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AC/DC kicked off the North American leg of its Rock Or Bust world tour on Saturday night (August 22nd) at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. According to Blabbermouth, the band's 20-song set was not much different from the one it played earlier this year in Europe,...
According to Blabbermouth, Van Halen was forced to cancel Sunday night's (August 23rd) scheduled concert in Hershey, Pennsylvania after lead singer David Lee Roth was advised by doctors not to perform due to a bout with the flu. The band's official statement reads as follows: "...
Although the Who’s remaining North American shows might be their last as part of a major tour, Roger Daltrey is adamant that the band is still performing at the top of its game. The Who kicks off its latest North American leg on September 14th at San Diego, California’s Valley...
After 32 years, Bon Jovi, has broken off with its record label, Mercury Records, according to Billboard. Mercury, which is a subsidiary of the mammoth Universal Music Group, now functions under the umbrella of Island Records. Last month, the band released its 14th album, Burning...
Police raided the Los Angeles-area home of Gene Simmons yesterday morning looking for evidence of child pornography, but were quick to add that Simmons and his family were helpful and are not considered suspects. The warrant was served at the KISS bassist's home located in the...
Sammy Hagar has finally gotten behind the wheel of his $1.4 million LaFerrari, which he ordered a year ago and took delivery of this week. He says, "We put 100 miles on it and the driving experience is like nothing else I've ever had. Power that would scare [race car driver]...
Eight-and-a-half months after AC/DC released Rock or Bust, the band start their North American tour on Saturday in the Boston suburb of Foxborough, Massachusetts. The band previewed the tour in April with two performances at the Coachella festival in California and at the Grammy...
David Gilmour has just announced an intimate theater gig in between next year’s arena shows in Chicago. The Pink Floyd guitarist will bookend an April 6th gig at the 3,901-seat Auditorium Theatre in between two mammoth gigs at the “Windy City’s” 23,000-seat United Center...
Pete Townshend revealed that he’s currently prepping the long awaited latest edition of his Scoop demo series. Townshend has so far released three Scoop collections -- Scoop in 1983, Another Scoop in 1987, and Scoop 3 in 2001. Townshend explained to TheVinylDistrict.com where he...