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Now that actor Will Ferrell and Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith had their long-awaited epic drum battle that saw Ferrell defeat his amazing lookalike Smith. the pair have extended a challenge to a third person. In an interview with Spin, Ferrell revealed, "We did talk...
Coming on July 29th is the latest Allman Brothers Band archival release, which expands the band’s legendary At Fillmore East collection to six-CD’s. The 1971 Fillmore East Recordings contains all four performances from the Allmans’ historic series of shows on March 12th and 13th...
Eddie Money just might be rock's hardest working man, with a string of one-nighters on the books through New Year's Eve. Money's next show is set for Friday night (June 13th) in Oak Ridge, Tennessee at the Secret City Festival, and over the next five months he'll be playing gigs...
Soundgarden/Pearl Jam drummer Matt Cameron and Soundgarden bassist Ben Shepherd have revealed the existence of a project with Alain Johannes -- who's played in Queens Of The Stone Age and Them Crooked Vultures -- and guitarist Dimitri Coats of the band Off!. The band doesn't...
Although Billy Joel has performed for million of fans all over the globe -- he's still unsure who the typical fan is. During a career spanning chat with American Songwriter, Billy, whose shows are quite possibly the hottest ticket of 2014, admits that he truly doesn't know who's...
The release date of the country tribute to Motley Crue has been pushed back from July 8th to August 19th. The 15-song complilation features the likes of Justin Moore, LeAnn Rimes, Darius Rucker, Rascal Flatts, Florida Georgia Line, and Brantley Gilbert, to name a few. While...
Roger Daltrey admits that embodying Pete Townshend’s songs isn't exact a walk in the park. Daltrey has been receiving great notices for his recent collaboration with Wilko Johnson on their joint project, Going Back Home. The recording of the album -- which went Top Three in the...
Richie Sambora will perform next month at Manhattan’s Iridium Club, where the late great Les Paul played his weekly residency. The Bon Jovi guitarist will take the stage on July 22nd and 23rd, saluting Paul, who would have tuned 99 on June 9th. Vintage Vinyl News reported that...
Coming on June 17th -- the day before Paul McCartney’s 72nd birthday -- is the latest biography on the former Beatle, titled, Man On The Run: Paul McCartney In The 1970’s, by noted UK journalist Tom Doyle. The tome, which was first published early last year in England, breaks...