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A new Rolling Stones album of blues covers will be released in December, according to Ultimate Classic Rock . The Stones' producer for the past 22 years, Don Was, said during an interview on Australian radio, "The album consists of covers of blues songs of Chicago. It was...
Van Halen frontman David Lee Roth says that he is being harassed by a stalker who has called his phone nearly 100 times in the past few months. In a post at his official website , Roth wrote, "Help! I have a stalker. A very real one. 75 stalker phone calls in the last four...
Metallica frontman James Hetfield said in a new interview with BBC 6 Music that his band stays away from topics like politics or religion in their music. According to Loudwire , when asked about the lyrical themes on the band's new album, Hardwired...To Self-Destruct, Hetfield...
After a long summer tour rocking across North America, Peter Frampton kicks off his latest "Raw" acoustic tour tonight (September 30th) in Charleston, South Carolina's Charleston Music Hall. The shows, which feature Frampton delving into his back catalogue with the help of...
Released today (September 30th) is Blue Mountain -- Grateful Dead co-founder Bob Weir's first collection of original songs since 2000. The album was co-written and co-produced by singer/songwriter Josh Ritter. Weir has a nine-date string of shows, dubbed the "Campfire Tour," set...
Former Triumph frontman Rik Emmett has released the first single from his new album, Res 9, which will be out on November 11th. " Human Race " features a contribution from fellow Canadian and Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson , and the album reunites Emmett with his Triumph bandmates...
Tom Petty has been named as the 2017 'MusiCares Person of The Year' with the annual ceremony set for February 10th in Los Angeles. Petty posted a message regarding the honor on his official website (TomPetty.com), saying, "I am so very pleased to be honored as the MusiCares...
Coming on November 4th is Mötley Crüe: The End - Live In Los Angeles. The concert, from December 31st, 2015, will be released on DVD/CD, Blu-ray/CD, and digital formats, capturing the band's sold-out Staples Center concert in L.A., which put an end to the band's touring career,...
Ozzy Osbourne's wife and manager Sharon said on Tuesday night's (September 27th) edition of Conan that she and her husband have worked out their issues since it was revealed earlier in the year that Ozzy was having an extra-marital affair, reports Blabbermouth . Asked by Conan O...