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15 Rock Songs That Capture the Joy and Pain of...
A list of the best love songs in contemporary rock music.
Top 20 Rock Workout Songs
A list of 20 great songs that make for the ultimate exercise mix.
Chin Up! It's the 10 Most Inspirational Rock...
A list of the greatest inspirational rock songs of all time.
The 10 Most Influential Bands to Come Out of...
During the 1980s and early 1990s, a collection of bands from Seattle, Washington, cultivated a distinct
"Don't Look Back in Anger" at the 10 Best Oasis...
A list of the 10 best Oasis songs of all time.
The 10 Best Stone Temple Pilots Songs
A list of Stone Temple Pilots' 10 best songs.
Rage Along to the 10 Best Guns N' Roses Songs
A list of the 10 best Guns N' Roses songs of all time.
Rock Music Tour Dates
A listing of rock concerts in North America.
Top 10 Eels Songs
A countdown of Eels' best songs.
The Top 10 Nine Inch Nails Songs
A list of the top 10 best Nine Inch Nails songs.
The 10 Greatest Red Hot Chili Peppers Songs
A list of the Top 10 Red Hot Chili Peppers Songs of all time.
Top 10 Rock Songs About Death and Dying
A look at great rock songs about death and dying.
A Beginner's Guide to Rock History
People can argue about the exact definition of rock music, but no one can deny that the music has constantly evolved from its early origins to its vibrant present.
Here Are the 10 Essential Rap-Rock Songs
A list of the 10 most essential rap-rock songs.
Rock Album Release Dates
A list of forthcoming rock releases to make sure you add to your calendar.
The 10 Best Rock Music Festivals on the Planet
A list of the best rock music festivals on the planet.
Linkin Park
Profile and biography of the rock band Linkin Park.
Top 10 Black Keys Songs
A list of the Black Keys' 10 greatest songs.
The 10 Best Songs of Soundgarden's Career
A list of Soundgarden's best songs of all time.
Best Christmas Rock Songs
A list of the best Christmas rock songs.
Limp Bizkit
Profile and biography of the rock band Limp Bizkit.
If You Like Bruce Springsteen...
A list of bands influenced by Bruce Springsteen.
2013's Best Rock Songs (So Far)
The best rock songs of 2013, ranked.
Airbourne - 'No Guts. No Glory.' Review
Review of 'No Guts. No Glory.,' the 2010 album from the rock band Airbourne.
Deftones - 'Diamond Eyes' Review
A review of 'Diamond Eyes,' the 2010 album from the rock band Deftones.
Top 10 Scary Rock Songs
A list of 10 spooky rock songs for Halloween.
The Top 20 Rock Songs of the '00s
A list of the best rock songs of the '00s.
17 Influential Women in Rock
A list of the most influential and prominent women in contemporary rock.
Toadies - 'Feeler' Review
Review of 'Feeler,' the 2010 album by the rock band Toadies.
Top 10 Father's Day Rock Songs
In honor of Father's Day, a list of the Top 10 rock songs about dads.
Top 10 Foo Fighters Songs
A list of Foo Fighters' 10 greatest songs.
Nine Inch Nails
Profile and biography of the rock band Nine Inch Nails.
Nirvana
Over the course of only a few years, Nirvana changed the landscape of rock music and the band’s biggest hits still remain a staple of rock radio.
Rock Genres - A List of Rock Genres
Think there's only one way to rock? Not a chance: Contemporary rock bands come in all shapes and sounds.
Top 10 Wilco Songs
A list of the greatest songs from the rock band Wilco.
Tom Morello
Profile and biography of the rock artist Tom Morello, who records under the name the Nightwatchman.
Meet Red, the Christian Hard Rock Band
Profile and biography of the rock band Red.
Top 10 Rock Supergroups and Side Projects
When musicians form supergroups or side projects, the results can be electric. Here are 10 bands you need to know.
Guns N' Roses
Profile and biography of the rock band Guns N' Roses.
Rock Bands That Changed Lead Singers
A list of rock bands who have had to replace their lead singer.
Top 10 White Stripes Songs
A list of the White Stripes' 10 greatest songs.
Top 10 Deftones Songs
Let's count down the best songs from the rock band Deftones.
If You Like Nickelback ...
If you like Nickelback, take a listen to these similar artists and bands. They range from current acts to classic rock legends.
Top 10 Essential Alt-Metal Songs
From Living Colour to Slipknot, here is a list of songs that capture the hard and hybrid sounds of alternative metal.
Everlast - A Profile of Everlast
Profile and biography of the rock artist Everlast. Learn about his career, which include Ice T, House of Pain and his transformation into Whitey Ford.
Best Rock Albums of 2013 (So Far)
A look at 2013's best rock albums.
Billboard Rock Charts - June 1, 2013
Catch up with the big hits on the Billboard rock charts for the week of June 1, 2013.
Top 10 Essential Rock Songs
These 10 songs come from different styles and are essential to the attitude that defined contemporary mainstream rock within the last decade.
