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Out today (March 31st) is Van Halen's first-ever live album with singer David Lee Roth, titled Tokyo Dome Live In Concert. The set was recorded on June 21st, 2013 at the Tokyo Dome in Japan and features 23 songs taken from all seven albums the band has recorded with Roth on the...
The Rolling Stones will most likely announce their 2015 North American tour dates this morning at 8:30 a.m. ET, according to credible sources. Frontman Mick Jagger teased the news himself on his official Twitter account last night, posting: “Keep an eye on http://RollingStones...
Slash and his band Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators will release a double CD, triple vinyl set, Blu-ray and DVD on June 15th titled Live At The Roxy 25.9.14. According to Blabbermouth, the package was recorded on September 25th, 2014 at the legendary Roxy nightclub in West...
Former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland releases his new solo album with his backing band The Wildabouts today (March 31st). The record is titled Blaster and we asked Weiland if he felt he had something to prove with this effort: "There's always that, when you're...
Styx guitarist James "JY" Young is thrilled to be heading back on the road with Def Leppard this summer. The way the shows will break down this time around is that opening act Tesla will get about 40 minutes, Styx a full hour, and Def Leppard will wrap things up with a 90-minute...
Police guitarist Andy Summers is getting great notices for his new documentary, called Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police, now running in New York City. The film by editor/director Andy Grieveis is based on Summers' 2006 memoir, One Train Later, and features the...
1980’s hit-maker John Waite, best known for his 1984 chart-topper “Missing You,” has begin announcing a string of summer dates. Last year, Waite, released the career-spanning Best collection including eleven studio hits -- three of which were recently re-recorded -- five live...
Out today is Ringo Starr's 18th studio set, Postcard From Paradise. The 11-track self-produced collection is the followup to Ringo 2012, and features contributions from such heavyweights as his brother-in-law Joe Walsh, Peter Frampton, Heartbreakers keyboardist Benmont Tench,...
Happy Birthday to Eric Clapton, who turns 70 today (March 30th, 1945). Since his mid-'60s stint in the Yardbirds, through John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, Cream, Blind Faith, Derek & The Dominos, and his solo career, Clapton -- who was affectionately dubbed "Slowhand" by his...