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Queen has officially entered the booze business. Noise 11 reported that in honor of late frontman Freddie Mercury -- a great lover of the drink -- Queen has launched Killer Queen Vodka “with Bravado and the ‘Original’ Stoli spirits producer SPI / Latvijas Balzams in the European...
Metallica has announced via the band's official website that it will release all 27 shows it played in 2014 on CD before the year is out. The band's statement said, "Starting today through the end of this year, every show that we've played in 2014 will be released on CD! We are...
Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger and pop singer Avril Lavigne are reportedly headed for divorce after a year of marriage, according to Us Weekly. Inside sources revealed, "It's over. He has been going around L.A. telling people that they are divorcing." The 39-year-old Kroeger...
Most fans have to sometimes wait 40 years for a deluxe repackaging of a beloved album. Paul McCartney has decided to reward fans with a deluxe, expanded collector’s edition of his latest album, New, a mere 24 months after its original release. The new edition of New features two...
Robert Plant continues to lob digs at both Jimmy Page and his Led Zeppelin past. Plant, who's busy promoting his new album, Lullaby And The Ceaseless Roar, which Hits Daily Double predicts will sell a paltry 27,000 copies in its first week, was asked by Billboard if he heard...
Buckcherry guitarist Keith Nelson slammed U2 in a new interview for the Irish supergroup's free giveaway of its new album, saying that the gesture sent a message that "their music isn't worth anything." U2 stunned the music world last week when it made the new album available...
Fans have the chance to hang out and snag a few lessons from Who frontman Roger Daltrey at next month’s Rock N’ Roll Fantasy Camp. The four day event is set for October 16th through 19th in Ledyard, Connecticut at the Foxwoods Resort Casino. Joining Daltrey at Foxwoods will be...
Tickets go on sale this morning (Wednesday, September 17th) at 12 noon ET for Bruce Springsteen’s November 5th appearance at the New York Comedy Festival’s Stand Up For Heroes 8 benefit, according to Backstreets.com. The show, held at Manhattans's Theater at Madison Square...
During Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers' Monday night gig (September 15th) at Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Center, they welcomed their legendary opening act, Steve Winwood, out onstage to perform two of his classic ‘60s hits. Winwood, who hadn’t joined Petty and the crew during...