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Former Styx frontman and songwriter Dennis DeYoung is back with a new live CD/DVD set, Dennis DeYoung And The Music Of Styx Live In Los Angeles. The collection, which is also available in Blu-ray and digital formats, was captured live on March 18th, 2014 live at L.A.’s El Rey...
Phil Collins says that as far as he's concerned, he's retired. Collins, who this summer took part in a few weeks of exploratory rehearsals to see if he was road ready, had passed on going on tour, and believes his music making days might finally be done, telling Q magazine: "I...
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong is continuing to pursue a side career in acting. According to Variety, the singer/guitarist will star in an upcoming movie called Geezer. The film is described as a comedy about a musician and father who, in the midst of a mid-life crisis...
Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament recently spoke with Rolling Stone about his involvement with the funding and construction of new skate parks throughout his home state of Montana, saying, "It started for me like three or four years ago, when actually I made out a living will. There'...
AC/DC has unveiled the full music video for "Play Ball," the first single from the band's upcoming album Rock Or Bust. The clip marks the first official time that guitarist Stevie Young has appeared in a video with the group, and is also notable for the absence of drummer Phil...
Bruce Springsteen, Metallica, and Dave Grohl headlined last night’s (November 11th) The Concert For Valor in Washington, D.C. on the National Mall. Springsteen, who had earlier in the show performed a cover of Creedence Clearwater Revival’s “Fortunate Son” with Grohl and Zac...
Bob Seger is a family man through and through. With a new Top Three studio set -- Ride Out -- and an eagerly awaited road trek kicking off next week, we asked the 69-year-old Seger where he gets his musical inspiration from these days. Seger told us he looks no further than the...
Happy Birthday to Neil Young, who turns 69 today (November 12th). Out now is Young's latest album, Storytone, which is a completely orchestrated record with Young not playing a single instrument -- only singing. The set was produced by two relatively hip new producers -- Michael...
The autopsy report for Survivor frontman Jimi Jamison came back citing the cause of the 63-year-old’s death due to a “stroke with methamphetamine intoxication.” Billboard reported, “The autopsy says Jamison had cardiovascular disease and narrowing of the arteries. It had been...