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Styx co-founder Dennis DeYoung launches his spring run tomorrow night (March 4th) in Lincoln, Nebraska at the Lied Center For The Performing Arts. DeYoung has just added a trio of April dates and two shows for May, with the jaunt playing gigs in Minnesota, Illinois, Wisconsin,...
An alcoholic beverage tied to Jimi Hendrix is bound to rub people the wrong way, especially, his heirs who control the licensing of his name. Experience Hendrix is trying to stop the sale of Purple Haze liqueur, which features the gone-too-young rock icon on its label. According...
Fans have been reading into David Lee Roth's new solo track "Ain't Like Christmas" as featured on his newly revamped web series The Roth Show, believing it's Roth's way of saying he's split from Van Halen. The lyrics of the track could be about Van Halen -- but are ambiguous...
The seven year-old case of a Metallica fan murdered after their show in Charlottesville, Virginia will finally come to a close on Wednesday. Jesse Leroy Matthew Junior was formally charged with the 2009 murder of Morgan Harrington last September, along with the 2014 killing of...
Gregg Allman has added 13 new shows to his spring and summer tour, including one more night for his "Laid Back Festival" when it hits Chicago in July. New stops on Allman's trek include gigs in North and South Carolina, Florida, Mississippi, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Idaho, Maryland...
Sixx A.M. will return with their fourth album on April 29th. Prayers for the Damned, Volume One features the single "Rise," and if you pre-order the album, you'll get an instant download of the track starting on Friday. The second half of the album, Prayers for the Damned,...
A previously unreleased alternate mix of Nirvana’s “Marigold” was uncovered this week by Alternative Nation, featuring Dave Grohl on lead vocals. The track was written by Grohl and originally released under the pseudonym Late! in 1992 on an album called Pocketwatch. The track...
Foo Fighters will make what's being billed as "an official band announcement" tonight (March 2nd) via their Twitter account. A message posted at the band's Twitter feed late Tuesday night (March 1st) said simply, “Official band announcement tomorrow night. Stay tuned.” A report...
It was 47 years ago today (March 2nd, 1969) that John Lennon and Yoko Ono made their first live public concert performance. Although the couple had first performed together the previous December for the Rolling Stones' Rock And Roll Circus TV special, Lennon's appearance at Ono'...