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Peter Gabriel has posted his first new song in two years, called "I'm Amazing," according to Ultimate Classic Rock. The tune, which will be included on Gabriel's long awaited new album -- which has been several years in the making -- marks his first new track since 2014's "Why...
Tom Petty been talking for a while about releasing an expanded version of his classic 1994 solo album, Wildflowers -- but now he's just revealed he wants to take the expanded set on the road next year. Wildflowers was released on November 1st, 1994 and peaked at Number Eight on...
Red Hot Chili Peppers release their 11th studio album, titled The Getaway, today (June 17th). The follow-up to 2011's I'm With You is its first with producer Brian "Danger Mouse" Burton, who took over after the group's 25-year, six-album run with Rick Rubin. Burton had a...
At the Thursday afternoon session of the "Stairway to Heaven" plagiarism trial in Los Angeles, a pair of expert prosecution witnesses tried to show the similarities between the opening section of the Led Zeppelin anthem and the sheet music transcription of "Taurus" by Spirit,...
Red Hot Chili Peppers' appearance on "Carpool Karaoke" with James Corden was a big late-night hit, but what was left on the cutting room floor was even bigger. Singer Anthony Kiedis tells the U.K.'s Radio X that during a break in shooting, he helped save a baby's life. Kiedis...
There's a lyric video for the collaboration between Heart and James Hetfield of Metallica. Hetfield sang on and wrote additional lyrics for "Beautiful Broken," the title track of the band's new album. The video not only has the song's lyrics, it features some footage of the...
Zakk Wylde is taking his Black Sabbath tribute out on the road this fall. Zakk Sabbath , which includes Ozzy Osbourne 's bassist Rob "Blasko" Nicholson and ex- Queens of the Stone Age drummer Joey Castillo , will be the opening act on Clutch 's tour. They get things going on...
Jimmy Page took the witness stand yesterday at the Michael Skidmore vs. Led Zeppelin trial in L.A. and spent much of his time there sidestepping attempts by the prosecution to tie him to the instrumental "Taurus" by the '60s California band Spirit. At issue is the similarity...
ZZ Top has just tagged on 21 fall dates to its itinerary, which will keep the band on the road through November. The band, featuring Billy F. Gibbons, Dusty Hill, and Frank Beard, are about to launch a 20-date European tour later this month, and have just announced a fall run...