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Joe Perry explains why last Aerosmith album fell short of expectations

Both Aerosmith and its fans were never happy with the way the band's last album, Music From Another Dimension, performed — with the group and it's hardcore fan community hoping for a return to form blockbuster next time out. Music From Another Dimension was released on November 6th, 2012, and debuted at Number Five on…

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Mick Jagger becomes a great-grandfather

Mick Jagger has become a great-grandfather through his 21-year old granddaughter, Assisi Jackson — the daughter of Jagger’s second child, Jade — and Assisi’s boyfriend Alex Key. The name of the newborn baby girl has yet to be released. (Rolling Stone) Jagger has a total of seven children from four different relationships; daughter Karis is…

06/01/2012 - Metallica - Rock im Park Music Festival 2012 - Day 1 - Zeppelinfeld - Nurnberg, Germany - Keywords: James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich Kirk, Hammett Robert, Trujillo Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 - False - Photo Credit: radim rotek / PR Photos - Contact (1-866-551-7827) - Portrait Face Count: 1

Metallica frontman narrating series for History Channel

Metallica frontman James Hetfield will narrate the upcoming History Channel series The Hunt, which will chronicle the hunt on Alaska's Kodiak Island for the Kodiak brown bear, the largest land predator on earth. Hetfield has been known to be an avid hunter and has some experience going after bears. According to Loudwire, the eight-episode series…

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Queen + Adam Lambert heading down under

Queen and Adam Lambert are expanding their 2014 tour to take in four dates in Australia. Lambert, who has performed with the band to great notices in Europe, said in the press release announcing the dates: "I’m completely in awe of the Queen phenomenon. The thought of sharing the stage for a full set in…

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Paul McCartney cancels Japan leg due to illness

Paul McCartney has canceled the Japan leg of his ongoing Out There tour, due to a nasty virus. Beatlefan posted both his management’s announcement and McCartney’s personal message to fans. The official press release reads: "Paul McCartney will regrettably have to cancel the remaining Japanese shows. Paul is still not feeling better and this cancelation…

11/05/2011 - Peter Frampton - Peter Frampton in Concert at Pavilhao Atlantico in Lisbon - November 5, 2011 - Pavilhao Atlantico - Lisbon, Portugal - Keywords: blue check shirt, blue plaid shirt, blue shirt, short wavy grey hair, gray hair, Humble Pie, The Herd, black guitar, guitarist, stage, performing, performance, singer, singing Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 - False - Photo Credit: Rui M. Leal / PR Photos - Contact (1-866-551-7827) - Portrait Face Count: 1

Peter Frampton hitting a cross section of North American venues this summer

Peter Frampton will be criss-crossing North America this summer performing solo shows with his band, along with double bills alongside old friends the Doobie Brothers as well as with blues great Buddy Guy. One of the highlights for fans hitting multiple shows this time around is that Frampton is playing a variety of different sized…

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Paul McCartney postpones two Tokyo shows due to illness

A virus has forced Paul McCartney to postpone his two opening dates on his tour of Japan — Saturday and Sunday, May 17th and 18th at Tokyo’s National Stadium. When the May 17th show was first postponed, the former Beatle had set a make-up date for the 19th — but that, too has been postponed.…

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Flashback: 35 years ago – the Beatles reunite at Eric Clapton’s wedding reception

It was 35 years ago today (May 19th, 1979) that a select group of party-goers witnessed the closest thing to a live Beatles reunion when Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr reunited to jam at Eric Clapton's wedding reception at his English estate. The impromptu performance marked the one-and-only time that the three former-Beatles…

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Chris Everding

Name: Chris Everding     From: Red Bud, IL                   Works at: American Bottoms Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility Chris has been a loyal KSHE listener since 1983 when he was in High School. He doesn’t go a day without listening to KSHE. Chris likes the variety of music KSHE plays and…

10/09/2012 - Robert Plant, Jimmy Page - "Led Zeppelin: Celebration Day" New York City Premiere - Arrivals - Ziegfeld Theatre - New York City, NY, USA - Keywords: Musician, New York City, Film Premiere, Rock Band, Ziegfeld Theatre,  Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 - False - Photo Credit: Marco Sagliocco / PR Photos - Contact (1-866-551-7827) - Portrait Face Count: 1

Jimmy Page ‘fed up’ with Robert Plant’s reunion games

Jimmy Page has finally come out and blamed Robert Plant for being the bandmember thwarting any hopes of a Led Zeppelin reunion tour. Although during the band's joint press outings for their 2012 Celebration Day concert project, Page stuck to the company script of "been there, done that" — now, on his own while promoting…

12/01/2008 - Metallica - Metallica in Concert at Key Arena in Seattle - December 1, 2008 - Key Arena - Seattle, WA, USA - Keywords: James Hetfield, Medium Shot Singing Orientation: Landscape - False - Photo Credit: chuck tuck / PR Photos - Contact (1-866-551-7827) - Landscape

Second annual ‘Metallica Night’ held at San Francisco Giants game

Metallica was the center of attention at the second annual "Metallica Night" at AT&T Park in San Francisco on Friday night (May 16th). Drummer Lars Ulrich threw out the first pitch before the San Francisco Giants' game against the Florida Marlins, while his bandmates James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett performed a dueling-guitar version of "The…

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Bruce Springsteen tour closer a dream come true for die-hards

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band delivered one of the coolest tour wrap-ups of their career last night (May 18th) at Uncasville, Connecticut’s Mohegan Sun Arena. In addition to multiple tour premieres — including numerous dips into Springsteen’s 1998 outtakes box set collection, Tracks, "The Boss" and the band opened the show with a…

06/08/2013 - Green Day - Rock im Park 2013 Music Festival - Day 2 - Zeppelinfeld - Nurnberg, Germany - Keywords: Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool, Jason White Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 - False - Photo Credit: radim rotek / PR Photos - Contact (1-866-551-7827) - Portrait Face Count: 1

Green Day bassist’s wife battling breast cancer

Green Day bassist Mike Dirnt has revealed that his wife Brittney has been diagnosed with breast cancer, according to Loudwire. Dirnt posted the news on Green Day's Facebook page on Friday (May 16th), saying that his family faces some tough times ahead but is "determined to get though this as quickly and openly as possible."…

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Chad Smith and Will Ferrell to stage drum battle on ‘The Tonight Show’

The date is set: the long-awaited drum battle between amazing lookalikes Chad Smith of the Red Hot Chili Peppers and actor Will Ferrell will take place on this Thursday's (May 22nd) edition of The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon. According to Rolling Stone, Fallon announced that the battle will "settle who's the better drummer once…