A word-of-mouth scene generated on the streets of LA, hair metal might have cleaned up its act, but it retains a swagger that has timeless appeal.
Like all award shows, the Grammys are always bound to satisfy, surprise, and rankle in equal measure, and there have been some surprising wins in the past.
The album features the best-loved songs by the teenage band of Cherie Currie, Joan Jett, Lita Ford, Jackie Fox and Sandy West.
The 20th anniversary event will also feature the band's Bruce Kulick, plus Lita Ford and more.
The third annual 'Ride For Ronnie' motorcyle rally and concert in tribute to former Black Sabbath, Ranbow and Dio singer Ronnie James Dio is announced.
Ex-Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley is previewing his Origins Vol. 1 album with a version of Cream's 'White Room,' which you can listen to via Rolling Stone here.