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The Who and Eddie Vedder are once again teaming up to support the band’s patron charity, Teen Cancer America. Details were posted on TheWho.com about a unique contest for a special concert featuring the band and the Pearl Jam frontman on September 12th at a private residence in...
Tom Petty regrets the use of the Confederate flag 30 years ago, when it was a constant presence during his Southern Accents tour. With the meaning of the flag hotly debated as it slowly vanishes from official Southern governmental buildings and spaces, Petty, who hails from...
Are Guns N' Roses planning another return to Las Vegas for a third residency? According to Ultimate Classic Rock , speculation began after a photo appeared of a poster reportedly displayed at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino which read, "All we need is just a little patience: Guns...
Slash and his band, Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, will launch a new leg of their World On Fire North American tour on September 18th in Providence, Rhode Island, with dates booked through October 24th in Temecula, California. The trek is in support of Slash's third solo...
A Foo Fighters fan got his birthday wish granted by the band recently at their gig in Toronto. 18-year-old Anthony Bifolchi attended the show with a sign that read, “It’s my birthday, can I play drums?” According to Loudwire , Frontman Dave Grohl spotted the sign and invited him...
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has filed an appeal following his recent sentencing to eight months of home detention by a New Zealand court after pleading guilty to charges of threatening to kill and drug possession. Rudd has been meeting with a specialist psychiatrist but authorities...
Kid Rock is not collaborating with Ted Nugent on a new song in support of the Confederate flag, despite widespread media reports. The website Ultimate Classic Rock originally published that Nugent and Rock were recording a track titled "Kiss My Rebel Ass," claiming it would be...
Def Leppard will release its first new studio album since 2008’s Songs From The Sparkle Lounge, in October. Vintage Vinyl News posted that guitarist Phil Collen revealed the upcoming collection during a radio interview, in which he said Leppard were eyeing a single or possible...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl told Rolling Stone that he's making progress in his recovery from the broken leg he sustained last month when he fell from a stage in Sweden, saying, "I'm starting to do a little bit of rehab exercise and the cast is off. The swelling's down. The...