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Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell said recently that the band had started working on material for its next album and he was apparently telling the truth: a photo posted at the group's Facebook account on Wednesday (September 2nd), showed the band members in the studio with...
Halestorm singer Lzzy Hale joined Thee Rock 'N' Roll Residency on stage Tuesday night (September 1st) at the Dan McGuiness pub in Nashville, Tennessee to perform covers of classic songs from Black Sabbath, AC/DC and Jefferson Starship. Halestorm guitarist Joe Hottinger joined in...
Keith Richards admits that his solo work allows a side of him to come out that isn't evident in his catalogue of songs with Mick Jagger. Richards, who on September 18th will release both his first new solo album in 23 years called, Crosseyed Heart -- along with the new Netflix...
Drummer Kenney Jones credits the sound of the Faces to the band rallying around Ron Wood while he developed his distinctive guitar style. Newly released is You Can Make Me Dance, Sing Or Anything (1970-1975), the band's latest box set, which features newly remastered versions of...
Forbes magazine disputes a report by Britain's Mirror newspaper that Bono is a billionaire and the world's richest musician. The Mirror says it was his Elevation Partners equity firm's purchase of a 2.3% share of Facebook that increased his bank account to 10-figures, but Forbes...
Another annual edition of the MTV Video Music Awards has come and gone, and once again the alleged awards ceremony is being criticized for a distinct lack of rock acts in the lineup alongside the usual pop freakshow. Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong took to Twitter to...
It was Dave Grohl's turn to cry during Foo Fighters' massive show at Chicago's Wrigley Field over the weekend, as Grohl told the audience what Chicago meant to him musically and shared some of Nirvana's history with the city. Grohl said, "Let me tell you something, tonight is...
Graham Nash has 20 songs recorded for his next solo album, to be titled, Now/Then. Nash spoke to McCall.com and revealed that after Crosby, Stills, & Nash wrapped up their last string of dates, he and the band's guitarist -- and Nash's solo tour companion -- Shane Fontayne...
Australian tour promoter AJ Maddah has shot down rumors that a reunited Guns N' Roses lineup was being courted to headline that country's Soundwave festival next year. The rumor got started when the owner of Cherry Bar in Melbourne appeared on Triple M radio Down Under and said...