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Black Sabbath are the focus of a new arts program in the U.K. Arts Council England has plunked down $562,000 to help the arts organization Capsule create a three-year international program inspired by the story of how Sabbath changed the face of music. The money will be used to...
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame denies that its fan ballot has been hacked. Following a week where the votes received jumped from 870,000 to almost 1.4 million, the Hall's vice president of communications issued a statement. Todd Mesek tells Cleveland's Plain Dealer there was "...
Ron Wood says that Eric Clapton's two guest spots on the Rolling Stones' new album, Blue & Lonesome, are his favorite of the bunch. Blue & Lonesome marks the Stones' first new studio set since 2005 and drops on Friday (December 2nd). We caught up with Wood and asked him...
Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart says that the band's off-shoot band Dead & Company is gearing up for 2017 and will undoubtedly be expanding musically from its 2016 shows. Although he wouldn't give a hard opening date for the next string of Dead & Co shows, he -- along...
Canadian police warned drivers that they would be subjected to listening to Nickelback in police squad cars if they were arrested for being drunk behind the wheel over the holidays. According to CBC News, Kensington Police Service shared a photo of Nickelback's Silver Side Up...
Don Henley is adamant that the Eagles will not reunite without Glenn Frey . Although Henley had suggested that the band could possibly carry on without it's late-leader Glenn Frey, who died earlier this year, with Frey's son Deacon stepping in, Henley now tells The Washington...
It was 15 years ago today (November 29th, 2001) that George Harrison died after a long battle with cancer, at age 58. Harrison, the first of the Beatles to embrace Eastern philosophies and culture, will also be remembered for his humanitarian efforts, such as his 1971 Concert...
Eric Clapton has just announced four North American shows for New York City and Los Angeles, which will mark his only gigs on the continent for 2017. The concerts are set for March 19th and 20 at New York's Madison Square Garden, and March 25th and 26th at L.A.'s The Forum...
Metallica lead guitarist Kirk Hammett told the band's So What! fan club newsletter in a new interview that he got some "coaching" writing his solos for the band's new album, Hardwired...To Self-Destruct, from drummer Lars Ulrich. Hammett recalled, "I would play about 25 or 30...