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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...
Dave Grohl's mother, Virginia Hanlon Grohl, has announced that she will publish a book titled From Cradle To Stage: Stories From The Mothers Who Rocked And Raised Rock Stars on April 25th, 2017. According to Alternative Nation, her son will write the foreword. The book is the...
Guns N' Roses and AC/DC frontman Axl Rose recently reached out to a young waitress who was victimized by a racist customer, according to Alternative Nation. 18-year oldSadie Elledge made headlines recently when she was left a note on a customer’s receipt that said "We only tip...
It was 38 years ago today (September 7th, 1978) that the Who's drummer Keith Moon died at age 32. Moon's death, which was ruled accidental, was caused by an overdose of Heminevrin, a medication prescribed to help alleviate alcohol withdrawals, mixed with alcohol. According to...
Poison frontman Bret Michaels had his cell phone stolen during his September 1st concert in Hampton Beach, New Hampshire at the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom. Following the gig, Michaels posted on Facebook about the theft and hopeful return of "cell phones and other personal...
Bruce Springsteen spoke candidly about his father's mental illness and his own struggles with clinical depression. Springsteen, who'll publish his autobiography, titled Born To Run, on September 27th, revealed to Vanity Fair how the emotional troubles were passed down from his...
Stevie Nicks has just announced a 27-date tour with the Pretenders serving as her special guests on all the shows. The trek marks Nicks' first solo concerts since she wrapped her 2011/2012 tour in support of her In Your Dreams collection. The arena gigs kick off on October 12th...