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From The Doors To X, Ray Manzarek’s Legacy – In His Own Words

Yesterday, The Doors’ Ray Manzarek, who provided the classic keyboard riffs that became synonymous with the band’s most iconic songs, lost his battle to cancer at the age of 74. Musicians ranging from Slash to American […]

05/21/2013

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[Showbiz Beat] The Doors’ Ray Manzarek Passes Away, ABC’s “Sing Your Face Off” Will Be Random + More

Check out the latest Hollywood stories Ralph is covering in his Showbiz Beat

05/21/2013

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Sluggo’s Video Of The Day: Time Zone “World Destruction” Plus A Whole Bunch More!

Happy end of the world to you! Just think, if it hadn’t been for those darn Mayans and their stupid calendar, we could have kept right on living forever. BUT NOOOO! They decided today should […]

KROQ-FM–12/21/2012

Layne Staley of Alice In Chains (Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Top 10 Rock Star Drug Overdoses

Sadly, the history of rock is littered with tales of immense talent being snuffed by addiction to lethal narcotics. Here is our breakdown of 10 of the worst-case scenarios when rock stars got mixed up with hard drugs and lost.

11/20/2012

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Vote For The Greatest Rock Drummer Of All Time – #KingOfBeats

Just exactly who is the best rock and roll drummer to ever bash a kit into submission? Vote for your favorite beat-keeper now!

11/06/2012

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Dead Sara On Touring With Muse: “They Are F-ing Arena Shows!”

There’s a good chance that Dead Sara rocks out harder than you do. When’s the last time you played guitar so hard that you fractured a rib? Happily, the band will be healed in time to tour with UK band Muse.

10/16/2012

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Incubus’ Mike Einziger Accepts Best Alt-Rock Guitarist Poll Trophy

The six-string axe-slinger Mike Einziger was the runaway winner in our online poll looking for your favorite alt-rock guitarist. We met up with the guitarist in Malibu to talk about how it feels to win an actual trophy for rocking out.

10/11/2012

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Deadmau5 Vs. Skrillex: Who Is The King Of EDM?

In the current battle for superiority in the rapidly expanding world of EDM, none loom larger than Deadmau5 and Skrillex. We pit the two beat barons in a battle for dance floor supremacy.

08/20/2012

Skrillex and members of The Doors

[Watch] New Music Video For Skrillex & The Doors “Breakn’ A Sweat”

As some of you know, dubstep has been making it’s way onto the KROQ airwaves as of late and it’s all thanks to one man – [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Skrillex[/lastfm]. It started with the track he did […]

01/17/2012

[List] Does Winning "Best Picture" Equal Best Soundtrack? Not Necessarily.

Over the years, there have been several movies that have had amazing KROQ-esque soundtracks, but the films themselves may have been somewhat forgettable. With the Oscars upon us this Sunday at 8pm, I went on a […]

02/23/2011

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