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Foo Fighters Announce Glastonbury Headline Gig at Secret Show

Friday, February 24, 2017 3:13pm

During a surprise show in Somerset, England, Foo Fighters announced they will be one of the headliners at this year's Glastonbury festival. Continue reading…

40 Years Ago: Journey Begin Period of Dramatic Change With Transitional 'Next'

Friday, February 24, 2017 11:10am

Journey's shift toward a platinum-selling pop sensibility was already in motion when their third studio album arrived in February 1977 Continue reading…

Bang Records Pioneer Ilene Berns Dies

Friday, February 24, 2017 10:54am

Ilene Berns took over management of Bang Records at age 24, shortly after the death of her husband, founder Bert Berns. Continue reading…

Dead Daisies Post Video Trailer for 'Live and Louder' Release

Friday, February 24, 2017 9:34am

Dead Daisies commemorate their 2016 tour with the upcoming concert set Live & Louder, due May 19 and preceded by a teaser clip that's online now. Continue reading…

Why Montrose Fired Sammy Hagar: Exclusive 'Rock the Nation' Book Excerpt

Friday, February 24, 2017 8:46am

In this excerpt from 'Rock the Nation: Montrose, Gamma and Ronnie Redefined,' author Martin Popoff explains what led to Sammy Hagar's dismissal from Montrose. Continue reading…

ZZ Top Add Dates to 2017 'Tonnage' Tour

Friday, February 24, 2017 7:56am

ZZ Top's Tonnage Tour will keep on rolling into June, thanks to a spate of freshly announced dates picking up after the band's existing 2017 concert engagements. Continue reading…

Listen to Paul McCartney and Elvis Costello's Original 'My Brave Face' Demo

Friday, February 24, 2017 7:51am

With the remastered and expanded edition of his 1989 Flowers in the Dirt LP less than a month away, Paul McCartney has posted one of the set's bonus tracks. Continue reading…

Roger Waters on Donald Trump: 'Hopefully He Can Be Removed From Office'

Thursday, February 23, 2017 12:12pm

Roger Waters has written about the costs of war in the past, most notably on Pink Floyd's 'The Wall' and 'The Final Cut' albums. Continue reading…

Listen to the Doors Perform 'Twentieth Century Fox' Live in 1967: Exclusive Premiere

Thursday, February 23, 2017 11:00am

This sparkling update, taken from recently re-discovered original master tapes, is from a March 7, 1967 performance by the Doors at the Matrix in San Francisco. Continue reading…

35 Years Ago: Lou Reed Strips Down and Makes His Best Album in Years, 'The Blue Mask'

Thursday, February 23, 2017 10:44am

Lou Reed's career was in a rut as the '70s turned into the '80s. Continue reading…

Unconfirmed Rumor: Axl Rose and Angus Young Prepping New AC/DC Album

Thursday, February 23, 2017 9:13am

Guns N' Roses' touring commitments are reportedly the only thing holding up a possible new AC/DC studio project featuring Axl Rose. Continue reading…

Elton John and the Who Illustrator Alan Aldridge Dead at 73

Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:51am

Renowned artist Alan Aldridge, whose distinctive designs graced the covers of classic albums by the Who and Elton John has died at the age of 73. Continue reading…

Bobby Blotzer Schedules Back Surgery, Puts His Ratt Lineup on Hiatus

Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:23am

Bobby Blotzer's version of Ratt will be off the road for at least the next few months, but he insists it has nothing to do with his ongoing legal struggle over the rights to the band's name. Continue reading…

King Crimson Announce U.S. Tour Dates, Work on New Music

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 5:09pm

King Crimson's Radical Action Tour dates across the U.S. are their first in three years. Continue reading…

Eddie Van Halen Has Donated 75 of His Guitars to Public Schools

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 9:02am

Eddie Van Halen's passion for music began as a child, and he's working to make sure future generations have the same opportunity. Continue reading…

Stone Temple Pilots Made Chester Bennington's Kids Cry

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 8:31am

Chester Bennington has revealed that he left Stone Temple Pilots because his involvement with the band was upsetting his kids. Continue reading…

David Bowie's Hometown Could Erect a Giant Lightning Bolt in His Honor

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 8:23am

If a recently launched crowdfunding campaign is successful, David Bowie's hometown will greet millions of visitors a year with a 30-foot lightning bolt paying tribute to his life and legacy. Continue reading…

Grace Slick Explains Her Decision to License a Starship Hit to Chick-Fil-A

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 8:08am

Grace Slick's lifelong dedication to progressive politics doesn't jibe with the conservative causes funded by the company that owns Chick-Fil-A. Continue reading…

Angel's Punky Meadows Announces Tour Dates

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 7:33am

Of all the "should have been huge" bands of the '70s, Angel were near the top of that list. Continue reading…

Butch Trucks Remembered by Allman Brothers Band Alumni, Family and Friends

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 3:55pm

Among those on hand for the private event were former bandmates Warren Haynes, Derek Trucks, Oteil Burbridge and Jaimoe, among others. Continue reading…

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