Hollywood Undead
Profile and biography of the rock band Hollywood Undead.
Toadies
Profile and biography of the rock band Toadies.
Top 10 Most Influential Rock Bands
Here is a list of the most essential rock bands – if you love a current group, there’s a good chance they were influenced by at least one of these artists.
Best Rock Band Cameos on 'The Simpsons'
A list of the best rock band cameos on 'The Simpsons.'
Top 40 R.E.M. Songs
A list of R.E.M.'s 40 greatest songs.
Nickelback
Profile and biography of the rock band Nickelback.
Top 10 Green Day Songs
A list of Green Days' 10 greatest songs.
Breaking Benjamin
Profile and biography of the rock band Breaking Benjamin.
Chevelle
Biography and profile of the rock band Chevelle.
Live
Profile and biography of the rock band Live.
Kings of Leon
Profile and biography of the rock band Kings of Leon.
Foo Fighters
Profile and biography of the rock band Foo Fighters.
Rap-Rock
A history of rap-rock, including a timeline that begins with the birth of hip-hop and goes on to encompass the biggest contemporary rap rock artists.
Post-Grunge
A history of post-grunge, a genre of rock music that began in the 1990s, including a time line and a list of essential bands.
Slash
Profile and biography of the rock guitarist Slash.
Alternative Metal
A history of alternative metal, also known as alt-metal or nu-metal, including a time line and a list of essential bands.
Nine Inch Nails Releasing First Album in Five...
In November of last year, Trent Reznor hinted that the newly reactivated Nine Inch Nails could get around to putting out new music. (All signs point to
Flashback: The 10 Most Anticipated Rock Albums...
A look at the records we can't wait to hear in 2013
Pearl Jam
Profile and biography of the rock band Pearl Jam.
Stone Temple Pilots
Profile and biography of the rock band Stone Temple Pilots.
Weirdest Rock Concert Moments
A list of the weirdest and wildest incidents during rock concerts.
Korn
Profile and biography of the rock band Korn.
Stone Sour - 'House of Gold & Bones - Part 2'...
Review of 'House of Gold and Bones - Part 2,' the 2013 album from Stone Sour.
Theory of a Deadman
Profile and biography of the rock band Theory of a Deadman.
Deftones
Profile and biography of the rock band Deftones.
Puddle of Mudd
Profile and biography of the rock band Puddle of Mudd.
Top 10 Essential Rock Albums
A look at 10 of the most influential albums in contemporary rock.
This Is the End
It is with much sadness that I report that this is my final blog post as the Guide for Rock Music here at About.com. The decision has been made to cease
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Profile and biography of the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers.
The Strokes - 'Comedown Machine' Review
Review of 'Comedown Machine,' the 2013 album from the Strokes.
Michael Jackson Rocks: Seven Rock Artists...
A list of rock artists who have collaborated with Michael Jackson or covered his songs.
Incubus
Profile and biography of the rock band Incubus.
'Sound City: Real to Reel' Soundtrack Review
Review of 'Sound City: Real to Reel,' the soundtrack to the 2013 documentary directed by Dave Grohl.
Shinedown
Profile and biography of the rock band Shinedown.
How to Destroy Angels
Profile and biography of the rock band How to Destroy Angels.
Staind
Profile and biography of the rock band Staind.
Hoobastank
Profile and biography of the rock band Hoobastank.
Velvet Revolver
Profile and biography of the rock band Velvet Revolver.
System of a Down
Profile and biography of the rock band System of a Down.
Projekt Revolution
A timeline that chronicles the history of Projekt Revolution, the summer rap and rock tour organized by Linkin Park.
Breaking Benjamin - 'Shallow Bay: The Best of...
Review of 'Shallow Bay: The Best of Breaking Benjamin,' the 2011 greatest-hits collection of Breaking Benjamin.
Top 10 Rock Greatest-Hits Albums
A list of the best greatest-hits albums in contemporary rock. It covers bands like Foo Fighters, Oasis, Smashing Pumpkins and more.
Dave Matthews Band
Profile and biography of the Dave Matthews Band and their frontman, Dave Matthews.
Hinder
Profile and biography of the rock band Hinder.
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - 'Specter at the...
Review of 'Specter at the Feast', the 2013 album from Black Rebel Motorcycle Club.
Anberlin
Profile and biography of the rock band Anberlin.
Soundgarden
Profile and biography of the rock band Soundgarden.
Three Days Grace
Profile and biography of the rock band Three Days Grace.
How to Destroy Angels - 'Welcome Oblivion' Review
Review of 'Welcome Oblivion,' the 2013 album from How to Destroy Angels.
Trapt
Profile and biography of the rock band Trapt.
Smashing Pumpkins
A biography and profile of the rock band Smashing Pumpkins.
Saliva - A Profile of Saliva
Profile and biography of the rock band Saliva.
Creed
Profile and biography of the rock band Creed.
Kid Rock
Profile and biography of the rock artist Kid Rock.
Garbage
A profile and biography of the rock band Garbage.
