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Rush has announced a 34-city North American tour in celebration of the band’s 40th anniversary. The R40 LIVE Tour kicks off on May 8th at Tulsa, Oklahoma’s BOK Center and winds down on August 1st in Los Angeles, California at the Forum. Tickets will go on sale starting January...
Just one day after the unveiling of "supergroup" Art Of Anarchy, one member is distancing himself from the project. Singer Scott Weiland said in a new Facebook post that he won't be touring with the group, writing, "I just saw some press about a side project called art of...
It was 29 years ago tonight (January 23rd, 1986) that the first inductees entered the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in a ceremony held at New York City's Waldorf-Astoria. The inaugural class of the Hall of Fame featured rock's forefathers: Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley, Little Richard...
Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder, Rage Against The Machine's Tom Morello, and Jack White are among the musicians, actors and celebrities getting their very own baseball cards as part of a new set of cards coming from Topps next month. The cards are part of Topps’ 2015 Series 1 and also...
Hinder has replaced its lead singer for the second time in less than two years. After recruiting Nolan Neal to replace original frontman Austin Winkler following the latter's departure in late 2013, the band has announced that Neal himself has been shown the door. In a new post...
It’s looking like Peter Frampton and Cheap Trick are shaping up to be one of this summer’s hottest double bills. So far, the two kings of the ‘70s live album are, as of now, set for seven co-headlining dates in June, July, and August. On a nightly basis, Peter Frampton truly...
For many Bruce Springsteen diehards, the Holy Grail is the electric E Street Band version of 1982's Nebraska album. The band began fleshing out the songs in the studio prior to "The Boss" deciding to release his demo tape as the album master. Several songs originally written for...
Bob Dylan has chosen the senior citizens magazine AARP to publicize his upcoming standards collection, Shadows In The Night -- rather than the more likely outlets, such as Rolling Stone, Billboard, Mojo, or Uncut. On the new set, Dylan has tackled tunes which have all at one...
A 12-year-old boy from Scotland could get to open for AC/DC when the band comes to Glasgow on its world tour this June. After a video of Kris McDowall performing the band's classic "You Shook Me All Night Long" went viral, an online petition has been started on Facebook asking...