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Elton John and other music stars recall childhood musical memories for charity campaign

ABC/Randy HolmesElton John is one of several British music stars who are sharing their favorite childhood music memories for a new charity ...

Roy Orbison’s son Alex says his late dad’s new orchestral album “A Love So...

Legacy Recordings/Roy's Boys LLCA Love So Beautiful: Roy Orbison with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the new album that mixes archival vocal performances by...

George Thorogood and the Destroyers announce spring 2018 tour of North America

Credit: David DobsonGeorge Thorogood and his longtime band The Destroyers will keep the party going next year when they head out on a new...

Paul McCartney featured in new documentary he helped make about his Meat Free Monday...

Paul McCartney and National Geographic's Susan Goldberg (Courtesy of National Geographic)Paul McCartney has teamed up with his daughters Mary and Stella to create a...

The Levee Walkers, featuring members of Pearl Jam & Guns N’ Roses, release new...

Levee WalkersLast year, Pearl Jam's Mike McCready, Guns N' Roses' Duff McKagan and Mad Season drummer Barrett Martin debuted their new band, The...

New vinyl box set featuring The Beatles’ fan-club Christmas greetings due out in December

Apple Corps Ltd./Capitol/UMe A special gift for Beatles fans will be arriving this year just in time for Christmas. A new vinyl box set...

Metallica shares live 1987 “Damage, Inc.” performance from “Master of Puppets” reissue

Blackened RecordingsMetallica has shared another live recording from their forthcoming deluxe Master of Puppets reissue. The latest cut is a performance of "Damage, Inc."...

Guitars played by McCartney, Hendrix, Springsteen & others part of NYC memorabilia auction

Guitars once played by Jimi Hendrix, Bruce Springsteen, Jerry Garcia (Courtesy of Guernsey's)An impressive variety of guitars previously owned or played by such rock...

Nirvana’s Krist Novoselic advocates for transparency in political advertising

ABC RadioWith officials from Facebook, Google and Twitter testifying before Congress about Russia's use of social media to influence the 2016 U.S. ...

New Bob Dylan documentary “Trouble No More” being screened in select US cities on...

Courtesy of Legacy Recordings/ AbramoramaA special one-night-only screening of the new Bob Dylan documentary Trouble No More, which examines the folk-rock legend's "born...

New Scorpions compilation showcasing German rockers’ ballads coming this month

Legacy RecordingsGerman rockers The Scorpions are known for their hard-rock anthems, but also for their soaring ballads. The latter tunes are the...

Bruce Dickinson addresses “Iron Maiden is better than Metallica” comments: “We have a great...

VCG/VCG via Getty Images; ABC/Randy HolmesIron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson has ruffled a few feathers in the heavy metal community in the past by...

Rod Stewart returning to Las Vegas for new residency in June 2018

Credit: Denise TruscelloRod Stewart has announced plans to extend his ongoing Las Vegas residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace into 2018....

U2 reveals full details about “Songs of Experience” album, announces 2018 tour dates

Interscope RecordsU2 has unveiled full details of their upcoming studio album, Songs of Experience, which will be released December 1, and has also announced...

Jackson Browne, Dr. John part of lineup for Cyndi Lauper’s 2017 Home for the...

Courtesy of True Colors FundRock & Roll Hall-of-Famers Jackson Browne and Dr. John are among the artists who will perform at Cyndi Lauper's seventh...

Dave “Letterman” Grohl guest hosts and Alice Cooper rocks Halloween on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”

ABC/Fred WatkinsIt was a fun-filled night with not so much fright on the Halloween episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live! After being introduced by Alice...

REO Speedwagon’s Kevin Cronin says band is “really proud” of newly reissued Christmas album

Credit: Randee St. NicholasA remastered edition of REO Speedwagon's 2009 album Not So Silent Night: Christmas with REO Speedwagon has just been released as...

