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The Cars' sound would prove massively influential on radio-friendly guitar rock and synth-pop alike, and continues to be celebrated today.
Chuck Mosley, the original vocalist with pioneering alt-metal rockers Faith No More, has died at the age of 57, from addiction-related issues
Here we hail the top 10 hardcore punk bands for their sound, fury and DIY ethic, which have influenced newer genres. Discover the best hardcore bands.