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Former Styx singer-keyboardist Dennis DeYoung has chimed in on Jimmy Fallon and actor Paul Rudd remaking the video for the band's 1981 song, "Too Much Time on My Hands." He writes on his Facebook page: Neither my former colleagues nor I have ever experienced the social media...
Creed singer Scott Stapp has confirmed that he has joined Art Of Anarchy, the band that released a self-titled debut album last year which featured vocals from late Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland. The group also features Disturbed bassist John Moyer and ex-Guns N'...
A report from Belgian news outlet De Standaard says that approximately 7,000 AC/DC fans who bought tickets to see the band on May 16th at Werchter Festivalpark in Werchter, Belgium have asked for their money back because they don't want to watch Axl Rose on lead vocals. Promoter...
The Who will take their 50th anniversary tour into their 51st year, as they've just announced their Back to The Who tour of Europe in August and September. They'll play five special shows in their native United Kingdom -- Glasgow, Manchester, Sheffield, Birmingham and Liverpool...
Steven Tyler has announced a 19-date solo tour for this summer. Tyler will once again be backed by his solo side band of the past few years, the country/Americana-tinged Loving Mary, and launches the theater run -- dubbed the "Out On A Limb" tour -- on July 2nd in Las Vegas at...
It's official -- Bob Dylan, The Rolling Stones, Neil Young, Paul McCartney, The Who and Roger Waters will come together on October 7th, 8th and 9th at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California for Desert Trip, a three-day classic rock festival unlike any other. Dylan will open...
Eddie Vedder told the crowd Sunday night at New York's Madison Square Garden that his friend Jack was celebrating his birthday and that he had requested a song. Vedder said, "I was like, 'That's a bit gutsy, especially at the Garden. I don't want to mess around when we're...
It was 40 years ago this week (May 1st to May 7th) that Led Zeppelin's seventh album, Presence, hit Number One for the first of two weeks. The album, which featured the instant radio classic, "Nobody's Fault But Mine," featured one single released for the U.S. market, "Candy...
Curious and/or anxious to hear what AC/DC sounds like with Axl Rose on the mic? Some enterprising fans in Lisbon, Portugal -- where the band is rehearsing with Rose for its upcoming European dates -- have camped outside the studio where AC/DC is working and managed to record...