Watch Metallica cover “War Pigs” in Black Sabbath’s hometown

ABC/Randy HolmesOn Monday, Metallica's European tour made a stop in Birmingham, England: the birthplace of Black Sabbath. During the show, guitarist Kirk Hammett and...

Rod Stewart donates $13K to domestic-abuse survivor’s business

Karwai Tang/WireImageOne of the reasons that Sir Rod Stewart was knighted is because of his philanthropy, and on Monday night, he proved that he...

Tom Petty joins John Lennon, David Bowie and others on “Forbes” magazine’s list of...

Andrew Chin/Getty Images for ABATom Petty passed away less than a month ago, but the beloved rocker already has made it onto Forbes' annual...

Foo Fighters schedule Las Vegas New Year’s Eve show

Credit: Brantley GutierrezFoo Fighters will be spending their New Year's Eve in Sin City. Dave Grohl and company are headlining The Chelsea at The...

Roger Daltrey sings Who rarities, new song at solo tour kickoff

ABC/Richard CartwrightWho frontman Roger Daltrey kicked off a brief solo tour Monday night in Clearwater, Florida, with a show featuring more than just the...

Steve Winwood and REO Speedwagon featured on upcoming AXS TV concert series

Courtesy of AXS TVSteve Winwood and REO Speedwagon are among the artists who will be featured on a new weekly series of concert...

Kansas, Foghat, Dave Davies part of lineup for 2019 Rock Legends Cruise

Courtesy of Native American Heritage AssociationIt doesn't set sail until February 2019, but the seventh installment of the Rock Legends Cruise has unveiled...

John Lennon-owned copy of The Beatles’ “butcher cover” is on the auction block

Courtesy of Heritage AuctionsAn extremely rare stereo copy of the "butcher cover" version of The Beatles' 1966 album Yesterday and Today -- once owned...

Dave Grohl guest-hosting, Alice Cooper performing on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on Halloween

ABC/Andrea McCallin; ABC/Randy HolmesThe multi-talented Dave Grohl will add another line to his resume this week: talk-show host. The Foo Fighters frontman will guest-host Jimmy...

Roger Daltrey says new solo shows will feature songs The Who has never played...

ABC/Randy HolmesPete Townshend recently announced he was taking a one-year break from The Who, but that doesn't mean Roger Daltrey is going to stop...

Metallica honors Manchester with “Don’t Look Back in Anger” cover

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica played the newly re-opened Manchester Arena over the weekend, the site of the May 22 terrorist bombing. During their show,...

Dave Mason, Leon Russell among artists featured on newly reissued Blue Thumb Records compilation

Verve/UMeAll Day Thumbsucker Revisited, a long-out-of-print 1995 compilation featuring artists who recorded for the eclectic Blue Thumb Records, has been reissued as a two-CD...

The Moody Blues’ John Lodge says he’s showcasing his “Live from Birmingham” set on...

Courtesy of Rogers & CowanMoody Blues singer/bassist John Lodge kicked off a U.S. solo trek last week in support of his just-released CD/DVD set...

Sex Pistols spin-off group The Professionals’ star-studded new album arrives today

Courtesy of The End/Automaton RecordsThe recently revived version of The Professionals, the band formed in 1979 by Sex Pistols drummer Paul Cook and guitarist...

Watch Metallica debut “Hardwired” fan-favorite “Spit Out the Bone” live

ABC/Randy HolmesDuring their show in London earlier this week, Metallica finally debuted the live version of their song "Spit Out the Bone," a fan-favorite...

Jerry Lee Lewis pays homage to Fats Domino; special New Orleans tribute parade planned...

Jerry Lee Lewis and Fats Domino with James Brown in 1986 (Bettmann/Getty Images)Jerry Lee Lewis has issued a statement expressing his sorrow over the...

New “Stranger Things” soundtrack features classic songs by The Police, The Clash, Bon Jovi...

Legacy RecordingsWith fans of Stranger Things returning to the Upside Down Friday with the premiere of the smash Netflix sci-fi/horror series' second...

