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Queen + Adam Lambert, Olivia Newton-John to perform at bushfire relief concert in Sydney,...

Queen + Adam Lambert and Olivia Newton-John are two of the many artists that will perform at a special benefit concert on February 16...

Petty guitarist Mike Campbell’s side band The Dirty Knobs to release debut album in...

After touring the world for the past year or so with Fleetwood Mac, founding Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers guitarist Mike Campbell is turning...

Five Finger Death Punch officially cancels postponed shows; guitarist Jason Hook “back in fighting...

Five Finger Death Punch has officially canceled a trio of previously postponed shows from last December. The concerts, set to take place in Duluth, Minnesota,...

Bret Michaels promises upcoming Poison tour with Mötley Crüe and Def Leppard will be...

Bret Michaels has five resolutions for 2020 and one of them is to "rock harder."  That means his upcoming Poison tour with Mötley Crüe and Def Leppard is set for a...

Chris Robinson side project Green Leaf Rustlers to release debut album in March; listen...

hris Robinson is gearing up for The Black Crowes' 30th anniversary reunion tour this summer, but before that, a live album titled From Within...

Kelly Osbourne blasts report claiming Ozzy’s on his “death bed”

Ozzy Osbourne's daughter Kelly is denying a report that her father is on his "death bed." In her Instagram Story, Kelly seemingly takes aim at...

Anticipated & confirmed albums coming in 2020 include records by Rolling Stones, AC/DC, Ozzy

2020 is here, and it'll bring with it a slew of new studio albums, including records by some big-name rock artists.  Some of the...

Rod Stewart becomes oldest male solo artist to top the UK album chart

It'll be a Merry Christmas indeed for Rod Stewart: Not only is his latest album number one in his home country, but he's also...

Report: Peter Jackson’s planned Beatles film is sparking a buying “frenzy”

Back in January, The Beatles' Apple Corps Ltd. announced that it had tapped Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson to turn 55 hours...

Settlement reached over legal dispute between Tom Petty’s daughters and widow

Tom Petty's daughters Adria and Annakim have reached a settlement regarding their legal dispute with the late rocker's widow, Dana Petty, Rolling Stone reports. According...

Ronnie covers Eric Clapton and the Eagles, with the full ‘RE-Dunn’ album coming in...

Since September, Ronnie Dunn's been releasing two songs a month from his epic 24-track covers album, RE-Dunn. Today, the final pair arrives, ahead of the full...

Five Finger Death Punch’s Jason Hook underwent gallbladder surgery

After Five Finger Death Punch announced that guitarist Jason Hook had been hospitalized Thursday night, the nature of his condition has been revealed. A rep...

Good to the Bone: George Thorogood and the Destroyers to launch 2019 holiday charity...

George Thorogood and the Destroyers have announced details about the fourth annual edition of their "Who Do You Love?" holiday charity social-media campaign, which...

Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor now thinks being inducted into the Rock Hall would...

The old adage "Don't knock it 'til you try it" turned out to be true for Trent Reznor and his feelings about the Rock...

Graham Nash schedules new US solo concerts in March 2020

Graham Nash wrapped up a fall U.S. solo tour last week, but the folk-rock legend already has plans to mount a new series of...

After “profound” conversation, Andy Grammer calls for male musicians to improve touring for women

  Andy Grammer's been touring non-stop since 2011, but he recently decided to ask the women who are on tour with him if there was...

Iconic Jefferson Airplane and Starship singer Grace Slick celebrates her 80th birthday today

Feed this into your head: Grace Slick celebrates her 80th birthday today. As a member of Jefferson Airplane, the powerhouse singer established herself as one...

Listen to Ringo Starr’s new John Lennon cover, “Grow Old with Me,” featuring Paul...

Ringo Starr's new cover of the John Lennon rarity "Grow Old with Me" -- a track from Ringo's upcoming solo album, What's My Name...

Chris Cornell’s widow partnering with new mental health initiative for touring community

Vicky Cornell, the widow of late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell, has partnered with Tour Support, a new mental health initiative in support of touring...

Lionel Richie, Bonnie Tyler among artists who will sing at the Vatican in support...

A concert taking place in December has the blessing of the Pope himself. Lionel Richie and Bonnie "Total Eclipse of the Heart" Tyler are among...

Watch Donald Fagen play Steely Dan classic with Paul Shaffer on new episode of...

Steely Dan frontman Donald Fagen is the guest on the latest episode of the AXS TV series Paul Shaffer Plus One, which airs this...

Elton John among top-trending Halloween costumes on Pinterest

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R.E.M. unearths 2004 song “Fascinating” to benefit Hurricane Dorian relief in Bahamas

http://abcnewsradioonline.com/music-news/2019/9/12/rem-unearths-2004-song-fascinating-to-benefit-hurricane-dori.html#entry36218291

Billie Joe Armstrong shares Slayer-style inspiration behind new Green Day album title

http://abcnewsradioonline.com/music-news/2019/9/12/billie-joe-armstrong-shares-slayer-style-inspiration-behind.html#entry36218319

Meet one of Papa Roach’s biggest fans in video for “Come Around”

http://abcnewsradioonline.com/music-news/2019/9/12/meet-one-of-papa-roachs-biggest-fans-in-video-for-come-aroun.html#entry36218348

John Fogerty’s new ’50 Year Trip’ live album and concert film arriving in November

http://abcnewsradioonline.com/music-news/2019/9/12/john-fogertys-new-50-year-trip-live-album-and-concert-film-a.html#entry36218350

Def Leppard kicks off new Las Vegas residency tonight; guitarist Phil Collen working on...

