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Watch trailer for “Song to Song,” featuring Flea and Iggy Pop

Credit: Steve KerosThe trailer for Song to Song, reclusive director Terrence Malick's new film about the Austin music scene, has been released. The clip features quick cameos from Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea...

Soundgarden releases remixed version of “Flower” from “Ultramega OK” reissue

Sub PopSoundgarden has shared a remixed version of their song "Flower," which will appear on the forthcoming reissue of the band's 1988 debut album, Ultramega OK. You can listen to the new...

Stone Alone: New documentary about ex-Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman in production

Frank Hoensch/Redferns via Getty ImagesThe North American rights to a new documentary titled The Quiet One that takes an in-depth look at the life of longtime Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman have been acquired...

Metallica’s Kirk Hammet selling classic 1968 Jaguar

ABC/Randy HolmesKirk Hammett is parting ways with a part of his classic car collection. The Metallica guitarist is selling his 1968 Jaguar XKE Series 1.5 2+2, which you can bid on now via eBay. "Kirk...

Styx, REO Speedwagon and Don Felder uniting for lengthy US summer trek

Courtesy of Live NationLast month, Styx and ex-Eagles guitarist Don Felder teamed up for a brief Las Vegas residency, and now the veteran rock acts will join forces with REO Speedwagon for a major...

John Mellencamp’s collaborative album with Carlene Carter due in April; full tour in support...

Courtesy of AEG LiveSad Clowns & Hillbillies, John Mellencamp's recently reported collaborative album with country-folk artist Carlene Carter, now has a release date -- April 21. Mellencamp also has announced a full list of...

HBO to air British documentary David Bowie: The Last Five Years

Credit: Jimmy KingHBO has acquired the U.S. TV rights to the documentary David Bowie: The Last Five Years. The BBC Films production aired on BBC Two in the U.K. back in January.  It was directed...

Grateful Dead’s famous 1977 Cornell concert finally getting official release

Ed Perlstein/Redferns/Getty ImagesIt's regarded by many Deadheads to be the greatest Grateful Dead concert on tape: A show recorded at Cornell University's Barton Hall in May of 1977.  In fact, it's so famous...

Happy anniversary Tommy & Gina: Bon Jovi’s “Livin’ on a Prayer” went to #1...

Paul Natkin/Getty ImagesLast year, Bon Jovi's landmark album Slippery When Wet marked its 30th anniversary, but this week marks the 30th anniversary of one of it's best-known songs, "Livin' on a Prayer," topping the...

Moody Blues to celebrate 50th anniversary of “Days of Future Passed” on new North...

Decca Music GroupThis November will mark the 50th anniversary of the release of The Moody Blues' symphonic-rock masterpiece Days of Future Passed, and to celebrate the milestone the veteran British band will mount...

The Rolling Stones’ Exhibitionism exhibit moving to Chicago in April

Credit: David J HoganAfter The Rolling Stones' Exhibitionism display ends its run at New York City's Industria Gallery on March 12, the expansive and interactive exhibit will be moving to Chicago. The band...

Roger Waters announces solo album’s title; joins Nick Mason at London event promoting Pink...

Dave J Hogan/Getty ImagesFormer Pink Floyd singer/bassist Roger Waters has revealed the name of his long-awaited new solo album, Is This the Life We Really Want? Waters has posted a brief video on his...

“Book Writing Man”? UK book publisher claims he has a copy of an unreleased...

Michael Hickey/Getty ImagesBritish publisher John Blake claims he has a copy of an unpublished memoir Mick Jagger penned in the early '80s that the Rolling Stones frontman doesn't want to release. Blake has written...

Lars Ulrich promises “crazy and overwhelming” production for Metallica’s stadium tour

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica will spend their summer playing stadiums across the U.S. on their first full-length North American tour in eight years, in support of their new album Hardwired...to Self-Destruct, and drummer Lars...

The Yardbirds to keep a-rollin’ with new US tour

Credit: Arnie GoodmanThe Yardbirds' current incarnation is preparing to launch a new series of U.S. tour dates next month with a March 4 show in Melbourne, Florida. The legendary British Invasion group's itinerary...

Steven Adler’s mom publishes memoir focusing on founding Guns N’ Roses drummer’s struggle with...

Monarch PublishingDeanna Adler, the mother of original Guns N' Roses drummer Steven Adler, has just published a book that focuses on her son's long, harrowing battle with heroin addiction and alcohol abuse, which...

Ex- Eagle Don Felder plotting guest-filled new solo album

Credit: Michael HelmsFormer Eagles guitarist Don Felder is working on a new solo album that he's hoping to release to coincide with a planned summer tour. Felder tells ABC Radio that like his...

