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Ray Davies is seemingly backtracking over a comment he made to Mojo magazine regarding his brother Dave Davies and a possible Kinks reunion. Ray, who along with his brother, have been alternately publicly endorsing and/or playing dumb to the prospects of a Kinks reunion with...
It was 45 years ago Sunday night (August 31st, 1969) that Bob Dylan made his first full-length concert appearance in three years at the Isle Of Wight Festival. Dylan's hour-long set with the Band closed the three-day festival, which also featured the Who, Richie Havens, the...
It was 48 years ago tonight (August 29th, 1966), that the Beatles performed their last official concert in San Francisco at Candlestick Park. The tour, which had already hit Germany, Japan and the Philippines, was dogged by controversy -- protests greeted the group in Tokyo...
It was 42 years ago Saturday (August 30th, 1972) that John Lennon and Yoko Ono performed their only publicly announced, full-length concerts at New York City's Madison Square Garden. The two shows, known as the One To One concerts, included an afternoon matinee and an evening...
Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band will play a special concert in L.A. at the John Varvatos Peace & Love Event at his Beverly Hills store. The event in support of #peacerocks encourages people to participate by taking a peace selfie and using the hashtag to post on Twitter...
Coming on November 4th is Bruce Springsteen’s first children’s book, based on his 2009 song, “Outlaw Pete,” which served as the opening track to his Grammy Award winning Working On A Dream album. Outlaw Pete was co-authored and illustrated by artist Frank Caruso, with publishers...
As Christine McVie gears up for the road for the first time since Fleetwood Mac’s 1998 The Dance tour, she admits that she’s going to do her best to enjoy the process. McVie, who’s been essentially retired since the release of her 2004 solo album, In The Meantime, told Elle that...
Alter Bridge has finally made available its new limited edition 27-disc box set, titled X, in celebration of the band's 10th anniversary. Originally scheduled for release earlier this year, the 3,000-copy set includes all four Alter Bridge studio albums, along with DVD, Blu-ray...
ZZ Top has been forced to cancel a handful of its shows with Jeff Beck this summer, following an accident involving bassist Dusty Hill. Ultimate Classic Rock reported that Hill, now 65, fell on Tuesday (August 26th) inside the band’s tour bus, injuring his hip and was in need of...