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The Grateful Dead's Bob Weir has announced the full details of his upcoming album, called Blue Mountain, due out on September 30th through Columbia/Legacy. Weir is the latest classic artist to ink a new deal with Columbia, following recent contracts with ELO's Jeff Lynne and...
The producer of Nirvana's 1991 landmark album Nevermind, Butch Vig, said in a new interview with Ultimate Guitar that drummer Dave Grohl was responsible for "90 percent" of the drum sound of the album. Vig recalled, "Dave’s an incredible drummer. The first day of preproduction...
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea has slammed Clint Eastwood in a post on Twitter after the legendary 86-year-old actor and director called out what he described as the "p**sy generation" over political correctness in a new interview with Esquire . Asked about the appeal of...
Co-founding Black Crowes lead guitarist Rich Robinson is wowing crowds with his summer shows in support of new album Flux. Robinson, who spent the better part of the past spring and summer deputizing for Bad Company's Mick Ralphs during their North American dates, rolls into New...
The members of U2 talked about their long in the works Songs of Experience album with some fans in Spain over the weekend. Bono , The Edge, and Adam Clayton spent time in Valenica to attend the wedding of their childhood friend Reggie Manuel. Bono spoke with the Spanish fan page...
Ozzy Osbourne has apologized to the women with whom he has had extramarital sexual relationships and has admitted to undergoing therapy for sex addiction. Ozzy's statement came out in the wake of the first interview given by Michelle Pugh, the celebrity hairstylist whose four-...
If some people are surprised at how smooth the roll-out of the Guns N' Roses partial reunion tour has been, ex Guns bassist Tommy Stinson isn't among them. Stinson played with the band for almost 20 years but left prior to the return of founding members Slash and Duff McKagan...
Fleetwood Mac's drummer Mick Fleetwood recently sat down with Rolling Stone to discuss a new photography project and in the process, dropped some hints about the future of Fleetwood Mac. While Fleetwood Mac just wrapped up a mammoth world tour with a fully restored Rumours-era...
Rick Wakeman is having a busy 2016. He recently announced the release of four new albums this year, including a Phantom of the Opera soundtrack, a Gastank DVD, a Gospels box set and a Rainbow Suite album. They will all drop between August 5th and November 25th. Last week he...