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Robert Plant has announced the full itinerary for his upcoming tour with his backing band, Sensational Space Shifters. Plant's recent shows have been a melting pot of Americana, blues, Led Zeppelin covers, and tracks from the band's recent Top 10 debut, Lullaby. . . And The...
Stone Temple Pilots have finally been able to drop the added "With Chester Bennington" from their name after settling their legal issues with former singer Scott Weiland. The band began working with Bennington in May 2013 after firing Weiland three months earlier, but an...
Paul McCartney’s reviled second wife Heather Mills could’t help throwing a public dig at the former Beatle and the father of her only child during recent TV appearance. The New York Daily News reported on Saturday (March 14th), Mills, who was married to McCartney from 2002 to...
Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band, Gregg Allman, Chicago, America, and the Doobie Brothers featuring Michael McDonald have been announced as co-headliners for the 2015 Sonoma Music Festival. The Press Democrat reported that “the classic rock festival held at the Field of...
Tool has settled the complicated lawsuit that has been a hindrance to the band since 2007, according to Yahoo! News. A friend of the band sued them eight years ago, claiming that he had created artwork for the group and wanted credit and compensation for it. Then an insurance...
Halestorm plans to release a photo book called To Hale And Back in May 2015. The book, for which the band teamed with photographer and longtime friend Rob Fenn, will document the group's career so far. Fenn has been traveling with the band since 2012 and a description of the...
Toto bassist Mike Porcaro died yesterday (March 15th) at age 59 following a long battle with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, according to Ultimate Classic Rock. Porcaro -- the middle Porcaro brother -- was the last Porcaro to join the already successful band in 1983,...
All signs are literally pointing to the Rolling Stones announcing their 2015 North American tour dates on Thursday (March 19th). Jambase.com posted that just as they did back in 2013, the band has taken out billboards in cities featuring a key phrase or title from one of their...
Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler has relocated to Nashville and is prepping his solo debut, which will be a country album. Tyler is already working with hit songwriters for the likes of Tim McGraw, Carrie Underwood, and Keith Urban, among others. Tyler is expected to ink a deal with Big...