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Ringo Starr recalled the Beatles' historic photo-op with the late Muhammad Ali back on February 18th, 1964 at Miami's Fifth Street Gym. The group, who were in town for their second appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show, which was taped live on location at the Deauville Hotel, was...
Meat Loaf's upcoming album, Braver Than We Are, will be released September 16th and features songs that longtime songwriter Jim Steinman had previously penned for other artists. The collection, which pairs Meat and Steinman together for the first time since 2006’s Bat Out of...
Alice in Chains has announced the second leg to their North American headlining tour adding Austin, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Antonio and other cities to a roster of shows that kicks off playing on June 23rd when they play with Guns N' Roses for a string of shows. Alice in...
The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected Boston founder and guitarist Tom Scholz's effort to reinstate his defamation lawsuit against the Boston Herald. This all started eight years ago when the paper published an article in which Micki Delp, the ex-wife of the band's singer Brad...
Axl Rose has been working out in preparation of his summer tours fronting Guns N' Roses and AC/DC, and while he reportedly looks noticeably slimmer in person, he isn't thrilled with the pictures he's seeing online. TorrentFreak reports that Axl has sent a cease and desist letter...
Alice Cooper and his Hollywood Vampires paid a visit to Dracula's Castle during a tour stop last week in Romania. While there, they met director Tim Burton . KISS Rocks Vegas will be available on pay-per-view starting June 14th, ahead of its release on DVD and Blu-ray on August...
Don Henley shed light on his first major song for the Eagles, the band's debut Top 10 hit, "Witchy Woman." Henley, who'll be out on the road this summer for a 25-date North American tour, spoke with Rolling Stone about the track, which was co-written by Eagles co-founder, Bernie...
Rock artists began to pay tribute online over the weekend to Muhammad Ali, the legendary boxer who passed away on June 3rd at the age of 74. Ali, who had suffered from Parkinson’s Disease, was taken to an Arizona hospital earlier this week while dealing with respiratory issues...
It was 54 years ago today (June 6th, 1962) that the Beatles first recorded for EMI Records at the legendary Abbey Road Studios. The group, which included original drummer Pete Best, performed a handful of songs, two of which have survived the years -- a take of "Besame Mucho,"...