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Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith said while answering questions from Twitter via Rolling Stone that he and his celebrity lookalike Will Ferrell might take their "drum-off" routine on the road. Smith and Ferrell have both acknowledged how similar they look and had fun...
Foo Fighters bassist Nate Mendel has announced that he will release a brand new solo project in spring of 2015. According to Diffuser, he's releasing it under the name Lieutenant and will issue the album via Dine Alone Records. Mendel told us a while back that he enjoys having...
Available for download via Charly records is the new Paul McCartney live set Live At The Electric Proms 2007, according to WogBlog (wogew.blogspot.com.) The disc, which was recorded on October 25th, 2007 at London’s Roundhouse as part of the BBC’s Electric Proms TV series,...
2015 is shaping up to be just as busy a year for Billy Joel as this year was. The “Piano Man” has just added two spring stops to his itinerary -- May 1st in Kansas City, Missouri and May 16th in Minneapolis, Minnesota. On top of that, he’s just posted his eighth show at Madison...
Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo told Rock Cellar magazine in a new interview that the band is "blueprinting" the songs for its new album at the moment, saying, "There are a lot of ideas, a lot of song bodies; you gotta go through the process. For me personally, I'm really...
It seems like after a long period of friendly fire between John Fogerty and his former Creedence Clearwater Revival bandmates, 2015 might be packed with a long a dirty fight in the courts. The new suit was filed in a Nevada court by bassist Stu Cook, drummer Doug "Cosmo"...
Paul McCartney will appear on the December 16th episode of Comedy Central's The Daily Show With Jon Stewart, according to Beatles Examiner. McCartney, who’ll chat with Stewart, but not perform, will be promoting his new single "Hope For The Future." "Macca" is no stranger to...
Following another stint serving as Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers' opening act, Steve Winwood has announced a string of solo headlining dates. Winwood's concerts showcase every era of his amazing 50-year career; including his classics with the Spencer Davis Group, Blind Faith...
Jimmy Page spoke candidly about his relationship with Robert Plant and the long rumors of his 1970's drug use in the current issue of GQ. In the magazine's new "Man of The Year" piece spotlighting him, Page was asked about Plant's often fierce refusal to ever perform or record...