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Peter Frampton took time out to thank his fans on Facebook after wrapping his 2014 tour dates. Frampton closed out the tour on Sunday night (October 5th) at Hollywood, Florida's Hard Rock Live, having played shows with such high profile openers as the Doobie Brothers and Buddy...
Billy Idol has just announced a 14-date North American tour for early next year. Idol will release his first new studio set in nearly a decade, titled Kings & Queens Of The Underground, on October 21st. Idol’s long-awaited autobiography, Dancing With Myself, was published...
3 Doors Down has announced that its 11th annual Better Life Foundation benefit concert will take place on November 15th at the Horseshoe Casino in Tunica, Mississippi. VIP ticketing has already begun which includes a chance to meet the band, exclusive VIP merchandise offers, a...
Paul McCartney sideman Brian Ray says that the former Beatle has never phoned in a performance. Ray, who covers rhythm guitar and bass duties when “Macca” switches to guitar, made his debut with McCartney at his February 3rd, 2002 Super Bowl pre-game appearance. Ray told U-T San...
It was 39 years ago today (October 7th, 1975), that John Lennon won his four-year battle against deportation by the U.S. government. Due to his stance against the Vietnam War, Lennon had been under almost constant surveillance from the FBI and the Immigration &...
Pink Floyd has uploaded the latest audio clip from the band’s upcoming album, The Endless River, titled, "Audio 3," on to YouTube. The Endless River, will be released on November 10th and is produced by David Gilmour, Phil Manzanera, Youth, and Andy Jackson. Along with Gilmour...
Steven Tyler’s upcoming solo album may take on a country vibe, according to Ultimate Classic Rock. While in San Francisco on Friday (October 3rd), the Aerosmith frontman took part in a video Q&A with Twitter Music at the company’s headquarters, where he shed light on the...
A British man has launched a Kickstarter campaign to have Nickelback banned from playing in London. According to NME, Craig Mandell is hoping to raise $1,000 for his effort to keep the Canadian rock act out of the English capital for the foreseeable future. Mandell explained, "...
Former Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett took time out on Facebook to slam the new group documentary, Genesis: Sum Of The Parts, which is set to premiere on Friday (October 10th) on Showtime. Hackett took umbrage that unlike his former bandmates' massively successful solo careers...