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Journey guitarist Neal Schon doesn't want the band to just rely on their era-defining hits while out on the road with the Doobie Brothers through the end of the summer. The current band now consists of the classic Escape/Frontiers lineup -- barring Steve Perry -- and Schon is...
Red Hot Chili Peppers had to cancel a Saturday night (May 14th) headlining slot at the KROQ Weenie Roast festival at Irvine Meadows Amphitheater in Orange County, California after singer Anthony Kiedis was rushed to a local hospital with severe stomach pains. According to...
It was 40 years ago this week (May 15th to May 27th, 1976) that the Rolling Stones' Black And Blue topped the Billboard 200 album charts for the first of four non-consecutive weeks. The album, which was the band's 6th U.S. chart-topper, was recorded at Munich's Musicland Studios...
It was 46 years ago today (May 14th, 1970) that Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young released their single "Ohio" as a tribute to four students killed by National Guardsmen on May 4th, 1970 during anti-war protests at Ohio's Kent State University. David Crosby and Neil Young were...
Scorpions start their five-show residency at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas tonight. It runs through the 21st. Twisted Sister will do their final shows in the New York-New Jersey-Connecticut tri-state area on September 30th, October 1st and 2nd at First Energy Park...
Former Yes members Jon Anderson, Rick Wakeman, and Trevor Rabin have joined forces once again for Anderson, Rabin, & Wakeman (ARW). The trio, who last performed together a quarter century ago during the massive 1991 Union tour, which collected most of the Yes alumni on one...
Eric Clapton's behind-the-scenes documentary on his new album will air on both MTV Live and VH1 Classic next week. The same day that "Slowhand's" 23rd studio album Still I Do hits the streets, the hour-long Eric Clapton: Still I Do - An Intimate Discussion About Rock, The Blues...
Coming on July 29th is the deluxe and expanded version of Fleetwood Mac's 1982 chart-topping Mirage collection. The album, which was released on June 18th, 1982, was the group's first studio set of the decade and topped the album charts for five straight weeks. Mirage, which was...
It was 46 years ago today (May 13th, 1970), that the Beatles' final movie, Let It Be, received its U.S. premiere, in New York City theaters. The film, which was shot in January 1969, was originally intended to be a TV special called Get Back featuring the group rehearsing for...