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Puddle Of Mudd frontman Wes Scantlin was arrested on Friday (January 16th) at Denver International Airport after he took what Loudwire described as a "joyride" on an airport baggage carousel. Scantlin ended up in the airport's restricted area before being taken into custody by...
The surviving members of the Grateful Dead have announced their final three performances for July 3rd, 4th, and 5th at Chicago's Soldier Field -- the same venue the late-Jerry Garcia played his last Dead show on July 9th, 1995. Joining Bob Weir, Phil Lesh, Bill Kreutzmann, and...
As expected, Bruce Springsteen performed on Saturday night (January 17th) at Asbury Park, New Jersey’s Paramount Theatre at the 15th Annual Light Of Day Concert to benefit Parkinson's Disease. Backstreets.com posted that “The Boss” played guitar sideman, solo acoustic balladeer...
Original Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young drummer Dallas Taylor died on Sunday (January 18th) at age 66 of undisclosed causes. He had been in delicate health for years following a 1991 liver transplant. Taylor, who had become an addiction counselor, was the first musician...
Billy Joel will return this summer to Chicago's Wrigley Field for his fourth career gig at the Chicago Cubs' hallowed ballpark. The general public on-sale is set for Saturday, January 24th at 10:00 a.m. local time. Billy last performed at the stadium on July 18th, 2014...
Guitarist and co-founder of the Black Crowes, Rich Robinson released a statement announcing his split with older brother and vocalist Chris Robinson and the breakup of the band. The Crowes will always be beloved for their rootsy combination of classic Southern Rock mixed with...
Ultimate Classic Rock has posted a list of potential drummers for AC/DC should Phil Rudd be unable to return to the band -- assuming, of course, that the group even wants him back. Although nothing official has been announced, Rudd is still the drummer for AC/DC until further...
Happy Birthday to Rolling Stones guitarist Mick Taylor, who turns 66 on Saturday (January 17th). In June of 1969, Taylor replaced the band's co-founder Brian Jones shortly before his death, and less than a month later, on July 3rd, 1969, he made his live debut with the Stones at...
Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell has revealed via Twitter that he has just begun recording a new solo album, according to Blabbermouth. No further details are currently available. Cornell's last solo studio effort, 2009's Scream, was an ill-advised attempt at urban pop produced...