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Tool has settled the complicated lawsuit that has been a hindrance to the band since 2007, according to Yahoo! News. A friend of the band sued them eight years ago, claiming that he had created artwork for the group and wanted credit and compensation for it. Then an insurance...
Halestorm plans to release a photo book called To Hale And Back in May 2015. The book, for which the band teamed with photographer and longtime friend Rob Fenn, will document the group's career so far. Fenn has been traveling with the band since 2012 and a description of the...
Toto bassist Mike Porcaro died yesterday (March 15th) at age 59 following a long battle with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, according to Ultimate Classic Rock. Porcaro -- the middle Porcaro brother -- was the last Porcaro to join the already successful band in 1983,...
All signs are literally pointing to the Rolling Stones announcing their 2015 North American tour dates on Thursday (March 19th). Jambase.com posted that just as they did back in 2013, the band has taken out billboards in cities featuring a key phrase or title from one of their...
Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler has relocated to Nashville and is prepping his solo debut, which will be a country album. Tyler is already working with hit songwriters for the likes of Tim McGraw, Carrie Underwood, and Keith Urban, among others. Tyler is expected to ink a deal with Big...
In honor of the fifth anniversary of the death of legendary singer Ronnie James Dio, the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up And Shout Cancer Fund will hold a weekend of celebratory activities from May 15th to 17th in Los Angeles. Among the events planned are a public memorial service, a...
Rumors are swirling that the Grateful Dead might be adding up to two West Coast concerts before their final three July concerts in Chicago. An inside source revealed to Billboard that the band has been at least “considering” a show in Santa Clara, California -- most likely at...
Mick Fleetwood revealed that it might be a couple of more years before Fleetwood Mac’s new album gets finished. Fleetwood told ABC News, “This whole touring stuff is getting sort of totally, in a good way, out of control. We’re going all over the world now, so we don’t quite...
Halestorm has been debuting new songs on the road since last year and they've just added another one to their set list. The band performed the tune "I Am The Fire" for the first time live last Monday (March 9th) in Wolverhampton, England during its U.K. headlining tour and a fan...