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Metallica's performance with Lady Gaga on Sunday night (February 12th) at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles turned into something of a disaster when the Grammy sound crew did not turn frontman James Hetfield's mic on, forcing him to share the mic with Gaga after the...
Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready joined original KISS axeman Ace Frehley on stage Saturday night (February 11th) at the Neptune Theatre in Seattle to perform the KISS classic "Cold Gin." McCready, who guested on Frehley's all-star covers LP Origins Vol. 1, told Rolling Stone in...
Tom Petty was honored on Friday night (February 10th) with the 2017 "MusiCares Person of The Year" in Los Angeles. Vintage Vinyl News posted Petty's speech in its entirety, which included his first meeting of future friends George Harrison and Ringo Starr. Petty recalled: "I got...
David Bowie, Bob Dylan, and the Beatles scored Grammy's last night (February 12th) during The 59th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony held in Los Angeles. David Bowie's Blackstar snagged four awards -- - Best Rock Performance - Best Alternative Music Album - Best Recording Package...
It was 50 years ago today (February 13th, 1967) that The Beatles released their double A-sided single of "Strawberry Fields Forever" and "Penny Lane." The single contained two of the first three songs recorded for the group's upcoming Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album...
It was 50 years ago today (February 12th, 1967) that The Rolling Stones' Mick Jagger and Keith Richards were arrested at Richards' West Sussex, England home for drug possession. The bust followed Donovan's arrest by the same drug squad, led by Norman Pilcher, the previous year,...
It was 54 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...
As expected, Angus Young of AC/DC joined Guns N' Roses on stage in Sydney, Australia today. Young came out about two-thirds of the way into the show and led the band through two Bon Scott-era classics -- "Whole Lotta Rosie" and "Riff Raff.” Perhaps the most surprising thing...
Paul Stanley of KISS expects to resume working out in “another week or so” following the concussion he sustained last month skiing at Mammoth Mountain in California. Several guitars belonging to Neal Schon of Journey were damaged en route to Japan for the band’s tour there. Gary...