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Metallica: Back To The Front, the long-awaited book on the making of Metallica's classic 1986 album Master Of Puppets, will see publication on September 13th. A special "Collector's Edition" of the tome will be available two weeks earlier on August 30th through Metallica.com and...
Coming on November 11th is Pink Floyd's most extensive box set to date, titled The Early Years 1965-1972. The gigantic, 27-disc collection features seven individual book-style packages, including never before released material. The collection features a treasure chest of "TV...
Following in good friend Elvis Costello's footsteps, Bruce Springsteen will issue a companion compilation album to his upcoming autobiography on September 23rd -- his 67th birthday. The new album, titled Chapter And Verse, features five previously unreleased early cuts by such...
Coming to theaters for one night only on September 3rd will be Havana Moon - The Rolling Stones Live In Cuba. The band's website (RollingStones.com) posted the news about the screening for the show taped last March 25th, which marked the band's first-ever gig in the country...
Sammy Hagar still goes on the road, but says he doesn't consider it touring. When asked, Sammy explained why he no longer does traditional tours, saying, "I play 15, 20, 30 shows a year and I play about 10 or 15 free at the Cabo Wabo every year. So I'm playing enough, but I don'...
Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash recently surprised the cast of the Broadway musical School Of Rock by jumping onstage during a rehearsal and jamming on some Guns songs with them, according to Loudwire. With Guns N' Roses in the New York area for a couple of shows, Slash stopped by...
The Who will perform its first complete performances of their 1969 rock opera Tommy in over 25 years. On March 30th and April 1st, 2017, the band will celebrate the 100th show performed for Teenage Cancer Trust at the Royal Albert Hall by premiering a new acoustic presentation...
Metallica and Pearl Jam singer Eddie Vedder are among the artists who will perform at this year's Global Citizen festival at Central Park in New York City on September 24th. Free tickets to the event can be earned by "completing actions to help promote and ensure that equitable...
The production manager for the current Guns N' Roses reunion tour shed some light on the trek's future and inner workings in a new interview with local Atlanta TV station WXIA. Speaking one day before the group's Wednesday night (July 27th) concert there, Dale "Opie" Skjerseth...