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Happy Birthday to "The Boss" -- Bruce Springsteen -- who turns 65 today (September 23rd). Springsteen will next appear on November 5th at the New York Comedy Festival’s Stand Up For Heroes 8 benefit. The show, held at Manhattans's Theater at Madison Square Garden, includes Louis...
What is likely the last ever Pink Floyd album, titled The Endless River, will be released on November 10th and produced by David Gilmour, Phil Manzanera, Youth, and Andy Jackson. Floyd’s two remaining members, guitarist David Gilmour and drummer Nick Mason spoke about the album...
Keith Richards isn’t ruling out a second volume of memoirs, following his best selling debut, 2010's autobiography, Life, co-written by James Fox. Richards, who’s just published his first children’s book, Gus & Me: The Story Of My Granddad And My First Guitar, with daughter...
George Harrison fans have been counting down to today (September 23rd) for the long awaited release of the deluxe, eight-disc boxed edition, The Apple Years 1968-75. All the discs are digitally remastered versions of Harrison’s first six solo albums released between 1968 and...
Celebrity lookalikes Chad Smith and Will Ferrell teamed up for another musical event last Friday night (September 19th), although this time the Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer and the Anchorman star were not competing in a "drum-off.” The pair took part in a jam of the Rolling...
Metallica's Lars Ulrich and Robert Trujillo, Slash, Jane's Addiction frontman Perry Farrell, Red Hot Chili Peppers singer Anthony Kiedis and Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz were among the dozens of celebrities who attended pro skater Tony Hawk's 11th annual Stand Up For...
This December will mark the 10th anniversary of the death of Pantera and Damageplan guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, and in a new interview on wrestler Chris Jericho's podcast, Darrell's brother and bandmate, Hellyeah drummer Vinnie Paul, says he's finally "found peace" with...
Coming on November 11th is the latest Queen compilation, titled, Queen Forever. The set features three previously unreleased Freddie Mercury songs: the Freddie Mercury duet with Michael Jackson -- "There Must Be More To Life Than This" -- begun during Queen’s 1982 Hot Space...
You wouldn't think that Slash needs guitar lessons at this stage of his career, but he admitted in a new interview with Classic Rock that he still gets schooled once in a while -- by his own lead singer, Myles Kennedy. The guitar icon explained, "Myles teaches me stuff...