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A man has pledged to take "the ultimate test of endurance" by listening to nothing but Canadian rock act Nickelback for a week. According to Consequence Of Sound, Jesse Carey launched his campaign to raise money for Charity: Water, an organization which builds water wells in...
Eric Clapton will be inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame on May 8th in Memphis. His induction, along with Little Richard and legend Tommy Brown, is being held in conjunction with the 36th Annual Blues Music Awards on May 7th and the public Grand Opening of the bricks and mortar...
Grateful Dead songwriters Jerry Garcia and Robert Hunter lead the inductees for the 2015 Songwriters Hall of Fame. The gala event, which will be held on June 18th at Manhattan's Marriott Marquis, will also honor Chess Records blues legend Willie Dixon, Linda Perry, Cyndi Lauper...
Stevie Nicks says that her massive solo career always took second place in her heart to Fleetwood Mac. Nicks, who along with the Mac are out on the road for their sold-out first tour with the returning Christine McVie since 1998, explained why she even went solo in the first...
Van Morrison is the latest artist to commit to a high profile duets collection with the March 24th release of the aptly titled, Duets: Re-Working The Catalogue. Billboard reported that among the notables appearing on the set are the late Bobby Womack, Steve Winwood, Mark...
Tomorrow (February 19th), Yahoo Live will stream Led Zeppelin’s entire Physical Graffiti reissue, its companion audio disc, and a live Q&A with Jimmy Page. The Page chat will take place in front of a live audience at London's famed Olympic Studios -- in the same room where...
Boston has announced a 32-date spring and summer run. The band, led by co-founding guitarist-writer-producer Tom Scholz, kicks the trek off on April 30th in Tuscaloosa, Alabama at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater and stretches things through to August 9th when they wrap the tour up...
Jon Bon Jovi is hard at work in the studio, according to People magazine. During his Thursday night (February 12th), low key acoustic performance at Kenneth Cole’s Manhattan store in Soho, Bon Jovi revealed that a new album is in the works -- although he didn't say whether it...
Former Guns N' Roses and Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash and his band, Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, will hit the road starting on April 25th in Orlando, Florida and ending on May 23rd in Houston after a mix of headlining and festival dates. The trek is happening in...