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Police drummer Stewart Copeland says that the band’s 2007-2008 reunion tour finally saw them act civilly to each other. On Friday (May 23rd), Copeland world premiered Poltroons In Paradise, a concerto for percussion at Liverpool’s Philharmonic Hall. Copeland spoke to The Express...
A report out of Japan claims that during Paul McCartney’s stay in Tokyo’s St. Luke’s hospital for an unnamed "virus," the former Beatle underwent intestinal surgery. Beatlefan reported that although the McCartney camp has yet to issue an official word on McCartney’s current...
America, led by co-founders Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell, have announced its full 2014 itinerary, extending its North American dates through November. To break things up, in the middle of their summer dates, the band is heading overseas for a string of shows in France, Italy...
At the conclusion of last week's Led Zeppelin listening event at L'Olympia in Paris, a new video for "Whole Lotta Love" (Rough Mix With Vocal) was premiered following the onstage Q&A session with Jimmy Page. The video is a composite of several classic Led Zeppelin live...
A new Queen compilation set for later this year will feature previously unheard Freddie Mercury music dating back to the 1980’s, according to Ultimate Classic Rock. Brian May, who along with co-founding drummer Roger Taylor and American Idol finalist Adam Lambert, will hit the...
Although the pipes were a bit rusty, former Journey frontman Steve Perry thrilled audience members on Sunday night (May 25th) during a surprise appearance within the encore set of alterative rockers Eels in Saint Paul, Minnesota. The Current reported that Perry -- whose rumored...
Bruce Springsteen performed two back-to-back shows on Thursday and Friday night (May 22nd and 23rd) with Joe Grushecky & The Houserockers at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's Soldiers and Sailors Hall. Both nights featured Springsteen digging deep into his catalogue for the shows,...
Stephen Stills is out on the road wrapping up a string of solo dates, and performs tonight and tomorrow (May 27th and 28th) at Solana Beach, California's Belly Up Tavern. Stills recently sat down for a chat with Relix magazine and was asked if having now been clean and sober for...
Paul McCartney is back home in England after battling a vicious virus, which forced him to scrap his five-date Asian tour. McCartney was discharged from Tokyo’s St. Luke’s hospital on Friday (May 23rd), and returned to his hotel The Peninsula to recuperate. MaccaReport.com got...