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It was 47 years ago today (December 6th, 1969) that the Rolling Stones held their ill-fated free concert at the Altamont Speedway in Livermore, California. The bill, which also included Santana, the Jefferson Airplane, the Flying Burrito Brothers, and Crosby, Stills, Nash &...
Guns N' Roses guitarist Richard Fortus said in a new interview with Favazz that money was not the motivating factor in either singer Axl Rose reuniting with guitarist Slash and bassist Duff McKagan or Rose now hitting the stage on time. Fortus explained, "Axl has been going on...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich , who is a liberal politically, was asked in a brand new interview with Vulture if he ever discusses politics with frontman James Hetfield , who has described himself as being somewhat conservative. Ulrich replied, "I swear to you, I talk to James...
The Police are being wooed by the organizers of Indio, California's "Desert Trip" festival, according to a report by Britain's The Mirror . Last October's inaugural two weekend bash featured such legends as the Rolling Stones, the Who, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Roger Waters,...
Although they've been coy with the press about their upcoming touring plans, a source close to The Rolling Stones revealed that a string of stadium dates is in the cards for 2017. The band, who just released the critically acclaimed blues covers collection, Blue & Lonesome,...
Stone Temple Pilots paid tribute to their former singer Scott Weiland on Saturday (December 3rd), the first anniversary of his death. The three surviving members of the group wrote in a Facebook post: "Here we are. A year has passed since you've been gone. We often think of you...
A representative for Nickelback has contacted the Kensington Police Service on Canada's Prince Edward Island and demanded that they take down the Facebook post that went viral this week, in which the police warned drivers that they would be subjected to listening to the Canadian...
Today (December 5th) marks the 43rd anniversary of the release of Paul McCartney & Wings' Band On The Run album. Band On The Run, which reunited McCartney with legendary Beatles engineer Geoff Emerick, included three Top 10 hits -- "Helen Wheels," which peaked at Number 10...
Guns N' Roses is coming back to North America next summer for at least another 15 stadium dates, as the band continues its wildly successful "Not In This Lifetime" reunion tour. Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan, along with guitarist Richard Fortus, drummer Frank Ferrer and...