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Sunday (September 11th) marks the 15th anniversary of the horrendous 9/11 attacks. Lifelong New Yorker Billy Joel reflected back on 9/11 and told us that although the events of the day will obviously never be forgiven or forgotten, New York's strength and resilience should never...
Stevie Nicks remains non-committal about pitching in for the new Fleetwood Mac album. The prospective collection, which features new songs by both Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie -- along with some co-written material between the pair -- is still lacking any new songs by...
AC/DC is getting into the virtual reality business. The AC/DC Pinball Table is available now from Stern Pinball for Oculus Gear Virtual Reality units for PCs. The AC/DC table features 12 tracks, including "Back in Black," "You Shook Me All Night Long," "Highway to Hell" and "...
Former Guns N' Roses guitarist Izzy Stradlin has pushed back against singer Axl Rose's explanation for why Stradlin isn't involved with the current Guns reunion, calling it "bulls**t" and explaining the real reason why he declined to participate. Asked in a Brazilian TV...
Although the details of his illness and surgery have yet to be revealed, Gregg Allman will be back on the road in just over two weeks. Allman will return to the stage on September 25th at Morrison, Colorado's Red Rocks Amphitheatre. Pollstar reported that the show, which is part...
Gene Simmons is not a fan of celebrities getting involved in politics. He tells Yahoo Music , "They should all shut their pie-holes. I really believe democracy doesn’t work well when celebrities butt their heads into places they don’t belong. And what I mean by that is because...
Steven Van Zandt shed light on the pre-fame teenage Bruce Springsteen -- that in Springsteen's own words was "invisible." In Vanity Fair's new cover story on Springsteen and his memoir Born To Run, due out later this month, Van Zandt describes the teenaged New Jersey rocker as "...
Santana IV's Live At The House Of Blues, Las Vegas is set for release on October 21st. The show, recorded earlier this year while promoting the band's reunion album -- also titled Santana IV -- originally aired on AXS TV. The new expanded collection is being issued on DVD/double...
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong opened up in a new Rolling Stone interview about the fall 2012 incident in which he went onstage "blackout drunk" at the iHeart Radio Festival and went into a full-fledged meltdown when he was given a signal to wind up the band's set...