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The Rolling Stones performed the McCoys’ classic 1965 chart-topper, “Hang On Sloopy” for the first time in nearly 50 years, during the group’s Saturday night (May 30th) show at Columbus, Ohio’s Ohio Stadium. Rolling Stone reported in 1985, the single -- which featured the great...
U2 ditched its massive new stage production for one evening to play a special show at the tiny Roxy nightclub on the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles on Thursday night (May 28th). 500 fans, celebrities and radio contest winners jammed the legendary venue to watch a 12-song set that...
According to Blabbermouth, the reissues will kick off on June 22nd with 1970's self-titled debut album, 1971's Paranoid and 1971's Master Of Reality. They will be followed on June 29th by 1972's Vol. 4, 1973's Sabbath Bloody Sabbath and 1975's Sabotage. On July 13th, 1976's...
AC/DC bassist Cliff Williams has sold his 13,223-square-foot, seven-room mansion in Fort Myers, Florida for the full asking price of $6,995,000. According to Blabbermouth, Williams purchased the house in 2010 for $5.1 million. It sits on 2.5 acres and features seven full...
Dave Grohl invited an eight-year-old boy onstage to sing "Times Like These" with him during a Foo Fighters show in England last week. Spotting the boy singing the tune while sitting on his mother's shoulders at the show, Grohl said, "You want him to come on stage? Come on...
Stone Temple Pilots vocalist Chester Bennington revealed in a new interview with A-Sides that the band considered changing its name after it dismissed original singer Scott Weiland and began working with Bennington in early 2013. Bennington explained, "We did talk about maybe...
Creed singer Scott Stapp and his wife Jaclyn are making the most of his recent recovery from last year's drug-fueled psychotic breakdown and subsequent diagnosis of bipolar disorder. According to Consequence Of Sound, the couple are going to star in season six of the VH1 reality...
Neil Young & Promise Of The Real have posted the first video from their upcoming album The Monsanto Years, which will be released on June 29th. Rolling Stone reported the track, called "A Rock Star Bucks A Coffee Shop," is the first from Young and the band, which also...
Fleetwood Mac is back on the road, and tonight, (June 1st) performs the second show of its latest European leg in Amsterdam. The band is on the cover of the latest issue of Mojo, and spoke frankly within about the Mac's past, present, and future. Stevie Nicks, who broke new...