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Top 20 Rock Workout Songs
A list of 20 great songs that make for the ultimate exercise mix.
15 Rock Songs That Capture the Joy and Pain of...
A list of the best love songs in contemporary rock music.
"Don't Look Back in Anger" at the 10 Best Oasis...
A list of the 10 best Oasis songs of all time.
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
Best Christmas Rock Songs
A list of the best Christmas rock songs.
The 10 Best Stone Temple Pilots Songs
A list of Stone Temple Pilots' 10 best songs.
Top 10 Scary Rock Songs
A list of 10 spooky rock songs for Halloween.
Rage Along to the 10 Best Guns N' Roses Songs
A list of the 10 best Guns N' Roses songs of all time.
The Top 10 Nine Inch Nails Songs
A list of the top 10 best Nine Inch Nails songs.
Top 10 Rock Songs About Death and Dying
A look at great rock songs about death and dying.
Rock Music Tour Dates
A listing of rock concerts in North America.
The 10 Greatest Red Hot Chili Peppers Songs
A list of the Top 10 Red Hot Chili Peppers Songs of all time.
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.
Top 10 Foo Fighters Songs
A list of Foo Fighters' 10 greatest songs.
The Top 20 Rock Songs of the '00s
A list of the best rock songs of the '00s.
The 10 Best Songs of Soundgarden's Career
A list of Soundgarden's best songs of all time.
The 10 Best Rock Music Festivals on the Planet
A list of the best rock music festivals on the planet.
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.
Linkin Park
Profile and biography of the rock band Linkin Park.
Tom Morello
Profile and biography of the rock artist Tom Morello, who records under the name the Nightwatchman.
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.
If You Like Bruce Springsteen...
A list of bands influenced by Bruce Springsteen.
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.
Top 10 Eels Songs
A countdown of Eels' best songs.
Rock Album Release Dates
A list of forthcoming rock releases to make sure you add to your calendar.
17 Influential Women in Rock
A list of the most influential and prominent women in contemporary rock.
Top 10 Wilco Songs
A list of the greatest songs from the rock band Wilco.
2013's Best Rock Songs (So Far)
The best rock songs of 2013, ranked.
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.
Top 10 Black Keys Songs
A list of the Black Keys' 10 greatest songs.
Top 10 Father's Day Rock Songs
In honor of Father's Day, a list of the Top 10 rock songs about dads.
Hollywood Undead
Profile and biography of the rock band Hollywood Undead.
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.
Live
Profile and biography of the rock band Live.
Rock Bands That Changed Lead Singers
A list of rock bands who have had to replace their lead singer.
Top 10 Deftones Songs
Let's count down the best songs from the rock band Deftones.
The Raconteurs
Profile and biography of the rock band the Raconteurs.
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.
Shinedown
Profile and biography of the rock band Shinedown.
Meet Red, the Christian Hard Rock Band
Profile and biography of the rock band Red.
Guns N' Roses
Profile and biography of the rock band Guns N' Roses.
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.
Slash
Profile and biography of the rock guitarist Slash.
Foo Fighters
Profile and biography of the rock band Foo Fighters.
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.
Top 10 Green Day Songs
A list of Green Days' 10 greatest songs.
Nine Inch Nails
Profile and biography of the rock band Nine Inch Nails.
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.
Top 10 White Stripes Songs
A list of the White Stripes' 10 greatest songs.
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.
Best Rock Band Cameos on 'The Simpsons'
A list of the best rock band cameos on 'The Simpsons.'
Breaking Benjamin
Profile and biography of the rock band Breaking Benjamin.
Incubus
Profile and biography of the rock band Incubus.
Staind
Profile and biography of the rock band Staind.
Smashing Pumpkins
A biography and profile of the rock band Smashing Pumpkins.
Chevelle
Biography and profile of the rock band Chevelle.
Best Rock Albums of 2013 (So Far)
A look at 2013's best rock albums.
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.
Hinder
Profile and biography of the rock band Hinder.
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.
Three Days Grace
Profile and biography of the rock band Three Days Grace.
Pearl Jam
Profile and biography of the rock band Pearl Jam.
Top 10 Essential Rock Albums
A look at 10 of the most influential albums in contemporary rock.
Soundgarden
Profile and biography of the rock band Soundgarden.
Stone Temple Pilots
Profile and biography of the rock band Stone Temple Pilots.
Kings of Leon
Profile and biography of the rock band Kings of Leon.
Toadies - 'Feeler' Review
Review of 'Feeler,' the 2010 album by the rock band Toadies.
Michael Jackson Rocks: Seven Rock Artists...
A list of rock artists who have collaborated with Michael Jackson or covered his songs.
Creed
Profile and biography of the rock band Creed.
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.
Projekt Revolution
A timeline that chronicles the history of Projekt Revolution, the summer rap and rock tour organized by Linkin Park.
Linkin Park - 'Living Things' Review
Review of 'Living Things,' the 2012 album from Linkin Park.
Hoobastank
Profile and biography of the rock band Hoobastank.
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.
Korn
Profile and biography of the rock band Korn.
Hole
Profile and biography of the rock band Hole and their frontwoman Courtney Love.
Breaking Benjamin - 'Shallow Bay: The Best of...
Review of 'Shallow Bay: The Best of Breaking Benjamin,' the 2011 greatest-hits collection of Breaking Benjamin.
Rage Against the Machine
Profile and biography of the rock band Rage Against the Machine.
Weirdest Rock Concert Moments
A list of the weirdest and wildest incidents during rock concerts.
Flashback: The 10 Most Anticipated Rock Albums...
A look at the records we can't wait to hear in 2013
Chris Cornell
Profile and biography of Chris Cornell.