Buckcherry
Profile and biography of the rock band Buckcherry.
Black Stone Cherry
Profile and biography of the rock band Black Stone Cherry.
Oasis
Profile and biography of the rock band Oasis
Nine Inch Nails - 'The Slip' Review
Review of 'The Slip,' the 2008 album from the rock band Nine Inch Nails.
Hole
Profile and biography of the rock band Hole and their frontwoman Courtney Love.
Daughtry - 'Daughtry' Review
On his band's debut, 'American Idol' finalist Chris Daughtry rocks out in bland ways.
Rock Stars on Twitter
A look at rock stars on Twitter.
Alice in Chains
Profile and biography of the rock band Alice in Chains.
3 Doors Down
A look at the history of the rock band 3 Doors Down.
Rage Against the Machine
Profile and biography of the rock band Rage Against the Machine.
Top 10 Radiohead Songs
Counting down the Top 10 Radiohead songs of all time.
Radiohead
Profile and biography of the rock band Radiohead.
Blink-182
Profile and biography of the rock band Blink-182.
Red Hot Chili Peppers - 'I'm With You' Review
Review of 'I'm With You,' the 2011 album from the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Billboard Rock Charts - May 25, 2013
Sneak a peek at the Billboard rock charts for the week of May 25, 2013.
The Answer
Profile and biography of the rock band the Answer.
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds - 'Noel...
Review of 'Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds,' the 2011 album from former Oasis songwriter Noel Gallagher.
Tantric
Profile and biography of the rock band Tantric.
Halestorm
A profile of the rock band Halestorm.
Foo Fighters - 'Wasting Light' Review
Review of 'Wasting Light,' the 2011 album by Foo Fighters.
Limp Bizkit - 'Gold Cobra' Review
Review of 'Gold Cobra,' the 2011 album by Limp Bizkit.
Alter Bridge Profile
Profile and biography of the rock band Alter Bridge.
Nickelback - 'Here and Now' Review
Review of 'Here and Now,' the 2011 album from rock band Nickelback.
Thirty Seconds to Mars
A biography and profile of the rock band Thirty Seconds to Mars.
Limp Bizkit's New Album Could Arrive by September
Though they're currently on tour, the guys in Limp Bizkit are looking ahead to finishing their new record. Called Stampede of the Disco Elephants, it was
Blink-182 - 'Neighborhoods' Review
Review of 'Neighborhoods,' the 2011 comeback album from the pop-punk band Blink-182.
3 Doors Down's Todd Harrell Checks Into Rehab...
One of the grimmer rock stories of the year continued as Todd Harrell, bassist for 3 Doors Down, entered rehab just a day after leaving jail in connection
Chris Cornell
Profile and biography of Chris Cornell.
Marilyn Manson
Profile and biography of the rock artist Marilyn Manson
Alice in Chains, Jane’s Addiction Heading to...
The Rockstar Energy Uproar Festival will be taking place in August and September, and as per norm the festival brings together hard rock bands across two
Nickelback - 'Dark Horse' Review
Review of 'Dark Horse,' the 2008 album from the rock band Nickelback.
Eels
Profile and biography of the rock band Eels.
Black Crowes
Profile and biography of the rock band Black Crowes.
Queens of the Stone Age
A profile and biography of the rock band Queens of the Stone Age
'Killing Bono: I Was Bono’s Doppelganger'...
Review of the 2004 Neil McCormick memoir 'Killing Bono: I Was Bono's Doppelganger.'
Faith No More - 'Angel Dust' Review
Review of 'Angel Dust,' the 1992 album from the rock band Faith No More.
The Raconteurs
Profile and biography of the rock band the Raconteurs.
Billboard Rock Charts - May 11, 2013
What are the biggest hits on the Billboard rock charts for the week of May 11, 2013?
Stone Sour - 'House of Gold & Bones - Part 1'...
Review of 'House of Gold & Bones - Part 1,' the 2012 album from Stone Sour.
The Black Keys - 'El Camino' Review
Review of 'El Camino,' the 2011 album from the Black Keys.
Disturbed - 'Indestructible' Review
On 'Indestructible,' Disturbed take hard rock and metal in intriguing new directions.
Tool
Profile and biography of the LA-based alt-metal band Tool. Read about their beginnings, the debut album Undertow, and their weird/ambitious musical path.
Serj Tankian's New Albums Will Be Light on the...
Ever since System of a Down stopped making albums almost a decade ago, fans have hoped they'd return to the studio, having to make do with side projects and
The Black Keys
A look at the history of the rock band the Black Keys.
Billboard Rock Charts - May 18, 2013
Let's take a look at the Billboard rock charts for the week of May 18, 2013.
Rev Theory Interview With Lead Singer Rich Luzzi
Interview with Rich Luzzi of Rev Theory. Page 2.
Limp Bizkit - 'Significant Other' Review
Proudly immature and raucous, Limp Bizkit's breakthrough album brilliantly merges hip-hop and hard rock.

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