Real Rock News

Aerosmith fans will get the chance next month to see Boston’s original bad boys live in concert on the big screen in theaters all over the U.S. Aerosmith Rocks Donington 2014, will be shown for one night only on February 26th, via Fathom Events Classic Music Series. The 90-...
Is Metallica finally in the studio? The band has updated its official Instagram account with a photo of bassist Robert Trujillo appearing to lay down a bass track in a recording studio, which includes the caption "Rockin along . . ." The picture appears to have been taken by...
Slash, Duff McKagan, Matt Sorum and others performed at a musical benefit and live auction last Monday (January 12th) for Adopt The Arts, a Los Angeles-based charity that preserves and creates arts programs in U.S. public schools. According to Blabbermouth, the event at...
Puddle Of Mudd frontman Wes Scantlin was arrested on Friday (January 16th) at Denver International Airport after he took what Loudwire described as a "joyride" on an airport baggage carousel. Scantlin ended up in the airport's restricted area before being taken into custody by...
The surviving members of the Grateful Dead have announced their final three performances for July 3rd, 4th, and 5th at Chicago's Soldier Field -- the same venue the late-Jerry Garcia played his last Dead show on July 9th, 1995. Joining Bob Weir, Phil Lesh, Bill Kreutzmann, and...
As expected, Bruce Springsteen performed on Saturday night (January 17th) at Asbury Park, New Jersey’s Paramount Theatre at the 15th Annual Light Of Day Concert to benefit Parkinson's Disease. Backstreets.com posted that “The Boss” played guitar sideman, solo acoustic balladeer...
Original Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young drummer Dallas Taylor died on Sunday (January 18th) at age 66 of undisclosed causes. He had been in delicate health for years following a 1991 liver transplant. Taylor, who had become an addiction counselor, was the first musician...
Billy Joel will return this summer to Chicago's Wrigley Field for his fourth career gig at the Chicago Cubs' hallowed ballpark. The general public on-sale is set for Saturday, January 24th at 10:00 a.m. local time. Billy last performed at the stadium on July 18th, 2014...
Guitarist and co-founder of the Black Crowes, Rich Robinson released a statement announcing his split with older brother and vocalist Chris Robinson and the breakup of the band. The Crowes will always be beloved for their rootsy combination of classic Southern Rock mixed with...