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Although the Who’s remaining North American shows might be their last as part of a major tour, Roger Daltrey is adamant that the band is still performing at the top of its game. The Who kicks off its latest North American leg on September 14th at San Diego, California’s Valley...
After 32 years, Bon Jovi, has broken off with its record label, Mercury Records, according to Billboard. Mercury, which is a subsidiary of the mammoth Universal Music Group, now functions under the umbrella of Island Records. Last month, the band released its 14th album, Burning...
Police raided the Los Angeles-area home of Gene Simmons yesterday morning looking for evidence of child pornography, but were quick to add that Simmons and his family were helpful and are not considered suspects. The warrant was served at the KISS bassist's home located in the...
Sammy Hagar has finally gotten behind the wheel of his $1.4 million LaFerrari, which he ordered a year ago and took delivery of this week. He says, "We put 100 miles on it and the driving experience is like nothing else I've ever had. Power that would scare [race car driver]...
Eight-and-a-half months after AC/DC released Rock or Bust, the band start their North American tour on Saturday in the Boston suburb of Foxborough, Massachusetts. The band previewed the tour in April with two performances at the Coachella festival in California and at the Grammy...
David Gilmour has just announced an intimate theater gig in between next year’s arena shows in Chicago. The Pink Floyd guitarist will bookend an April 6th gig at the 3,901-seat Auditorium Theatre in between two mammoth gigs at the “Windy City’s” 23,000-seat United Center...
Pete Townshend revealed that he’s currently prepping the long awaited latest edition of his Scoop demo series. Townshend has so far released three Scoop collections -- Scoop in 1983, Another Scoop in 1987, and Scoop 3 in 2001. Townshend explained to TheVinylDistrict.com where he...
Neil Young has announced nearly a dozen fall dates in support of his recently released album, The Monsanto Years. The shows, like this summer’s run, will feature Young backed by Willie Nelson’s son Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real. Young kicks off the just announced dates...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl revealed in a new interview with Deadline that he was inundated with offers to direct other TV and film projects following the success of both his 2013 documentary Sound City and the Foos' HBO music documentary series Sonic Highways. Grohl...