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In honor of the fifth anniversary of the death of legendary singer Ronnie James Dio, the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up And Shout Cancer Fund will hold a weekend of celebratory activities from May 15th to 17th in Los Angeles. Among the events planned are a public memorial service, a...
Rumors are swirling that the Grateful Dead might be adding up to two West Coast concerts before their final three July concerts in Chicago. An inside source revealed to Billboard that the band has been at least “considering” a show in Santa Clara, California -- most likely at...
Mick Fleetwood revealed that it might be a couple of more years before Fleetwood Mac’s new album gets finished. Fleetwood told ABC News, “This whole touring stuff is getting sort of totally, in a good way, out of control. We’re going all over the world now, so we don’t quite...
Halestorm has been debuting new songs on the road since last year and they've just added another one to their set list. The band performed the tune "I Am The Fire" for the first time live last Monday (March 9th) in Wolverhampton, England during its U.K. headlining tour and a fan...
In celebration of his 70th birthday on March 30th, Eric Clapton has announced two special shows at New York’s Madison Square Garden on May 1st and 2nd. The concerts will mark the 46th anniversary since Clapton -- then with Cream -- opened the “new” MSG on November 2nd, 1968...
The Eagles have announced a 24-date North American leg of their ongoing History Of The Eagles tour. The trek starts on May 19th in Austin, Texas at Frank Erwin Center and wraps on July 29th in Bossier City, Louisiana at Century Link Center. For the second year running, the band...
Phil Collins was made an honorary Texan by the state's legislature on Wednesday (March 11th) in Austin. The honor was bestowed on the Genesis drummer for his recent donation to the state of his entire collection of papers, files, and artifacts on the Alamo -- most of which was...
Buffalo Springfield and Poco guitarist and co-founder Richie Furay is back on the road in support of Hand In Hand, his first new album in eight years. In addition to the new tracks -- which are firmly rooted in the country rock genre helped pioneered back in the late 1960's and...
Aerosmith is sure talking their sweet time announcing its full summer itinerary, having just added four more dates to their summer run. Newly announced shows are now on the books for Evansville, Indiana; Santa Barbara, California; Fort McMurray, AB; and Las Vegas, Nevada. Steven...