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The musical event of the millennium took place on Thursday night (May 22nd), as Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith and his amazing lookalike, actor Will Ferrell, held their long-awaited drum-off on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon. The pair showed up on the program in...
Peter Gabriel won’t rule out a Genesis reunion. Although plans were discussed regarding the classic five-man lineup -- Gabriel, Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks, and Steve Hackett -- reuniting earlier in the decade to perform 1974’s concert album, The Lamb Lies Down On...
As expected, Gregg Allman and the producers of his ill-fated biopic, Midnight Rider, are being hit with a wrongful death lawsuit from the family of camera assistant Sarah Jones, following her death on February 20th while on location Georgia. The cast and crew had been shooting a...
40 years after it all went down, the live document of Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young’s legendary 30-date 1974 tour will finally be released in a deluxe package on July 8th. Rolling Stone reported that fans will have the choice of a "three CD/DVD set, a Pure Audio Blu-Ray (...
Paul McCartney was taken to a Japanese hospital while suffering from a lingering virus, which forced the former Beatle to postpone his entire Asian leg, according to Beatlefan. The Sankei Sport reported that McCartney was admitted on Wednesday (May 21st), posting, "Even after he...
Buckcherry played a show as scheduled on Tuesday night (May 20th) at the Dixie Roadhouse in Cape Coral, Florida despite two bomb scares and the efforts of a local religious group to get the gig canceled. According to Brave Words, a letter from the Holy Family posted on both the...
Guns N' Roses are about to break up, according to a report posted at RadarOnline.com. A source close to the band says that singer and sole original member Axl Rose will call it a day after the group finishes up its Las Vegas residency at the Hard Rock Hotel, which began on May...
Black Sabbath singer Ozzy Osbourne and bassist Geezer Butler seem to have slightly different takes on whether the reunited band will record a follow-up to last year's 13. Asked about guitarist Tony Iommi's recent remark that their upcoming concert in London's Hyde Park could be...
The Eagles kick off their 20-date European tour tonight (May 22nd) in Amsterdam. Don Henley spoke candidly about the band’s recent documentary, History Of The Eagles, and explained that the band ultimately chose to not air all of its dirty laundry, admitting to The New Zealand...