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John Lennon's killer Mark David Chapman was denied parole for the ninth time yesterday (August 29th), according to The Guardian. The New York Board of Parole's three-person panel said in a statement on Monday: "In spite of many favorable factors, we find all to be outweighed by...
Steven Tyler spoke at length about the beauty in making mistakes and chalking them up to being the ultimate life experience. During a chat with GQ, the Aerosmith frontman, who's touring behind his debut solo album, We're All Somebody From Somewhere, explained, "People always say...
Bryan Adams credits old friend Elton John as being his primary inspiration for his charitable work. A decade ago, Adams launched the Bryan Adams Foundation following the massive tsunami that struck Southern Asia. The Foundation "aims to improve the quality of people’s lives...
Ozzy Osbourne said in a new interview with Metro that his plans following the end of Black Sabbath's current farewell tour include getting to work on a new solo album. Ozzy explained, "I'm currently playing around with some song ideas. I have a few things jotted down, and once...
Pink Floyd 's "Comfortably Numb" showcases the talents of guitarist David Gilmour . Well, here's another version of the song played by an unknown but talented guitarist Jamie Dupuis, who performs it on a harp guitar -- which is a six string acoustic guitar combined with a six-...
AC/DC unearthed another long-unperformed song for the kick-off of its new North American tour on Saturday night (August 27th) in Greensboro, North Carolina, playing the song "Live Wire" in concert for the first time in more than three decades. The track is from the band's second...
Mick Jagger is going to be a dad again -- and while he won't be raising his eighth child, he'll pay the mother five figures a month to do so. The 72 year old Rolling Stones frontman will have the kid with 29 year old ballerina Melanie Hamrick. The baby is due in December. In...
Timothy B. Schmit says that he and other Eagles bandmates are "still processing" Glenn Frey's death. He sat down with Rolling Stone recently to discuss his forthcoming solo album, Leap of Faith, and ended up opening up about Frey's sudden death in the process. Schmit said: "...
Bruce Springsteen fans who came out for his three shows at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. got record-breaking bang for their buck. CBS reports that Springsteen played for three house and 52 minutes at the first show on August 23rd, breaking his personal record for...