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Mick Jagger and Keith Richards are both eagerly awaiting the Rolling Stones' two opening night appearances at the double weekend "Desert Trip" blowout in October. The "Glimmer Twins" called in to New York's Q 104.3 and spoke about the upcoming Indo, California concerts, with...
With all the attention surrounding singer Brian Johnson's abrupt and possibly permanent departure from AC/DC due to his hearing issues, it would be easy to forget the problems the band went through in late 2014 with longtime drummer Phil Rudd. The drummer was arrested and...
We may not know exactly what is going on inside their marriage at the moment, but otherwise it seems like it's business as usual for Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne. Following last Thursday's (May 12th) press conference announcing the massive Ozzfest Meets Knotfest double festival...
Journey guitarist Neal Schon doesn't want the band to just rely on their era-defining hits while out on the road with the Doobie Brothers through the end of the summer. The current band now consists of the classic Escape/Frontiers lineup -- barring Steve Perry -- and Schon is...
Red Hot Chili Peppers had to cancel a Saturday night (May 14th) headlining slot at the KROQ Weenie Roast festival at Irvine Meadows Amphitheater in Orange County, California after singer Anthony Kiedis was rushed to a local hospital with severe stomach pains. According to...
It was 40 years ago this week (May 15th to May 27th, 1976) that the Rolling Stones' Black And Blue topped the Billboard 200 album charts for the first of four non-consecutive weeks. The album, which was the band's 6th U.S. chart-topper, was recorded at Munich's Musicland Studios...
It was 46 years ago today (May 14th, 1970) that Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young released their single "Ohio" as a tribute to four students killed by National Guardsmen on May 4th, 1970 during anti-war protests at Ohio's Kent State University. David Crosby and Neil Young were...
Scorpions start their five-show residency at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas tonight. It runs through the 21st. Twisted Sister will do their final shows in the New York-New Jersey-Connecticut tri-state area on September 30th, October 1st and 2nd at First Energy Park...
Former Yes members Jon Anderson, Rick Wakeman, and Trevor Rabin have joined forces once again for Anderson, Rabin, & Wakeman (ARW). The trio, who last performed together a quarter century ago during the massive 1991 Union tour, which collected most of the Yes alumni on one...