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Moody Blues leader, singer-guitarist Justin Hayward has announced an eight-date solo run with his band. The summer trek will take in stops in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, and New Jersey. Hayward’s recent live DVD/Blu-ray, Spirits. . . Live - Live...
Disappointment over the response to his debut solo album may have put AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd on the path to threatening to kill a former employee, a charge to which Rudd pleaded guilty on Tuesday (April 21st) in a New Zealand courtroom. According to CNN, Rudd was disappointed...
Happy Birthday to Peter Frampton, who turns 65 today (April 22nd)! Frampton first made his mark in Britain in the late-1960's with the pop group the Herd, and then later as part of the hard rocking Humble Pie with co-founder Steve Marriott. Frampton left Humble Pie in late 1971...
Journey guitarist Neal Schon revealed on Facebook that the classic early-'70s Santana lineup is putting the finishing touches on its reunion album -- with a tour also in the works. Ultimate Classic Rock reported Schon posted: “We are wrapping up Santana IV this week. Sounds...
Graham Nash has announced a 24-date acoustic run for this summer, while on hiatus from his ongoing tour with Crosby, Stills, & Nash. The five-week trek kicks off on July 12th in Courtenay, BC at the Vancouver Island Music Fest and runs through August 15th when the tour wraps...
A cover of the Beatles' "And I Love Her" by late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, previously thought lost, has resurfaced and briefly streamed online before Universal Music -- which owns Nirvana's catalog -- had it pulled down. The raw acoustic track was discovered in the vast...
Coming on June 9th will be Lennon, a deluxe nine-LP vinyl box set of John Lennon’s solo albums released between 1970 and 1984. The studio albums, remastered from their original analogue masters, have been newly cut to vinyl from 96k digital files for boxed collection on...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl appears on 11 out of 20 tracks on the debut album from Teenage Time Killers, an all-star rock, metal and punk project assembled by Corrosion Of Conformity drummer Reed Mullin. But instead of singing, playing guitar or hitting the drums on the...
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has pleaded guilty to charges of drug possession and one charge of threatening to kill, according to the New Zealand Herald. Rudd entered his pleas on Tuesday morning (April 21st) in a New Zealand courtroom with only a judge and no jury present. A second...