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Guns N' Roses is making room for another live Chinese Democracy cut, playing "Catcher in the Rye" during a performance Wednesday night at Gillette stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts. It was the first time during the band’s Not in This Lifetime … tour that the tune got played. The...
Ringo Starr says that he'd be up for hitting the road with surviving Beatle, Paul McCartney. The two have only performed live together a handful of times since the "Fab Four's final set on the roof of their Apple headquarters' rooftop in 1969, but despite the fact that both have...
Bruce Springsteen manager and producer for over 40 years, Jon Landau, has shed some new light on "The Boss'" upcoming solo studio album. Springsteen, who's currently on tour in Europe with the E Street Band, had been working on the still-unnamed solo set before he got...
A couple of weeks after Led Zeppelin's music publishers -- Warner Chappell Music -- asked to recover $800,000 in legal fees spent mounting a successful defense in the "Stairway to Heaven" plagiarism trial, the lawyer for the estate of late Spirit guitarist Randy California has...
Ozzy Osbourne returns to the world of "reality TV" this Sunday night with the premiere of Ozzy & Jack's World Detour . Ozzy and his son Jack, self-proclaimed history nerds, travel the world, taking in such historic sites as Mount Rushmore, Stonehenge, Roswell, NASA, the...
Lynyrd Skynyrd have pulled the plug on their tour dates through July 30th while guitarist Gary Rossington recovers from heart surgery to repair a blockage in his arteries. The band issued a statement on its Facebook page saying: "The Lynyrd Skynyrd band is canceling or...
To Live Is To Die: The Life And Death Of Metallica 's Cliff Burton , written by British author Joel McIver in 2008, is being republished on September 6th by Jawbone Press. The 312-page biography features a foreward by guitarist Kirk Hammett and a new afterward by Anthrax bassist...
Keith Richards has took yet another jab at the Beatles as a live act. The Rolling Stones guitarist was talking to Radio Times about the "Fab Four" while promoting his BBC documentary Keith Richards: The Origin Of The Species, which premieres on Saturday (July 23rd). Richards...
Sammy Hagar ‏was recently in Bloomington, Indiana to pay a visit to John Mellencamp for the upcoming season of his AXS-TV show, Rock and Roll Road Trip. Hagar says , "One of my favorite interviews in my life. John is the real deal. It was really great, him and I hit it off even...