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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...
Guns N' Roses began their stadium tour last night in Detroit by doing something very shocking -- they were on time! Due to hit the stage between 9:45 and 10:00 p.m., the band came on at Ford Field at 9:43 p.m. The 24-song set wasn't that different from their L.A. and Coachella...
Hollywood Records will release a special box set in celebration of what would have been Freddie Mercury's 70th birthday on September 5th. Messenger of the Gods – The Singles contains all 13 of Freddie’s solo singles on individually colored seven-inch vinyl. It begins with a...
Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Yoko Ono, Billy Joel, Sting, Elvis Costello, and John Mellencamp are among the dozens of artists that signed an open letter to Congress asking the government to take steps to end gun violence. According to Consequence Of Sound, the letter comes...
It was 50 years ago today (June 24th, 1966), that The Beatles kicked off their final tour in Munich, West Germany. The tour, which saw the group performing in Germany, Japan, the Philippines, and the U.S., was plagued with controversy. In the Philippines, the Beatles, who had...