Dave Matthews Band
Profile and biography of the Dave Matthews Band and their frontman, Dave Matthews.
Billboard Rock Charts - June 1, 2013
Catch up with the big hits on the Billboard rock charts for the week of June 1, 2013.
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
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 Jumpsuit Apparatus
Profile and biography of the rock band Red Jumpsuit Apparatus.
Kid Rock
Profile and biography of the rock artist Kid Rock.
Black Stone Cherry
Profile and biography of the rock band Black Stone Cherry.
Puddle of Mudd
Profile and biography of the rock band Puddle of Mudd.
Top 10 Radiohead Songs
Counting down the Top 10 Radiohead songs of all time.
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Profile and biography of the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Anberlin
Profile and biography of the rock band Anberlin.
Theory of a Deadman
Profile and biography of the rock band Theory of a Deadman.
Garbage
A profile and biography of the rock band Garbage.
Wilco
Profile and biography of the rock band Wilco.
Limp Bizkit
Profile and biography of the rock band Limp Bizkit.
Disturbed - 'Indestructible' Review
On 'Indestructible,' Disturbed take hard rock and metal in intriguing new directions.
System of a Down
Profile and biography of the rock band System of a Down.
Oasis
Profile and biography of the rock band Oasis
Billboard Rock Charts - May 25, 2013
Sneak a peek at the Billboard rock charts for the week of May 25, 2013.
Deftones
Profile and biography of the rock band Deftones.
Buckcherry
Profile and biography of the rock band Buckcherry.
Blink-182
Profile and biography of the rock band Blink-182.
Kid Rock - 'Born Free' Review
Review of 'Born Free,' the 2010 album by Kid Rock.
Marilyn Manson
Profile and biography of the rock artist Marilyn Manson
Bush
Profile and biography of the rock band Bush.
Alter Bridge Profile
Profile and biography of the rock band Alter Bridge.
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
Brendan O’Brien - Rock Producer
Profile and biography of Brendan O’Brien, rock producer for Stone Temple Pilots, Pearl Jam and Rage Against the Machine.
Slipknot - 'All Hope Is Gone' Review
Review of 'All Hope Is Gone,' the 2008 album from the rock band Slipknot.
Tantric
Profile and biography of the rock band Tantric.
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
Halestorm
A profile of the rock band Halestorm.
3 Doors Down
A look at the history of the rock band 3 Doors Down.
Tool - 'Undertow' Review
Review of 'Undertow,' the 1993 album from the rock band Tool.
Smashing Pumpkins - 'Oceania' Review
Review of 'Oceania,' the 2012 album from Smashing Pumpkins.
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
Linkin Park - 'A Thousand Suns' Review
Review of 'A Thousand Suns,' the 2010 album by Linkin Park.
Limp Bizkit - 'Gold Cobra' Review
Review of 'Gold Cobra,' the 2011 album by Limp Bizkit.
More Details Emerge About Metallica 3D Movie
It's been a long road for Metallica in developing a 3D movie that would combine concert footage and a standalone narrative. But the two years of work are
Rock Stars on Twitter
A look at rock stars on Twitter.
Stone Sour - 'House of Gold & Bones - Part 2'...
Review of 'House of Gold and Bones - Part 2,' the 2013 album from Stone Sour.
Thirty Seconds to Mars
A biography and profile of the rock band Thirty Seconds to Mars.
Velvet Revolver
Profile and biography of the rock band Velvet Revolver.
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.
Scott Weiland
Profile and biography of Scott Weiland, the frontman for the rock bands Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver.
Will We Ever Get to Hear Deftones' Abandoned...
Deftones' last two records have been among their finest -- not to mention the finest in all of rock during that time. (Indeed, both Diamond Eyes and Koi No
3 Doors Down - '3 Doors Down' Review
When a band that’s been around for a while decides to self-title its next album, that sometimes indicates
Are Blur Going to Make a New Album?
Some bands from the 1990s have reunited recently to work on new albums, while a few others -- like System of a Down -- simply get back together to tour off
Alice in Chains
Profile and biography of the rock band Alice in Chains.
Billboard Rock Charts - May 11, 2013
What are the biggest hits on the Billboard rock charts for the week of May 11, 2013?
Saliva - A Profile of Saliva
Profile and biography of the rock band Saliva.
Drowning Pool
Profile and biography of the rock band Drowning Pool.
Slash - 'Slash' Review
A review of 'Slash,' the self-titled solo album from the rock guitarist Slash.
Rockstar Mayhem
A profile of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival.
Billboard Rock Charts - May 18, 2013
Let's take a look at the Billboard rock charts for the week of May 18, 2013.
Lou Reed and Metallica - 'Lulu' Review
Review of 'Lulu,' the 2011 album by Lou Reed and Metallica.
30 Seconds to Mars - 'This Is War' Review
Review of 'This Is War,' the 2009 album from the rock band 30 Seconds to Mars.
The Black Keys
A look at the history of the rock band the Black Keys.
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
Rock on the Range
A history of Rock on the Range, the annual summer rock music festival in Columbus, Ohio.
Earshot
Profile and biography of the rock band Earshot.
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - 'Specter at the...
Review of 'Specter at the Feast', the 2013 album from Black Rebel Motorcycle Club.
Black Crowes
Profile and biography of the rock band Black Crowes.
How to Destroy Angels - 'How to Destroy Angels'...
Review of 'How to Destroy Angels,' the self-titled 2010 EP from the rock band How to Destroy Angels.
Nickelback - 'Here and Now' Review
Review of 'Here and Now,' the 2011 album from rock band Nickelback.
Scars on Broadway
Profile and biography of the rock band Scars on Broadway.

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