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Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has told Studio Brussel in a new interview that a track on the band's upcoming Sonic Highways album and HBO series, called "Subterranean," was inspired by the end of his previous band, Nirvana. Grohl explained that the first music he recorded...
Metallica has confirmed that it will spend an entire week in November as the musical guests on CBS-TV's The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson. The band said in a statement, "We're excited to celebrate Craig Ferguson's final season on CBS as he has asked us to join him for an...
Queen is a rare band that divides its time fostering archival projects while remaining a top live draw today. Coming on November 11th is the group's latest compilation, titled, Queen Forever. The set features three previously unreleased Freddie Mercury songs: the duet with...
For Fleetwood Mac and its fans, the current On With The Show tour is a dream come true for several reasons. Not only is the band performing at the top of its game, but following a 16-year hiatus, Christine McVie is back on the road and clearly having a ball. Stevie Nicks credits...
Elton John is sharing his love for Pope Francis, calling the head of the Catholic Church his “hero.” The Associated Press reported that on Tuesday night (October 28th) at the annual “An Enduring Vision: A Benefit for the Elton John AIDS Foundation” held in New York City at...
As Jimmy Page once again does the rounds to publicize the latest Led Zeppelin remasters -- Led Zeppelin IV and Houses Of The Holy -- he 's constantly reminded of his band that tragically ended far too soon with the 1980 death of John Bonham. When asked about the quality of final...
If you've got a spare $5,000 -- the Rolling Stones have just the book for you. Featuring a limited edition run of 1,150 with personal signatures by Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, and Ron Wood, high-end book publishers Taschen will publish The Rolling Stones in...
Eric Clapton has streamed a new acoustic piece of music in memory of his recently departed Cream bandmate Jack Bruce, titled "For Jack." Bruce died on Saturday, October 25th of liver disease at age 71. Clapton posted a tribute on his Facebook page: "He was a great musician and...
As the Who gear up for its 50th anniversary tour, both Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend talked frankly about their past, present, and future with London’s Daily Mail. Out this week is the band’s 42-track career-spanning collection, The Who Hits 50! When asked “why on earth are...