Scott Weiland’s children pay tribute to late father on musician’s 50th birthday

Larry Busacca/Getty ImagesFriday would've been Scott Weiland's 50th birthday, and to mark the occasion, the late Stone Temple Pilots frontman's two teenage children, Noah...

Watch now: “God” recommends you buy Green Day’s new greatest hits collection in funny...

ABC/Heidi GutmanGreen Day is releasing a new greatest-hits collection titled God's Favorite Band next month, and the punk trio recruited none other than the...

Never-before-seen images of John Lennon to go on display in Liverpool next month

John Lennon in 1970 (Chris Walter/ WireImage)A collection of recently discovered negatives featuring previously unseen images of John Lennon from February 1970 will go...

Sex Pistols’ punk classic “Never Mind the Bollocks” turns 40 on Saturday

Rhino/Warner Bros. RecordsThis Saturday marks the 40th anniversary of the release of The Sex Pistols' one studio album, Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the...

Listen to rare live Rolling Stones performance of “Satisfaction” from upcoming “On Air” compilation

Polydor/UMeThe Rolling Stones have offered up a new preview of their forthcoming On Air compilation, which features live performances from the band's appearances on...

U2 releasing “The Blackout” vinyl single for Record Store Day’s 2017 Black Friday event

Third Man Records/Island RecordsA 12-inch vinyl single featuring two versions of U2's new song "The Blackout" will be released via ex-White Stripe frontman Jack...

Paul McCartney, Brian Wilson and other stars pay tribute to late Fats Domino

Mary McCartney/MPL; Clive Limpkin/Daily Express/Hulton Archive/Getty ImagesAs the music world mourns the death of Fats Domino, rock royalty hasa posted tributes to the New...

Watch Billy Corgan perform Miley Cyrus cover backstage at “The Tonight Show”

Credit: Scarlet PageLast week, Billy Corgan performed an acoustic cover of the Miley Cyrus single "Wrecking Ball" during a show in Toronto. Now, the...

Mark Knopfler an “Accomplice” to Australian guitarist Tommy Emmanuel’s upcoming duets album

Brill/ullstein bild via Getty ImagesFounding Dire Straits frontman Mark Knopfler is among the many respected musicians who will be featured on Australian acoustic-guitar whiz...

Recent David Bowie documentary “The Last Five Years” getting US premiere at DOC NYC...

Jimmy King/Courtesy of HBODavid Bowie: The Last Five Years, a documentary that focuses on the final few years of the rock legend's ...

New two-CD John Wetton solo set includes previously unreleased 2005 live acoustic performances

Primary Purpose/Cherry Red RecordsA new-two CD live collection featuring archival acoustic solo performances by late Asia frontman John Wetton has just been released. The...

Watch Foo Fighters rock the Acropolis with “The Pretender” in ‘Landmarks Live in Concert”...

Credit: Chris BradshawFoo Fighters have shared a preview from their forthcoming Landmarks Live in Concert special, which was filmed at the historic Acropolis in...

Little Richard pays tribute to the late Fats Domino, calls him “the greatest entertainer”...

Erika Goldring/Getty ImagesFollowing the death of Fats Domino today at age 89, another rock 'n' pioneer, Little Richard, paid homage the influential musician. "He's the...

U2, Guns N’ Roses vying for three honors at 2017 “Billboard” Touring Awards

Kevin Mazur/©2017 U2 Limited; Katarina BenzovaU2 and Guns N' Roses have been named finalists in three categories at the 2017 Billboard Touring Awards, scheduled...

Rock and roll pioneer Fats Domino, dead at 89

Clive Limpkin/Daily Express/Hulton Archive/Getty ImagesFats Domino, whose piano-driven R&B hits more than 60 years ago helped define rock and roll, has died in New...

Justin Hayward, Jon Anderson & more stars featured on new two-CD compilation from French...

Cherry RedThe Moody Blues' Justin Hayward, Yes' Jon Anderson and Mick Fleetwood are among the many stars featured on Songwriter, a compilation of the...
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