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A new teaser for “Unchained” has been released from the upcoming concert album, Live: Tokyo Dome In Concert. Live: Tokyo Dome In Concert will be released on March 31st. Recorded on June 21st, 2013 at the Tokyo Dome in Japan, the set features 23 tracks taken from all seven albums...
The Who kicked off its 2015 dates last night (March 22nd) with the first of two shows at London's O2 Arena. Last night and tonight's (March 23rd) concerts are make-up gigs for their December 17th and 18th dates, which were postponed after Roger Daltrey fell ill. In addition to...
Robert Plant joined forces with Jack White and his band on Saturday night (March 21st) in Buenos Aires, Argentina at Lollapalooza Argentina, according to Ultimate Classic Rock. Plant, who was on the bill with his Sensational Space Shifters, joined White for the Led Zeppelin II...
Graham Nash has signed on for a special one-off solo show with the Contemporary Youth Orchestra (CYO). Nash will appear on June 5th, with the CYO at Cleveland, Ohio’s Severance Hall as part of the CYO's Rock The Orchestra Concert Series. Nash will perform with the 115-member CYO...
Drummer Kenney Jones is still maintaining that the surviving Faces -- he and Ron Wood -- will reunite with Rod Stewart, despite the 2014 death of keyboardist Ian McLagan. McLagan, who was 69, died last December 3rd from complications following a stroke, on the eve of kicking off...
Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell revealed in a post at his Facebook page that he has completed the recording of his fourth solo studio album. The yet-to-be-titled disc is expected to come out later this year. Cornell's previous solo outings include 1999's Euphoria Morning, 2007'...
Billy Corgan has had enough. After more than a quarter-century of being known as Billy, the Smashing Pumpkins founder and frontman told an audience last week in Lima, Peru -- who had just finished singing "Happy Birthday" to him -- that "my name is not Billy. My name is William...
Now nothing says 'Heavy Metal' like an Iron Maiden themed van! We can thanks the fine folks at Loudwire.com for finding this gem. According to them, in the comments section of their Iron Maiden vs. S.O.D. March Metal Mascot Madness feature, a dude from Keyport, Wash. posted a...
Anthony Jude "A.J." Pero, best known as the drummer in Twisted Sister, has died at the age of 55, according to Variety. Pero was on tour with the band Adrenaline Mob at the time. After members of that group failed to rouse him on their tour bus Friday morning (March 20th), he...