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Joey Kramer took time out during a new interview with Classic Rock magazine to slam The Rolling Stones. Aerosmith kicks off the overseas portion of its farewell tour, dubbed "Aero-Verdici Baby," on May 17th in Tel Aviv, Israel. Kramer bragged to the magazine, "First of all, as...
It may be more than 26 years later, but a British songwriter/guitarist wants to get paid by U2. He's claiming the band ripped off his song for the U2 track "The Fly." In a lawsuit filed in Manhattan federal court, Paul Rose claims the song from U2's 1991 album Achtung Baby...
Soundgarden has announced a North American headlining tour that will kick off on May 3rd in Atlanta, winding down on May 27th at the Rocklahoma festival in Pryor, Oklahoma. The three-and-a-half week run is being built around the quartet's appearances at festivals like Rock On...
It was 50 years ago today (February 28th, 1967) that The Beatles began sessions for "Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds." As opposed to their first album in 1963, in which the majority of the album was recorded in one marathon 11-hour session, the Beatles were now afforded the luxury...
It was 40 years ago today (February 27th, 1977) that Keith Richards was arrested in Toronto for possession of heroin. Richards, who was in town to perform with the Rolling Stones at the El Mocambo Club for their upcoming concert album, Love You Live, was awakened by the Royal...
Metallica frontman James Hetfield told the South China Morning Post that he was not offended at the band's set list being censored by the Chinese government when it played in that country last month, forcing the group to drop songs like "Master Of Puppets," "One" and "Hardwired...
AC/DC guitarist Angus Young reportedly wants to make a new album with Axl Rose on lead vocals, according to a report from Australia's Noise 11 . The report, which comes on the heels of Young joining Guns N' Roses onstage during that band's two recent concerts in Melbourne and...
Today (February 25th) would have been George Harrison's 74th birthday. Harrison, the first of the Beatles to embrace Eastern philosophies and culture, will also be remembered for his humanitarian efforts, such as his 1971 Concert For Bangladesh for famine relief. Harrison died...
ZZ Top has announced the May and June dates for its Tonnage Tour, which is underway with shows in Louisville, Kentucky tonight (Friday), Northfield, Ohio Saturday and Schenectady, New York on Sunday. The spring leg runs from May 12th in Amarillo, Texas through June 10th in...