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Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo have canceled their remaining summer tour dates after Giraldo had emergency eye surgery earlier this month. Via a Facebook post on August 9th, the duo wrote, "Dear Ones-It has been a crazy week. Spyder’s eye injury was unexpected and terrifying...
Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell's new single, "Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart," has exploded on the radio airwaves, becoming the most added track this week at the active rock, mainstream rock and adult alternative formats. The song is taken from Cornell's fourth solo studio...
Halestorm performed its third album, Into The Wild Life, in its entirety during a show on Tuesday night (August 18th) in London, England, according to Blabbermouth. Fan-filmed footage of the event has been posted online. Playing a relatively new album from front to back is a...
Faces' drummer Kenney Jones recently explained how he ended up playing the drums on the Rolling Stones' classic, "It's Only Rock and Roll." He explained to Noise11.com that he got a call from his Faces' band mate Ronnie Wood late one night to come over. At the time, Stones'...
Will Brooker, a British professor at Kingston University, has decided to adopt the “dress sense, diet and cultural interests” of each of the many characters David Bowie has been over the course of his career for the next year. Brooker came up with the idea after being hired to...
Deep Purple will release two new live albums on August 28th. Bassist Roger Glover shared that the group is just beginning to work on new material. He told UltimateClassicRock.com, "We’re still in the discovery process, so I don’t know. Now What?! was such an important album for...
Rod Stewart is a huge fan of Scotland’s Celtic Football Club so he decided to celebrate a great show on Sunday, August 16th, by inviting anyone wearing a Celtics t-shirt to join him for a free beer at Gordon Ramsay's Pub. Stewart tweeted his 227,000 followers, "To celebrate a...
Alter Bridge and Creed guitarist Mark Tremonti said in a new interview with Alternative Nation that a reunion of the latter band is not likely to happen anytime soon. With Alter Bridge going into the studio early next year and Tremonti still promoting Cauterize, the second album...
The daughter and mother of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain disagreed over the way he was depicted in the documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck, which premiered on HBO last May and is in the middle of a limited theatrical run. Director Brett Morgen told Deadline that Kurt's...