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Keith Richards will likely release his first new solo album in 23 years this fall. Richards, who'll kick off a 15-date North American stadium tour with the Rolling Stones in May, spoke to Rolling Stone about the long-awaited new album and possible solo dates, explaining, “We’re...
As Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend prep for what will likely be their final large scale North American tour as the Who, Daltrey looks back to the ups and downs of his life with the band. The Who frontman told London's The Express, “Of course I’m very aware I’ve had a life of...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl told Rolling Stone that the band's upcoming Record Store Day EP, Songs From The Laundry Room, was actually recorded in one. He explained, "There was a kid that lived not too far from me that had a four-track studio in the laundry room in his...
Breaking Benjamin is back. After a lengthy hiatus of six years between studio albums, the group has returned with an all-new lineup and its fifth album, Dark Before Dawn, which will arrive on June 23rd. Frontman and sole founding member Ben Burnley dealt with both legal and...
It was 45 years ago today (April 10th, 1970) that Paul McCartney's departure from the Beatles was made public, in effect announcing to the world what many fans had suspected over the past six months -- the Beatles had broken up. McCartney's statements regarding the end of his...
Christine McVie believes that destiny reunited her with her Fleetwood Mac bandmates after a 16-year hiatus. McVie, who's winding down the band's North American dates before heading overseas next month, told News.com.au, “Nobody thought it would ever happen. If you’d said to me...
Black Sabbath will no longer be appearing at this year's Ozzfest Japan, scheduled for November 21st and 22nd at a venue outside Tokyo. Although it was announced last month that Sabbath would give its final Japanese performance at the event, the band has now dropped out. Sabbath...
The Rolling Stones have announced the latest collection in their ongoing archival series with the June 23rd release of The Rolling Stones From The Vault: The Marquee - Live in 1971. The legendary, never aired, made-for-TV special captured the Stones on March 26th, 1971...
In a new interview with Rolling Stone, Frances Bean Cobain spoke publicly about her father, late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, for the first time, saying, "Kurt got to the point where he eventually had to sacrifice every bit of who he was to his art, because the world demanded...