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Soundgarden has posted online a previously unreleased song called "Kristi" from its upcoming collection of B-sides and rarities, Echo Of Miles: Scattered Tracks Across The Path, which comes out on Monday (November 24th). Guitarist Kim Thayil told us that "Kristi" has been...
It was 46 years ago Saturday (November 22nd, 1968) that the Beatles released their 30-song self-titled double album, which was commonly known as The White Album. The album's release followed the group's extended stay in Rishikesh, India where they studied transcendental...
It was 25 years ago Sunday night (November 23rd, 1989) that after a 13-year-stretch, Paul McCartney returned to the North American concert stage for the first of a five-night stand at the L.A. Forum. McCartney's band featured wife Linda McCartney on keyboards, Average White Band...
Billy Joel was honored on November 19th by the Library of Congress with the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song at Washington, D.C.’s D.A.R. Constitution Hall. Billy was presented the prestigious award by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy, U.S...
According to Sammy Hagar’s official website, redrocker.com , Sammy will appear on The Simpsons this Sunday, November 23rd. He will guest star in the episode “Covercraft” of season 26 of the series. A description on the Fox website describes the episode by saying, "Homer has a...
Foo Fighters' new album, Sonic Highways, sold around 190,000 copies in the U.S. in its first week of release to land at Number Two on the Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday (November 19th). The CD arrived in stores on November 10th but was held off by Taylor Swift's 1989...
Three days after news that U2 frontman Bono was in a bicycling accident, Rolling Stone reports that new details have emerged indicating that his injuries are more serious than first reported. The injuries occurred when Bono was biking through Grand Central Park in New York City...
Soundgarden has already released a deluxe 20th anniversary reissue of its 1994 album Superunknown this year and has a three-CD collection of B-sides and rarities called Echo Of Miles on tap for next week. But the band isn't done restoring its old catalog yet. Guitarist Kim...
David Crosby is reissuing his recent solo album, Croz, as well as releasing a new 10-inch single. Crosby posted on his official website (DavidCrosby.com), that the limited edition vinyl will be released on November 17th, and features two tracks from Croz -- “Dangerous Night” and...