Pete Townshend performing at Parkinson’s disease fundraiser in London in April

Rick Diamond/Getty Images for The WhoThe Who's Pete Townshend has joined the lineup of a U.K. charity event called Symfunny No. 2, which raises money for the Parkinson's UK organization. The show, which will...

Film rights to book about Beatles fill-in drummer Jimmy Nicol secured by Roy Orbison’s...

Jimmy Nicol with The Beatles in 1964 (Keystone/Getty Images)The Beatle Who Vanished, a 2013 book about the life of drummer Jimmy Nicol, who briefly toured with The Beatles in 1964 after Ringo Starr fell...

Mike + the Mechanics releasing new studio album, “Let Me Fly,” in April

The End Records/BMGMike + the Mechanics, the band led by founding Genesis guitarist/bassist Mike Rutherford, will release their first new studio album in six years, Let Me Fly, on April 7. The record is...

Watch Blondie’s spacy video for new single “Fun”

Credit: Alexander ThompsonLast week, Blondie released a song called "Fun. " the first single from its forthcoming studio album, Pollinator. Now, an official video for the tune has premiered on the influential New Wave...

Gregg Allman’s upcoming solo album, “Southern Blood,” now available for pre-order

Rounder RecordsGregg Allman has shared a brief update about his upcoming solo album, Southern Blood, which he recorded with his current backing group at the historic FAME Recording Studios in Muscle Shoals,...

Metallica’s Lars Ulrich recalls Grammys and “livid” James Hetfield on Tuesday’s “The Late Late...

Terence Patrick/CBSMetallica drummer Lars Ulrich appeared on Tuesday's Late Late Show, to talked about the band's upcoming World Wired Tour 2017, cleaning up their act and that infamous Grammy Awards microphone gaff.  After...

Boston plotting major North American trek called the Hyper Space Tour

Credit: Kamal AsarBoston is planning to return to the road in a big way in 2017. The veteran rockers have announced that they will embark on a 48-date North American trek, dubbed...

Simon Sings: Bad Company drummer Simon Kirke releases new solo album, “All Because of...

The End Records/BMGSimon Kirke is best-known as the founding drummer of Bad Company and Free, but he also is an accomplished singer and songwriter. Kirke has just released a new solo album titled All...

Pink Floyd to release individual volumes from its expansive “Early Years” box set in...

Legacy RecordingsIn November, Pink Floyd released a massive 27-disc multimedia box set titled The Early Years -- 1965-1972 that features a treasure trove of rare and previously unreleased audio and video from the...

David Bowie’s “Blackstar” album certified gold in the US

ISO/Columbia RecordsThe late David Bowie and his final studio album, Blackstar, won five trophies this past Sunday at the 59th annual Grammy Awards, and now comes word that record has been certified...

Lars Ulrich addresses Grammy performance mishap; calls Lady Gaga the “quintessential perfect fifth member”...

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica's Grammy performance with Lady Gaga was hampered by some technical issues, but drummer Lars Ulrich isn't too upset about it. "There was a slight technical snafu, but that's not really something you can...

Lynyrd Skynyrd taking part in 2018 Southern Rock Cruise along with 38 Special, Marshall...

Credit: Clay Patrick McBrideFor eight years, Lynyrd Skynyrd hosted their own themed cruise called the Simple Man Cruise, and now the legendary rock band have joined the 2018 lineup of another seagoing...

Former Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett celebrating band’s “Wind & Wuthering” album on new US...

Credit: Tina KorhonenFresh off his appearance on Yes' 2017 Cruise to the Edge, ex-Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett is set to launch a brief North American tour with a two-night stand at City Winery...

Paul Simon schedules performances at Wisconsin’s Eaux Claires Festival in June

Credit: Myrna SuarezPaul Simon announced his first U.S. concert appearances of 2017, a pair of performances at the Eaux Claires Festival on June 16 and 17 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. The folk-rock legend with...

Heart guitarist Nancy Wilson’s side project Roadcase Royale to make live debut at MS...

Credit: Julie BergmanHeart guitarist Nancy Wilson's new side project, Roadcase Royale, will give its debut live performance at the fifth annual Rock Against MS Benefit Concert & Award Show, scheduled for March...

Metallica to guest on “Carpool Karaoke” TV series

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica will guest on the premiere season of Carpool Karaoke: The Series, a standalone show based on James Corden's popular The Late Late Show segment. You can watch a trailer for series now...

Unplugged wire reportedly caused Metallica’s Grammy performance mishap; Laverne Cox apologizes for forgetting intro

Monty Brinton/CBSMetallica's microphone mishap during their Grammy performance last night was reportedly caused by an unplugged wire. According to TMZ, sources close to the production say that a stagehand accidentally disconnected a wire under...

