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The Moody Blues have just released their latest box set, Timeless Flight: The Polydor Years 1986 - 1992. The six CD and two DVD collection features the studio albums The Other Side Of Life (1986), Sur La Mer (1988), and Keys To The Kingdom (1991). In addition to the albums, the...
Billy Joel will break his lifetime record of most performances at New York’s Madison Square Garden, when he plays his 65th show at the arena on July 1st. On March 20th, Billy, who is inching into the second year of his ongoing residency at the Garden, will head upstate to...
AC/DC's 16th studio album, Rock Or Bust, arrives in stores on today (December 2nd), following perhaps the toughest stretch of time in the band's 40-year history since the death of singer Bon Scott in 1980. First, founding guitarist Malcolm Young was forced to retire from the...
Bruce Springsteen and Coldplay’s Chris Martin stepped in last night (December 1st) to front U2 in the heart of New York City’s Times Square for the band's surprise World AIDS Day (RED) performance. Bono, who was unable to perform, was watching the concert at home in Dublin,...
In the latest bizarre turn of events in the case of Creed singer Scott Stapp, the troubled vocalist has apparently started a new crowdsourcing campaign to raise $480,000 so that he can record a new solo album and write his first novel. Stapp posted a link at Creed's Facebook...
Dave Grohl recently revealed that late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain was very excited to hear an early Foo Fighters demo while Nirvana was touring in 1992. In the latest episode of the Sonic Highways HBO documentary series, Grohl recalled Cobain’s reaction upon hearing an early...
Judas Priest, Linkin Park and Slipknot will headline the ninth annual Rock On The Range festival, scheduled for May 15th, 16th and 17th, 2015, at Ohio's Columbus Crew Stadium. Joining the headliners for the weekend will be Godsmack, Marilyn Manson, Breaking Benjamin, Rise...
Pete Townshend's long-awaited orchestral version of the Who's 1973 "mod" opera Quadrophenia will premiere on July 5th, 2015 at London's Royal Albert Hall starring Townshend and Alfie Boe singing Roger Daltrey's original parts with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and the London...
Although Fleetwood Mac is locked in on the road pretty much until July, Mick Fleetwood says the band has nearly a dozen basic tracks in the can for their next studio album. Fleetwood told Mojo that he's eagerly anticipating the start of the band's next musical chapter,...