Def Leppard launches a new Las Vegas residency tonight at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. It's the British rockers' first U.S....

Squeeze’s Glenn Tilbrook says band will be playing “an incredible amount of songs” during...

Squeeze kicks off a new U.S. tour leg tonight in Pawling, New York. The trek is called The Squeeze Songbook 2019 tour, and as...

Metallica announces South American stadium tour; Greta Van Fleet to open

Metallica has announced a 2020 South American stadium run as part of the band's ongoing WorldWired international tour. The trek, which will feature support from...

Slipknot announces online “We Are Not Your Kind” listening party

Slipknot is hosting an online listening party for the band's new album, We Are Not Your Kind. Things get underway today, Wednesday, at 1 p.m....

Guns N’ Roses to settle lawsuit against brewery selling “Guns ‘N’ Rosé” beer

Guns N' Roses' trademark infringement case against a brewery that's been selling a beer called "Guns 'N' Rosé" is headed towards a settlement, lawyers...

Canadian mint producing silver coin commemorating 50th anniversary of John Lennon’s “Give Peace a...

Epic Rights/Royal Canadian Mint The Royal Canadian Mint is commemorating the 50th anniversary of the recording of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's classic peace anthem...

Wherever I May Ollie: Metallica announces new signature skateboard

ABC/Randy Holmes Metallica has teamed up iconic skateboard brand Dogtown to created a new signature skate deck. The board features the Metallica logo printed above the...

Watch Perry Farrell’s political video for new solo song, “Pirate Punk Politician”

Credit: Gabe L'Heureux Perry Farrell has premiered the video for "Pirate Punk Politician," the lead single off the Jane's Addiction frontman's forthcoming solo album, Kind...

Paul McCartney reissuing four live releases, including expanded version of 2007 “Amoeba’s Secret” EP

  MPL/Capitol/UMe Coinciding with the just-launched U.S. leg of his Freshen Up Tour, Paul McCartney has announced plans to reissue four archival live collections in multiple...

The Stray Cats’ first studio album in 26 years, “40,” arrives today

Surfdog Records/BMG The Stray Cats strut back with their first new studio album in 26 years, 40, which was released today. As its title suggests,...

Phil Collins goes digital with demos, B-sides and remixes

Atlantic/Rhino Entertainment Back in the days when artists would release vinyl 45 RPM singles with an A-side and a B-side, Phil Collins would sometimes put...

New documentary about John Lennon’s “Imagine” delves into Yoko Ono’s positive influence on Lennon’s...

Courtesy of A&E John and Yoko: Above Us Only Sky, a new documentary focusing on the making of John Lennon's classic 1971 album, Imagine, and...

Red Hot Chili Peppers to livestream show at Egypt pyramids

Credit: Steve KerosNext week, Red Hot Chili Peppers will perform a show at the ancient pyramids of Giza, Egypt. In the very likely...

Soundgarden announces 35th anniversary vinyl reissue series

A&M/UMe Today, Soundgarden's biggest album Superunknown turns 25, but the band itself marks its 35th anniversary this year. To celebrate both milestones, the...

Robert Plant confirms he’ll play Woodstock 50; performs with Heart members, other stars at...

Robert Plant, Nancy Wilson, Ann Wilson, Grace Potter (Getty Images for God's Love We Deliver)After Variety reported Thursday that Robert Plant would be part...

Little Steven and his Disciples of Soul to release new studio album, “Summer of...

Wicked Cool/UMeE Street Band guitarist Steven Van Zandt and his solo group The Disciples of Soul will release a new studio album titled Summer...

Elton John’s long-awaited memoir coming in October

ABC/Randy HolmesWe knew that Elton John's autobiography would be coming out sometime this year, but now we know exactly when: October 15. Described as "the...

The Stray Cats on first new album in 26 years: “It’s time now…We’re way...

Credit: Russ HarringtonThe Stray Cats are strutting again and will release 40, their first album in 26 years, on May 24 in celebration of...

First it steals your mind: Soundgarden’s “Superunknown” turns 25 today

A&M RecordsSoundgarden's breakthrough album, Superunknown, turns 25 today. Released on March 8, 1994, Superunknown became the band's most critically and commercially successful record. It debuted...

New season of AXS TV’s “The Big Interview” to feature Steve Perry, Foreigner members,...

Credit: Mandee Johnson The lineup has been revealed for the seventh season of the AXS TV series The Big Interview, and as usual, host Dan...

Report: Robert Plant joins list of rumored artists playing Woodstock 50

Mike Lewis Photography/RedfernsLed Zeppelin's Robert Plant is part of a wide-ranging new list of artists that are rumored to be playing the Woodstock 50...

WorldWired down under: Metallica announces Australia and New Zealand tour

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica will bring their WorldWired tour Down Under this fall, kicking off  a tour of Australia and New Zealand October 17 in Perth. "It's...

Hospital gown worn by Kurt Cobain at Reading Festival going to auction

Mick Hutson/Redferns The white hospital gown that Kurt Cobain famously wore during Nirvana's 1992 headlining set at the U.K.'s Reading Festival is going up for...
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