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In commemoration of the upcoming George Harrison box set, The Apple Years 1968-75 coming on September 23rd, TBS’s Conan will honor the “quiet” Beatle with a week of performances. Among those slated to appear during the week of week of September 22nd through 25th are Harrison’s...
Foo Fighters have been playing a string of club shows in England over the past few days but frontman Dave Grohl has hinted that something much bigger could be afoot for the band. According to NME, Grohl told the crowd at a club in Brighton last Wednesday (September 10th), "I...
Pearl Jam and Soundgarden are confirmed to perform at the 28th annual Bridge School Benefit, which will take place on October 25th and 26th at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California. This will be Soundgarden's debut appearance at the event, while Pearl Jam will...
David Letterman took a few swipes at the Eagles on Friday’s night’s (September 12th) The Late Show telecast, when the subject of playing the band’s music came up. Letterman, who was going to see the band the following might at New York’s Madison Square Garden, discussed with...
ELO’s Jeff Lynne hit the stage on Sunday (September 13th) for his first full concert in 28 years, according to Vintage Vinyl News. Lynne, who was forced to abort a 2001 ELO North American arena tour due to low ticket sales, played a 17-song set with the BBC Concert Orchestra at...
Crosby, Stills, & Nash are rounding third on what has been, by all accounts, a stellar spring and summer run. Buoyed by the Top 20 success of the group's live archival release CSNY 1974 and some of the hottest shows the group has played in a decade, 2014 will go down as one...
ZZ Top has announced that although bassist Dusty Hill is on the mend after injuring his hip on the band’s tour bus last month, their previously scheduled dates will be pushed back to 2015. Ticket holders for the band's fall run should hold on to their tickets until the updated...
Fans can now pre-order Bob Seger’s upcoming album Ride Out through iTunes, with a special deluxe edition also available featuring three bonus tracks. The standard 10-track album will also be released on 180-gram vinyl, with both versions of the album hitting the streets on...
Coming on October 21st is Deep Purple’s latest live DVD and Blu-ray concert collection, called Live In Verona. The summer 2011 show was filmed in the Arena di Verona -- a Roman amphitheater originally built in 30 AD -- and features the band joined by Neue Philharmonie Frankfurt...