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Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee sent Ron Benison, who's the president of House of Blues, an open letter on behalf of PETA. In the letter Lee said he's surprised that Bension joined the board after such acts as Cheap Trick , .38 Special and REO Speedwagon canceled performances at...
Paul McCartney kicks off the second part of his summer "One On One" North American summer tour on Sunday night (August 7th) in East Rutherford, New Jersey, marking his first ever show at the 82,000-plus seat MetLife Stadium. The show marks McCartney's first New York-area gig...
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...