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Steven Tyler will be Jeff Beck's special guest at the guitarist's 50th anniversary show at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on August 10th. Also pitching in that night will be Buddy Guy -- who is touring with Beck this summer -- Beth Hart and the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Beck...
The songwriters of "Stairway to Heaven" both took the stand in Los Angeles this morning (Tuesday) to tell how the song was composed. Robert Plant and then Jimmy Page testified about how they wrote it. Plant remembered his lyrics blossoming out of the couplet that begins the song...
Roger Daltrey will be honored in November for his contribution to music and his charitable work on behalf of the Teenage Cancer Trust. He'll receive the 25th Music Industry Trusts Award on November 7th in London. Daltrey says it's "great to be honored by my friends and...
Steven Tyler says Aerosmith will embark on their farewell tour next year. He made the announcement today on Howard Stern's satellite radio show, but added that it will last "forever." Though the band hasn't made an official announcement, Joe Perry told Rolling Stone in April...
The Rolling Stones' career spanning Exhibitionism , the band’s first ever major exhibition, will hit Manhattan's Industria Superstudio in November 2016. The groundbreaking traveling museum is ending its critically acclaimed five-month run at London’s prestigious Saatchi Gallery...
A new trailer has been unveiled for Ozzy & Jack's World Detour , the new show produced by the History channel starring Ozzy Osbourne and his son Jack. The 10-episode series is set to kick off on July 27th at 10:00 p.m. and will feature the duo traveling the world together,...
The Who has just announced a Santa Barbara, California warm-up gig prior to the band's first "Desert Trip" appearance this fall. The Who will play the not-quite 4,600-seat Santa Barbara Bowl on October 6th, with pre-sale tickets going onsale today (Tuesday, June 21st) at 10:00 a...
Happy Birthday to Kinks co-founder and main songwriter Ray Davies who turns 72 today (June 21st). In 2014, Davies was inducted into the prestigious Songwriters Hall of Fame, but was unable to attend due to the then-recent death of his sister Joyce. Davies and younger brother and...
The trailer has just been released for Ron Howard's eagerly awaited Beatles documentary, The Beatles: Eight Days A Week - The Touring Years. The Beatles issued a press release stating the film's U.S. theatrical release is set for September 16th, with Hulu streaming the movie...