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All signs are pointing to the granddaddy off all rock festivals happening this October on the Coachella Festival grounds. Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, the Who, and Roger Waters, have all posted 30-second videos of vintage footage and songs onto their Facebook pages, which end with...
Pearl Jam performed its 1991 debut Ten front to back to kick off its show in Philadelphia on Friday night (April 29th), just months before the album's 25th anniversary. This marked the second time in their career that the band has performed the full Ten album all the way through...
Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee is the latest musician to put a Calabasas, California home on the market. He's asking $5.99 million for the 10,000-square foot hilltop home in a gated community. It has five bedrooms, six baths, a basement garage, recording studio, atrium with a...
This year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony will air on HBO tonight at 7pm, three weeks after it was held at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The Class of 2016 is made up of Cheap Trick, Chicago, Deep Purple, Steve Miller and N.W.A. Though all but N.W.A...
We now know why former Motörhead drummer Mikkey Dee is sitting out the upcoming Thin Lizzy reunion shows, which he was going to do -- he will instead join The Scorpions on their U.S. tour in May. He'll fill in for James Kottak, who is dealing with medical issues. Scorpions...
Add Bruce Dickinson of Iron Maiden to the list of musicians not sure about Axl Rose fronting AC/DC in Europe over the next month. Dickinson tells Australia's Adelaide Now, "It's an odd situation. I hope Brian Johnson can get some respite for whatever his medical issue is. He's a...
Neil Young has a new album out on June 17th. Earth features live recordings from his 2015 tour with The Promise of the Real along with musical and sound effect overdubs. Young says, "Earth flows as a collection of 13 songs from throughout my life, songs I have written about...
The memory of late AC/DC singer Bon Scott will be honored this weekend by the Scottish town of Kirriemuir, Scott's birthplace, when it unveils a life-sized statue of the singer. The statue will be revealed during the tenth annual Bon Scott international festival, Bonfest, by...
Roger Daltrey has soldiered on over the past decade while dealing with a handful of health issues, but amazingly, during the recent Who shows, his voice is sounding stronger and healthier than it has in the past 15 years. Daltrey shared his secret for maintaining his chops,...