Real Rock News

If you're going to sing a Rush song you better be able to hit the high notes, especially if you've been allowed to do it on stage with Foo Fighters as your backing band. It happened Tuesday night at their show in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Dave Grohl asked if anyone in the crowd...
Happy Birthday to David Crosby, who turns 74 today (August 14th). In February 2014, Croz -- which marked Crosby's first new studio collection in over 20 years -- peaked at an impressive Number 36 on the Billboard Top 200 album charts. Croz also hit Number Two on the magazine's...
Bon Jovi has just released a lyric video for the tune “A Teardrop To The Sea,” as a teaser for the band’s new album, Burning Bridges, which will be released on August 21st. The album is being seen as a stop-gap release between major projects, and when the collection was first...
Guns N’ Roses and Velvet Revolver bassist and drummer Duff McKagan and Matt Sorum have signed on as the rhythm section for Hollywood Vampires' upcoming Hollywood shows. The band -- led by Alice Cooper, Aerosmith’s Joe Perry, and actor Johnny Depp -- is booked for only two U.S...
Keith Richards’ first two solo studio albums, 1988’s Talk Is Cheap and 1992’s Main Offender, will make their digital debut on Friday (August 14th). The two sets come just over a month before the release of Richards’ long awaited third studio set, Crosseyed Heart, which drops on...
The 66-year-old “Piano Man” and new wife, 33-year-old Alexis Roderick, welcomed daughter Della Rose Joel at 2:40 a.m. on Wednesday morning (August 13th). Billy’s rep confirmed to People magazine that the baby -- the first for Roderick and second for Billy -- was born in New York...
E Street Band drummers Max Weinberg and Vini “Mad Dog” Lopez will be on hand to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Bruce Springsteen’s Born To Run album tonight (August 13th). Stone Pony London (spl-messages.net) reported the two 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees will...
The first video from Bryan Adams team-up with ELO’s Jeff Lynne has premiered online. The new track, “You Belong To Me,” from Adams’ upcoming Get Up album, was shot and directed by Adams and "relies solely on Adams, his guitar, and a muse." Get Up, produced by Jeff Lynne will be...
Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell has posted a lyric video online for his new solo single, "Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart," just one day after releasing the song on iTunes and Apple Music. The track is taken from Cornell's fourth solo studio album, Higher Truth, which is due...