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John Fogerty has issued a statement regarding the current lawsuit against him by his former Creedence Clearwater Revival bandmates Stu Cook and Doug Clifford, as well as his estranged sister-in-law, Patricia Fogerty -- the widow of the late Tom Fogerty. The three have filed suit...
Eric Clapton surprised patrons at Macgochans restaurant and bar in Tobermory recently. Clapton visited the establishment with his family in two and decided to hop on stage during the bar's open mic night after hearing someone take on his hit, "Wonderful Tonight." Neil Morrison,...
Kiss bassist Gene Simmons' 22-year-old daughter Sophie Tweed-Simmons has launched her own clothing line with the premiere of a New Year's Eve collection. Tweed-Simmons discussed the line on Good Morning America, where she proclaimed that the line is meant for women of all sizes...
AC/DC singer Brian Johnson told ABC Australia that he wasn't sure if the band would continue without founding guitarist Malcolm Young. Johnson explained that he knew the decision would be made by guitarist Angus Young alone, saying, "To me it was always up to Angus. He’s one of...
As the Who's 50th anniversary tour starts to gain traction, Pete Townshend spoke candidly about his modern day relationship with surviving Who co-founder Roger Daltrey. The pair, who first met in middle school, spent a large portion of the band's career often battling each other...
Creedence Clearwater Revival co-founders Doug Clifford and Stu Cook along with Patricia Fogerty -- the widow of the late Tom Fogerty -- have sued John Fogerty for disparaging Cook and Clifford’s touring ensemble, Credeence Clearwater Revisited. Ultimate Classic Rock posted that...
Santana has has announced a nine-date March swing through the South. Santana, who’ll kick off his next Las Vegas run next month at the House Of Blues, will play a string of March dates taking in stops in Florida, South Carolina, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Oklahoma, and...
On Sunday (December 7th) Sting and Al Green were among the recipients of the 2014 Kennedy Center Honors from President Obama at a gala performance in Washington, D.C.'s Kennedy Center. Among the other honorees of what is regarded as "one of America's highest cultural and...
Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo told LA Weekly that the documentary he's producing about the late, pioneering electric bass player Jaco Pastorius has already cost him a lot of money out of his own pocket. Trujillo revealed, "When you are trying to do it right, it's costly. I'...