Eagles of Death Metal documentary, featuring U2’s Bono and The Edge, premieres tonight on...

Credit: Danny NorthU2's Bono and The Edge are featured in the new documentary Eagles of Death Metal: Nos Amis (Our Friends), which premieres tonight at 10 p.m. ET on HBO. The film explores...

The Beatles released the “Strawberry Fields Forever”/”Penny Lane” single 50 years ago today

Bettmann/Getty ImagesToday marks the 50th anniversary of the release of The Beatles' two-sided single featuring "Strawberry Fields Forever" and "Penny Lane." Both tracks were recorded during the same sessions that yielded ...

New documentary about The Beach Boys’ “Pet Sounds” album to premiere on Showtime in...

Capitol/UMeA new documentary about the creation of The Beach Boys' influential 1966 album Pet Sounds will premiere in April on Showtime. The film, titled Beach Boys: Making Pet Sounds, was made in conjunction with...

Randy Bachman featured on new version of Bachman-Turner Overdrive’s “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet”

Credit: Mike HoughRandy Bachman makes a guest appearance on the upcoming album by award-winning Canadian blues guitarist Steve Strongman, No Time Like Now, which will be released on March 10. Bachman lends his...

Metallica announces North American tour

ABC/Randy HolmesFresh off their performance at the Grammys, Metallica has announced a headlining tour of the U.S. and Canada in support of their new album, Hardwired...to Self-Destruct. The metal legends' first full-length North...

Grammys 2017 — the performances

Bruno Mars performs a tribute to Prince; Monty Brinton/CBSAs usual, Sunday night's Grammy Awards were less about the awards, and more about the performances, as unexpected artists duetted with one another, and...

David Bowie Wins Five Grammys, Technical Problems Mar Metallica’s Performance

Monty Brinton/CBSSunday night's 59th Annual Grammy Awards was a great night for David Bowie, even though he sadly wasn't around to appreciate it. The late rock icon won five Grammys overall, sweeping every category ...

John Mellencamp schedules summer performances in support of upcoming album, “Sad Clowns & Hillbillies”

Credit: Marc HauserJohn Mellencamp recently announced that he and veteran Americana artist Carlene Carter will be releasing a new collaborative album called Sad Clowns & Hillbillies in the spring, and now the heartland rocker...

Bowie Is Big Early Winner at Grammys; Adele, Drake and Beyonce Also Win During...

Courtesy the Recording AcademyThe Grammy Awards telecast hasn't begun yet, but David Bowie already is a big winner.  The late rock legend has already won four Grammys during the Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony,...

Tom Petty Saluted as MusiCares Person of the Year by Henley, Foo Fighters, Nicks,...

Michael Kovac/WireImageA host of top artists gathered Friday night in Los Angeles to salute Tom Petty at the annual MusiCares Person of the Year gala -- an event that, according to Billboard, raised more...

Metallica Rises to Top of “Billboard” Mainstream Rock Songs Chart for Ninth Time

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica has notched their ninth number one single on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs chart thanks to "Atlas, Rise!," a track from the band's new album, Hardwired...to Self-Destruct. Only five other bands have topped...

Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson Releasing Album of String Quartet Versions of Tull Tunes

BMG/The End RecordsJethro Tull frontman Ian Anderson has teamed with ex-Tull keyboardist John O'Hara and the Carducci Quartet -- an award-winning Anglo-Irish string quartet -- to record an album featuring reimagined classical versions...

David Bowie Competing for Multiple Honors at This Sunday’s Grammys; Dylan, Gabriel Also Among...

Credit: Jimmy KingThe 59th Annual Grammy Awards take place on Sunday, and among the artists who will compete for multiple honors at the ceremony is the late David Bowie. The influential rocker's...

Metallica, Lady Gaga Collab Will Be a “Great Performance,” Says Grammy Producer

Herring & Herring; ABC/Fred LeeThe tradition of unexpected collaborations at the Grammys will continue this year with Metallica performing alongside Lady Gaga. As Ken Ehrlich, the executive producer of the Grammys telecast, explains, it...

Limited-Edition Book About Fleetwood Mac’s Early History Penned by Mick Fleetwood Due in the...

Genesis PublicationsA new, limited-edition book about Fleetwood Mac's turbulent early years written by the band's drummer, Mick Fleetwood, will be published this fall. Love that Burns -- A Chronicle of Fleetwood Mac: Volume 1,...

Mellencamp, Gibbons, Fleetwood & More Appearing on New Season of Sammy Hagar’s AXS TV...

Courtesy of AXS TVSammy Hagar's AXS TV reality series Rock & Roll Road Trip is returning for a second season that's scheduled to premiere Sunday, March 5, at 9 p.m. ET. The show, ...
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