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Lynyrd Skynyrd's co-founding guitarist Gary Rossington has teamed up with his wife Dale Krantz-Rossington, for the pair's first joint album, called Take It On Faith coming out on November 4th. Dale has been a longtime collaborator with Rossington and Skynyrd, and first opened...
AC/DC guitarist Angus Young paid tribute to bassist Cliff Williams on Tuesday night (September 20th) in Philadelphia, during the final gig of the band's North American tour. The show was very likely to be the last ever with the band for Williams, who announced that he is...
A plaque installed last month to commemorate the building in Berlin where David Bowie lived with Iggy Pop in the mid-1970s has been vandalized. The crime is currently under investigation. The good news is that the company that created the sign made multiple copies and will...
Boston-born, New Jersey-raised Steven Van Zandt will receive a special honor on November 3rd at the Long Island Music Hall of Fame (LIMHOF) and Fundraising Gala. At the event, which will take place at Westbury New York's The Space at Westbury, the E Street Band guitarist will...
Journey keyboardist Jonathan Cain is releasing a faith-based solo album titled, What God Wants To Hear on October 21st. The 13-track collection was recorded at Cain's state of the art Nashville Studio -- Addiction Sound. Cain is best known for writing or co-writing such Journey...
AC/DC bassist Cliff Williams has confirmed that he will retire from recording and touring with the group once it ends the current touring cycle for the Rock Or Bust album. In a new video message posted online, Williams explained, "It's time for me to step out, and that's all...
Vince Neil 's trial on a misdemeanor battery charge has been postponed until October 20th. The case stemming from an altercation with an autograph-seeker in Las Vegas earlier this year was supposed to be heard this week. Vince is, for some reason, unavailable and requested the...
Jimmy Page promises that in some manner, the Led Zeppelin reissues will carry on. Page compiled and produced the newly released The Complete BBC Sessions collection, featuring songs taped by Zeppelin in 1969 and 1971 for British radio. He explained to The Telegraph , "Led...
It's been an astounding seven years since Metallica last did a full tour of the United States and Canada, but all that is about to change. Following the release this fall of the band's new album, Hardwired...To Self-Destruct, drummer Lars Ulrich told us that 2017 will find the...