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Original AC/DC singer Dave Evans is planning to write a book chronicling the history of the band’s first year together. Evans fronted the band for less than 10 months before being replaced by Bon Scott in October 1974. He recorded just one single with the band, "Can I Sit Next...
The surviving Faces - Rod Stewart, Ron Wood, and Kenney Jones - will reunite on September 5th to play a show benefiting Prostate Cancer UK. The concert, which is dubbed "Rock ‘n’ Horsepower" will once again be held in Surrey, England at Hurtwood Park Polo Club. At last year's...
Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr along with their respective wives, Nancy Shevell and Barbara Bach, were spotted out having dinner together in L.A., according to Showbiz411.com. The two surviving “Fabs” were having a quiet dinner on Sunday (August 2nd) at Craig’s on Melrose Avenue...
Queen and latest frontman Adam Lambert are bringing the latest leg of their tour to South America. The seven-date jaunt, which will play in Brazil, Argentina, and Chile, brings the band back to perhaps its most rabid fan base, which considers Queen among the biggest groups of...
Paul Stanley has announced his latest solo project, an R&B band, called Soul Station, according to Bravewords.com. Stanley will premiere the 10-piece band -- which also features Kiss drummer Eric Singer -- on September 11th at the group’s premiere gig at L.A.’s Roxy Theatre...
Soundgarden vocalist Chris Cornell told Total Guitar in a recent interview that he would be open to an Audioslave reunion. Cornell said, "I think it would be great. We did a lot of songs, and with the benefit of not having done anything with those guys for so long, I can’t...
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has pleaded not guilty to charges of breaching the conditions of his home detention, according to the Associated Press. The 61-year-old Rudd also faces charges of possessing and consuming alcohol, which constitute the breach in his sentence of eight...
Coming to CD and DVD on August 28th is the latest Jimi Hendrix vault release, Freedom: Jimi Hendrix Experience Atlanta Pop Festival, which took place on July 4th, 1970 -- just 10 weeks before his death. In addition to that, Jimi Hendrix: Electric Church, a new documentary...
There's probably never been a more reluctant rock star than Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts, and after over 50 years in the spotlight, his disdain for notoriety and all that comes with it hasn't diminished. He spoke about the double-edged sword of fame to Mojo magazine,...