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The replica of the Steven Tyler Skittles portrait from his Super Bowl 50 commercial sold for $7,000 on eBay. Proceeds from the auction will support Janie's Fund, the foundation Tyler launched that raises money and awareness to help provide trauma-informed care to girls who have...
Former Van Halen frontman Sammy Hagar was asked in a new interview with the Daily Bulletin what he would do if the band asked him to return. Hagar replied, "My favorite thing to say without biting my own tongue is 'no comment.' Every time I turned around, it was a no-win...
The surviving Eagles and Jackson Browne will team up to salute the late Glenn Frey on February 15th at the Grammy telecast, according to Billboard. Frey died on January 18th in New York City at age 67 due to complications from Rheumatoid Arthritis, Acute Ulcerative Colitis, and...
Stone Temple Pilots bassist Robert DeLeo and guitarist Dean DeLeo defended their use of the band's name during an interview on Tuesday (February 9th) with KSHE sister station KPNT . Responding to a fan who called in and suggested that the band should change its name in the wake...
Mick Jagger's son, 30-year-old actor, James Jagger, is definitely the buzz worthy star of the new HBO series, Vinyl, which premieres on Sunday (February 14th). Vinyl is executive produced by his dad with Martin Scorsese, who directed the pilot episode. James plays the punkish...
Eddie Vedder, Chris Cornell, James Bay, The Shins, Of Monsters and Men and Regina Spektor are among the artists covering Beatles songs for a new Netflix kids series. Beat Bugs will debut in August. the animated series will incorporate the songs to tell "uplifting and life-...
It was 53 years ago today (February 11th, 1963), that the Beatles recorded their first album, Please Please Me, in just under 10 hours. The album also featured both sides of their first two singles -- "Love Me Do"/"P.S. I Love You," and "Please Please Me"/"Ask Me Why," which had...
Foo Fighters are the leading rock nominee at the third annual iHeartRadio Music Awards. Dave Grohl and company are up for Best Tour, Rock Artist of the Year and Alternative Rock Artist of the Year. Breaking Benjamin and Three Days Grace each have two nominations. U2 and...
Roughly 300 vintage, autographed and rare electric and acoustic guitars will be sold at auction in New York this month. Many of the instruments come from George Benson's collection, but others were previously owned by Eddie Van Halen, Nils Lofgren, Eric Clapton, Gordon Waller (...