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Heart is back with its 16th studio set, Beautiful Broken, which sees sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson revisiting select hidden gems from their back catalogue along with new material. Beautiful Broken was produced by Nancy Wilson and Heart bassist Dan Rothchild. The set's title track...
Happy Birthday to Fleetwood Mac songwriter-keyboardist Christine McVie, who turns 73 today (July 12th)! In 2014 McVie thrilled the rock world when she returned to the band following a 16-year hiatus. McVie, along with former husband John McVie and Mick Fleetwood, steered the...
Fleetwood Mac co-founder Mick Fleetwood will be bringing his side band to North American this fall for a series of West Coast dates. The Mick Fleetwood Blues Band features former late-'80s/early-'90s Fleetwood Mac guitarist Rick Vito, bassist Lenny Castellanos, and keyboardist...
Mötley Crüe have shared another clip from the concert film The End. The movie, which documents their final concert -- December 31st at the Staples Center in Los Angeles -- was shown in theaters across the U.S. last month. Tonight (Monday) it'll be screened in Canadian theaters...
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea was a victim of a hilarious case of mistaken rock band identity at the airport in Belarus recently. Flea said in an Instagram post that customs officials pulled him aside and asked him to sign a bunch of Metallica CDs and photos. He says, "We...
Hot on the heels of that recent uncomfortable footage of Jon Bon Jovi being cornered into singing "Livin' On A Prayer" at a Miami wedding, TMZ posted footage of Richie Sambora and girlfriend and partner Orianthi, taking a stab at the same song. The footage is said to have come...
A new report by the Wall Street Journal suggests that the current Guns N' Roses North American stadium tour may not be selling as well as the promoter, Live Nation, expected it to. Of the 25 shows the band is playing on its "Not In This Lifetime" reunion trek, 12 have either...
While jurors last month found Led Zeppelin not guilty of plagiarizing Spirit's "Taurus" for "Stairway to Heaven," the case is not going away quietly. Warner/Chappell, the company that handles the band's music publishing, is seeking to recoup its attorney and court costs in the...
Joe Perry collapsed onstage last night (July 10th) during his concert with Hollywood Vampires at Brooklyn, New York's Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk. The New York Post reported that at about 9:30 p.m., Perry suffered a cardiac arrest during the show's second number...