Hard rock

  1. Aerosmith Returns, Still Not Jaded

    July 19, 2012 6:25 PM EDT Aerosmith returns nearly a dozen years after its last all-original album With a hard-rocking new single, "Legendary Child," and its first album in eight years arriving this fall, Aerosmith is indeed feeling like it's back in the sad ...

  2. Watch the Billboard Battle of the Bands (Live Stream)

    May 18, 2012 10:45 PM EDT The Billboard Battle of the Bands begins at 8 pm (PT) with six of the country's best and most talented unsigned acts as voted on by Billboard readers, one from each of six regions: Saints of Valory (Southwest), Savannah Outen (Northwest), Tak ...

  3. The Year in Rock: Who's the New Kid?

    December 09, 2011 10:20 AM EST The fragmented genre of rock has morphed into one side of a hyphenate, paired with every other genre under the sun as to say, "this music has guitars." The industry, too, plays its hand in the over-categorization of rock, from the Grammy ...

  4. Disturbed Nets Fourth No. 1 on Billboard 200 with 'Asylum'

    September 08, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Rock band Disturbed claims its fourth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200, as "Asylum" debuts atop the list with 179,000 sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It's the act's fourth consecutive studio set to debut at No. 1, a feat ...

  5. AC/DC Finally Wins A Grammy

    February 01, 2010 12:00 AM EST Anglo-Australian rockers AC/DC won the first Grammy of their career, ending one of the most notable snubs by the music industry's top awards. The band won the best hard rock performance statuette for the song "War Machine," beating ...

  6. The Year In Music & Touring: Disappointing Guns N' Roses Sales Show The Limits Of Exclusives

    December 14, 2008 12:00 AM EST When Wal-Mart sold 784,000 copies of AC/DC's "Black Ice" during the album's first week in stores, many label executives believed that more superstars would release albums exclusively through big-box retailers. And when Best Buy ...

  7. Hagar Inks With New Roadrunner Imprint

    September 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Sammy Hagar is the first signing to new Roadrunner imprint Loud & Proud, which will focus on established artists. His label debut, "Cosmic Universal Fashion," will arrive Nov. 18. The album's title track was written online by Ha ...

  8. New AC/DC Album To Be Wal-Mart Exclusive

    August 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT As expected, AC/DC's new album, "Black Ice," will be sold exclusively in the U.S. via Wal-Mart, Sam's Club and the band's Web site, beginning Oct. 20. First single "Rock'n'Roll Train" will hit U.S. radi ...

  9. World Tour To Follow New AC/DC Album?

    July 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT AC/DC will embark on a world tour before the end of the year in support of its next studio album, according to authoritative fan site Electric Shock. The album is likely to be titled "Black Ice" and will be released Oct. 28 in North Amer ...

  10. Roadrunner Signs Aussie Band Airbourne

    July 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Roadrunner Records has signed Australian hard rock band Airbourne, and will release its debut album "Runnin' Wild" early 2008 in the United State and Europe. The album, released in its home territory through EMI Music Australia, ent ...

  11. Alter Bridge

    August 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Former Creed members go hard rock with this debut album. Former Creed members go hard rock with this debut album. News ...