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Billy Joel's spot on Paul McCartney covers of "Maybe I'm Amazed" and "Live And Let Die" have premiered online ahead of the November 18th release of the star-studded The Art Of McCartney collection. The tribute set also features Bob Dylan, Steve Miller, Kiss, Barry Gibb, Heart,...
It was 48 years ago Sunday (November 9th, 1966) that John Lennon and Yoko Ono first met. Yoko was preparing a conceptual art show at a London's Indica Gallery, which was owned by Lennon's friend John Dunbar. Lennon was invited to peruse the exhibition the night before the show...
Stevie Nicks revealed her favorite Fleetwood Mac memory -- and not surprisingly, it dealt with the early days of her time in the band. During her Facebook fan Q&A, Nicks was asked about her favorite memory, to which she answered, “One of my very favorite memories is when I...
UPDATE 9:05 PM : A ccording to his lawyer , the charge of "attempting to procure murder" against Phil Rudd has been dropped. As reported by TVNZ News One , Mr Rudd's lawyer Paul Mabey QC said in a statement that the charge should never have been laid. It had caused "unnecessary...
One of the high points of the recent release of Jimmy Page's official photographic autobiography, Jimmy Page By Jimmy Page, is the look at his pre-Led Zeppelin career. Among the shots included are of Page in his semi-pro bands and early days with the Yardbirds -- along with a...
Nickelback has unveiled the details of a massive North American tour that will take place in 2015 to support the band's eighth studio album, No Fixed Address. The trek kicks off on February 14th in Allentown, Pennsylvania, hitting some 60 cities before winding down on August...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl is not a fan of the trend of playing classic albums in their entirety live, telling NME in a new interview that he "f***ing hates" when bands create a tour around the concept. Grohl added, "I don't like it when bands do that. It's presumptuous...
Pearl Jam has just about completed the touring cycle for 2013's Lightning Bolt album and bassist Jeff Ament told Rolling Stone that the band is looking forward to a break, saying, "I think we sort of relish having nothing on the calendar, even if it's just for a couple months. I...
In addition to just releasing a couple of new box sets commemorating Wings' two final studio chart-toppers, Paul McCartney just uploaded his second additional outtake online. The latest track, the impromptu, "Love My Baby," is a previously unknown song from McCartney & Wings...