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When former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman turns 80 in October, he will host an 80th Birthday Gala during BluesFest London on October 28th at the Indigo Room at the O2 arena. He will be joined by Mark Knopfler, Bob Geldof, Imelda May and Mick Hucknall – with many more guests...
On Friday night (June 24th), Billy Joel hooked up with members of his backing band in Long Island, who moonlight as the Billy Joel cover band, Big Shot . Rolling Stone reported Billy took the stage at Huntington, New York's Paramount Theatre joining guitarist/pianist/singer Mike...
Sammy Hagar is going back into the tequila business, six years after selling the remaining 20% interest in Cabo Wabo Tequila to Gruppo Campari. His total take from the sale was $91 million. This time out he is partnering with Adam Levine from Maroon 5, who has a home in Cabo San...
Coming on August 26th is the new KISS Rocks Vegas collection. The set, which was captured during the band's residency at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in November 2014, is being sold on DVD and CD, Blu-ray and CD, DVD and double LP, and a Deluxe Edition DVD/Blu-ray/two...
Jon Bon Jovi dropped in on his new Tom's River, New Jersey JBJ Soul Kitchen on Saturday, but it was anything but a routine visit. Aided by the restaurant's staff and her family, Bon Jovi was able to surprise Carol Cesario, who's fighting stage four lung cancer. The singer not...
Alice In Chains singer/guitarist William DuVall said in an interview last week with Detroit radio station WRIF that it's "too early" to discuss new music from the band, even though it's been more than three years since the release of their last studio album, 2013's The Devil Put...
It was 49 years ago today (June 25th, 1967) that The Beatles performed "All You Need Is Love," which was broadcast live via global satellite to an estimated 400 million viewers. The Beatles were representing the U.K. in the Our World TV special, which was the first major...
Roger Waters got bored signing his own name in his box sets, so he used names of jazz musicians. A fan named Jim Clarke ordered The Wall: Super Deluxe Edition box set, which costs $500 and is limited to 3,000 copies. Waters' site promised that the Pink Floyd co-founder would...
The 1977 plane crash that took the lives of three members of Lynyrd Skynyrd will be the subject of a new film. The untitled project will draw from drummer Artimus Pyle's recollections of the events. On October 20th, 1977, the band's plane went down in the woods five miles...