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The end of Mötley Crüe's touring days apparently meant the end of communication between the band members. Tommy Lee tells Rolling Stone that after their final show in Los Angeles on New Year's Eve, "we had a big party backstage that night, and I never saw the other guys. We...
Neil Young has had a change of heart about Donald Trump's campaign using "Rockin' in the Free World" at events. Last year, Young sent a cease-and-desist to the campaign after it was played at a couple of rallies. Trump’s campaign insisted it had paid both ASCAP and BMI for...
Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell writes on Facebook , "Sorry I've been off the radar recently. 2016 has been a very difficult year thus far, and I'm not at liberty to discuss why. All's good on the health front, however, and I'm back at City of Hope again for PET and CT...
Paul McCartney met with a group of fans in London as part of the BBC program Radio 4's Mastertapes With Paul McCartney. The Mirror reported that during a pretty perfunctory Q&A, both Noel Gallagher and Paul Weller pitched in their own questions. Weller asked the former...
The Rolling Stones have partnered with Vilebrequin , the St. Tropez-based beachwear brand, for a select line of products. Vilebrequin CEO Roland Herlory spoke about the high end collection's connection to the Stones' golden era, explaining to Pret-a-Reporter, "In 1971,...
Due to overwhelming demand, Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band have added a third show this August at East Rutherford, New Jersey's MetLife Stadium. Tickets for the newly added August 30th show go on sale today (Tuesday, May 24th) at 12 Noon ET and will be available...
Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready welcomed his recent Mad Season collaborators, Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan and Screaming Trees drummer Barrett Martin, to his 14th annual "Flight To Mars" benefit concerts over the weekend, held at the Showbox in Seattle. Proceeds from the...
Happy Birthday to Bob Dylan, the voice of his generation, who celebrates his 75th birthday today (May 24th)! Last Friday, (May 20th) Dylan released his latest album, Fallen Angels. The collection, which is Dylan's second dip into the "Great American Songbook," is a followup to...
Ozzy Osbourne has another honor coming his way this week. Birmingham, England, where he was born and raised, will name a tram after him. He says, "It's a great honor to have a new tram named after me. I'm proud to be a Brummie and this means so much." Ozzy will be on hand for...