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Coming on October 14th is Bryan Adams' latest archival release -- the DVD, Wembley 1996 Live. The collection captures a particularly hot night for Adams on July 27th, 1996 as he headlined London's famed Wembley Stadium in front of over 70,000 fans. Incidentally, Adams -- who now...
It was 46 years ago today (September 18th, 1970) that Jimi Hendrix died at the age of 27, about two months shy of his 28th birthday. Over four decades later, the events surrounding his death remain sketchy at best, with the only clear fact being that the coroner report stated...
The Aerosmith singer recently told People magazine, "I would do anything to be in Guardians of the Galaxy 3 -- are you listening James Gunn?" Gunn is the director of the first two films. And even though a third film hasn't yet been announced, Gunn responded to Tyler in a...
Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson of Rush will get the key to the city of Toronto on Saturday. They'll receive the key at the opening ceremony for the new Lee Lifeson Art Park, which will feature unique music-themed art installations, in the Willowdale area of the city where Lee and...
Out today (September 16th) is Led Zeppelin's expanded version of its 1997 BBC Sessions . The updated set, retitled The Complete BBC Sessions, was produced by Jimmy Page and features eight previously unreleased tracks -- including "I Can't Quit You Baby," "You Shook Me," and the...
Co-founding KISS guitarist Ace Frehley has just announced an 11-date run for January and February. The 2017 shows kick off on January 19th at Houston Texas' Scout Bar and -- as of now -- wind down on February 11th in Seattle, Washington at The Neptune. Along the way, Ace will be...
Stone Temple Pilots may have ended their worldwide search for a new singer, according to Alternative Nation . The site reports that the "word around" Los Angeles is that the band has recruited Filipino musician John Borja to follow in the footsteps of the late Scott Weiland and...
Metallica's new album, Hardwired...To Self-Destruct, is finished, but frontman James Hetfield says that the band members are "perfectionists" and still tinkering with the set. He added however, that they were all done with the music, but that "it’s just artwork and little things...
Black Sabbath's Paranoid will be expanded into a box set on November 11th. Paranoid: Super Deluxe Edition is a four-disc set with the 2012 remaster of the original album, previously unreleased 1970 concerts from Montreux, Switzerland and Brussels, Belgium, and the first CD...