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Ladies and gentlemen…The Rolling Stones are back! The band has announced that they will kick off their new 15-city North American stadium, ZIP CODE Tour, in San Diego on May 24 at Petco Park. The band will visit Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City on Saturday, June 27. The tour...
AC/DC lead guitarist Angus Young turns 60 years old on today (March 31st). Since 1974, Angus has been the iconic image of the band in his trademark schoolboy uniform, while also influencing generations of guitar players with his fluid solos and the no-nonsense, blues-inspired,...
Out today (March 31st) is Van Halen's first-ever live album with singer David Lee Roth, titled Tokyo Dome Live In Concert. The set was recorded on June 21st, 2013 at the Tokyo Dome in Japan and features 23 songs taken from all seven albums the band has recorded with Roth on the...
The Rolling Stones will most likely announce their 2015 North American tour dates this morning at 8:30 a.m. ET, according to credible sources. Frontman Mick Jagger teased the news himself on his official Twitter account last night, posting: “Keep an eye on http://RollingStones...
Slash and his band Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators will release a double CD, triple vinyl set, Blu-ray and DVD on June 15th titled Live At The Roxy 25.9.14. According to Blabbermouth, the package was recorded on September 25th, 2014 at the legendary Roxy nightclub in West...
Former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland releases his new solo album with his backing band The Wildabouts on Tuesday (March 31st). The record is titled Blaster and we asked Weiland if he felt he had something to prove with this effort: "There's always that, when you're...
Styx guitarist James "JY" Young is thrilled to be heading back on the road with Def Leppard this summer. The way the shows will break down this time around is that opening act Tesla will get about 40 minutes, Styx a full hour, and the Def Leppard will wrap things up with a 90-...
Police guitarist Andy Summers is getting great notices for his new documentary, called Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police, now running in New York City. The film by editor/director Andy Grieveis is based on Summers' 2006 memoir, One Train Later, and features the...
1980’s hit-maker John Waite, best known for his 1984 chart-topper “Missing You,” has begin announcing a string of summer dates. Last year, Waite, released the career-spanning Best collection including eleven studio hits -- three of which were recently re-recorded -- five live...