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The second film to be produced by Slash, called The Hell Within, has begun casting and is tentatively scheduled to go into production in January 2016, according to Blabbermouth. The Hell Within follows a woman from New York who ventures into the heart of the Brazilian jungle to...
Veteran drummer Omar Hakim will sit in with Journey for their summer dates. Current Journey drummer Deen Castronovo was arrested on June 14th for yet another domestic violence dispute at his Salem, Oregon home. Castronovo, who replaced Steve Smith in 1998, was booked for “...
The Who have added single new date to its fall itinerary. The band will perform their sole Colorado show on Thursday, December 10th at Denver, Colorado’s Pepsi Center. TheWho.com posted tickets for the Denver show go on sale Friday, June 26th at 10 a.m. MT, with presales set...
Richie Sambora revealed that he'll be taking the stage with Billy Joel tomorrow night (June 20th) at the "Piano Man's" monthly gig at New York's Madison Square Garden. We caught up with the Bon Jovi guitarist last night (June 18th) at the Songwriters Hall of Fame, where he was...
Happy Birthday to Kinks co-founder and main songwriter Ray Davies who turns 71 on Sunday (June 21st)!!! Last year, Davies was inducted into the prestigious Songwriters Hall of Fame, but was unable to attend due to the recent death of his sister Joyce. 2015, finds Davies and...
The Rolling Stones sit at the Number Five spot of the Billboard 200 Album charts with the newly released reissue of their 1971 chart-topper, Sticky Fingers. The magazine posted that this marks Sticky Fingers' first entry in the album charts since 1981, and its highest position...
Current Journey drummer Deen Castronovo has once again been arrested following a domestic violence dispute at his Salem, Oregon home, according to TMZ.com. Castronovo was booked for “assault, coercion and menacing” before being released on bail. Fox News posted "a plea hearing...
Happy Birthday to Paul McCartney, who turns 73 today (June 18th). To date, McCartney is the most successful songwriter in history, having written or co-written 30 U.S. Number One hits. McCartney met his original songwriting partner John Lennon on July 6th, 1957 at a church...
Over 45 years after his legendary Rolling Stone interview when he mapped out the creative arc of Tommy for the first time -- even to himself -- Pete Townshend continues to flex his thoughts with the press. The Who leader spoke to The Belfast Telegraph and talked candidly about...