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Singer Billy Idol Admits He's No Longer Sober

By McCarton Ackerman

The legendary singer recently said that he has fallen off the wagon while out promoting his new memoir. MORE  

Phil Collins Says He 'Nearly Died' From Drinking

By Paul Gaita

A host of health and personal problems led the Grammy-winning performer to fall down the well of addiction to alcohol and prescription drugs. MORE  

Documentary Examines Addiction Among Classical Musicians

By McCarton Ackerman

The British-made Addicts Symphony explores the surprising rise of drug abuse among classical musicians. MORE  

Sting Admits Using Drugs As a 'Creative Tool'

By McCarton Ackerman

The legendary singer-songwriter has lit up on more than one occasion to overcome writer's block. MORE  

Sum 41’s Deryck Whibley Hospitalized From Years of ‘Hard Boozing’

By Shawn Dwyer

The pop rock frontman was near death before being rushed to the hospital and emerged a month later looking like a shell of his former self. MORE  

Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir Talks About Jerry Garcia’s Addiction

By Shawn Dwyer

The singer-guitarist spoke with HuffPost Live’s Ricky Camilleri about the music icon’s struggle with his addiction and his health. MORE  

Wife of Slipknot Bassist Blames Doctor For Overdose Death

By McCarton Ackerman

Daniel Baldi could face 18 years in prison if convicted for his role in Paul Gray's death, as well as the deaths of several others. MORE  

Morning Roundup: July 1, 2013

By The Fix staff

Drug tests before exams could curb students' ritalin use, investigation reveals copious cocaine use at Wimbeldon tennis tournament, and the Church of England considers "champagne christenings." MORE  

Daft Punk Avoided Death by Ecstasy

By May Wilkerson

The electronic music duo quit the party drug in the '90s—after they were nearly hit by a truck. MORE  

Drunk Liam Gallagher Tries To Ride a Dog

By McCarton Ackerman

The hard-boozing British rocker takes a hairy joyride before walking out on a £300 pub bill. MORE  

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