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Chris Cornell says that filling in for the late Layne Staley at the Mad Season show with The Seattle Symphony back in January brought back a lot of sad feelings, but was an uplifting experience. An album of the show, called Sonic Evolution, is out today, and it has Cornell with...
It seems as though Mick Jagger isn't the only rocker producing music-based projects for HBO. Richie Sambora told ABC News that he also has a show in the works for network, which grew out of another project the cable channel had approached him to do the music for. Sambora said...
We lost the great Texas guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan a quarter of century ago today (August 27, 1990) when the helicopter he was riding in went down during takeoff after a show in East Troy, Wisconsin. He was opening for Eric Clapton that night and three members of Clapton's...
Alice Cooper has released his version of The Who's "My Generation," one of the 11 cover tunes on his new album, Hollywood Vampires. The project is a tribute to the drinking club of the same name he was a member of in the early to mid-'70s. The album, whose proceeds will be...
It wouldn't be a Foo Fighters show without something unexpected happening! On Monday night (August 24th) at the DTE Energy Music Theater in Clarkston, Michigan, frontman Dave Grohl invited a fan named Griffin onstage after he saw him holding up a sign that said, "It’s My 50th...
Keith Richards is gearing up for a busy fall with the September 18th release of Crosseyed Heart -- his first solo album in 23 years -- and the documentary, Keith Richards: Under The Influence, which hits Netflix the same day. Richards, who turns 72 in December, spoke candidly...
The Who has announced their recent open air concert in London's Hyde Park will hit the big screen internationally starting on October 7th. The June 26th, 2015 show featured such iconic hits as "Who Are You," "My Generation," "I Can See For Miles," 'Pinball Wizard," "See Me, Feel...
Coming on October 2nd is the definitive Bad Company compilation, titled, Rock N' Roll Fantasy: The Very Best Of Bad Company. The 19-track collection spans the band's glory years between 1974 and 1982 with Paul Rodgers fronting the band and includes such career defining and...
Loverboy is gearing up for an 18-date cross country tour with old friends Rick Springfield and the Romantics. The trek kicks off on (Saturday) August 29th at Atlanta, Georgia's Chastain Park Amphitheatre and eventually wraps on October 25th at Las Vegas, Nevada's The Joint at...