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Nobody can say rock is only a young man's game with no less than three Rock and Roll Hall of Famers debuting in the Top 10 this week on the Billboard 200 album charts. The reliable Hits Daily Double has projected Eric Clapton's latest collection, I Still Do, will come in at...
Who fans will finally get a chance to see what happened to "Jimmy Cooper," the hero of the band's 1973 rock opera, Quadrophenia, with the follow-up to the band's 1979 movie, titled, To Be Someone, starting production this summer. NME reported the film will be based on the novel...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich said in a new interview with Metal Forces that June will be a decisive month for the band's long-awaited 10th studio album. Ulrich revealed, "We're now coming towards the end of the musical creative process and we're starting to look ahead and the...
On Sunday night (May 29th) Bono joined Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band for a powerful rendition of "Because The Night" at Dublin’s Croke Park, according to Backstreets.com. Bono and "The Boss" have performed the tune together twice before -- most recently on October...
Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis said in an interview with Australian TV program Sunday Night that drugs did not play a role in the illness that put him in the hospital and forced the band to cancel two shows earlier this month. Asked about rumors that he had...
Guns N' Roses , Kid Rock , Nikki Sixx and many others paid tribute on Memorial Day to the many soldiers who sacrificed everything for the United States and the troops who continue to serve and protect the country today. Rock told us a while back that Americans need to remember...
Ozzy Osbourne made an appearance at Birmingham Children’s Hospital last week. The Black Sabbath vocalist has a past with the hospital, telling The Mirror, “My son Louis was in Birmingham Children’s Hospital for quite a while as a child and the staff took such good care of him,...
House Speaker Paul Ryan is not a fan of AC/DC’s decision to use Axl Rose as the lead singer of the band’s current tour, calling it “strange.” Ryan and Politico’s Glenn Thrush discussed the pairing, saying, (Ryan) The raspy voice of most of what people think of as AC/DC — 'Whole...
It was 48 years ago today (May 30th, 1968) that the Beatles began recording their 30-song self-titled double album, which is commonly known as "The White Album." The album's first session was for John Lennon's "Revolution 1," which was recorded in London at EMI's Studio Two,...