'
UG Showdown, Mark II, Round I: 'For The Love Of God' Vs. 'Surfing With The Alien'

One is a teacher, the other one is his student, both are masters. Who will triumph?

POSTED: 07/06/2015 - 05:17 am

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Def Leppard: Spotify Is as Bad as Napster
Def Leppard: Spotify Is As Bad As Napster

Guitarist Phil Collen says his friend made less than $20 for 1 million song streams.

POSTED: 07/05/2015 - 05:33 pm

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Ritchie Blackmore Returning to Rock Music Next Year
Ritchie Blackmore Returning To Rock Music Next Year

"I will know exactly in one month who I want to have in this band to play Deep Purple and Rainbow songs."

POSTED: 07/05/2015 - 04:17 pm

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Lesson Time: 7 Essential Tips to Maximize Your Bass Guitar Practice Time
Lesson Time: 7 Essential Tips To Maximize Your Bass Guitar Practice Time

"Stop thinking of failure being a bad thing."

POSTED: 07/04/2015 - 03:43 pm

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Metallica Producer Flemming Rasmussen: 'Jason Newsted Was Technically a Better Bass Player Than Cliff Burton'
Metallica Producer Flemming Rasmussen: 'Jason Newsted Was Technically A Better Bass Player Than Cliff Burton'

Producer of "Ride the Lightning," "Master of Puppets," and "...And Justice for All" calls Jason "much tighter and faster."

POSTED: 07/04/2015 - 02:21 pm

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Young Bands, Metallica Manager Wants You: 'Where's the New Metallica?!'
Young Bands, Metallica Manager Wants You: 'Where's The New Metallica?!'

"Please, anybody out there who is in a hard rock band under the age of 25 - call me. We need you!"

POSTED: 07/03/2015 - 01:52 pm

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Check Out Electronica Star Deadmau5 Playing Bass Guitar
Check Out Electronica Star Deadmau5 Playing Bass Guitar

Funky stuff here.

POSTED: 07/03/2015 - 01:26 pm

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Joey Belladonna on His '90s Ouster From Anthrax: 'It Sucks That We Had to Spend 13 Years' Apart
Joey Belladonna On His '90s Ouster From Anthrax: 'It Sucks That We Had To Spend 13 Years' Apart

Singer didn't understand why his voice wasn't right for Anthrax during the John Bush era.

POSTED: 07/03/2015 - 09:40 am

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Top 10 Songs That Changed the World
Top 10 Songs That Changed The World

The UG community has spoken!

POSTED: 07/03/2015 - 09:30 am

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