Real Rock News

Da Capo Press is pleased to announce that Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Duff Mckagan’s How To Be A Man (And Other Illusions) will hit bookstores on May 12th. In How To Be A Man, the follow-up to his critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling memoir, It’S So Easy (And Other...
According to Vulture, the Los Angeles apartment that Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain and his wife Courtney Love shared from 1991 to 1992 is now available for rental through AirBnB. The apartment’s current owner says he wasn’t informed of its one-time tenants until after signing the...
Ex-Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland told About.com in a new interview that the band Art Of Anarchy, whose album he sang vocals on, is a "scam," saying, "I wish I could say I was surprised (that I was mentioned as a member), but I wasn’t surprised. It was a scam from...
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has issued a letter of gratitude to fans following the band's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last Saturday night (April 18th) in Cleveland. Writing at his Instagram account, Armstrong said, "I can’t express enough how much...
Tool has commented on the pressing plant error that inadvertently pressed the band's 1992 debut EP Opiate onto copies of what was supposed to be a special vinyl edition of U2's latest effort, Songs Of Innocence, as a Record Store Day (April 18th) exclusive in the U.K. Having...
Halestorm's third album, Into The Wild Life, debuted at Number Five on the Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday, selling 56,000 copies in its first week of release. That was a much bigger haul than the band's previous effort, 2012's Grammy-winning The Strange Case Of . . . ,...
Moody Blues leader, singer-guitarist Justin Hayward has announced an eight-date solo run with his band. The summer trek will take in stops in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, and New Jersey. Hayward’s recent live DVD/Blu-ray, Spirits. . . Live - Live...
Disappointment over the response to his debut solo album may have put AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd on the path to threatening to kill a former employee, a charge to which Rudd pleaded guilty on Tuesday (April 21st) in a New Zealand courtroom. According to CNN, Rudd was disappointed...
Happy Birthday to Peter Frampton, who turns 65 today (April 22nd)! Frampton first made his mark in Britain in the late-1960's with the pop group the Herd, and then later as part of the hard rocking Humble Pie with co-founder Steve Marriott. Frampton left Humble Pie in late 1971...