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On Friday, May 23rd, an attorney for Allman Brothers Band singer Gregg Allman responded to a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the parents of 27 year-old Sarah Jones. The camera assistant died and six other members of the Midnight Rider film crew were struck by a train while...
Happy Birthday to Stevie Nicks, who celebrates her 66th birthday today (May 26th)!!! Nicks is currently busy prepping her first rarities album, tentatively titled, 24 Karat Gold: Songs From The Vault. The title comes from one of the many "lost and stray" songs of Nicks’ that...
Soundgarden guitarist Kim Thayil told a Washington D.C. radio station that Soundgarden will play before Nine Inch Nails on the two bands' upcoming co-headlining tour. According to Blabbermouth, Thayil explained, "It makes sense that we perform before them. Nine Inch Nails is a...
Guns N' Roses frontman and sole original member Axl Rose has denied rumors that he is breaking up the band and considering retirement. Responding to a report at RadarOnline.com in which anonymous sources claimed that the group was finished, Rose posted a message at the band's...
Sammy Hagar will release a new album, called, Light Roast, featuring acoustic versions of his most beloved songs. Hagar revealed in his video address to his fan club, that last week’s stripped down performance at San Francisco’s first Acoustic-4-a-Cure charity show inspired the...
The musical event of the millennium took place on Thursday night (May 22nd), as Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith and his amazing lookalike, actor Will Ferrell, held their long-awaited drum-off on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon. The pair showed up on the program in...
Peter Gabriel won’t rule out a Genesis reunion. Although plans were discussed regarding the classic five-man lineup -- Gabriel, Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks, and Steve Hackett -- reuniting earlier in the decade to perform 1974’s concert album, The Lamb Lies Down On...
As expected, Gregg Allman and the producers of his ill-fated biopic, Midnight Rider, are being hit with a wrongful death lawsuit from the family of camera assistant Sarah Jones, following her death on February 20th while on location Georgia. The cast and crew had been shooting a...
40 years after it all went down, the live document of Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young’s legendary 30-date 1974 tour will finally be released in a deluxe package on July 8th. Rolling Stone reported that fans will have the choice of a "three CD/DVD set, a Pure Audio Blu-Ray (...