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It was 39 years ago today (October 7th, 1975), that John Lennon won his four-year battle against deportation by the U.S. government. Due to his stance against the Vietnam War, Lennon had been under almost constant surveillance from the FBI and the Immigration &...
Pink Floyd has uploaded the latest audio clip from the band’s upcoming album, The Endless River, titled, "Audio 3," on to YouTube. The Endless River, will be released on November 10th and is produced by David Gilmour, Phil Manzanera, Youth, and Andy Jackson. Along with Gilmour...
Steven Tyler’s upcoming solo album may take on a country vibe, according to Ultimate Classic Rock. While in San Francisco on Friday (October 3rd), the Aerosmith frontman took part in a video Q&A with Twitter Music at the company’s headquarters, where he shed light on the...
A British man has launched a Kickstarter campaign to have Nickelback banned from playing in London. According to NME, Craig Mandell is hoping to raise $1,000 for his effort to keep the Canadian rock act out of the English capital for the foreseeable future. Mandell explained, "...
Former Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett took time out on Facebook to slam the new group documentary, Genesis: Sum Of The Parts, which is set to premiere on Friday (October 10th) on Showtime. Hackett took umbrage that unlike his former bandmates' massively successful solo careers...
Foo Fighters helped kick off the 40th anniversary celebration of acclaimed PBS series Austin City Limits by performing on this past Friday's (October 3rd) two-hour all-star edition. The band performed "Two Headed Dog (Red Temple Prayer)" by local Austin legend Roky Erickson,...
Fleetwood Mac's North American tour rolls on tonight and tomorrow (October 6th and 7th), with back-to-back shows at New York City's legendary Madison Square Garden. The tour marks the return of Christine McVie, who quit the band in 1998 and out of the blue decided that she...
It was 50 years ago today (October 6th, 1964) that the Beatles began recording "Eight Days A Week." John Lennon, who co-wrote the song with Paul McCartney, was never a fan of the song, and prior to his death in 1980 told Playboy, "We struggled to record it and struggled to make...
Bruce Springsteen, Metallica, and Dave Grohl will headline next month’s The Concert For Valor. The live concert will be held in Washington, D.C. on November 11th on the National Mall at 7 p.m. ET. Among the other performers scheduled to take part are Eminem, Carrie Underwood,...