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Heart’s Ann Wilson has announced the first two dates of her first mini-solo tour. Wilson posted on the band’s official Heart-Music.com website about her new “passion project” dubbed “The Ann Wilson Thing.” The website posted that the concerts “will give Ann an opportunity to...
Newly released is Lennon, a deluxe nine-LP vinyl box set of John Lennon’s solo albums released between 1970 and 1984. The studio albums, remastered from their original analogue masters, have been newly cut to vinyl from 96k digital files for boxed collection on heavyweight, 180-...
Guns N' Roses guitarist Richard Fortus said in a new interview with Austrian fanzine Stormbringer that the band is going to release new music and tour behind it in 2016. Fortus revealed, "We're gonna be doing stuff next year . . . We're not gonna have anything out this year...
AC/DC is among the 10 artists who will be inducted into The Age Music Victoria Hall Of Fame at the Age Music Victoria Awards, which will be celebrated on November 20th with a concert at the Palais Theatre in Victoria, Australia. The Victoria Awards are the largest publicly voted...
Photos taken of Dave Grohl in London for the first time since the Foo Fighters frontman broke his leg in a stage fall in Sweden have surfaced online, according to NME. The pictures show Grohl walking out of his London hotel on crutches with his injured leg in a cast. He was also...
Metallica guitarists James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett performed the National Anthem on Sunday (June 14th) during Game 5 of the NBA Finals featuring San Francisco's Golden State Warriors. Prior to the event, Metallica said in a statement, "By now we're guessing that you've noticed...
Steven Tyler is happily embracing his country success, with an out-of-the box country hit in “Love Is Your Name.” Rolling Stone reported the Aerosmith frontman’s solo country single debuted on the Billboard Country Airplay chart at a more than impressive Number 33. Tyler said, "...
A poem believed to be among the last -- if not the last -- that Jim Morrison wrote in Paris before his 1971 death, is now on sale as part of a live auction which ends on June 25th. Auctioneers Paddle8 expect the 10-line poem to sell for between $60,000 and $80,000. Morrison was...
Pete Townshend is finding it hard to accept that although his latest solo release, Classic Quadrophenia, has easily sold enough units to sit at the Number One spot on the UK Classical Charts, the album hasn’t even entered the list. Vintage Vinyl News posted that the set, which...