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The Doobie Brothers have just released their new album, Southbound, which reunites the Doobies with Michael McDonald and a bunch of country stars to record all-new versions of the band’s classic hits, including “Black Water,” “Listen to the Music,” and “China Grove.” While an...
The charge against AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd of attempting to arrange a murder has been dropped, according to Stuff.co.nz . Rudd's attorney, Paul Mabey, said on Friday (November 7th) that the Crown Solicitor Greg Hollister-Jones withdrew the murder-plot charge after a meeting with...
Foo Fighters have revealed more details about the massive 20th anniversary concert the band will play next July 4th at RFK Stadium in Washington D.C. The group will gather together musicians for the gig who have appeared or will appear on the band's current HBO documentary...
Bruce Springsteen sure knows how to fraise money for charity. At Wednesday night’s (November 5th) Stand Up For Heroes benefit at New York's Theater at Madison Square Garden, Springsteen pulled out all the stops until he had raised a cool $600,000 for the charity upon offering a...
Jeff Lynne definitely has the performing bug gain after ELO's triumphant September 14th comeback concert in London. Lynne told NME, "I had so much (fun) in Hyde Park with 50,000 people, where I just played in September, first time I've played in 28 years it was fantastic and I...
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...