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As expected, the Grateful Dead have added two Northern California stadium shows to their Fare Thee Well string of concerts. The two shows, to be held on June 27th and 28th at Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium, precede the final three shows already on the books for the following month...
Halestorm takes a lot of musical chances on its upcoming third album, Into The Wild Life, and one of the biggest is a piano-driven track called "Dear Daughter." Singer Lzzy Hale spoke with RockSverige about the song, saying, "(Halestorm drummer Arejay Hale and I) grew up with a...
AC/DC will play its first full North American show in over five years tonight (April 10th) when the band headlines the first of two shows at the Coachella Festival in Indio, California. Aside from two songs performed at the Grammy Awards in February, this will also mark the...
Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has dismissed rumors that his health is the reason why the band canceled an appearance at this year's edition of Ozzfest Japan in November. Iommi, who was diagnosed with lymphoma in early 2012, wrote, "I'm not sure how the rumor of my being...
Keith Richards will likely release his first new solo album in 23 years this fall. Richards, who'll kick off a 15-date North American stadium tour with the Rolling Stones in May, spoke to Rolling Stone about the long-awaited new album and possible solo dates, explaining, “We’re...
As Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend prep for what will likely be their final large scale North American tour as the Who, Daltrey looks back to the ups and downs of his life with the band. The Who frontman told London's The Express, “Of course I’m very aware I’ve had a life of...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl told Rolling Stone that the band's upcoming Record Store Day EP, Songs From The Laundry Room, was actually recorded in one. He explained, "There was a kid that lived not too far from me that had a four-track studio in the laundry room in his...
Breaking Benjamin is back. After a lengthy hiatus of six years between studio albums, the group has returned with an all-new lineup and its fifth album, Dark Before Dawn, which will arrive on June 23rd. Frontman and sole founding member Ben Burnley dealt with both legal and...
It was 45 years ago today (April 10th, 1970) that Paul McCartney's departure from the Beatles was made public, in effect announcing to the world what many fans had suspected over the past six months -- the Beatles had broken up. McCartney's statements regarding the end of his...