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KISS is the subject of another tribute album, but unlike 1994's KISS My Ass, which the band had a role in putting together, this one features all female singers. Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons have given their blessing to KISS and Makeup, which will include 16 songs. Stanley says...
Graham Nash was on hand last night (October 27th) in Manhattan to salute legendary rock photographer Henry Diltz at the 13th Annual Lucie Awards at Carnegie Hall's Zankel Hall, where Diltz received the 2015 Achievement in Music award.The Lucie Awards is the celebrated annual...
The Rolling Stones will follow up this Friday's release of From the Vault: Live at the Tokyo Dome 1990 with From the Vault: Live in Leeds 1982 on November 20th. The show on July 25th, 1982 was the final night of a European tour in support of Tattoo You. The Stones did not tour...
Roger Waters is throwing his support behind Democratic Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders. Although not a U.S. citizen and unable to vote, Waters -- who's lived in New York for years -- spoke about Sanders' attributes, telling Rolling Stone: "He's the only person in the...
Keith Richards maintains that his years of drug use contributed nothing to his creative pursuits, according to Vintage Vinyl News. During the Rolling Stones guitarist’s recent chat with BBC Radio 4's Desert Island Discs, he explained, “I have never felt it did anything for my...
Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen publishes his autobiography, Adrenalized: Life, Def Leppard and Beyond, this week. Collen, who is the first member of the band to tell his story in a book, co-wrote it with journalist Chris Epting. Collen says, "I never really had an intention...
Fleetwood Mac will release a deluxe expanded version of the 1979 double album, Tusk on December 4th, according to SpinCDs.com. The album, which cost over $1 million to produce, was released on October 12th, 1979 and fell short of commercial expectations following the band's 1977...
Creed frontman Scott Stapp is offering his fans two separate VIP packages on his upcoming solo tour, which kicks off on January 15th in St. Petersburg, Florida. The VIP Experience will cost $100 and includes one general admission ticket, early entry to the venue, an individual...
Rush have shared another video from their upcoming R40 live release. This time it's "Closer to the Heart," a song that has appeared on six of the band's live releases. R40 is due out November 20th in multiple formats. Keith Richards talks about the roots of his guitar playing in...