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Both a new narrative film and a documentary about the life and career of late AC/DC singer Bon Scott are in the works, according to Billboard.com. The documentary, titled Looking For Bon, will explore Scott's life from 1970 to 1974. The film will be followed by a Bon Scott...
Phil Collins says that due to the nerve damage he's suffered in his elbow, he's been rendered useless behind a drum kit. Collins spoke to Uncut and explained that despite corrective surgery, he's been left with two numb fingers on his left hand and is unable to even grip a...
John Mellencamp is gearing up for his longest tour in recent years, performing a whopping 80 dates between late-January and early-August. Over the course of the trek, Mellencamp will be playing some of America’s most legendary venues, including such historic arenas as New York...
Steven Van Zandt was happy to entrust his guitar duties with Tom Morello while his acting career took him away from roadwork as part of the E Street Band. Van Zandt, who missed several runs with Bruce Springsteen and the band due to filming of his Netfix series, Lilyhammer,...
With Christmas just one day away (December 25th), we thought we'd check in with a couple of our favorite musicians and get their thoughts on the holiday. Call him a Grinch or just a sourpuss, but Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins told us that he's just not feeling the...
It was 44 years ago Friday (December 26th, 1970) that George Harrison scored the first Number One hit by an ex-Beatle with his single "My Sweet Lord," which went on to top the charts for four weeks. The tune, which he had first produced as a gospel song for good friend Billy...
Legendary singer Joe Cocker, one of the most distinctive and influential voices of the rock era, died yesterday (December 22nd) of small cell lung cancer at age 70 at his Crawford, Colorado ranch. The Huffington Post reported that Cocker is survived by his wife of 27 years, Pam...
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd spoke to ONE News for the first time since his arrest last month on charges of drug possession and threatening to kill, calling the charges "ludicrous" and saying that he fully intended to remain a member of AC/DC. Rudd said, "This has just been a big...
Pearl Jam singer Eddie Vedder turns 50 years old today (Tuesday, December 23rd). Born on December 23rd, 1964 in Evanston, Illinois under the name Edward Severson, Vedder was plucked from relative obscurity to front a new band formed out of the ashes of rising Seattle stars...