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Happy Birthday to Kinks co-founder and main songwriter Ray Davies who turns 71 on Sunday (June 21st)!!! Last year, Davies was inducted into the prestigious Songwriters Hall of Fame, but was unable to attend due to the recent death of his sister Joyce. 2015, finds Davies and...
The Rolling Stones sit at the Number Five spot of the Billboard 200 Album charts with the newly released reissue of their 1971 chart-topper, Sticky Fingers. The magazine posted that this marks Sticky Fingers' first entry in the album charts since 1981, and its highest position...
Current Journey drummer Deen Castronovo has once again been arrested following a domestic violence dispute at his Salem, Oregon home, according to TMZ.com. Castronovo was booked for “assault, coercion and menacing” before being released on bail. Fox News posted "a plea hearing...
Happy Birthday to Paul McCartney, who turns 73 today (June 18th). To date, McCartney is the most successful songwriter in history, having written or co-written 30 U.S. Number One hits. McCartney met his original songwriting partner John Lennon on July 6th, 1957 at a church...
Over 45 years after his legendary Rolling Stone interview when he mapped out the creative arc of Tommy for the first time -- even to himself -- Pete Townshend continues to flex his thoughts with the press. The Who leader spoke to The Belfast Telegraph and talked candidly about...
Breaking Benjamin's new album, Dark Before Dawn, is now streaming in its entirety at iTunes, one week ahead of its June 23rd release. With the band re-emerging after a five-year hiatus, frontman Ben Burnley told us that the mysterious illness which kept him off the road for...
Courtney Love's legal team has issued a cease-and-desist order against theaters showing the docudrama Soaked In Bleach, which alleges that Love's husband, Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, did not commit suicide in April 1994 but was murdered, possibly at the behest of Love herself...
3 Doors Down guitarist Chris Henderson revealed in a new interview with a Lubbock, Texas radio station that the band's upcoming album is called Us And The Night and that the expected release date will be in September or October. Henderson said, "The music’s almost done. Probably...
Foo Fighters have canceled all the remaining dates on the band's European tour due to Dave Grohl breaking his leg last Friday night (June 12th) in a fall from the stage in Gothenburg, Sweden. On doctors' orders, the band has scrapped its June 19th and 20th gigs at London's...