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David Gilmour has doubled down on his upcoming North American tour stops. The Pink Floyd guitarist releases his new solo album, Rattle That Lock on September 18th, and has just announced additional shows in Los Angeles, Toronto, Chicago, and New York City. Gilmour, who'll kick...
Yes will continue on despite the recent death of co-founder and bassist Chris Squire. Squire, who died on June 27th at age 67 from acute erythroid leukemia, had wanted the band to carry on in his absence and drummer Alan White -- perhaps, Squire's closest friend -- told us that...
Bobby Whitlock, best known for his days playing with Eric Clapton in Derek & The Dominos, has finally received credit for one of the band's classic tunes from 1970's Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs. In addition to he and Clapton co-writing the bulk of the album,...
Scott Weiland and the Wildabout’s management team at Milk & Honey posted a PledgeMusic update recently apologizing for the “unacceptable” level of communication and for a generally “poor experience.” Weiland was not quoted in the update. A few weeks ago, PledgeMusic offered...
Journalist David de Sola is releasing Alice in Chains: The Untold Story on August 4th. Billboard Magazine named the book in its summer “Must Reads” list, writing: "The early-90s Seattle grunge band, long overshadowed by its hometown peers, gets its due in this debut book from a...
Buckcherry is promoting their upcoming album, Rock ‘N’ Roll, set to drop on August 21, and designed to get the band back to its roots. Frontman Josh Todd spoke with Loudwire about the single from the album, “Bring It Back,” his obsession with go-kart racing and his love of old-...
Keith Richards has revealed the cover artwork and tracklist for Crosseyed Heart, his third solo album -- and first since 1992's Main Offender. Crosseyed Heart, which will be released on September 18th, reunites the Rolling Stones co-founder with his X-Pensive Winos bandmates --...
Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell is no fan of GOP presidential hopeful Donald Trump. Vintage Vinyl News posted that Campbell, who is back on the road with the band while fighting Hodgkin's lymphoma, commented on CNN.com's post that Trump is scheduled to introduce Leppard...
Happy Birthday to Don Henley, who turns 68 today (July 22nd). Henley and Glenn Frey co-founded the Eagles in 1971, and are responsible for the band's best loved songs, including "Hotel California," "One Of These Nights," "Desperado," "Best Of My Love," "Life In The Fast Lane," "...