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Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell, who feared the return of his cancer would prevent him from touring this summer, has turned a corner. Leppard is currently headlining a massive summer tour with Styx and special guests, Tesla, and Campbell -- who suffers from Hodgkin's...
Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins told NME that he's neighbors with Kanye West and Kim Kardashian and almost drove West from the neighborhood before he moved in. Hawkins explained that he rides his bike regularly past the "big gnarly mansion where Kanye and his chick live,"...
Jackson Browne has just tagged a dozen November Midwest stops onto his itinerary. New shows on the books include concerts in Iowa, Minnesota, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, and Kansas. Browne will be on the road in support of his most recent album, Standing In The Breach, which...
Original Smashing Pumpkins drummer Jimmy Chamberlin has rejoined the band for its upcoming North American co-headlining tour with Marilyn Manson, which begins on July 7th in Concord, California. This will mark the first time that Chamberlin has performed with the Pumpkins since...
It was 48 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...
Neil Young did one better than just publicly condemning billionaire GOP Presidential hopeful Donald Trump from using one of his songs -- he donated the tune’s use to Young’s democratic pick, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders. Noise 11 posted that although Trump’s staff claims they had...
Slash and his band, Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, will stay on the road until the end of this year and then reconvene in early 2016 to record the follow-up to last year's World On Fire. With the band already working on new material, Slash told us how the new songs are...
Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins told England's NME in a new interview that all future Foos records might revolve around some sort of concept. Hawkins explained, "It’s not enough to just make a f**king record any more. It used to be a simple process of writing a batch of...
It was 49 years ago on 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...