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Roger Daltrey tells Rolling Stone if The Who's 50th anniversary tour is their last, he's "very pleased we're ending in good form. We can't replace John Entwistle and Keith Moon, who died, but the quality of the music that we're playing now and the way we're playing it is as high...
Bad Company just announced U.K. dates for October, and ominously, they're calling those shows their Swan Song tour. So we asked a spokesman for the band if this is a nod to Led Zeppelin's label, which signed them in 1973, or truly their goodbye to their homeland. The reply: "...
Ronnie Wood's wife Sally gave birth to twin girls on Monday. The Rolling Stones guitarist tells London's Sun they "are delighted to announce the birth of their twins Gracie Jane and Alice Rose." Gracie weighed in at six-pounds, Alice at five pounds, 11 ounces. The babies are the...
Nobody can say rock is only a young man's game with no less than three Rock and Roll Hall of Famers debuting in the Top 10 this week on the Billboard 200 album charts. The reliable Hits Daily Double has projected Eric Clapton's latest collection, I Still Do, will come in at...
Who fans will finally get a chance to see what happened to "Jimmy Cooper," the hero of the band's 1973 rock opera, Quadrophenia, with the follow-up to the band's 1979 movie, titled, To Be Someone, starting production this summer. NME reported the film will be based on the novel...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich said in a new interview with Metal Forces that June will be a decisive month for the band's long-awaited 10th studio album. Ulrich revealed, "We're now coming towards the end of the musical creative process and we're starting to look ahead and the...
On Sunday night (May 29th) Bono joined Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band for a powerful rendition of "Because The Night" at Dublin’s Croke Park, according to Backstreets.com. Bono and "The Boss" have performed the tune together twice before -- most recently on October...
Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis said in an interview with Australian TV program Sunday Night that drugs did not play a role in the illness that put him in the hospital and forced the band to cancel two shows earlier this month. Asked about rumors that he had...
Guns N' Roses , Kid Rock , Nikki Sixx and many others paid tribute on Memorial Day to the many soldiers who sacrificed everything for the United States and the troops who continue to serve and protect the country today. Rock told us a while back that Americans need to remember...