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Keith Richards has posted on his website a video of himself responding to a question from one of his fans: "If you could go back in time and be credited for writing any song, which would it be and why?” Keith says, "I would have to go back to Freddie Scott's 'Are You Lonely For...
Guns N' Roses have released photos of the band's stage set-up and a brief clip of the group rehearsing ahead of the launch of the "Not In This Lifetime" reunion tour, which kicks off on tonight (June 23rd) at Ford Field in Detroit. Drummer Frank Ferrer has also uploaded a photo...
Sting and Peter Gabriel kicked off their "Rock Paper Scissors" tour on Tuesday night (June 21st) in Columbus, Ohio at Nationwide Arena. The jaunt marks the first time the pair has teamed up on the road since 1988 when they -- along with Bruce Springsteen -- toured as part of the...
Graham Nash has just tagged 10 fall dates onto his ongoing solo tour in support of his latest solo album, This Path Tonight. Nash, who'll be on the road throughout the latter half of July and early August, kicks off the fall leg on September 23rd at Kent, Ohio's The Kent Stage...
Today (June 23rd) marks what would have been original Beatles bassist Stuart Sutcliffe's 76th birthday. Sutcliffe left the group in the summer of 1961 to continue art college in Hamburg, Germany. He died of a cerebral hemorrhage on April 10th, 1962 at the age of 21, with most...
Halestorm is starting to write its next album, according to a new interview with the band by Face Culture. Even though the group is still touring behind last year's Into The Wild Life effort, drummer Arejay Hale revealed, "This time we’re trying to be a little bit more prepared...
There will be no second season of Vinyl, reports Deadline.com . The HBO drama, inspired by the 1970s New York rock and roll scene, had stellar creative talent behind it -- starting with executive producers Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese. But it was considered both a critical...
Neil Young sat in with his alter-ego, "Neil Young," when he stopped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Tuesday night. Fallon does a great impersonation of the Canadian singer, and on Tuesday they once again did a duet, this time on a new song titled "Two Neil Youngs...
The "Stairway to Heaven" copyright infringement case is now in the hands of jurors, after they heard closing arguments this morning. Plaintiff's attorney Francis Malofiy began his 45-minute summary by reiterating that the case is "about credit" and that it concerns only the song...