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The Who has announced a 44-date, two leg North American tour for 2015. The shows, which are led by surviving co-founders Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, are in celebration of the Who’s 50th anniversary. Joining the band on the road is longtime drummer -- and Ringo Starr’s son...
A film biography of late AC/DC singer Bon Scott is still in the works despite objections from both the band and the vocalist's estate. According to Loudwire, Rob Liotti, who is writing the film and will also star as Scott, recently said that the release of unauthorized films...
Foo Fighters will release a new song called "Something From Nothing" this Thursday (October 16th), with the song available to radio stations and online. The track is the first official single from the band's upcoming album, Sonic Highways, which is out November 10th. The HBO...
Bob Seger fans are counting the hours until Tuesday (October 14th) when Ride Out -- his first new album since 2006 -- gets released. Seger has been taking his time for the past few years fine-tuning both original and cover material, recording, scrapping, and recording some more...
Don Henley has sued the Duluth Trading Company for using his name to advertise one of the company’s shirts. The Hollywood Reporter posted that the email advertisement of their “Don A Henley And Take It Easy” shirt was probably thought of as a “harmless pun” -- but by using not...
Neil Young and David Crosby are on the outs over Crosby’s recent comments about Young’s current squeeze, actress Daryl Hannah. Rolling Stone reported that during Young’s October 8th concert in Philadelphia, a fan asked if he’d be reuniting as part of Crosby, Stills, Nash, &...
Ozzy Osbourne is attempting to clarify remarks he made in an interview with England's Shortlist magazine, in which he recalled the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attack in New York City as "my kind of craziness." Ozzy was in New York on the day of the World Trade Center attack...
As expected, Pink Floyd's upcoming album, The Endless River, will end the ongoing chapter of the band. The set, which will be released on November 10th, features the last group recordings of late-keyboardist Rick Wright, and according to David Gilmour serves as a fitting goodbye...
Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Sting, Lou Reed, & Green Day lead the 2015 nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Among the others vying for induction are the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Chic, Kraftwerk, the Marvelettes, N.W.A., Nine Inch Nails, the Smiths, the...