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Pink Floyd will reissue their catalog on vinyl this year. The first four releases will come out on June 3rd -- The Piper at the Gates of Dawn, A Saucerful of Secrets, the soundtrack from the film More and Ummagumma. Many of these albums have been out of print on vinyl for over...
In addition to developing a weekly Tuesday night wine tasting, Sammy Hagar is looking into a weekly all-day paella feast. This past Tuesday, he and his wife Kari threw a paella-on-the-patio test run party with a small group of 30 friends, including his Chickenfoot bandmate Joe...
Happy Birthday to Bob Seger who turns 71 today (May 6th)! At Bruce Springsteen's April 14th show at Auburn Hills, Michigan's Palace of Auburn Hills, Seger joined the E Street Band during the encore for "Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out" and a cover of the Isley Brothers' classic, "Shout...
Journey is out on the road with four fifths of its classic Escape/Frontiers lineup. Neal Schon, who's currently celebrating the Top Five success Santana IV -- the reunion album featuring the classic original lineup of Santana -- finally has most of his favorite lineup of Journey...
During Paul McCartney's Wednesday night (May 4th) Minneapolis gig at Target Center, he closed out the early-Wings standard "Hi, Hi, Hi" by launching into a rousing rendition of Prince's 1984 classic "Let's Go Crazy." Afterwards, McCartney said: "Here's to the man. Loved that guy...
A Texas man has set up an online GoFundMe campaign to raise $35,000 so he can "purchase" Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, according to the BBC. Rock 108 radio host Frank Pain explained at the campaign's page, "I'm his biggest fan and figured I can round up enough scratch to...
AC/DC didn't approach Axl Rose about replacing Brian Johnson. It was Axl's idea. He tells BBC 6 Music , "I called the day I read about it in the news, that there was a situation going on with Brian's hearing. I called a guy who's their production manager right now because I knew...
Would you sell a handwritten letter from Kurt Cobain to help pay your rent? That's exactly the decision '90s alternative icon Juliana Hatfield revealed she's dealing with in a new article. Hatfield writes about the note from the Nirvana frontman in a piece for The Talkhouse , in...
The person who invented wireless in-ear monitors claims his new device could get Brian Johnson back on stage with AC/DC without any further hearing damage. Stephen Ambrose says that his latest invention, the ADEL (Ambrose Diaphonic Ear Lens), adds an artificial ear drum to take...