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Asia bassist and lead vocalist John Wetton has issued a statement regarding recent his cancer surgery, according to Vintage Vinyl News. Fans were hipped to him receiving some type of health procedure back on May 13th when he tweeted that he would be “out of action for some days...
Pete Townshend urged good friends Ray and Dave Davies to reunite in 2014 for the Kinks' 50th anniversary. The rock world was gearing up for some type of team-up last year by the often-estranged brothers when it seemed -- finally -- that both of them were on the same page...
In addition to his many talents -- including fronting Kiss, Paul Stanley is known as a painter, an author and now a “lifestyle designer.” Blabbermouth.net reported that Stanley has joined forces with social media marketing company, Epic Rights to the launch the “all-new...
Eddie Money has added 14 new stops to his ever-growing 2015 tour, eventually winding down his dates in late-December. Additional shows now on the books include gigs in Ohio, Iowa, Indiana, Illinois, California, Wyoming, Washington, Kentucky, Nevada, Texas, Arkansas, Michigan,...
One of the biggest rumors regarding the Beatles' recording career was that they had intended to cut tracks at Memphis' legendary Stax Studios. A new letter has been uncovered written by George Harrison in 1966, which proves that the “Fab Four” did indeed intend on recording...
Foo Fighters and Taylor Swift performed at Radio 1’s Big Weekend at Earlham Park in Norwich, England over the weekend. Dave Grohl, Foo Fighters’ front man, dedicated “Congregation” to Taylor Swift, which they wrote together in Swift’s hometown of Nashville. Said Grohl: “I’m...
Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson has revealed that he has arthritis and that it's getting more severe -- which could be one of the deciding factors in how much longer the Canadian trio continues to tour. Lifeson told Classic Rock, "I’ve had it for 10 years -- and this is the first...
The Rolling Stones are back on the road in North America and opened their stadium tour on Sunday (May 24th) with a career spanning 20-song set at San Diego’s Petco Park. Although, the band’s Sticky Fingers was not performed in its entirety as it was on May 20th at the Stones'...
Paul McCartney packed a double barrel surprise for his London fans at his Saturday night (May 23rd) show at The O2 Arena. For the die-hards, he gave them the live premiere of his 1980 synth-based McCartney II favorite, "Temporary Secretary" -- a tune fans never imagined seeing...