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The video teaser for Pete Townshend’s new album, Classical Quadrophenia has premiered online. The new ‘symphonized’ version of the legendary rock opera was orchestrated by Townshend's companion of nearly 20 years, musician and composer, Rachel Fuller. The album -- which also...
Paul McCartney rocked out Tuesday night (May 12th) at Manhattan’s Jacob Javits Center for the Robin Hood Foundation's annual benefit. Robin Hood is New York's largest poverty-fighting organization, and since 1988 has focused on finding, funding and creating programs and schools...
Out on July 10th in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of their first chart-topper, the Rolling Stones will release a limited edition, numbered 12-inch version of “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction” on 180-gram vinyl. The band’s groundbreaking track will be featured on the A-side...
Several new photos of AC/DC founder and guitarist Malcolm Young have been published by Australia's Daily Mail. The tabloid snapped the pictures of a frail-looking Malcolm as he was out for a walk with an unidentified companion. Malcolm was forced to leave AC/DC last year due to...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich did not offer fans much cheer when asked by a Los Angeles radio station at the Rock In Rio USA festival last weekend when the band's new album would be coming out. Ulrich replied, "Compared to the age of the earth and the age of man populating this...
Steven Tyler debuts his solo country single, called "Love Is Your Name," during tonight's (Wednesday, May 13th) season finale of American Idol. The Aerosmith frontman has been teasing the song for weeks now on Twitter. Steven recently moved to Nashville and signed with Dot...
Phil Collins has signed a worldwide catalog deal with Warner Music Group, which will bring his solo catalog under the same imprint across the globe. The team-up has spurred a massive catalog campaign, which will feature newly remastered “Deluxe Editions” of all eight of Collins...
Stephen Stills has announced a 20-date solo tour. Pollstar.com reported the trek will feature Stills opening the show playing a solo acoustic set followed by a full electric set including Crosby, Stills, & Nash sidemen Kevin McCormick on bass, Todd Caldwell on organ, along...
Following his extensive European tour being launched later this month, Jackson Browne will head back to the U.S. for an extended string of 43 dates. Joining Browne and his band as the support act on most of the shows will be longtime Levon Helm Band members, husband wife team...